Product Management Intern, MBA (Summer 2023)

Okta

Okta is the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise. The Okta Identity Cloud enables organizations to securely connect the right people to the right technologies at the right time. Over 17,000 organizations, including 20th Century Fox, JetBlue, Nordstrom, Slack, Teach for America and Twilio, trust Okta to help protect the identities of their workforces and customers.  With over 7,000 pre-built integrations to applications and infrastructure providers, Okta customers can easily and securely use the best technologies for their business.

LOCATION: Remote or In-Person (San Francisco)

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Our MBA Product Management summer internship will immerse you in the Okta product development process. You will collaborate with partners across Okta, including Engineering, Design, and go-to-market on projects that impact everything from new products to the evolution of our core products. We will be hiring 5 Product Management Interns for Summer 2023.

JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

We have several open intern positions, so both projects and responsibilities depend on the team’s needs as well as each intern’s skills, abilities, and background. Each internship includes the following responsibilities:

  • Understanding core business problems and requirements from existing customers, prospects, as well as other strategic initiatives
  • Partnering with Engineering and other internal groups to identify, prioritize, define, and document user stories and use cases to guide product development
  • Tracking industry trends and competition alongside internal data to inform product decisions and strategy

Our goal for the MBA Product Management summer internship is to give our interns a real sense of what Product Management is like at Okta and hire qualified interns for full time Product Management positions.

MINIMUM REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES

  • Currently pursuing an MBA (May/June 2024 Grad)
  • Ability to interpret and engage around complex technical concepts
  • Excellent communication skills (presentation, verbal, and written)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities (Engineering or tech background preferred)
  • Track record of successful delivery of company-critical projects in ambiguous environments
  • Ability to work effectively in a nimble environment while scaling the business and organization
  • Passionate about building new features and launching SaaS products 
  • Intellectual curiosity, creativity, and an entrepreneur mind-set

OKTA’S INTERN PROGRAM

As an intern, you’ll do real work that matters and have an opportunity to see what working at Okta is all about. You’ll also have the support of your manager and a mentor to help you develop new skills. 

Our interns also have the opportunity to build a strong community – with their fellow interns, within their teams, and with the broader company. We want you to grow professionally and you’ll do that through outside of your core intern function by participating in intern-specific events like our Executive Speaker Series and more. 

Interns may choose the format of their internship: either in-person at our San Francisco Okta office, or virtually. We give our interns the opportunity to choose the option that best suits their needs. 

We offer 12 week internships in the U.S. in the Summer.

 

Okta is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action 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, physial 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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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/.

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