Are you excited by the prospect of creating large scale software
systems? Would you like the opportunity to create a seamless
internet experience for our end users?
Join our fast-paced and prestigious DNS Infrastructure and
create a world class internet user experience
The team is part of Mapping Engineering, the group responsible
for the software that measures and models the global internet and
directs traffic for Akamai's globally distributed network of
servers. This software represents Akamai's 'secret sauce', allowing
us to manage our customers' internet traffic with industry-leading
performance and reliability.
As a Senior Software Engineer you will be responsible for :
*.Analyzing, designing and implementing distributed system
software that isperformant, fault-tolerant, massively scalable and
resilient against DOS attacks
Do what you love
To be successful in this role the ideal candidate needs the
* Have 5 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s degree in
Computer Science or related field
* Have 3 years of relevant experience and a Masters or
* Have relevant experience and a PhD in Computer Science or
* Excellent experience working in C/C++ or similar
* Demonstrated knowledge of network protocols and
implementations (TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, SSL).
* Have experience in a Linux operating system
* Have experience with DNS
* Comfort learning any of the above (this is key!)
Work in a way that works for you
We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in
which people want to work and deliver at their best is different
for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible
* Working remotely from home or any other work location once
settled into the role.
Working with us
At Akamai, we’re curious, innovative, collaborative and
tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an
unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our
teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the
forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric,
you’ll thrive here.
Working for you
At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow,
flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are
designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future.
We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life:
* Your health
* Your finances
* Your family
* Your time at work
* Your time pursuing other endeavors
Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual
needs and budget, both today and in the future.
Innovating on a global scale, we deliver our customers a fast,
smart and secure intelligent edge platform. Working against a
backdrop of digital collaboration, our highly skilled team drive
progressive solutions that have the scope to transform
entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to
Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a
company with a global reach and exciting services and clients?
Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge
and inspire you!
Job Qualification Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action,
Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity
brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against
on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status,
disability, or other protected group status.
Is relocation available for this position? No
Is a Security Clearance required? (If yes, applicants selected
will be subject to a government security investigation & must meet
eligibility requirements for access to classified information):
About Akamai® is the leading content delivery network (CDN)
providing cloud services that help deliver, optimize, and secure
online content and business applications. At the foundation of
Akamai solutions, the Akamai Intelligent Platform™ enables
unmatched speed, reliability, and security–backed by expertise and
relentless innovation–to improve reach and invisibility across the
web. Akamai removes the complexities of connecting the increasingly
mobile world, supporting 24/7 consumer demand, and enabling
enterprises to more securely leverage the cloud. To learn how
Akamai is accelerating the pace of innovation in a hyperconnected
world, visit http://www.akamai.com , and follow @Akamaijobs on
Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity
Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the
workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of
gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or
other protected group status. EEO is the Law .