Akamai Technologies, Inc QA Architect in Herzliya, Israel

QA Architect


Herzliya, Israel

Software Engineering

Dec 19, 2018 Post Date

015192 Requisition #

Akamai is building new solutions for the cloud Web Application Firewall that require massive data analysis. The QA architect role, is to design & manage test automation solutions for complex workflow. In addition, the position required hands-on work such as, design, develop and execute tests.

These tests should examine the components in a Big Data solution that enables creating secured Internet environment.

About the Team:

The Web Security Team is focused on leveraging Akamai's core strengths of its highly distributed cloud based platform that already serves up to 30% of the traffic on the web and the massive amount of HTTP data it has access to as a result to define industry leading web security products that provides rapid visibility and controls for protection against constantly changing attack profiles. The Web Security Team is part of Akamai's Emerging Products Division and as a part of that group, you'll be working on innovating and developing new and groundbreaking Big Data products in the largest scale exists with real time needs and world impact.


• Build strategic test solutions with real value for QA team and for the all development process

• Design & manage test automation solutions for cloud security products on a complex workflow

• Work closely with developers and product to deliver projects in a timely manner.

• Act as a technical mentor to the QA members

Basic Qualifications:

• 8+ years as a Sr. Test Engineer or a similar role, with hands-on Software testing and Software test automation experience.

• Strong experience with test automation in both, Java & Python for GUI and non-Gui automation solutions.

• Strong experience with QA automation solutions & design

• Strong experience with QA techniques and methodologies

• Experience with Big data frameworks, components and tools (Cloudera Manager, HDFS, Spark, etc..)

• A relevant University or College graduate

Desired Qualifications:

• Experience with security and web application firewall (WAF) concepts and technologies

• Experience with networks

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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