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Lead Principal Q/A Architect

Quality Assurance
020310 Requisition #
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Required Education and Experience

Applicants must meet one of the following education and experience requirements:

* 15 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s degree {add Degree info here} or its equivalent or

* 12 years of relevant experience and a Master’s degree {add Specific Degree here} or

* 8 years of relevant experience and a PhD {add Specific Degree here}

Required Skills

* Minimum 12 years of overall, relevant experience.

* Minimum 12 years of experience developing or testing network software applications.

* Minimum 12 years, hands-on experience with internet/security protocols, e.g. TCP/UDP, HTTP/HTTPS, DNS, SSL, TLS, IPSec.

* Minimum 12 years of experience developing automation in one or more of the following languages: Perl, Python, Ruby, Shell Scripting, Java or C++.

*Minimum 12 years of experience working in Linux/Unix environment

* Specific requirements

Desired Skills

* Strong written and verbal communication

* Experience with Internet security, firewalls, and network architecture

* Experience with testing very large scale, distributed systems.

* Familiarity with test tools and continuous integration systems, such as Jenkins.

* Experience with virtualization technologies and implementation

* Strong problem solving and technical troubleshooting skills, attention to detail.

* Willingness and flexibility to switch between multiple high priority assignments.

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that 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.

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

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