Okta & Azure - Senior Engineer | On-site, Bangalore, India



Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023
Our engineers are skilled technical and consultative resources expected to be strong in both technical and soft skills. An engineer must be driven and proactive with the ability to problem-solve, communicate, participate in diverse project teams from a technical perspective, and interface effectively with customers, vendor partners, and colleagues.

How you’ll make an impact

  • The role will focus on the tactical execution of the program, including building, promoting, and implementing policies, standards, and procedures in Microsoft Azure Active Directory and Information Protection.
  • Serve as a liaison between functional areas and IT to ensure that data related business requirements for leveraging, retaining, and protecting sensitive data are clearly defined, communicated and well understood and considered as part of the operational execution, prioritization, and planning
  • · Maintain a highly secure system through proper configuration and system monitoring
  • Migrate customer on prem Active Directories to Azure Active Directory utilizing Microsoft & Optiv best practices.
  • Participate in daily standups, planning, and operational meetings
  • Serve as trusted security advisor to customers and account teams
  • Meet with prospective and current customers and sales teams
  • Can clearly communicate information security concepts and complex technical topics to a wide audience of both technical and non-technical personnel (customers, auditors, legal staff, engineers)
  • Must have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with a focus on outcomes driving impact

What we’re looking for

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or related field is required
  • Microsoft Azure experience (Low – Expert)
  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) or Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) highly preferred
  • Proven ability to learn and apply technical information
  • 4+ years in a role requiring technical knowledge of current data security, privacy and protection models & technologies.
  • Experience in the Azure cloud platform
  • Experience in Defender for Endpoint, Defender for Cloud Apps, Defender for Cloud, Defender for email
  • Strong understanding on MDM platform, i.e. Intunes.
  • Strong understanding of SaaS, PaaS and IaaS
  • Knowledge of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and MITRE ATTCK Framework
  • Knowledge of container/cluster-based solutions (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes, AKS)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Attention to detail, ability to multi-task and maintain composure when under pressure from customers
  • Ability to clearly communicate complex ideas
  • Ability to develop customer relationships
  • Knowledge of the larger competitive landscape
  • Help organization alignment of implementation responsibilities
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented
  • Consulting or client engagement experience
  • Ability to proactively identify client need and translate into a solution
If you are seeking a culture that supports growth, fosters success, and moves the industry forward, find your place at Optiv! As a market-leading provider of cyber security solutions, Optiv has the most comprehensive ecosystem of security products and partners to deliver unparalleled services. Our rich and successful history with our clients is based on trust, serving more than 12,000 clients of varying sizes and industries, including commercial, government, and education. We have the proven expertise to plan, build, and run successful security programs across Risk Management, Cyber Digital Transformation, Threat Management, Security Operations - Managed Services, and Identity and Data Management.
With Optiv you can expect
• A company committed to championing Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion through our Affinity groups including, Black Employee Network, Disabled Employee Network, Latino Employee Network, Optiv Pride (LGBTQIA+), Veterans Support Network, and Women's Network.
• Work/life balance.
• Professional training resources
• Creative problem-solving and the ability to tackle unique, complex projects
• Volunteer Opportunities. “Optiv Chips In” encourages employees to volunteer and engage with their teams and communities.
• The ability and technology necessary to productively work remote/from home (where applicable)
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