One of the most popular protocols for the management of users across multiple applications is called System for Cross-domain Identity Management, or SCIM for short.
In this article:
- The Okta SCIM provisioning integration enables Deel HR clients that use Okta to provision employees into other applications via Okta.
- This integration pulls employee data from Deel into Okta so that IT groups can provision users into other apps like Zendesk, Salesforce, etc.
Clients must be subscribed to Deel HR.
How to set up Okta SCIM for Deel HR
✅ Step 1 – Connect to the Okta integration
- Select the (1) App Store tab and click (2) Okta.
- Click Connect to connect Deel to Okta.
You must be an Org Admin, IT Developer Admin, or Integrations Admin-People to set up this integration.
✅ Step 2 – Read the configuration overview
The first part of the integration is completed on Deel, while the second part is finalized in Okta.
✅ Step 3 – Generate SCIM API Base URL and Organization token
The SCIM API Base URL is the entry point to the Deel SCIM API, and you will need the API Token for authentication.
Save these credentials in a safe place, as you will need them when configuring Okta.
✅ Step 4 – Follow step-by-step guide to complete configuration
How to generate a new token for the Okta integration
Once you have connected Deel and Okta, you will be able to access the settings tab. On this tab, you can see SCIM API Base Url and the list of Deel tokens generated for Okta.
If you need to generate a new API token for Okta, Click New Token.
How to disconnect the Okta integration
Once you have connected Deel and Okta, you will be able to get the SCIM API Base URL and generate organization tokens.
You can disconnect the integration by clicking the options menu and selecting Disconnect.
Why is userName null in Okta?
userName field in Okta is mapped to a worker's work email in Deel HR. If the work email is not filled in, the userName in Okta will be null. You can enter the worker's work email in Deel to resolve this issue.
For other inquiries or help regarding your Deel HR Okta SCIM integration, kindly reach out to our support via chat or our request form.