Senior Salesforce Security Engineer


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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. 

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Senior Salesforce Security Engineer

Join Okta’s Enterprise Security team as a senior engineer responsible for safeguarding Okta’s Cloud applications. You'll work closely with the tProduct Security team and Business Technology Engineering teams to enhance operational and technical solutions, ensuring the security of our business applications like Salesforce, Netsuite, and others.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Offer expertise in cloud security to BT Engineering & Data teams, focusing on our SaaS application stack.
  • Provide guidance on secure Apex and Javascript implementation within Salesforce or similar SaaS applications.
  • Secure business applications including Salesforce, Netsuite, etc.
  • Collaborate with Product Security peers to devise secure application support solutions, and ensure automated security scans are in place.
  • Review SaaS application architecture to ensure compliance with security controls, frameworks, and best practices.
  • Maintain comprehensive technical documentation of security services.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to tackle global technology challenges.
  • Secure inbound and outbound application data through approved integrations.
  • Maintain, audit, and remediate all security integrations.
  • Support IAM team in resolving application access issues.
  • Stay updated on emerging security solutions and tools.



  • Minimum 5 years of IT and/or infosec experience.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in relevant fields preferred.
  • CCSK, CCSP, CISSP, or equivalent certifications preferred.
  • Experience in SaaS Application Security and identity management.
  • Proficiency in API integrations and secure application integration.
  • Hands-on experience with development environments and CI/CD pipelines.
  • Familiarity with security principles and risk management concepts.
  • Knowledge of Owasp Top 10 or similar web app security frameworks.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to balance security risks with business benefits.
  • Proactive, independent, and deadline-oriented approach.



What you can look forward to as an Full-Time Okta employee!

Okta cultivates a dynamic work environment, providing the best tools, technology and benefits to empower our employees to work productively in a setting that best and uniquely suits their needs. Each organization is unique in the degree of flexibility and mobility in which they work so that all employees are enabled to be their most creative and successful versions of themselves, regardless of where they live. Find your place at Okta today!

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