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Senior Infrastructure Performance Engineer in Test - United States (remote)

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Okta is The World’s Identity Company. We free everyone to safely use any technology—anywhere, on any device or app. Our Workforce and Customer Identity Clouds enable secure yet flexible access, authentication, and automation that transforms how people move through the digital world, putting Identity at the heart of business security and growth. 

At Okta, we celebrate a variety of perspectives and experiences. We are not looking for someone who checks every single box - we’re looking for lifelong learners and people who can make us better with their unique experiences. 

Join our team! We’re building a world where Identity belongs to you.

We are looking for Quality Engineer(QE) that is passionate about performance testing of large-scale, mission-critical software in a fast-paced agile environment. The ideal candidate will be partnered with talented full stack engineers that share our passion and great pride in the simple elegance and usability of our solution. Okta engineering strongly believes in automated testing, UX design and an iterative process to build high-quality next generation software.

 

The Quality Engineering- Infrastructure Performance in particular is an elite team that operates fast, is innovative and flexible; with weekly sprints. They work on mission critical service infrastructure core components and develop automation around service availability, scalability and high through-put. They are key members of the system performance/core teams. This is a rock star team....come be a part of it!

 

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Understand Okta backwards and forwards from core products to service infrastructureMaster, improve and innovate upon our existing tools and processes for monitoring and measuring our application performance in production and pre-production environments.
  • Identify performance bottlenecks and create repeatable processes for benchmarking purposes. 
  • Be a performance test advocate and advisor to the rest of the Engineering organization .
  • Work across teams to identify and build out test environments that reflect real world deployments.
  • Develop and execute system upgrade test plan for Okta’s Infrastructure components

 

Minimum REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • 4+ years of QE experience preferably in an enterprise SaaS company
  • 2+ years of Performance Testing/Monitoring of Web Applications
  • Experience in Java based automation development.  
  • Experience working with large data volumes 
  • Solid understanding of diagnosing system utilization in a Linux based environment.
  • Experience with some of the following technologies and services:
    • Linux (RPM or Deb-based distributions)
    • Cloud based Infrastructure as a Service (AWS/GCP)
    • Container based service schedulers (e.g., Docker, ECS, Kubernetes, etc.)
    • MySQL
    • Log management tools (Splunk/Sumologic/Kibana)
    • Monitoring systems (Nagios, Zabbix, Wavefront, AppDynamics, NewRelic)

Education and Training:

  • Any Bachelors Degree.
  • Specialized training or equivalent working experience in: Software Development Lifecycle, Web Applications desired.

This position requires the ability to access federal environments and/or have access to protected federal data.  As a condition of employment for this position, the successful candidate must be able to submit documentation establishing U.S. Person status (e.g. a U.S. Citizen, National, Lawful Permanent Resident, Refugee, or Asylee. 22 CFR 120.15) upon hire.

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Below is the annual base salary range for candidates located in California, Colorado, New York and Washington. Your actual base salary will depend on factors such as your skills, qualifications, experience, and work location. In addition, Okta offers equity (where applicable), bonus, and benefits, including health, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), flexible spending account, and paid leave (including PTO and parental leave) in accordance with our applicable plans and policies. To learn more about our Total Rewards program please visit: https://rewards.okta.com/us.   

The annual base salary range for this position for candidates located in California (excluding San Francisco Bay Area), Colorado, New York, and Washington is between:$114,000—$170,000 USD The annual base salary range for this position for candidates located in the San Francisco Bay area is between: $142,000—$194,000 USD

What you can look forward to as an Okta employee!

Okta cultivates a dynamic work environment, providing the best tools, technology and benefits to empower our employees to work productively in a setting that best and uniquely suits their needs. Each organization is unique in the degree of flexibility and mobility in which they work so that all employees are enabled to be their most creative and successful versions of themselves, regardless of where they live. Find your place at Okta today! https://www.okta.com/company/careers/.

Okta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, marital status, age, physical or mental disability, or status as a protected veteran. We also consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and convictions records, consistent with applicable laws. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, please use this Form to request an accommodation.

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Job Profile

Regions

North America

Countries

United States

Benefits/Perks

Bonus Dental and Vision insurance Equity Flexible Spending Account Health, Dental and Vision Insurance Paid leave

Skills

Automation AWS Docker Java Kibana Kubernetes Linux Monitoring Systems MySQL SaaS Security Splunk Wavefront Zabbix

Tasks
  • Develop automation for benchmarking
  • Identify performance bottlenecks
  • Monitor application performance
  • Upgrade test plan for infrastructure components
Experience

4+ years

Education

Bachelor's degree

Restrictions

U.S. Person status required

Timezones

America/Anchorage America/Chicago America/Denver America/Los_Angeles America/New_York Pacific/Honolulu UTC-10 UTC-5 UTC-6 UTC-7 UTC-8 UTC-9