Akamai Technologies, Inc Security Data Analyst in Herzliya, Israel

Security Data Analyst

Herzliya, Israel


Oct 29, 2018 Post Date

014792 Requisition #


The Security Data Analyst will be a member of Akamai’s Threat Operations team, and will focus on researching new trends in the web security world. The analyst will be responsible for maintaining the defensive protections of the Kona security product suite, based on Akamai’s unparalleled big data platform, that stores Petabytes of data, from visibility into as much as 30% of all Internet traffic.


• Conduct data mining & big data analysis

• Explore new trends in the web bots and web security world

• Create & maintain security contents such as defensive controls, rules and signatures for Akamai’s Kona security products suite

• Investigate customer incidents

Minimum Qualifications:

• Experience in SQL

• Experience in working with Unix / Linux environments

• Programming/Scripting experience (Python, Shell scripts, Awk, Grep and Regular Expressions)

• Thorough knowledge in HTTP protocol

• Passionate about data analysis and the web

• Creativity, innovation and self-motivation

Preferred Qualifications:

• Knowledge in Web Security (SQLi, XSS, RFI, LFI, CSRF, etc.)

• Experience with Big Data analysis, Machine Learning, Statistical Analysis

• Experience in web related (or security related) data analysis

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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