Technical Project Manager- iOS

Ashtopus Consulting
  • Chandigarh
  • Confidential
  • 8-13 years
  • 16 Oct 2015

  • Project/ Program Management IT

  • IT/ Technology - Mobile/ VAS Applications
Job Description

Technical Expertise:

Understanding and implementing of project management practices
Managing and delivery of projects from conceptualization, visualization to technology
mapping and final execution of projects
Managing Project scope and change requests (CR)
Interact with the client to create technology specifications from business requirements for
modules within the project.
Guiding the team in defining technical architecture of their projects, including working with
them to finalize the DB schema.
Formulates strategies and methods in coordination with the Architect to gather functional
requirements and capture them in standard notations like use cases.
Planning and allocating work to the team.
Monitoring development activities and reporting project progress
Managing, mentoring and providing technical guidance/support to project teams
Liaison with project team and delivering projects as per scheduled milestones
Review/Improve upon current processes/methodologies.
Improve the technical competence of the team through training & development of existing and
new team members.

Solution Development and Delivery

Provides technical direction for the development, design, and systems integration for
client engagement from definition phase through implementation.
Applies significant knowledge of industry trends and developments to improve service
to our clients.
Reviews work of development team.
Easily recognizes system deficiencies, and implement effective solutions.
Collaborate with the appropriate departments to assess and recommend technologies
that support company organizational needs.
Communicate the company's technology strategy to management, staff, Clients, and
Participate as a member of the senior management team in establishing governance
processes of direction and control to ensure that objectives are achieved, risks are
managed appropriately and the organizations resources are used responsibly,
particularly in the areas of software development, office networks and computers, and

Technical Effort Management

Owns the development life-cycle and is responsible for managing technical risks
throughout the project.
Communicates and enforces coding standards
Ensures technical teams are contributing to our code library.
Manages technical resources within budget and project schedule.


Holds regular status meetings with development team.
Delivers engaging, informative, well organized presentations.
Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion.
Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully.

Client Management

Manages client interaction and expectations regarding development efforts.
Develops lasting relationships with client personnel that foster client ties.
Communicates effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative
technical solutions.
Continually seeks opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client
Builds a knowledge base of each client's business, systems and objectives.


Skill & Expertise

A minimum of 8-10 years of total work experience including 5+ years of relevant software
development experience in reputed IT organizations and at least 3+ years of experience in
team management and client handling.
Proficient in Objective-C, C, C++, i-phone OS and MAC OS
Sound knowledge of Cocoa, X code, Interface Builder, iPhone simulator, SQLite.
Should have experience with SDK 3.0+ using standard and intermediate APIs (location,
compass, video, camera, etc)
Proven experience in Integration of iPhone/iPod touch application with web services
Aware of iPhone deployment services leveraging Enterprise Management
Should have working knowledge in Object Oriented Techniques & MVC architecture
Good Communication Skills & Time Management
Good at visualization & making clean layouts
Should be able to handle stressful situations and deadline pressures well
Ability to understand how to think around obstacles and execute deliverables on time
Desire to change the existing paradigms, think out of the box and sharp analytical mind
Must have high initiative, leadership qualities, good Interpersonal skills and problem solving


This person must embrace the challenge of understanding and analyzing a complex business
environment, and display the ability, willingness, and courage to tackle difficult and multiple
assignments with a passion for delivering results. The successful candidate will be an integral
part of the succession plan for the organization, and therefore must be committed and confident
in his/her ability to become a trusted, respected member of a strong team that fosters esprit de
corps within its corporate environment.
This individual will successfully motivate his/her team. Highly committed to the company's
mission, this individual is organized, persistent, and profit-focused; possesses proper
relationship instincts; and is able to manage the development of complete, balanced programs.
Energy, creativity, focus, intellectual curiosity, strong work ethic and diplomacy skills are
dominant characteristics which enable him/her to function effectively within a team-driven,
interactive environment. This person will possess the highest levels of emotional and intellectual

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