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Senior Software Engineer

019632 Requisition #

Software Engineer Senior
Would you like to work on the world's largest cloud storage platform?
Do you love collaborating with teams to solve complex challenges?

Come join our NetStorage team!
Our NetStorage team is responsible for developing systems to store customer data on the Akamai platform. We work with customers and engineering teams to design and develop innovative data storage solutions. Our customers expect their data be safe and easily accessible and we strive to deliver on that.

Solve problems on a global scale
You will develop and maintain software for Akamai's NetStorage system, the world’s largest distributed cloud storage platform. Collaborating with other technical teams you will develop new features, fix bugs, and resolve complex customer issues. Partnering with highly skilled engineers you will solve distributed systems problems in a fun and innovative environment.

As a Software Engineer Senior you will be responsible for:
• Creating and enhancing new features and functionality, including conception, design, testing and deployment.
• Collaborating closely with customers and escalation teams to address and troubleshoot issues.
• Contributing on a scrum team to plan, groom, and execute on product requirements.
• Measuring and optimizing systems performance to improve customer experience.

Do what you love
To be successful in this role you will:
• 4 years of experience and a Bachelor's degree or equivalent professional experience.
• Demonstrated programming experience with C++.
• Have experience with multi-threaded development on Linux or Unix based OS.
• Enjoy working as a team, collaborating, communicating and solving problems with others.
• Have passion and an ability to learn new tools and technologies.

Work in a way that works for you
We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:
• Working remotely from home or any other work location (up to four days a week)
• Working flexible hours - flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive

Working with us
At Akamai, we’re curious, innovative, collaborative and tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric, you’ll thrive here.

Working for you

At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future. We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life:
· Your health
· Your finances
· Your family
· Your time at work
· Your time pursuing other endeavors

Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual needs and budget, both today and in the future.

About us
Innovating on a global scale, we deliver our customers a fast, smart and secure intelligent edge platform. Working against a backdrop of digital collaboration, our highly skilled team drive progressive solutions that have the scope to transform entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to imagine.

Join us
Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!

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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