Akamai Technologies, Inc Software Engineer in Krakow, Poland
Nov 30, 2018 Post Date
015016 Requisition #
About the Job
Akamai’s System communications team is looking for a talented software engineer to join our hybrid team of engineers and operations specialists. This team will adopt, manage, and extend security systems and services that are part of Akamai’s core infrastructure and essential to the safety and security of our network. You will be responsible for designing, implementation and maintenance of critical security services written in Python, Java, Go, and C++. Are you intrigued by security systems? Do you like to work in a fast-paced environment? Do you want to work on technology problems that are interesting and challenging?
Then this role is for you.
About the Team
Akamai’s Systems Communications (SysComm) is a talented cross-functional group of engineers that builds and runs the fault-tolerant and highly scalable infrastructure that supports Akamai's global network. We develop distributed systems that behind the scene support Akamai's global network. This team is responsible for providing services that Akamai applications use for secure authentication and communication, securing servers, auditing and monitoring for all Akamai's machines running across the world.
Develop software that improves the security, stability, speed, and scalability of our software services
Design, implement, and maintain both new and existing software features/interfaces
Understand, explain, simplify, and improve complicated code bases
Conduct code and design reviews with peers
Interact with development, architecture, quality assurance and support teams throughout the software lifecycle
Work with Dev/QA teams to develop unit tests and improve system regression test coverage
Interact with system operations and network operation engineers to troubleshoot complex problems affecting our services
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience.
Experience with Python, C/C++ or Java
2+ years of development experience in Linux or *BSD OS environments
1+ years developing secure applications
1+ years of experience working with Internet protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP, DNS and TLS/SSL.
Experience with databases and SQL
Expertise building scalable systems in distributed environments
Fluency in English
Masters in Computer Science or related field with a focus on networking, distributed systems, system architecture, or security
Proven track record of delivering large amounts of high quality, complex code.
Highly responsible, self-disciplined, self-managed, self-motivated, able to work with little or no supervision.
Extensive experience working on multiple projects in a fast-paced, results oriented environment.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
Experience developing secure applications, working with security architectures/libraries, and integrating with technologies such as GPG, SSL, SSH, PKI
Experience creating and supporting RESTful APIs and infrastructure tools and libraries
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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