We are looking for a strong and experienced team leader to inspire a team of great developers on a cloud platform that really impacts the world-wide internet traffic. The position is targeted for individuals that are inspired by technology, want to be hands-on team leaders and have a great leadership and communication skills to lead the team to achieve ambitious goals. The challenges are including design and development of functionality by and on top of core Akamai CDN, tackling the complexities of large-scale system and work in collaboration with other engineering organization in order to drive right technological approaches to make the Internet faster and more reliable.
About the Team
The team is part of the Web Division, which is responsible for technologies that power our Content Delivery and Site Acceleration Products. These include: the Core CDN, Edge Computing, and the Dynamic Site Accelerator. These systems improve the speed and reliability of websites and applications running over various networking environments. By leveraging Akamai’s global Internet deployment, we can solve unique technological issues and deliver an unprecedented functionality beyond
the limitations of base networking.
∗ Lead a team of development engineers (3-5 engineers)
∗ Responsible for the entire development cycle (from research till rollout and impact evaluation)
∗ Go home with the problem and return the next day with a solution
∗ Live in the world of a 24/7 Service, delivering releases on a frequent cycle
∗ Collaborate with the different R&D and product teams to achieve the goals