Akamai Technologies, Inc Solutions Architect in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cambridge, United States
Sep 25, 2018 Post Date
014510 Requisition #
Solutions Architect is part of the Akamai Professional Services team and work directly with clients to deliver Akamai's solutions. You will be involved with projects from requirements gathering, design, implementation, testing and customer sign-off. You will work independently, within a small technical team, or with a global 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 Akamai’s Media, Enterprise, Commerce, and High-Tech customers. You will be working with internal stakeholders, such as Sales Representatives, Project Managers, Technical Support, and Engineering. You will participate in internal projects that help scale the group, implement best practices, and improve our methodology and quality of integrations.
As a Solutions Architect, you will be responsible for:
Work as a member of a cross functional project team contributing to the technology-based solutions and consult on concept feasibility.
Own the technical components of a customer integration project including but not limited configuration, debugging, documentation, testing, and go live support.
Integrate Akamai's Solutions including Dynamic Site Accelerator, Web Application Accelerator, Web Application Firewall, Global Traffic Manager, EdgeComputing for Java, Electronic Software Downloads, Download Manager and more.
Partner with Business Support, Sales, Engineering, Product Development and Technical Support to resolve issues that arise during customer trials, integrations, or post implementation support.
Accurately scope implementation timelines for integrations.
Identify technical risks and provide mitigation strategies.
Review configurations with other Professional Service team members to ensure quality and accuracy to requirements.
Required Education and Experience
- Relevant experience and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering or another related field.
Experience in the IT Industry.
Experience with Internet technologies including TCP/IP, HTTP, DNS and web servers.
Experience, preferably within a consulting or tech organization.
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.
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.
Akamai is a growing, and evolving, company with offices and operations around the world. As such, we strive to foster inclusive and representative workplaces where all employees are wholly welcome, and enabled to share and benefit from each other’s diverse contributions, as one global team. Our commitment to diversity reaches beyond our corporate offices, to our business partners and suppliers who share the same principles, and whose employees we value as integral to the Akamai business family. Learn more atwww.akamai.com/diversity.
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Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer that values the strength 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.