17 Jun 2015

Techie Software Engineer – Mobility Management – Server (Sr./Staff/Principal)

Okta, Inc – Posted by oktaSan Francisco, California, United States

Job Description

Company Description:

Okta is an integrated identity and mobility management service. Built from the ground up in the cloud, Okta securely and simply connects people to their applications from any device, anywhere, at anytime. Okta integrates with existing directories and identity systems, as well as thousands of on-premises, cloud and mobile applications, and runs on a secure, reliable and extensively audited cloud-based platform.

More than 2,000 customers, including Adobe, Allergan, Chiquita, LinkedIn, MGM Resorts International, Shire Pharmaceuticals and Western Union, use Okta to improve employee productivity, increase supply chain efficiency and revenue and improve compliance. The thousands of enterprises and cloud vendors, as well as the millions of people using Okta, are the foundation of the industry’s fastest growing IT network for the cloud and mobile world. Okta is backed by premier venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz, Greylock Partners, Khosla Ventures and Sequoia Capital. To learn more about Okta, visit: https://www.okta.com.


We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer to join the Mobile team. This team is leading the expansion of Okta’s vision to manage identity and application access on every connected device – smartphone, tablet, wearable, laptop, desktop, etc.


You will get the benefit of being one of the early engineers to build Okta’s Mobility Management Service and scale it out to meet the demand of our growing customer base. You will work in a small, close-knit team of engineers and will have a huge stake in deciding the direction of the product.


As part of this team you will design and implement server APIs, policy logic, caching, and DB schemas to support our Okta Mobility Management product. You will also have the opportunity to work on our mobile apps. You’ll interact with Product Management, UX, and the Team Lead to develop the next generation of cloud device management solutions.



  • Partner with test engineering, product management and the user experience teams to deliver new features.
  • Research and architect solutions that take advantage of our unique position as both the Identity Provider and the Device Management service.
  • Develop JSON REST API services
  • Implement Apple MDM and Android management protocols
  • Write automated unit, functional, and integration tests
  • Java with Spring, Hibernate, Maven
  • Nice to haves:
  • MDM/EMM experience
  • Identity experience


  • Java with Spring, Hibernate, Maven

Nice to haves:

  • MDM/EMM experience
  • Identity experience



  • Bachelors in Computer Science
  • 3 or more years of experience


Okta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How to Apply


Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Techie. Job Tags: mobile, Okta, San Francisco, and software engineer. Job expires in Endless.

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