Jira OAuth OpenID SSO Installation

Jira OAuth/OpenID app gives the ability to enable OAuth/OpenID Single Sign On for Jira Software and Jira Service Desk. Jira Software and Jira Service Desk are compatible with all OAuth/OpenID Providers. Here we will go through a guide to configure SSO between Jira and your OAuth/OpenID Provider. By the end of this guide, users from your OAuth/OpenID Provider should be able to login and register to Jira Software and Service Desk.


To integrate your OAuth/OpenID Provider with Jira, you need the following items:

  • Jira should be installed and configured.
  • Jira Server is https enabled (optional).
  • Admin credentials are set up in Jira.
  • Valid Jira Server and Data center Licence.

Download And Installation

  • Log into your Jira instance as an admin.
  • Navigate to the settings menu and Click Manage Apps.
  • Click Find new apps or Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.
  • Locate Jira OAuth/OpenID Connect Single Sign On (SSO), Jira SSO via search.
  • Click Try free to begin a new trial or Buy now to purchase a license for OAuth/OpenID Connect (OIDC) for Jira SSO.
  • Enter your information and click Generate license when redirected to MyAtlassian.
  • Click Apply license.
  • OAuth / OpenID Single Sign On (SSO) using OAuth/OpenID Provider, Manage apps menu