PREP Rotation Engineer
Cambridge, United States
General & Administrative
6 hours ago Post Date
022287 Requisition #
Are you seeking an immersive learning experience to help you build the foundation for an impactful career?
Do you want to help create the world’s best and most secure digital experiences?
Grow within our energetic Platform division
As a PREP engineer, you will rotate through four 6-month assignments within our Platform organization. Platform teams deliver the functions needed to support Akamais intelligent edge, including Networks, Platform Engineering, Information Security, and Platform Operations. As the backbone of Akamai, Platform delivers our promise of fast, reliable and secure Internet.
Join our Platform Engineering Rotation Program (PREP)
During our 2-year, 4-rotation program, you will learn with information security, networks, performance engineering, and platform engineering teams. With training from collaborative team members, you will build lifelong leadership, initiative, problem solving, and functional skills. After building a foundation with various technologies, you will be placed onto a permanent team.
As a Rotation Engineer in PREP, you will be responsible for:
Leveraging data analytics, network diagnostics and debugging tools to characterize performance, reliability, scalability and capacity of large-scale distributed systems
Analyzing systems for safety, security, and resilience issues, working with a research team to determine mitigation steps
Participating in internal projects that help scale the group, implement best practices, and improve methodologies
Participating in customized technical and soft skills trainings throughout the program
Do what you love
To be successful in this role you will:
Be graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or another related field
Be graduating between December 2020 and June 2021, and able to start full-time employment in July 2021
Have at least 1 prior internship experience in computer science, program management, or data science
Be comfortable with one or more of the following languages: Python, C++, Golang
Have experience with network technologies and internet protocols such as TCP/IP, WAN and DNS (nice to have)
Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills
Be a team player, able to collaborate, prioritize, and solve problems in an ever-changing environment
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:
- Working flexible hours – flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive
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 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.
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.
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 atwww.akamai.com/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.