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Akamai Technologies, Inc. Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (Remote Opportunity) in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Are you interested in leading innovation into new security product areas?

Do you love collaborating with teams to solve complex challenges?

Join our Software Development Team

Our team is part of the Cloud Security organization, responsible for developing products and platforms focused on security. We work with an integrated ATO protection solution against both human and automated ATO attacks. Using a behavioral detection technology we profile the activity of users, assessing risk whilst online.

Help us build the future of Enterprise Security

As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you will be part of our brand-new team, you'll play a pivotal role in helping us mitigate some of the most sophisticated security threats on the Internet. You'll have a hand in developing everything from analytics to big data tools, allowing us to identify account takeovers and helping improve the internet for millions of people around the world.

As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test, you will be responsible for:

  • Performing full qualification cycle for software releases in a fast-paced environment

  • Contributing to test automation framework for both API and UI driven tests

  • Creating, deploying and maintaining automated functional tests

  • Reviewing and improving test coverage

  • Designing, developing, and deploying automated system tests to replicate real-world scenarios

  • Working an agile fashion leveraging AWS infrastructure complemented with Akamai CDNs

Do what you love

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have 8 years of relevant experience and a Bachelors degree Computer Science, or related field

  • Demonstrate experience with Java

  • Have experience developing automated UI test cases (i.e. Selenium, Protractor)

  • Have experience in writing test cases and test plans

  • Demonstrate experience with ElasticSearch/Cassandra

  • Demonstrate self-motivation, willingness to excel in your role, leading by example and keeping enthusiasm high under stressful situations

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:

We are happy to discuss flexible working options in this role, please discuss your requirements with the recruiter when you apply.

Working with us

At Akamai, were curious, innovative, collaborative and tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric, youll thrive here.

Working for you

At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future. We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life:

  • Your health

  • Your finances

  • Your family

  • Your time at work

  • Your time pursuing other endeavors

Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual needs and budget, both today and in the future.

About us

Innovating on a global scale, we deliver our customers a fast, smart and secure intelligent edge platform. Working against a backdrop of digital collaboration, our highly skilled teams build progressive solutions that have the scope to transform entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to imagine.

Join us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.