Possessing all the capabilities of a project manager, including leadership, organizational and communications skills, the Technical Project Manager must also have the technical acumen needed to lead IT projects, understand design and technical issues, and guide projects from conception to delivery. Planning, workflow, budget, execution, time management and stakeholder communication are responsibilities of the technical product manager. Technical proficiencies vary, but comprehension of all issues is a basic. Qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in a related field, PMP certification, PMITS and more.
Top jobs in Technical Project Management include: Program Manager, Senior Technical Program Manager and Agile Coach.