Akamai Technologies, Inc. Software Development Engineer in Test.Senior. in Herzliya, Israel

Software Development Engineer in Test.Senior.

Herzliya, Israel


Apr 16, 2018 Post Date

012787 Requisition #

About the Team & Job:

We’ve built a talented engineering organization that is responsible for the software that is used to optimize performance of our top consumer and business web sites. We’re looking for a testing developer, to work within this organization and help ensure we’re producing high quality software. As a member of the core testing team, you will be responsible for helping to test our site acceleration core proxy software before it’s installed. In addition, you will be a resource for bringing new test automation technology and software testing strategies into the company.


*Repair/extend, validate, deploy and maintain automated testing tools.

*Develop new tests for new features in our core products.

*Apply appropriate analysis to understand the networking issues.

*Confront complicated environments and products testing.

*Provide technical support and consultation for existent environments and infrastructure requirements.

*Communicate with teams across the organization on testing strategy and design.

Propose improvements to testing process to decrease defects found in production.

Basic Qualifications:

*A bachelor’s degree in computer science or a similar field, or an equivalent experience.

*Experience in Unix/Linux.

*4+ years of experience of writing or testing software in Unix/Linux environments.

*2+ years working with internet protocols such as TCP/IP, UDP/IP, and HTTP

*Experience working on multiple projects at a time in a fast paced, results oriented environment.

*Highly responsible, self-disciplined, self-motivated, creative, confident and a quick learner.

*Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

*Knowledge of networking.

*Experience with virtualization.

*Professional or academic experience in testing distributed systems.

*Experience with web scripting languages, Linux scripting & Perl.

*Knowledge/experience in development in Java.

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.