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Cloud Solutions Engineer

Technical Support
021988 Requisition #

Would you like to provide customer support for Akamai Web Performance, Media and Security products and services?

Would you like to deliver 30% of the internet worldwide daily?

Join our world class Technical Support team

Our Technical Support Organization is responsible for the end-to-end resolution of complex technical issues for our global customers. Working collaboratively and often leading cross-functional teams, we deliver world class support to customers including Fortune 500 companies and Government Agencies. As internet experts, we share knowledge and use feedback to improve Akamai's products and services.

Partner with the best

As a Cloud Solutions Engineer, known internally as Technical Solutions Engineer, you will be providing support for Akamai’s Performance and Media services, to customers globally. Largely a technical support role, you may also assume some technical account manager tasks. You will become an expert in your field and collaborate with support teams globally. This is B2B support provided over email/phone.

As a Technical Solutions Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Working as a trusted support partner to resolve customer questions and issues
  • Leading technical investigations across Akamai's Distributed Network
  • Owning the problem resolution and collaborating with internal teams
  • Providing proactive technical support by analyzing existing technical issues across Akamai's Distributed Networks and proposing solutions to prevent issues recurring
  • Using knowledge and experience to improve internal tools and developing into a Subject Matter Expert

Do what you love

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have a Bachelor degree in computer science/Engineering or relevant engineering/science fields or relevant work experience
  • Have experience providing technical solutions & support to B2B customers
  • Have good knowledge of common network protocols such as HTTP, TCP/IP, UDP, DNS and relevant troubleshooting tools
  • Have experience with Linux and/or Unix along with basic skills with programming languages such as Python or shell scripting
  • Have experience with web technologies such as HTML, JavaScript, CSS
  • Be fluent in English, Spanish and another European language such as French, Italian or German

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone.

We are happy to discuss flexible working options in this role, please discuss your requirements with the recruiter when you apply.

Working with us

At Akamai, we’re curious, innovative, collaborative and tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric, you’ll thrive here.

Working for you

At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future. We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life:

  • Your health
  • Your finances
  • Your family
  • Your time at work
  • Your time pursuing other endeavors

Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual needs and budget, both today and in the future.

About us

Innovating on a global scale, we deliver our customers a fast, smart and secure intelligent edge platform. Working against a backdrop of digital collaboration, our highly skilled teams drive progressive solutions that have the scope to transform entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to imagine.

Join us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!


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 unmatched customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring. To learn how Akamai is shaping the future of digital transformation, visit and follow @AkamaiCareers on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram.

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 at

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. If you'd like more information about EEO rights under United States law, please click here

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