Principal Software Engineer in Test (San Jose, CA)(Remote Eligilble)

Last updated 27 days ago
Location:San Jose, California
Job Type:Full Time

Company Description: 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. To learn more about Okta, visit: https://www.okta.com Position Description:
Okta is seeking an experienced Principal Software Engineer in Test for our Identity and Governance Engineering team. This team is responsible for Identity Management and Governance of the entire life cycle of users migrated into Okta. As part of product quality engineering, this person needs to ensure product releases are done with highest quality and reliability. Automation at every level is key for faster, robust and secure releases. Job Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Automate API tests, End-to-End tests, reliability/scale tests
  • Review requirements and design specs to develop relative test plans and test cases
  • Work with engineering management to scope and plan engineering efforts
  • Clearly communicate and document QE plans for scrum teams to review and comment
  • Review application code, identify areas of weakness and bugs, architect needed tools for future coverage
  • Automate all critical features to maintain zero-debt cadence
  • Release features with solid quality to customers
  • Respond to production issues/alerts and customer issues during on-call rotation
Minimum REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • 8+ years of experience in Java and Javascript skills
  • 5+ years of quality engineering for enterprise level of cloud software (AWS/GCP/Azure)
  • 5+ years of experience automation tools - Selenium, Postman/Apigee, Jmeter, etc
  • 1+ years of experience in performance/scalability/reliability and its related automation tools
  • Able to write and review designs and code with colleagues of different competencies and seniority
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision to deliver well-designed high-quality code on time
  • Experience with web APIs, automation experience for a SAAS or PAAS product
Education and Training: BS/MS in Computer Science or related field

Okta is rethinking the traditional work environment, providing our employees with the flexibility to be their most creative and successful versions of themselves, no matter where they are located. We enable a flexible approach to work, meaning for roles where it makes sense, you can work from the office, or from home, regardless of where you live. Okta invests in the best technologies and provides flexible benefits and collaborative work environments/experiences, empowering employees to work productively in a setting that best and uniquely suits their needs. Find your place at Okta https://www.okta.com/company/careers/.

Okta is an Equal Opportunity Employer