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Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Software Engineering
017091 Requisition #
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Minimum requirements: Master's degree or equivalent degree in Software Engineering or a related technical field plus 3 years of relevant experience. Alternatively, will accept a Bachelor's degree or equivalent degree in Software Engineering or a related technical field plus 7 years of relevant experience.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have (the following required skills can be gained concurrently): 3 years of experience developing or testing network software applications; 3 years of experience testing and evaluating solutions based on DNS technologies; 3 years of experience working with HTTP web content filtering solutions; 3 years of hands-on experience with internet/security protocols (e.g. TCP/UDP, HTTP/HTTPS, DNS, SSL, TLS, IPSec); 3 years of experience developing test automation in one or more of the following languages: Python, Shell Scripting, JavaScript, or Java; 3 years of experience working in Linux/Unix environment, with the ability to install, configure, and debug packages in Unix environments; 3 years of experience working with the following devops tools: Jenkins, Git, Maven, and Docker; 3 years of experience with test tools and continuous integration systems, such as: Jenkins, JIRA Zephyr, Casper, etc.; and 3 years of prior experience in a leadership role. Additionally, the following skills are required (no required amount or number of years of experience): Proficiency with running and troubleshooting SQL queries and explain plans (or equivalent) against SQL databases, specifically Postgresql and Vertica; demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills, demonstrating ability to document testing protocols in whitepapers to be shared with architects; demonstrated experience with high volume, high availability applications, and systems; experience with Internet security, firewalls, and encryption technologies; experience with testing very large scale, distributed systems; experience with testing transparent HTTP Proxy solutions; experience with testing solutions that leverage Apache Kafka ad Zookeeper; solid understanding of modern web application architecture, Apache Tomcat, Jetty, Spring, relational databases, web services, and n-tier architecture; and strong problem solving and technical troubleshooting skills, attention to detail.

Apply by resume only to Amanda Bowen, Human Resources, Akamai Technologies, Inc., 150 Broadway, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142. Reference: SL-NW-SQAE-0419.

Akamai Technologies, Inc. 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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