Do you like collaborating across teams to solve complex problems?

Do you enjoy solving large-scale systems problems?

Join our highly visible Security Engineering team!

Our team is part of Akamai’s Security organization, responsible for developing products and platforms focused on security. We create Fast Data Planes in an SDN system integrating dynamic Network Application products. We protect customers against growing threats of cyber-attacks and cyber terrorism.

Partner with the best

As an Senior SDET , you will automate and execute automated tests. Tests that ensure resilient, scalable, quality software releases. That performs optimally on our state-of-the-art distributed infrastructure, for our DDOS mitigation solutions. Collaborating with other team members as well as product, project, and development teams distributed globally.

As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test, you will be responsible for:

Developing and executing test automation for smoke, functional, and regression test cases.

Designing and building test environments suitable for executing functional and regression testing scenarios.

Building test reports to provide meaningful and concise view of the state of the system under test

Accommodating to requirements for various tools that can assist with automating manual flows

Supporting technical risk assessment and contributing to decisions on release readiness and schedules

Ensuring that systems and software under test meet product requirements

Do what you love

To be successful in this role you will:

Have 4 years of experience and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or its equivalent

Have experience automating and executing tests in a distributed environment

Demonstrate experience working with REST based API together with SQL based database

Experience in developing or testing software applications and network protocols like TCP/UDP, HTTP/S, DNS, GRE & BGP

Have experience working in Linux/Unix like operating systems

Have experience building tools upon request to optimize processes or data collection

Possess excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills. Experience developing test automation in Python, Java or Perl

Work in a way that works for you

FlexBase, Akamai’s Global Flexible Working Program, is based on the principles that are helping us create the best workplace in the world. When our colleagues said that flexible working was important to them, we listened. We also know flexible working is important to many of the incredible people considering joining Akamai. FlexBase, gives 95% of employees the choice to work from their home, their office, or both (in the country advertised). This permanent workplace flexibility program is consistent and fair globally, to help us find incredible talent, virtually anywhere. We are happy to discuss working options for this role and encourage you to speak with your recruiter in more detail when you apply.

what makes Akamai a great place to work

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We power and protect life online, by solving the toughest challenges, together.

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

Akamai powers and protects life online. Leading companies worldwide choose Akamai to build, deliver, and secure their digital experiences helping billions of people live, work, and play every day. With the world’s most distributed compute platform from cloud to edge we make it easy for customers to develop and run applications, while we keep experiences closer to users and threats farther away.

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 energize and inspire you!

Akamai Technologies 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, gender identity, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.




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