Okta Mock Interview

To help you prepare for an Okta job interview, here are 27 interview questions and answer examples.

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What publication tools do you have experience working on during your time as a technical writer?

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List of 27 Okta Interview Questions & Answers

  1. 1.

    What publication tools do you have experience working on during your time as a technical writer?

  2. 2.

    What programming languages would you consider yourself fluent in?

  3. 3.

    How do you stay organized and on track when working on multiple projects or duties at the same time?

  4. 4.

    What software analysis and design tools do you have familiarity working with?

  5. 5.

    What is one unique personality trait you possess that would help you be successful in this role with Okta?

  6. 6.

    Do you have experience writing a custom exception in Java?

  7. 7.

    What do you feel is one of the top issues that is faced by data engineers today?

  8. 8.

    If hired here at Okta, what do you feel would be the biggest hurdle for you to overcome from the start?

  9. 9.

    Here at Okta, we ask our test engineers to follow specific QA protocols. What role do you feel QA plays in software development and testing?

  10. 10.

    What SDLC models are you familiar in working with?

  11. 11.

    How have you handled obstacles that you've faced during information gathering processes in your time as a technical writer?

  12. 12.

    Discuss a couple of software sales techniques. Which sales technique do you think is most effective for Okta, and why?

  13. 13.

    Do you consider yourself stronger in C++, C#, Java, or Python?

  14. 14.

    In a technical support role here at Okta, we expect that you would be able to bring great customer service skills to the role. Describe your customer service philosophy in the support that you would provide.

  15. 15.

    What do you feel are the primary features and benefits of the Java programming language?

  16. 16.

    What experience do you have in the different types of software maintenance?

  17. 17.

    How do you ensure that you have a healthy work-life balance in your career?

  18. 18.

    Tell me about a time your manager changed the scope of the project in the middle of it. How did you deal with it?

  19. 19.

    If you were asked to review a colleague's code that they had written, what key things would you look for?

  20. 20.

    Would you say that you are a goal oriented on the job? What would I be able to do as your manager to help you achieve your goals if hired here at Okta?

  21. 21.

    If hired for this position here at Okta, would you be comfortable handling overall project manager responsibilities for new software development?

  22. 22.

    At Okta, we rely on a full team effort to deliver top quality products to our customers. Tell me about a time that you worked well as part of a team. Are you comfortable in a similar role here?

  23. 23.

    Walk me through your experience in enterprise software sales, and complex sales cycles.

  24. 24.

    At Okta we value organization. Tell us about a time when you were particularly effective on prioritizing tasks and completing a project on schedule.

  25. 25.

    Do you have experience working with data in a cloud computing environment?

  26. 26.

    What methods do you use to stay up-to-date on the latest trends in tech?

  27. 27.

    If you were faced with a situation that you didn't know the answer to or understand, what would your next steps be?