Senior Software Engineer, Lifecycle Management

Bengaluru, India

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Okta is The World’s Identity Company. We free everyone to safely use any technology—anywhere, on any device or app. Our Workforce and Customer Identity Clouds enable secure yet flexible access, authentication, and automation that transforms how people move through the digital world, putting Identity at the heart of business security and growth. 

At Okta, we celebrate a variety of perspectives and experiences. We are not looking for someone who checks every single box - we’re looking for lifelong learners and people who can make us better with their unique experiences. 

Join our team! We’re building a world where Identity belongs to you.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Software Engineer to work on our Onboarding and Lifecycle Management (LCM) Platform team with focus on enhancing and managing services for importing, syncing and provisioning identities and access policies i.e., users, groups, roles, entitlements, etc. These features allow customers the flexibility to link and enhance their business processes with Okta’s identity management product. This role is to build, design solutions, and maintain our platform for scale.

The ideal candidate will be naturally curious and has experience building software systems to manage and deploy reliable and performant infrastructure and product code at scale on a cloud infrastructure.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with senior engineering team in major development projects, design and implementation
  • Conduct code reviews, analysis and performance tuning
  • Work with QA team to outline and implement comprehensive test coverage for broad features
  • Interface with cross-functional teams (Architects, QA, Product, Technical Support, Documentation, and UX teams) to develop connectors to on-prem and cloud apps
  • Analyze /Refine Requirements with Product Management
  • Partner with our Product Development, QA, and Site Reliability Engineering teams for scoping the development and deployment work
  • Design and implement core, high-performance, scalable software components


Required knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • 5+ years of software development experience building highly-reliable, mission- critical software
  • Experience with object-oriented languages, e.g. Java and C#
  • Experience with data stores, e.g. relational databases
  • Experience with one or more of the following Directory services: Active Directory, LDAP
  • Experience with RESTful APIs
  • Experience working with a system of scale

Nice to haves:

  • Experience with server-side technologies including caching, asynchronous processing, and multi-threading
  • Experience in TDD
  • Experience with UI development or javascript frameworks
  • Knowledge of Identity and Access Management protocols and technologies: OAuth, OpenID Connect, SAML, etc
  • Microsoft Azure management APIs, ADFS, Office 365 or Microsoft’s Directory Synchronization Tool 


 Education and Training:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field




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