• Senior Full-Stack Software Engineer

    Akamai Technologies, Inc.Cambridge, MA 02238

    Job #1328084000

  • Senior Full-Stack Software Engineer Cambridge, United States Software Engineering Oct 08, 2020 Post Date 022186 Requisition # Are you excited by the prospect of working with cutting-edge web security technologies? Would you like to create solutions and make an impact on the future of the Internet? Join our brand-new Identity Protector team Our team is part of the Cloud Security organization, responsible for developing products and platforms focused on security. Our Identity Protector team compares user behavior through innovative machine learning algorithms; matching the real-world identity to the digital user identity. By using Akamai's internet-scale data, were able to prevent account take overs and fraudulent transactions before they happen. Shape the future of our security products As part of a brand-new team, youll play a pivotal role in helping us mitigate some of the most sophisticated security threats on the Internet. Youll 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 Engineer, you will be responsible for: + Building powerful, intuitive, next-generation web applications to ensure a consistent user experience for our new anti-fraud security product + Developing a security analytics UI and dashboards to provide insight to our customers on fraudulent activity + Collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams such as User Experience, Product Management, Operations and Threat Research to create the right experience for our users + Guiding and performing activities such as design and code reviews, identifying improvements to software quality, performance and integration tests. + Collaborating with our support and operations teams to investigate and troubleshoot complex problem escalations for our customers Do what you love To be successful in this role you will: + Have 5 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Management Information Systems, another related field or its equivalent + Possess excellent front-end skills and a willingness to contribute to back-end development + Have a thorough understanding of web development, including HTML, XML, CSS, and Javascript + Have experience with JavaScript based UI frameworks such as Angular2 or higher and accompanying technologies such as NPM and Typescript + Have expertise developing web applications or data pipelines in Java and experience building and consuming RESTful APIs + Have knowledge of web security and internet infrastructure including technologies such as HTTP, DNS and TLS 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. 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, visitwww.akamai.comand follow @AkamaiCareers 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 ~~~/diversity. Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. If you'd like more information about EEO rights under United States law, please clickhere.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.