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Technical Program Manager

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About Pinterest:

Millions of people across the world come to Pinterest to find new ideas every day. It’s where they get inspiration, dream about new possibilities and plan for what matters most. Our mission is to help those people find their inspiration and create a life they love. In your role, you’ll be challenged to take on work that upholds this mission and pushes Pinterest forward. You’ll grow as a person and leader in your field, all the while helping Pinners make their lives better in the positive corner of the internet.

Creating a life you love also means finding a career that celebrates the unique perspectives and experiences that you bring. As you read through the expectations of the position, consider how your skills and experiences may complement the responsibilities of the role. We encourage you to think through your relevant and transferable skills from prior experiences.

Our new progressive work model is called PinFlex, a term that’s uniquely Pinterest to describe our flexible approach to living and working. Visit our PinFlex landing page to learn more.

Pinterest is looking for an experienced and motivated Technical Program Manager to drive Quality outcomes in partnership with engineering, product, design and other TPMs.

What you’ll do:

  • Drive Quality across the Pinterest product by ensuring we have well defined quality goals and that we are meeting them.
  • Define quality and code coverage metrics and work across the organization to educate and ensure teams are meeting the quality goals. Identify and mitigate risks across all the Core teams.
  • Refine the SDLC framework and drive adoption.
  • Leverage best practices to create processes to streamline collaboration between stakeholders.
  • Influence teams and build relationships with key stakeholders across disciplines and teams.
  • Build effective and transparent communication channels to adaptively communicate schedules, priorities, status and risk to various functional stakeholders at all levels of the company.

What we're looking for:

  • BS in a technical discipline or equivalent experience (5+ years in a technical role).
  • 4+ years experience in a Technical Program Management.
  • Strong technical breadth and judgment - ability to quickly ramp up and go deep on a range of technologies, ability to identify technical risks and tradeoffs.
  • Comfort with a fast-changing environment and ability to operate independently.
  • Focus on execution and delivery in a data-informed environment.
  • Exceptional relationship-building skills, organizational awareness, and ability to persuade peers to accomplish program objectives while holding yourself and your team to a high standard of accountability.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Relocation Statement:

  • This position is not eligible for relocation assistance. Visit our PinFlex page to learn more about our working model.



At Pinterest we believe the workplace should be equitable, inclusive, and inspiring for every employee. In an effort to provide greater transparency, we are sharing the base salary range for this position. The position is also eligible for equity. Final salary is based on a number of factors including location, travel, relevant prior experience, or particular skills and expertise.

Information regarding the culture at Pinterest and benefits available for this position can be found here.

US based applicants only
$96,900—$200,000 USD

Our Commitment to Diversity:

Pinterest is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. We want to have the best qualified people in every job. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion or religious creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics (or those of a family member) or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state or local laws. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you require an accommodation during the job application process, please notify for support.
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