Project Management Intern (Summer 2022)

Okta is the leading independent identity provider. The Okta Identity Cloud enables organizations to securely connect the right people to the right technologies at the right time. With more than 7,000 pre-built integrations to applications and infrastructure providers, Okta provides simple and secure access to people and organizations everywhere, giving them the confidence to reach their full potential.

We're an identity company. Identity matters because we’re all unique. We have unique backgrounds and we’ve faced specific challenges and we've learned a lot along the way. At Okta we believe those experiences equip us to look at the world with our own perspective. Our product protects your right to be you, and we want every single one of our employees to feel a sense of belonging, acceptance, and comfort to express their ideas, because ultimately our differences are what makes us great. 

About our Internship:

We are looking for University students pursuing a bachelor's degree in computer science, business administration, management or a like-field who are interested in a 2022 Summer Internship and that are passionate about technology solutions and delivery in a fast paced agile environment. Ideal candidates for our program will share our passion and pride in providing internal solutions enabling Okta to scale. Our intern will join a BT Strategy and Operations team that strongly believes in empowered teams, transparency,  and cross functional  alignment .

Okta values you as an individual. We are committed to career progression, employee wellbeing, and making a positive impact in our local communities.  As an Okta Intern, we offer a competitive salary, great benefits, and an amazing team culture. We also offer high priority projects, great mentors, and Lunch-n-Learns with Okta leaders. Read what former interns are saying about their experience as an Okta intern: https://www.okta.com/company/careers/intern-program/

As an Okta Intern you will:

  • Partner with scrum leaders, technical program managers and delivery teams using agile methodology and scrum practices for project delivery
  • Assist in managing various projects within Business Technology (BT) 
  • Manage project  issues and risks, taking a hands-on and proactive approach to unblock project progress as needed 
  • Deliver consistent project communication  providing clear  transparency on project status and progress of initiatives at all levels of the organization

You could be a great fit for this role if you have:

  • Ability to analyze and think quickly  to resolve  roadblocks
  • Ability to communicate effectively, good interpersonal Skills
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment and influence without authority 
  • Self-motivated with the ability to stay focused in the middle of distraction
  • Bonus if you have experience working with project teams within an agile framework 

Education Requirements:
An in progress BS, MS, or PhD in computer science, business administration, management or related field with plans to graduate in December 2022 or May/June 2023.

Okta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Okta is rethinking the traditional work environment, providing our employees with the flexibility to be their most creative and successful versions of themselves, no matter where they are located.  We enable a flexible approach to work, meaning for roles where it makes sense, you can work from the office, or from home, regardless of where you live.  Okta invests in the best technologies and provides flexible benefits and collaborative work environments/experiences, empowering employees to work productively in a setting that best and uniquely suits their needs.  Find your place at Okta https://www.okta.com/company/careers/

By submitting an application, you agree to the retention of your personal data for consideration for a future position at Okta.  More details about Okta’s privacy practices can be found at: https://www.okta.com/privacy-policy.

 

Apply

Resume
Upload Resume/CV (PDF must be less than 8 MB )
Cover Letter
Upload Cover Letter (PDF must be less than 8 MB )
Education
U.S. Equal Opportunity Employment Information (Click here for instructions)

We request this data to help assess our candidates and workforce to promote diversity, inclusion, and belonging and to ensure we maintain fair and equitable hiring practices. Responding to the survey is voluntary.