Akamai Technologies, Inc Senior Software Architect in Herzliya, Israel

Senior Software Architect


Herzliya, Israel

Software Engineering

Dec 06, 2018 Post Date

015076 Requisition #

We are looking for a star technologist to inspire a group of great developers on a product that really impacts the security industry. The position is targeted for individuals that are inspired by technology want to be hands-on and have the capacity to see the big picture and provide the right solution. The technical challenges consist of developing one of the largest Big-Data systems in Israel, tackling the complexities of large-scale system and delivering in a continuous deployment cycle.

About the Team:

The team is a part of the Cloud Security Intelligence group and is responsible for making the Cloud Security platform accessible to all the product teams in Akamai that have security analytics needs.

The team is constantly adopting and developing new technologies to better serve our customers to allow faster and easier integration with the Cloud Security platform to achieve their security analytics needs.


  • Envision innovative solutions for the challenges we need to tackle

  • Go home with the problem and return the next day with a solution

  • Become the de-facto technology expert for a group of top-notch developers who are very immersed in the relevant technologies

  • Think simple!

  • Live in the world of a 24/7 Service, delivering releases on a frequent cycle

  • Collaborate with the different product teams that are your customers

  • Develop a SaaS security solution

  • Collaborate with the product team on a global basis to supply integrative solution

  • Interact with security experts to develop security solutions tailored to their needs

Basic Qualifications:

  • Proven experience as a Leading Software Architect in a large cooperate

  • A least 10 years of proven experience as a Java Developer in an array of different fields and technologies

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Self-Managed

  • Experience in developing Large Scale System

  • Experience in BigData, Spark development and a first class understanding of the Hadoop ecosystem

  • Quick learning skills and implementation capabilities along with high creativity

  • Be adaptable and able to pick up new technologies

  • Top notch English Writing and Verbal abilities

    Desired Qualifications:

  • Cloudera Experience

  • Practical Experience in the following areas:

  • Machine Learning

  • Applied Mathematics

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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