OKTA Engineer - PH
About The Role
As an OKTA Engineer for the team you will be primarily responsible for the platform. You will collaborate with security engineers, software engineers and quality engineers in delivering and maintaining platform services. You will also collaborate with Infrastructure Engineers, Operations and vendors in order to support the overall platform needs.
In this role, you'll get to...
Work closely with development, infrastructure, and service delivery teams to understand their needs and deliver a cost-effective solution
Implement and support OKTA platform changes and configuration of OKTA products, ensuring seamless integration with clients' existing systems and applications
Suggest new functionality as an improvement to existing OKTA platform
Troubleshoot and resolve OKTA access-related issues and incidents
Configure and customize OKTA to meet specific business requirements
Monitor the OKTA support system and be able to research OKTA documentation and/or contact external OKTA resources in order to research and develop solutions to issues as they occur
Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in OKTA technology and proactively apply them
Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including security analysts, architects, and project managers, to ensure successful delivery of OKTA projects
Perform other duties as needed by the role
On day one, we'll expect you to...
Have over 4 years of proven experience as an OKTA Engineer, supporting and implementing Okta-based solutions
Have a Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field preferred
Have a comprehensive understanding of OKTA's services and integration features, including but not limited to:
- Okta OIE
- Okta Universal Directory
- Okta Lifecycle Management
- Okta Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication
- Okta API Access Management
- Okta Access Gateway
Have knowledge and ability to create OKTA APIs for custom integrations and solutions.
Have a solid understanding of identity management and security policy concepts, protocols, and best practices
Have proficiency in integrating OKTA with various types of applications (SaaS, on-prem, mobile), as well as directories (like Active Directory, Azure, AWS, Google, and LDAP).
Be experienced with SSO protocols: such as SAML expressions, OIDC configurations and OAth
Have an experience with implementing SSO, MFA, and adaptive authentication using OKTA
Have strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills, with the ability to analyze complex technical issues and provide effective solutions
Have excellent oral and written communication skills
Have proven client relationship skills
Be currently residing in the Philippines and can perform work from there
Be willing to install next generation endpoint protection on the computer
Have a fully functional and up-to-date computer with which to perform duties
Be willing to install and use a time keeping app while performing duties with the company
Be willing to work for 40 hours per week during US Pacific time zone (8am - 5pm PST) or during client hours as required
NOTE: This is a remote (work from home) FULL TIME.