• Full Time
  • Ireland

Website Okta

Get to know Okta

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.

Join Okta’s Enterprise Security team as a senior engineer responsible for safeguarding Okta’s corporate environment. You’ll work closely with the Security and Business Technology Engineering teams to implement and manage endpoint security solutions and ensure that core infrastructure applications are protecting our workforce, endpoints, and corporate data. You’ll use your skills in IT, security, and development to build, secure, test, and operationalize solutions that achieve security and business objectives. Preferred experience with enterprise security tools such as Okta, EDR (Endpoint Detection and Response), CASB (Cloud Access Security Broker), DLP (Data Loss Prevention), MDM (Mobile Device Management), SASE (Secure Access Service Edge), and SSPM (SaaS Secure Posture Management). The ideal candidate should have a proven track record automating solutions utilizing a cloud first approach and be comfortable communicating with support staff, technical leadership, and management.


The most important quality is an innate desire to make tools and people work together solving complex problems with expertise, creativity, and a security first mindset.


What you’ll be doing

Own relationships within internal teams as a security SME for solution engineering, security assessment, and vulnerability mitigation
Work with internal stakeholders and vendors to evaluate new systems and feature enhancements before they are developed and deployed
Build and update custom automation and cloud infrastructure to support the team’s workflows
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to tackle global technology challenges.
Stay updated on emerging security solutions and tools
Prioritize working on multiple simultaneous projects with overlapping deadlines
What you’ll bring to the role


Experience securing web applications and infrastructure
Experience working with enterprise security solutions
Experience working in AWS or other cloud environments
Experience with a modern scripting language (Python preferred)
Experience providing security guidance and mitigations to teams
Experience hardening and troubleshooting Linux, Windows, macOS, iOS, and Android
Experience evaluating 3rd party software solutions
Experience working with REST APIs
Strong written and verbal communication skills
And extra credit if you have experience in any of the following!


Experience leading projects
Experience with managing and securing SaaS applications
Experience working with identity management technologies (MFA, SAML, WebAuthn)
Experience working with Okta


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

Amazing Benefits
Making Social Impact
Fostering Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging at Okta
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.

Diversity & Inclusivity:

State of Inclusion at Okta
Every year, Okta releases the State of Inclusion report, our annual report that brings accountability and transparency into our Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DIB) work. The data provides visibility into our ongoing efforts and holds us accountable to continue creating change.

To apply for this job please visit www.okta.com.