Akamai Technologies, Inc Student QA Engineer in Herzliya, Israel

Student QA Engineer

Herzliya, Israel


Dec 23, 2018 Post Date

015252 Requisition #

About the Team &Job:

We’ve built a talented engineering organization that is responsible for the software that is used to optimize performance and ensure security on hundreds of the top consumer and business web sites.

We’re looking for a QA engineer for our automation team, to work within this organization and help ensure we’re producing high quality software. As a member of the core testing team, you will be responsible for helping to test our site acceleration core proxy software before it’s installed. In addition, you will be a resource for bringing new test automation technology and software testing strategies into the company.


  • Responsible for designing and developing complicated load/perf test scenarios. (the expected level for this, is to get to do this alongside with a deep understanding of the tested code)

  • Interfaces with R&D, project managers

  • Create, deploy and maintain automated system tests to replicate real-world scenarios

  • Working with Load generating tools, Code profilers, monitoring tools.

  • Development of our Java based framework.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Coding and scripting skills

  • High self-learning

  • Independent worker

  • Fluent English

  • Excellent human relationship

Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail and excellent problem solving/troubleshooting skills.

  • Highly responsible, self-disciplined, self-motivated and a quick learner.

  • Highly driven, positive attitude, team player, self-motivated and very flexible.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Education Requirements:

Computer science/ engineering student 3rd year+ / One year of studies remaining.

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.