Akamai Technologies, Inc Security Solutions Architect in Krakow, Poland

Security Solutions Architect


Krakow, Poland


4 days ago Post Date

014278 Requisition #

About the Job

Security Solutions Architects are part of the Akamai Professional Services team and work directly with clients to deliver Akamai's security solutions.

You will be involved with projects from design through implementation, testing and customer sign-off. You will work independently or within a small technical team in delivering security solutions to Akamai's customers. You will plan, implement, test, and deploy Akamai platform configurations to integrate with customer web sites, develop and execute test cases and scripts for customer solutions.

You will be a part of a strong innovative culture where you will use Akamai’s services to support our customers with cyber-attack detection and support mitigation strategies, process and quality improvements. You will develop and maintain a deep understanding of Akamai’s security solutions offering. You will participate in internal projects that help scale the group, implement best practices, and improve our methodology and quality of integrations.

About the Team

Recognizing that an organization’s approach to its Internet initiatives is developed long before implementation and is an ongoing exercise long after go-live, Akamai Professional Services offers consulting services that address all phases of a customer’s Internet strategy. The SA Security team is part of Akamai’s security business unit and are responsible for implementing Akamai’s Security solutions.


  • work with customers to incorporate Akamai Security products and services into their architecture and operations to derive business value

  • analyze customer web security traffic to tune security configurations

  • provide expertise to optimize security posture

  • build and install configurations and associated services

  • implement new services in coordination with the customers’ and our project management team

  • monitor timelines and milestones for changes and corresponding project impacts

  • certify customers to use our services

  • participate in training initiatives for the team, in order to help the team grow their technical skills and soft skills.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS/CS or equivalent experience

  • Level of experience - 2 years experience in a network/web security environment

  • Must be experienced with HTTP/HTTPS and DNS

  • Experience with network protocols such as TCP/IP, BGP, etc.

  • Experience with TCP/IP network debugging with tcpdump/Wireshark or similar

  • Experience on configuring Cisco and/or Juniper Routers

  • Excellent business writing, presentation and communication skills

Desired Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of protocols such as HTTP, HTTPS and DNS

  • Web security background

  • 2 years Linux/Unix skills

  • Certifications such as CCIE, CCSP, CEH, GWAPT, OSCP or CISSP beneficial

  • Experience with on-site IDS/IPS or Firewalls or Web Application Firewalls.

  • Experience with Unix and web-related programming or scripting languages: Perl, PHP, Shell Scripting, J2EE, .NET, C#, JSP, ASP, etc.

  • Creativity, enthusiasm, and innovation

  • Self-motivated, independent, and able to understand complex systems

Please add to your CV the statement below: „Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych dla potrzeb niezbędnych do realizacji obecnych jak i przyszłych procesów rekrutacji zgodnie z ustawą z dnia 29 sierpnia 1997 r. o ochronie danych osobowych (tekst jednolity: Dz.U.2014r. poz.1182).”


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 unmatches customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring. To learn how Akamai is shaping the future of digital transformation, visitwww.akamai.comand follow @Akamaijobs onTwitter,Facebook,LinkedInandInstagram.

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.

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