Simplify Logo

Full-Time

Director – Product Security

Reviews

Posted on 5/28/2024

Okta

Okta

5,001-10,000 employees

Extensible identity platform with numerous integrations

Compensation Overview

$191k - $287kAnnually

+ Equity + Bonus

Senior

Canada

Category
Cybersecurity
IT Project Management
IT & Security
Required Skills
Management
Requirements
  • Extensive professional background in Product Security in leadership or managerial roles
  • Proven track record in managing geographically distributed security teams
  • Advanced expertise in modern web application components, architecture, and design principles
  • Proficient in identifying prevalent web application vulnerabilities through secure code reviews and conducting manual Web Application Penetration Tests
  • Working knowledge of compliance frameworks (SOC2, PCI, FedRamp, et al.)
  • Exceptional ability to communicate, influence, and articulate vulnerability risks and present remediation options clearly to stakeholders
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams, possessing exceptional stakeholder management skills
Responsibilities
  • Lead the overall Security Reviews program for all business units at Okta, defining its strategy, direction, and roadmap
  • Collaborate closely with Engineering, Product, and Design teams to comprehend their security requirements and pinpoint opportunities for program enhancements
  • Evangelize the Secure Development Lifecycle throughout the company
  • Collaborate with Product Management to drive security features and enhancements
  • Oversee key performance indicator (KPI) metrics, regularly tracking and reporting program performance to senior management
  • Maintain and strengthen a team culture of growth, openness, trust, rigor, humility, mutual support, and psychological safety
  • Lead the process of recruiting great engineers to meet the growth plan for the team in collaboration with our recruiters
  • Mentor Product Security engineers in their career progression
  • Deliver security presentations, representing Okta with authority in private and public forums.

Okta provides a neutral and extensible Identity platform with 7,000+ integrations, offering powerful and flexible identity solutions for various industries and use cases, prioritizing identity at the core of technology stacks.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.2B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

28%
INACTIVE