Akamai Technologies, Inc. Senior Architect - Java in Bangalore, India

Senior Architect - Java

Bangalore, India

Software Engineering

Jun 26, 2018 Post Date

013461 Requisition #

About the Team

Marketplace is at the very center of everything at Akamai. Binding technology, with product strategy and go-to-market, it is one of the most transformative initiatives currently at Akamai.

Building Akamai Marketplace is a challenging problem on multiple fronts:

  • The size andglobal spread of Akamai's customer base

  • The diversityand scale of Akamai's products

  • Complexity ofthe business problems that the software needs to incorporate.

Why join us

You will use your depth technical knowledge to help Akamai build next generation of systems for‘ordering/buying and provisioning’ that makes it most efficient for Akamai’s customers to go through discovery → ordering → using Akamai solutions.

Get to work on cutting edge technology, deal with complex data and work with highly talented cross functional teams in achieving business critical goals.

Will be part of extensive UX research and lead effort to build the product.

Role Description

As a Senior Architect, you will be responsible for working with Product Management, process team and the UX team on formulating the requirements. You will come up with Architecture that can fulfill the product roadmap by taking into all non-functional aspects like Security, Performance, Support and Operations into account. Independently come up with end to end solutions. Work with different Architecture and Information security groups, present solutions, validate and make changes as required.

Work closely with Engineering team during execution stage helping them make right design decisions, providing inputs and answering queries to overall build a robust product.


  • Overall 12-16 years of experience in architecting, designing, developing and testing.

  • 5 years’ experience in Architecting large scale, business critical solutions.

  • Development experience, preferably in multiple programming languages.

  • In depth knowledge of inter-system communication, different forms of authentications and authorizations.

  • Expert in modern web application security challenges and solutions

  • Expert in design patterns and data modelling

  • Experience in multiple data analytics platforms

  • Effective in a variety of formal and informal presentation settings ranging from one-on-one to small and large groups.

  • Experience in both building in house solutions and implementing solutions available in the Market

  • Experience with multiple Architecture framework.

About Akamai Technologies

Akamai is the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, making the Internet business ready—fast, reliable, and secure—for its customers. The company's advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize consumer, enterprise and entertainment experiences for any device, anywhere. Headquartered in Cambridge, MA, Akamai has offices around the world and operates the most pervasive, highly distributed CDN—with more than 200,000 servers in 110 or more countries—delivering up to 30% of all Web traffic. Learn more atwww.akamai.com/careers.

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 atwww.akamai.com/diversity.