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Senior Site Reliability Engineer

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Required Skills
* 5+ years industry experience in C or C++ programming.
* 3+ years industry experience with Linux or other Unix-like flavor.
* 2+ years of experience with most of the following: TCP/IP, UDP, DNS, HTTP, HTML, and SSL protocols.
* 2+ years of experience with distributed systems and monitoring; LAMP and NMS (Nagios, MRTG).

Desired Skills
* Ability to write clear documents in English describing network issues and their resolution.
* Experience with and detailed knowledge of the HTTP protocol.
* Experience with Java web applications.
* Exposure to network protocols (TCP/IP, DNS, etc).
* Working knowledge of SQL.
* Ability to handle multiple issues at a time.
* Understanding of common internet principles and protocols and implementation.
* Experience with principles of software development and design, and experience with common programming languages such as SQL, perl, python, C/C#.
* Thorough understanding of distributed systems and/or virtual machine systems
* Experience in networked systems operation and monitoring. Experience in the evaluation and benchmarking of network performance.
* Interest in working in a dynamic and fast paced environment
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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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