Onico Solutions

Exceptional IT Staffing

Product Manager / Product Owner (IT)

The Product Manager / Product Owner (IT) is responsible for the entire lifecycle of our client’s products. This includes the following:

  • Product performance based on analytics and user feedback gathered first hand
  • A clear understanding of the business objective, functional and non-functional requirements, and how the product is meeting these
  • Vendor management and engagement to shape the product roadmap
  • Competitive analysis of the product marketplace in terms of features, functionality, fit, and business value


  • Lead the QA of purchased solutions to ensure features and functions have been enabled and optimized.
  • Set the product vision
  • Understand the business objectives and the problem to be solved
  • Understand the user requirements and use cases
  • Research the product marketplace
  • Create product options
  • Drive product evolution in an iterative fashion based on user requirements (Agile/Scrum)
  • Manage product deployment and adoption
  • Build product reporting dashboards and analytics
  • Engage users to gather feedback
  • Drive external vendors to deliver and innovate
  • Train users and internal stakeholders on product features and functions

Knowledge & Experience

  • A minimum of 5 years of related experience.
  • Excellent ability to understand and communicate business objectives and solutions
  • Excellent understanding of the user perspective and ability to drive exceptional user experience and adoption
  • Experience overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software and hardware solutions, systems, or products.
  • Exceptional analytical and statistical skills with the ability to apply them to systems issues and products as required.
  • Strong technical background in IT systems and how they work
  • Ability to conduct market and product research, make recommendations, and communicate findings
  • Ability to communicate up and down the management chain, providing the appropriate level of detail and focus on the right information.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

Personal Attributes

  • Able to exercise independent judgement and take action on it.
  • Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional listening, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills and the ability to communicate with all levels (the executive team, external stakeholders, and partners).
  • Logical and efficient
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks while under pressure.
  • Influence with the ability to build strong, close working relationships with key business stakeholders.
  • Strong customer-service orientation.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to translate technical information into simple, and non-technical speak for the wider stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous innovation and improvement.

This is a permanent position located in downtown Toronto with an annual salary of $80,000.00 per annum.