Senior DevOps Engineer with Go

Senior DevOps Engineer 

About the Team

The Platform Data Services team (PDS) owns and operates the Big Data systems that collect, process, aggregate and store Akamai network metrics for the purposes of analytics, reporting, visualization, decision support and provisioning. All PDS systems currently receive over 7PB/day of data and process over 5 trillion records per day.

The data intelligence group (DDI) within PDS has responsibility for design, development, and maintenance of Big Data applications. We handle terabytes of data that needs to be received, stored and presented in a reliable way.


Basic Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of strong expertise working in a Linux or Unix environment
  • 2+ years of experience working with Internet protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL.
  • Experience with Python, SQL
  • Highly responsible, self-disciplined, self-managed, self-motivated.

Desired Qualifications

  • Masters in Computer Science or a related field.
  • Experience with virtualization and orchestration technologies
  • Experience with Linux kernel internals, Perl, make, PostgreSQL
  • Experience with NoSQL databases (Apache Cassandra in particular)
  • Experience with Go
  • Experience with Java debugging
  • Experience with exposing and consuming REST APIs



  • Work with tools for cloud management, leveraging advanced skills in data analysis, network diagnostics, and debugging tools.
  • Apply and gain knowledge about related network protocols and distributed databases implementations to measure, visualize, analyze, characterize, and improve performance, robustness, availability, and scalability of the Akamai delivery platform.
  • Enhance our mechanisms for incident prevention by proactive data analysis and monitoring.
  • Work in all stages of software release process, from development, through testing, deployment to monitoring on all test and production environments.
  • Work on projects that make our network more stable, faster, and secure.
  • Work with our 3rd level engineering support to troubleshoot complex problems that cross teams specialization
  • Develop skills to become an expert user of internal systems
  • Reproduce and troubleshoot issues to determine root cause
  • Provide support to other engineering groups who use our software
  • Support and maintain multiple separated staging infrastructures


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 unmatched customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring. To learn how Akamai is shaping the future of digital transformation, visit www.akamai.com and follow @AkamaiCareers on TwitterFacebookLinkedIn and Instagram.


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Oferta ważna jeszcze 29 dni (do 2019-06-23)
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