Senior DevOps Engineer Santa Clara, United States Software Engineering Oct 13, 2020 Post Date 022329 Requisition # Are you excited to produce and monitor internet solutions? Would being free to innovate excite you? Join our exciting engineering team Our team is part of the Security organization, responsible for design and development of technology helping customers to protect their web sites and secure transactions over the web. This group builds unique technology that secures the cloud and makes it safe for billions of transactions, handling petabytes of data daily. Achieve high-impact milestones contributing to our success As a DevOps Engineer you will be working with python code bases involving complex threat detection algorithms in an ultra-high traffic environment. You would be reading complex code and troubleshooting it and providing solutions. Our team is instrumental in maintaining network stability by improving monitoring processes and developing tools. As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you will be responsible for: + Troubleshooting complex production issues in a distributed environment + Performing system programming/automation to solve complex issues + Defining requirements as part of the product lifecycle to influence the new designs and standards + Participating in on-call rotations, guiding restoration and repair of service-impacting issues + Working with Dev and Quality Assurance teams to create more robust solutions, code improvement and stability Do what you love To be successful in this role you will: + Have 5 years of relevant experience and a Bachelors degree or its equivalent, or 3 years of relevant experience and a Masters degree + Have proven experience as a systems performance/site reliability or DevOps engineer + Develop software using Python or any scripting programming language + Have experience of working with NoSQL databases, such as Cassandra or Redis + Have experience with orchestration tools e.g. Chef and/or Ansible 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. 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, we're 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, you'll 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 drive 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.Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.