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Senior Performance Engineer II

Software Engineering
013306 Requisition #
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Required Education and Experience

Applicants must meet one of the following education and experience requirements:
* 4 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s degree 
in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Operations Research, Statistics or a related quantitative discipline or
* 2 years of relevant experience and a Master’s degree or
* 1 years of relevant experience and a PhD 

Required Skills
* 2+ years experience of a
lgorithmic design and coding experience (Python, perl, R, etc.) 
2+ years experience with statistics and data analysis
2+ years working in a UNIX/Linux computing environment (shell scripting, SQL, etc.)
2+ years experience analyzing complex systems

Desired Skills
* Experience with big data techniques (Hadoop, Hive, Sparks etc.)
* Experience with machine learning and data mining
* Experience with internetworking technology concepts, networking protocols, and large scale distributed systems
* Decision and optimization model experience 
* Experience with Linear program models and optimization tools (AMPL, CPlex, Gurobi, etc.)
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Other Information
* Is relocation available for this position: Yes
* Is US Citizenship required: No
* Is a Security Clearance Required: No

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, visit and follow @Akamaijobs 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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