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Staff Salesforce Developer



Software Engineering, Sales & Business Development
Posted on Friday, March 8, 2024

Get to know Okta

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 a Staff Salesforce Developer to join our growing team in Business Technology (BT) and to help scale our business solutions while providing an extra focus on security, enabling Okta to be the most efficient, scalable, and reliable company. In this role, you will be responsible for designing and developing customizations, extensions, configurations, and integrations required to meet the company’s strategic business objectives. Candidates will work collaboratively with business stakeholders, business analysts, and engineers on different infrastructure layers, from proposal development to deployment and support. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem-solving and delivering high-quality solutions is essential. In addition, your product owner will look to you to provide all technical services—design, config, software development, and testing.


  • 5+ years’ hands-on Salesforce development with solid knowledge of Apex, Process Automation, and Lightning Web Components.
  • 7+ years of Software development experience with experience in Java, Python or Javascript..
  • Experience implementing various high-complexity projects/programs for Sales Cloud, Communities, Service Cloud Console, etc.
  • Experience defining the Architecture and Design of medium to large scale implementations.
  • Experience working with source control and continuous integration.
  • Demonstrable ability to drive end-to-end lifecycle, from conception to launch and post-launch support.
  • Solid understanding of developing secure solutions that leverage native Salesforce practices to protect sensitive data.


  • Translate business requirements into well-architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platform and products.
  • Design solid, scalable, and secure architectures for the systems, structures, and solutions to be implemented..
  • Provide a detailed level of effort estimates for proposed solutions. Articulate the benefits and risks of a solution’s feasibility and functionality.
  • Mentor other engineers to help them grow and improve their skills.
  • Take the role of Delivery Lead for different projects, making sure the team delivers the solution within the committed timelines while also follows defined coding/implementation best practices.
  • Define new coding standards that will help the engineering team build better, and more sustainable implementations.
  • Implement customer-facing and internal-based solutions inside the Salesforce platform using Apex, Lightning Components, and LWC.
  • Perform code reviews.
  • Implement integration between Salesforce and other external systems.
  • Finding opportunities to improve overall system health.
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders and product managers to find the most suitable solution for their needs.
  • Owning the deliverables from discovery to deployment with appropriate documentation.
  • Create and execute unit, integration, and functional tests.

Our team is collaborative, innovative, and flexible, and we consider work-life balance a top priority.



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!

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