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Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Software Engineering
017713 Requisition #
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MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field plus 3 years of relevant experience. Alternatively, will accept a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field plus 8 years of relevant experience.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (no specific years of experience required, only the ability stated): proven prior experience as a Site-Reliability/Operations administration role of customer-facing, high-availability, large scale web-based applications; proven prior experience managing the setup, configuration, and monitoring of different Java-based technologies/environment; proven solid ability with Python or Perl, or similar scripting languages (shell or PHP); demonstrated administrative experience installing, configuring, troubleshooting, monitoring, and maintaining Linux infrastructure; proven solid ability working with Internet protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL and writing SQL and PL/SQL procedures; proven experience analyzing logs using tools, such as Splunk or ELK (ElasticSearch, Logstash, Kibana); proven experience developing automated deployment scripts using tools like Ansible, Puppet, and Chef; proven solid ability using monitoring tools, such as Sensu, Nagios, Collectd, Grafana; demonstrated success in prior role responsible for performance, scalability, and reliability issues of 24x7 commercial services; and proven successful experience in role requiring solid written and verbal communication skills.

Apply online or send resume to Amanda Bowen, Human Resources, Akamai Technologies, Inc., 150 Broadway, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142. Reference: SL-AP-SSRE-0619.

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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