Systems Engineer, Security Automation (Senior/Staff)
 Bellevue, WA

Are you a creative IT problem-solver looking for more exposure to the world of Security? If you enjoy a rapidly-changing environment with the opportunity to create lasting solutions that have real impact to the business, we are looking for you. Okta has an immediate need for a Systems Administrator and Developer to join our Security Automation team. You will be responsible for developing and maintaining systems to support Okta’s Security Team, including integrations with ServiceNow, JIRA, Salesforce, Splunk, and other cloud-based security services. The ideal candidate will be able to break down complex problems into simple tasks, develop creative solutions to new technical challenges, and maintain the systems they have created.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop and implement tools and systems that allow us to simplify complex daily tasks such as audit evidence collection and phishing response

  • Work closely with the Security teams to capture requirements, create design documentation, and develop solutions

  • Manage deployments and infrastructure in AWS, as well as administer SaaS-based solutions

  • Develop, follow and support best software engineering practices

Minimum REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • 3+ years experience in creating solutions for IT or Security teams

  • Strong knowledge of Python, Java, or similar OOP languages

  • Experience with administration of on-prem and cloud applications

  • Knowledge of secure coding practices

  • Knowledge of infrastructure as code and provisioning tools

  • Ability to work independently and collaborate with a remote team

  • Ability to multi-task and deliver consistently on deadlines

Desirable Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge in cloud security architecture

  • Experience in research and development in the security field

  • Able to give presentations and represent Okta in public venues

Education and Training:

  • B.S. in a Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience

Okta is an Equal Opportunity Employer