Okta is hiring a

Software Engineer in Test - Platform (Sr./Staff/Principal)

San Jose, United States

Title of Job: Software Engineer in Test - Platform (Sr./Staff/Principal)

Role Located in: San Francisco or San Jose, CA

Reports to: Director, Quality


Okta is the foundation for secure connections between people and technology. By harnessing the power of the cloud, Okta allows people to access applications on any device at any time, while still enforcing strong security protections. It integrates directly with an organization’s existing directories and identity systems, as well as 4,000+ applications.

Because Okta runs on an integrated platform, organizations can implement the service quickly at large scale and low total cost.

Thousands of customers, including Adobe, Allergan, Chiquita, LinkedIn, and Western Union, trust Okta to help their organizations work faster, boost revenue, and stay secure.




Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop detailed test plans and end to end test code for Okta's Platform offering.
  • Own the test automation plan; lead the effort for automated coverage.
  • Work in a small team to design, implement, review and troubleshoot software
  • Represent Quality; customer advocate, promote positive user experiences
  • Work with engineering management to scope and plan engineering efforts
  • Collaborate with Development, Technical Support, Documentation and UX teams

Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities:

  • 5+ years experience in software testing; deep experience with API/platform testing required
  • Solid grasp of software engineering principles and practices, and web based technologies
  • Understanding and appreciation for TDD
  • Experience testing a developer focused platform a plus
  • Knowledge of network security, encryption, authentication and authorization a plus

Education and Training:

  • BS (M.S. preferred) in Computer Science or related field


Okta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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