Apica is a leading provider of innovative software solutions in the Observability space, designed to revolutionize how businesses gain insights into their systems and applications. We are dedicated to delivering cutting-edge products that streamline processes and enhance user experiences. Our mission is to empower organizations to thrive in the digital age through intuitive and visually compelling software.
As a Product Manager at Apica, you will play a pivotal role in defining, planning, and delivering exceptional products that meet customer needs and drive business growth. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, including engineering, design, marketing, and stakeholders, to drive the product development process from concept to launch.
- Define and articulate the product vision, strategy, and roadmap in alignment with company goals and market opportunities.
- Conduct market research, competitive analysis, and customer feedback analysis to identify market trends and opportunities.
- Collaborate with stakeholders to prioritize and define product features and requirements.
- Create and maintain detailed product documentation, including user stories, wireframes, and specifications.
- Work closely with design and development teams to ensure the successful implementation of product features.
- Lead product development sprints, prioritize backlog items, and drive the agile development process.
- Monitor and analyze product performance, user engagement, and key metrics to make data-driven decisions and improvements.
- Define and track KPIs and product success criteria to measure the impact of product releases.
- Collaborate with marketing and sales teams to create go-to-market strategies and product launch plans.
- Ensure product compliance with industry standards, regulations, and quality standards.
- Stay up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies to drive innovation.
- Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent work experience). MBA is a plus.
- Proven experience as a Product Manager, with a track record of successfully bringing products to market.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to make data-driven decisions.
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
- Experience with agile development methodologies (e.g., Scrum, Kanban) and product management tools.
- Familiarity with product management software (e.g., Jira, Trello).
- Excellent organizational and project management skills.
- Strong leadership and decision-making abilities.
- Creative and innovative mindset.