Akamai Technologies, Inc. Senior Lead Software Development Engineer in Test - Security & Network in Bangalore, India

Senior Lead Software Development Engineer in Test - Security & Network

Bangalore, India


Jun 27, 2018 Post Date

013553 Requisition #

About the Job

We are seeking an experienced Senior Development Engineer in Test to contribute to automation-focused Dev QA within Akamai’s Enterprise division. Working cross functionally with Enterprise Quality Engineering, Development, Product Management and other teams, the Senior QA Engineer will help to build, guide and direct the efforts of the their DevQA team to broadly and comprehensively validate the Security/Networking products developed within Akamai’s Enterprise division.

About the Team

Akamai Enterprise Engineering team in India works in close collaboration with other development teams in the Business Unit across USA, Scotland and Israel, developing full stack Cloud Networking and Security Products.

The India team owns the development of host of Networking solutions like Security Platform, AVC/DLP, Offline scanning. Sandboxing. The India team is actively involved in defining the architecture and road map of the product and end-to-end development of Cloud Security solutions.


  • Own the complete responsibility of designing test topology building and maintaining test network.

  • Design the test strategy/topology for exclusive coverage, bring up the test setup, own End-to-End testing of the security products built by the Enterprise Team.

  • Collaborate with Development, Product Management and SQA teams across the Enterprise division to champion, adopt and improve Quality Engineering process and tools


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Electronics or related discipline

  • 6-8 years of experience in Enterprise Security/Networking product testing and automation.

  • Well-rounded back ground in testing Enterprise Security Products

  • Strong understanding of vulnerabilities, common attack vectors and how to resolve them

  • Well-rounded background in host, network and application security

  • Deep understanding of IDS/IPS, AVC, DLP, NGFW capabilities and testing tools

  • Experience with Python, and other scripting languages

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.