Full-Time

Staff Software Engineer

Okta

Okta

5,001-10,000 employees

Online identity verification solutions


$158,000 - $221,000

Equity, Bonus

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Agile
JavaScript
UI/UX Design
React.js
Quality Assurance (QA)
REST APIs
Requirements
  • 8+ years of software engineering experience building highly reliable, mission-critical software in the cloud at scale
  • Extensive knowledge of JavaScript language, along with experience building Express and ReactJS applications
  • Experience shipping robust services and user interfaces for production-grade applications in an agile, product-oriented environment
  • Prior experience with consuming and/or designing REST APIs
  • Excellent grasp of software development and testing principles
Responsibilities
  • Lead, design, architect and build high-quality scalable software by enforcing best practices around software engineering architecture and processes
  • Collaborate with product owners, UX, and engineering teams to scope and plan engineering efforts and dependencies
  • Own your code at all stages of the lifecycle - design, implementation, test automation, delivery, and monitoring - to provide high-quality products to our customers
  • Contribute to the design and implementation of new products and features while also working down our existing technical debt
  • Raise the bar on engineering excellence by improving standard methodologies, producing best in class of code, documentation, testing, and monitoring
  • Conduct code reviews, retrospectives, and other continuous improvement activities
  • Collaborate with QA, Technical Support, Documentation, and UX team
  • Be a mentor for colleagues and help promote knowledge-sharing

Okta stands out as a leading independent identity provider, offering a robust Identity Cloud that enables secure and efficient connection between people and technologies, a feature trusted by over 10,000 organizations including prominent names like JetBlue, Nordstrom, and Slack. The company's competitive edge lies in its extensive pre-built integrations, numbering over 7,000, with applications and infrastructure providers, simplifying and securing access for people and organizations globally. Okta's culture of fostering confidence and potential in its workforce and customers, coupled with its industry leadership and technical prowess, makes it an attractive workplace.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.2B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

18%

2 year growth

48%