Akamai Technologies, Inc DevOps Protocol Performance Engineer in Prague, Czech Republic

DevOps Protocol Performance Engineer


Prague, Czech Republic


Jul 24, 2018 Post Date

013690 Requisition #

Akamai is looking for an engineer who can analyze a large amount of data using Python, has a basic understanding of Internet protocols and speaks fluent SQL.

A successful candidate joins a small team which designs, runs and analyzes A/B tests, develops an infrastructure to support them and based on that tunes network protocols to improve reliability and speed of the global Internet. Our team is part of a small “under the hood” Internet revolution, reinventing how your browser communicates over the Internet.

We offer

• Possibility of working with the smartest people in the industry on international projects

• Technical challenges that will help you to grow constantly

• Flexible working hours

• Attractive benefits

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience in Linux/Unix

  • Very good knowledge of Python, SQL

  • Basic understanding of Internet protocols (TCP, UDP, DNS, HTTP)

  • Data science or machine learning experience

Desired Qualifications

Hard skills:

  • Experience with Jupyter notebooks is a plus

  • Experience with designing and evaluating A/B tests to prove a hypothesis is a plus

  • Experience with formulating the results in some visual way that’s easy to understand is a plus

  • Experience with some big data solution (like Hadoop) is a plus

  • Experience with AWS services is a plus

  • Experience with debugging transport layer protocol issues is a plus

  • Cisco Networking Academy certificate is a plus

Soft skills:

  • Strong technical orientation with focus on details

  • Demonstrated ability to learn fast and apply new knowledge

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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