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Software Engineer with Java

General & Administrative
016020 Requisition #
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Basic Qualifications
• Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience.
• 1+ years of experience with Java or Scala.
• 1+ years of experience working with Internet protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL
• 1+ years of strong expertise working with scalable distributed systems.
• 1+ years of working in Linux environment.

Desired Qualifications
• Understanding of JVM internals and garbage collection.
• Demonstrable skills in concurrent and asynchronous programming.
• Deep understanding of Linux and distributed systems and their failure modes.
• Understand of performance indicators (throughput, latency, memory consumption) 
• Experience with Kafka, Zookeeper, Mesos, Docker, Cassandra, stream processing tools (for example: Apache Spark Streaming, Kafka Streams, Concord - however we work only with Concord)
• Experience with Big Data and Cloud Application Development.
• Experience with operating system internals (syscalls, cgroups and namespaces).
• Highly responsible, self-disciplined, self-managed, self-motivated.
• Excellent written and verbal communications skills in English

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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