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Software Engineer, Access Fabric (Senior / Staff / Principal)

Position Description

We are looking for an experienced software engineer to join the team building out our Zero Trust offering. We’re looking for candidates who are passionate about scale, availability and security, and have experience building large scale SaaS services.

The ideal candidate is an engineering generalist, who excels at understanding complex problems and working with the systems, teams and tools needed to deliver a great experience to our customers.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Developing backend software in Go and Java
  • Working with gRPC or similar frameworks
  • Working across teams to develop requirements and design service interfaces
  • Working with cryptography libraries
  • Test-driven development, code review and design review
  • Supporting a large scale production SaaS
  • Shipping every day

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • 5+ years of software development experience in an object oriented language
  • Experience developing SaaS software in a cloud environment
  • Experience working closely with operations teams to deploy and support software
  • Understanding of internet infrastructure: DNS, TCP, TLS, HTTP, etc
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Science, or similar field

Bonus Points

  • Experience working with Go or Web Assembly
  • Experience building or working with load balancing software such as Nginx, Apache or Envoy
  • Experience working with JOSE, OpenID Connect or similar technologies
  • Background in internet infrastructure or security
  • Experience building microservices or working with Kubernetes


The foundation for secure connections between people and technology

Okta is the leading provider of identity for the enterprise. The Okta Identity Cloud connects and protects employees of many of the world's largest enterprises. It also securely connects enterprises to their partners, suppliers and customers. With deep integrations to over 5,000 apps, the Okta Identity Cloud enables simple and secure access from any device. Thousands of customers, including Experian, 20th Century Fox, LinkedIn, Flex, News Corp, Dish Networks and Adobe trust Okta to work faster, boost revenue and stay secure. Okta helps customers fulfill their missions faster by making it safe and easy to use the technologies they need to do their most significant work

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