Technical Project Manager

Palo Alto, CA, United States


Idean is currently looking for an experieinced Technical Project Manager 
to join our fast-growing team in Palo Alto, California.


Before our mantra became “Life is too short for crappy UX”, we used to say: “Life is too short for crappy projects.”  Our company is built on the wholehearted belief that great UX can change the world. For us, this starts with awesome people, carefully hand-picked projects and crafting a work environment that inspires brilliant, meaningful work.


In this Technical PM role, you will be responsible for overseeing and directing developers and designers on multiple, complex, multi-location projects. The Technical Project Manager works with developers, designers, and customers daily. Ideal candidate has a passion for technology especially in mobile. 



  • Ownership of the entire project lifecycle from kick-off to delivery
  • Update the resourcing situation on a daily basis based on potential client change requests or staffing adjustments
  • Closely co-operate with the entire developer and design organization to ensure that projects are properly resourced. Is the subject matter expert for developers and leads by example.
  • Manage project financials including overall project budget, work estimates, profitability, revenue forecasts and invoicing
  • Ensure that quality standards are met according to Idean’s delivery principles. 


  • 5+ years of project management experience in software development
  • Experience in Agile and Lean software delivery. Scrum experience preferred.
  • Exemplary programming skills on at least one major mobile platform (iOS/Android)
  • Passion for technology
  • Solid track record on delivering projects on time, with solid margins and ensuring client & design team satisfaction
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent time management, financial management & leadership skills
  • Ability to identify new business opportunities during client engagements
  • Strong “can do” service attitude towards clients


Idean offers the following benefits for full-time employees among various other cool things: 
  • Competitive salary
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) and company holidays
  • Unlimited Caltrain GoPass (all zones, all days)
  • Benefit supplement to cover Medical, Dental & Vision for major plans offered from BlueShield, Aetna & Kaiser Permanente.
  • Basic life insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Weekly lunch
  • Health & wellness program
  • Multidisciplinary design & development team to grow with
  • …and multiple other cool benefits

In addition to the most exciting projects in this domain, Idean offers you an excellent team of talent, spirit & inspiration to work with. 

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