Technical Project Manager Jobs

Technical Project Manager Overview

Also known as computer and information systems managers, technical project managers play an essential role in various organizations. Requiring a balance between managerial duties and advanced technological skills, project managers are integral to project development and success. Individuals in this career need to be able to work with other department managers to meet the company's technological and project goals, creating software and designating tasks to employees for a smooth operation. Technical project managers manage hardware and software installation and upgrades while maintaining internal and external sites. Strict deadlines and long hours are part of technical project manager jobs, and individuals need to have flexibility and open communication at all times while working within strict budgets. Managers need to be able to review and determine the feasibility of project proposals.

Technical Project Manager Education Requirements

Individuals who wish to ascertain a position as a technical project manager need to have a bachelor's degree in information or computer sciences as well as previous work experience in a related field. Some companies prefer to hire those who have earned their graduate degree, proving a proficiency in computer and business administration. Depending on the position, technical project managers need to have a minimum of five years of work experience. Individuals need to be knowledgeable in various technologies, such as customer relationship management, development environment, and Web platform development software. Additional expertise through the obtainment of a certificate increases one's chances of being hired on as a Web project manager or a IT project manager.

Technical Project Manager Job Market

Recent studies predict that employment opportunities for project managers will increase by 15 percent over the next few years, which is faster than the national employment average. This growth will provide an additional 50,900 technical project manager jobs across America, offering numerous employment opportunities for new and experienced managers.

Technical Project Manager Salary

According to national statistics, computer and information systems managers earn a median wage of $120,950 annually, with the lowest 10 percent earning about $74,940 and the top 10 percent making around $187,200.

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Swansea, IL, 62220
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Technical Project Manager Swansea, IL Full-Time $70,000 - $90,000 Apply Apply Technical Project Manager Swansea, IL Full-Time $70,000 - $90,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Technical Project Manager with 5+ years of experience working closely with Development and QA teams, please read on. As ...
Houston, TX, 77021
Technical Project Manager needed for Wall Street Journal's "Startup of the Year." The Technical Project Manager is responsible for gathering, analyzing and composing technical information in the form of government grant paperwork, pilot proposals, protocols, technical applications and regulatory compliance. Translate technical information into clear, readable documents to be used by technical and...
About Digital Harbor: Digital Harbor is a leading innovator of Composite Risk & Compliance solutions for the last decade. Digital Harbor offers Industry’s most advanced end-to-end Operational Intelligence Suite for detection, investigation, assessment and monitoring. Proven in some of the largest US Financial Institutions and Government Intelligence Agencies, Digital Harbor’s award winning Platfo...
Minneapolis, MN, 55401
Professional Services Technical Project Manager position summary The Professional Services (PS) Technical Project Manager (PM) leads, coordinates and monitors all key activities/projects from initiation through delivery. A Technical Project Manager will be able to be given minimal direction and work independently, providing updates to their manager on a timely basis through approved systems and ...
Greenville, SC
Description: Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room...
MONROE, LA
Partner in a team environment or be able to independently manage and document all aspects of one of more technical project(s) that are tactical or strategic in nature and may involve one or more functional area. This may also be a sub-part of a larger technical implementation with responsibility for one set or subset of the larger project. Provides technical direction as appropriate. Ensure tha...
Greenville, SC
Description: Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room...
Philadelphia, PA
The Judge Group is currently seeking a Technical Project Manager in Philadelphia, PA for a long term Project. The Technical PM will be responsible for the following: -Overall coordination, status reporting and stability of project oriented work efforts. -Establishes and implements project management processes and methodologies for the IT community to ensure projects are delivered on time, withi...
Wilmington, DE, 19801
Responsibilities: Excellent employment opportunity for a IS Technical Project Manager in the Wilmington, DE area. Accountable for the delivery of Program/project is on time, budget and quality expectations Create and manage consolidated timeline, integrated work plan. Accountable for Project risk management. Ensure effective risk management processes are in place and effectively used by work s...
Wilmington, DE, 19850
IS TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER REQUIREMENT #15-00076 RECRUITER: BRIDGET BURNS JOB LOCATION: WILMINGTON, DE JANUARY 21, 2015 *** CANDIDATES MUST BE ABLE TO WORK ON OUR PAYROLL AS A W-2 *** Project Description: The IS Technical Project Manager (PM) leads Projects from initiation to close within agreed constraints of time, budget and quality. Ensures that the Project with multiple project/work s...
Houston, TX, 77002
Technical Systems Deployment Lead Location: Downtown Houston Duration: Permanent Job Description: The systems lead is a client facing Project Manager type that is a technical PM mostly Infrastructure with Server side experience. Need experience with both Oracle and SQL servers, strong knowledge of technical (not hands on) including .Net framework, Citrix and Hyper Visor technology. Resources w...
CHESTERFIELD, MO
SENIOR TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER (SR. SCRUM MASTER) You’ve managed projects using many methodologies. When you challenged the status quo, others thought it was professional suicide. Cutting through all the bureaucracy and bloated process made you an outcast. But you persevered and delivered on time and on budget. Now everyone wants to work on the projects you drive. You’ve mastered your domain an...
MONROE, LA
We are looking for self-starting, energetic Lead Technical Project Manager to join our team to project manage Software development activities from inception to deployment. The Lead Technical Project Manager will plan, organize, and direct the design, development and implementation of IT projects. Must have excellent financial analyst skills. This position will effectively manage our business par...
Greenville, SC
Description: Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room...
Houston, TX, 77030
We have an opening for a Senior Epic Technical Project Manager with a renowned health organization in central Houston. This person will manage all aspects of highly complex medium- to large-scale strategic IT projects that span three or more organizational boundaries. This is a 2 year contract which has the opportunity to convert to permanent-hire for the right candidate. *US Citizens and all oth...
Philadelphia, PA
Technical Project Manager Oversees the planning and designing of platform enhancements and modifications. Provides guidance to the Software Engineering team and other departments in identifying product and technical requirements. Organizes software update process for existing applications and coordinates the roll-out of software/platform releases. Attends critical meetings on behalf of the team. ...
Kansas City, MO, 64110
IBM MobileFirst team is seeking Technical Project Managers (PMs) to work very closely with architects, designers and developers to deliver Mobile solutions for our clients using Agile methods. The Technical PM will be responsible for delivering projects on schedule, on budget and at quality. The Technical PM will have to manage the project using IBM's Seven Keys to Success. Job responsibilities i...
San Francisco, CA, 94101
Technical Project Manager, San Francisco, CA Type: Full Time Intelecox is currently recruiting for Technical Project Manager for its key client in San Francisco CA. If interested please send your resume at ***** Qualifications & Responsibilities: You will manage the design and implementation of Web solutions for our clients, delivering premier, creative, complex, high-volume, high-...
Pittsburgh, PA
Job ID EPM-00009626 Emerson Company Power & Water Solutions Country United States State/Province Pennsylvania City Pittsburgh Publish Start Date Nov 18 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description Primary Responsibilities/Essential Functions: The Power Retrofit Solutions group provides fully engineered control system solutions for power plants in North America. The group focus...
New York City, NY, 10017
Our client, a leading Broadcast & Digital Media company, is seeking a Technical Project Manager to work on several Infrastructure projects, including an upgrade of their current Citrix environment and their Infrastructure Redesign (Virtual). You'll also be called upon to lead other current projects underway - all related to Infrastructure technologies. Responsibilities & Required Skills: . 10+ y...

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Project Management Career Tools

Project Manager

Salaries

$41,000.00 - $121,000.00
Typical Salary for Project Manager
(5610 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
47.1%
Master's
26.6%
Some College Coursework Completed
11.6%
Associates
6.1%
High School
3.3%
(4001 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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