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

DevOps Protocol Performance Engineer

Prague, Czech Republic

Software Engineering

Jun 28, 2017 Post Date

009124 Requisition #

DevOps Protocol Performance Engineer

Akamai islooking for an engineer who is able to analyze large amount of data usingPython, has basic understanding of Internet protocols and speaks fluent SQL.

Successfulcandidate joins a small team which design, run and analyze A/B tests, developan infrastructure to support them and based on that tune a new Internetprotocol to improve reliability and speed of the global Internet. Our team ispart of a small “under the hood” Internet revolution, reinventing how yourbrowser communicate with the rest of the Internet.


· Experience in Unix

· Fluent in

  • Python

  • SQL

· Basic understanding of Internet protocols

Desired Qualifications

Hard skills:

· Experience with jupyter notebooks is a plus

· Experience with designing and evaluating A/B tests to proof a hyphotesis is a plus

· Experience with formulating the results in some visual way easy to understand is a plus

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

· Experience with debugging transport layer protocols issues is a plus

Soft skills:

· Strong technical orientation with a high sense for detail

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

· Demonstrated ability to learn fast and apply new knowledge

· Successful candidate must undergo the HireRight background and reference check

About Akamai Technologies

Akamai is the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, making the Internet business ready—fast, reliable, and secure—for its customers. The company's advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize consumer, enterprise and entertainment experiences for any device, anywhere. Headquartered in Cambridge, MA, Akamai has offices around the world and operates the most pervasive, highly distributed CDN—with more than 200,000 servers in 110 or more countries—delivering up to 30% of all Web traffic. Learn more atwww.akamai.com/careers.

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