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Software Engineer - Identity & Directory



Software Engineering
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Software Engineer - Identity & Directory

ID 2024-24720
Position Type

Company Overview

Docusign brings agreements to life. Over 1.5 million customers and more than a billion people in over 180 countries use Docusign solutions to accelerate the process of doing business and simplify people’s lives. With intelligent agreement management, Docusign unleashes business-critical data that is trapped inside of documents. Until now, these were disconnected from business systems of record, costing businesses time, money, and opportunity. Using Docusign’s Intelligent Agreement Management platform, companies can create, commit, and manage agreements with solutions created by the #1 company in e-signature and contract lifecycle management (CLM).

What you'll do

Docusign is looking for a Software Engineer to join the Identity & Directory team. This position is in Docusign's Directory team, which is responsible for high-volume, low-latency user and group management stores and services. Your goal would be to help build highly scalable and highly performant secure services in an environment with 5 9’s availability and bank grade security.

We move at a fast pace, solve hard problems, and are continuously innovating in the space and raising the bar. If you share our enthusiasm for building robust distributed systems, this is the team for you.

This position is an individual contributor role reporting to the Senior Manager Engineering.


  • Be open minded, forward thinking and passionate about great software
  • Think about how to solve problems in scale and build fault tolerant systems
  • Develop testable, high-quality, and ship-ready code with ample test coverage
  • Work with Product Management and other developers to understand and translate marketing requirements into design requirements and provide estimates for development
  • Be involved with the design, not just code to a spec
  • Work as part of a cross-site development team to drive design, implementation, testing and release of products

Job Designation

Hybrid: Employee divides their time between in-office and remote work. Access to an office location is required. (Frequency: Minimum 2 days per week; may vary by team but will be weekly in-office expectation)

Positions at Docusign are assigned a job designation of either In Office, Hybrid or Remote and are specific to the role/job. Preferred job designations are not guaranteed when changing positions within Docusign. Docusign reserves the right to change a position's job designation depending on business needs and as permitted by local law.

What you bring


  • BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineer or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience with IAM (Identity & Access Management) tools and platforms like Okta, Microsoft Azure AD, SailPoint, Azure Identity Center, or similar
  • Experience in a client-facing role, with a focus on security and IAM solutions
  • 5+ years experience in C#, Java, C++, or other object-oriented programming language


  • Ability to plan, initiate, and manage IAM-related technical projects
  • Deep understanding of IAM principles, technologies, and protocols such as OAuth, OpenID and OpenID Connect, LDAP, Kerbero
  • Experienced building or consuming RESTful web-services
  • Directly involved in the design and operation of large-scale cloud services
  • Experience with Cloud Computing (public, private, and hybrid) best practices as they relate to IAM security
  • Experiences with the entire software development lifecycle, including version control (git), build process, testing, and code release
  • Agile and Test-driven development methodologies
  • Ability and desire to move across technology stacks fluently and easily
  • A passion to learn new software technologies

Wage Transparency

Based on applicable legislation, the below details pay ranges in the following locations:

California: $134,900.00 - $216,975.00 base salary

Illinois and Colorado: $129,000.00 - $182,250.00 base salary

Washington and New York (including NYC metro area): $129,000.00 - $190,550.00 base salary

This role is also eligible for bonus, equity and benefits.

Global benefits provide options for the following:

  • Paid Time Off: earned time off, as well as paid company holidays based on region
  • Paid Parental Leave: take up to six months off with your child after birth, adoption or foster care placement
  • Full Health Benefits Plans: options for 100% employer paid and minimum employee contribution health plans from day one of employment
  • Retirement Plans: select retirement and pension programs with potential for employer contributions
  • Learning and Development: options for coaching, online courses and education reimbursements
  • Compassionate Care Leave: paid time off following the loss of a loved one and other life-changing events

Life at DocuSign

Working here

Docusign is committed to building trust and making the world more agreeable for our employees, customers and the communities in which we live and work. You can count on us to listen, be honest, and try our best to do what’s right, every day. At Docusign, everything is equal.

We each have a responsibility to ensure every team member has an equal opportunity to succeed, to be heard, to exchange ideas openly, to build lasting relationships, and to do the work of their life. Best of all, you will be able to feel deep pride in the work you do, because your contribution helps us make the world better than we found it. And for that, you’ll be loved by us, our customers, and the world in which we live.


Docusign is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application procedures. If you need such an accommodation, or a religious accommodation, during the application process, please contact us at [email protected].

If you experience any issues, concerns, or technical difficulties during the application process please get in touch with our Talent organization at [email protected] for assistance.

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States Not Eligible for Employment

This position is not eligible for employment in the following states: Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, Mississippi, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia and Wyoming.

EEO Statement

It's important to us that we build a talented team that is as diverse as our customers and where all employees feel a deep sense of belonging and thrive. We encourage great talent who bring a range of perspectives to apply for our open positions. Docusign is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes hiring decisions based on experience, skill, aptitude and a can-do approach. We will not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected category.

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