Auth0 Staff Software Engineer (Backend) - IAM

Auth0, an Okta business unit, is an easy to implement, adaptable authentication and authorization platform. Basically we make everyone’s login box awesome. If you are a problem solver who wants make this login experience even better, then look no further - Auth0 IAM Authentication domain is where you want to be. Our domain’s mission is to provide a simple, secure, standards-compliant and delightful authentication experience for both end users and developers. We work with NodeJS, React, Postgres/MongoDB databases and our services run on both AWS and Azure. Our technology radar continues to try, adopt and re-visit various technologies and are proponents of using right tools for the job.


As a member of Authentication Federations team at Auth0 you will:

  • Be a part of fast paced, agile team comprising of engineers, a product manager and designer.

  • Design and develop features, APIs and fixes to handle our current and future scale.

  • Design and develop features involving factors like WebAuthn, Push notifications, One Time Passwords (OTP) and more.

  • Help our customers have an awesome experience with our products.

  • Collaborate with support team as the last level of escalation for tickets.

  • Participate on our on-call rotations for troubleshooting production issues.

  • Lead team discussions, mentor other engineers to become senior and improve team’s productivity.


You are a good fit for this role if you:

  • Have excellent communication and collaboration skills.

  • Have 5+ years of software development experience.

  • Have 1+ years of experience in identity and access management (IAM) domain.

  • Have experience creating public or internal APIs using NodeJS/Javascript/Typescript.

  • Have experience with unit/integration/end to end/performance testing.

  • Are autonomous and have a continuous improvement mindset.

  • Pay attention to details and keep user experience a top priority. 

  • Enjoy being part of a highly collaborative, remote friendly environment.


Bonus points if you:

  • Have experience developing containerized applications and deploying it to Kubernetes on cloud infrastructure vendors like AWS, Azure, GCP.

  • Have experience with GoLang, Terraform.

  • Have experience with FrontEnd ReactJS/VueJS.

  • Have deep understanding of NodeJS event loop.


((Colorado, New York City and Washington only*) Minimum salary of $154,000/year + bonus, commission, or variable comp (depending on role) + equity + benefits)


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