Technical Program Manager II- Participation

The Position

Location flexible, candidates considered in San Francisco, Seattle, New York, or other Twitter office locations in the US. 


Who We Are:

We lead cross-functional delivery of critical initiatives across the company, serving the public conversation. Twitter’s Technical Program Management Participation team leads operations and delivery of Twitter’s highest priority work, empowering Twitter’s Engineering, Product and cross-functional teams to thrive and scale. TPM at Twitter is a centralized org with a diverse bench of industry leaders working across all orgs in the company. As a Participation TPM, you will be responsible for driving the future of Twitter’s products, tools, and platforms, while leading cross-functional initiatives that span the breadth of the company.

What You’ll Do

  • Lead strategic alignment and technical delivery of company-wide programs and projects in support of Twitter’s consumer products

  • Partner with program stakeholders and lead execution from requirements to delivery

  • Increase overall effectiveness by systematically identifying and solving root cause organizational and technological challenges discovered throughout program delivery

  • Partner with cross-functional teams to ensure teams meet their schedule targets by implementing industry standard methodologies in team management and roadmap delivery, creating novel solutions where appropriate. 

  • Partner with Product Managers, Engineering Managers and Technical Leads to deliver solutions that meet engineering and business requirements

Who You Are

  • Experienced partner with a track record of partnering with engineering or business to define strategy and requirements

  • Proficient collaborating with engineering teams to design, scope, and deliver high scale services within distributed systems

  • Consistently trusted leader, able to lead teams and executives through complex data-driven decisions

  • Excel amid ambiguity, able to influence peers / managers toward shared vision and forward progress

  • Multitasker, with capacity execute several programs simultaneously




  • Bachelor's degree or higher in computer science, engineering or a related technical field, or equivalent work experience

  • 3+ years as a TPM, engineering leader, product manager, or related field

  • Experience working with several different development methodologies and productivity tools

  • Consistent track record of shipping products with high customer impact

  • Proven ability to identify and resolve systemic issues in both software and people systems

Company Description

Twitter is what’s happening and what people are talking about right now. For us, life's not about a job; it’s about purpose. We believe real change starts with a conversation. Here, your voice matters. Come as you are, and together, we'll do what's right (not what's easy) to serve the public conversation.

Additional Information

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter. Twitter is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status.


San Francisco applicants: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


Software Engineering


San Francisco, Seattle, New York City, Remote US, Boulder



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