Akamai Technologies, Inc Solutions Architect (Application Security) in Bangalore, India
Solutions Architect (Application Security)
Jan 08, 2019 Post Date
014950 Requisition #
About the Job
Security Solutions Architects are part of the Akamai’s APJ Security team and work directly with clients to deliver Akamai's solutions. You will be involved with projects from design through implementation, testing and customer sign-off. You will work independently or within a small technical team in delivering the appropriate solution to Akamai's enterprise customers. You will plan, implement, test, and deploy Akamai platform configurations to integrate with customer web sites, develop and execute test cases and scripts for customer solutions. You will participate in internal projects that help scale the group, implement best practices, and improve our methodology and quality of integrations.
About the Team
Recognizing that an organization’s approach to its Internet initiatives is developed long before implementation and is an ongoing exercise long after go-live, Akamai Professional Services offers consulting services that addresses all phases of a customer’s Internet strategy. The Security Services team is part of Akamai’s APJ security business unit and are responsible for implementing Akamai’s Security solutions.
Work with customers to incorporate Akamai Security products and services into their architecture and operations to derive business value
Analyze customer web security traffic to tune security configurations
Provide expertise to optimize security posture
Build and install configurations and associated services
Implement new products/services in coordination with the customers’ and our project management team
Monitor timelines and milestones for changes and corresponding project impacts
Participate in training initiatives for the team, in order to help the team, grow their technical skills and soft skills
Education in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Management Information Systems or relevant engineering field
4-6 years of experience in application security domain
Strong understanding of protocols such as HTTP, HTTPS and DNS
Excellent business writing, presentation and communication skills
Web security background - Experience in implementing different security solutions such as web application firewalls, IDS, ModSecurity etc.
Linux hands on experience (Intermediate or Expert) is desired.
Professional certification in information security (i.e. CISSP, CEH, GWAPT, or CISA) is desired.
Experience with Unix and web-related programming or scripting languages: Perl, PHP, Shell Scripting, J2EE, .NET, C#, JSP, ASP, etc.
Creativity, enthusiasm, and innovation
Self-motivated, independent, and able to understand complex systems
About Akamai Technologies
Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world's largest companies. Akamai's intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart, and secure. Top brands globally rely on Akamai to help them realize competitive advantage through agile solutions that extend the power of their multi-cloud architectures. Akamai keeps decisions, apps and experiences closer to users than anyone - and attacks and threats far away. Akamai's portfolio of edge security, web and mobile performance, enterprise access and video delivery solutions is supported by unmatches customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring. To learn how Akamai is shaping the future of digital transformation, visitwww.akamai.comand follow @Akamaijobs onTwitter,Facebook,LinkedInandInstagram.
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