Akamai Technologies, Inc. Software Development Engineer in Test in Herzliya, Israel
Software Development Engineer in Test
Jun 05, 2017 Post Date
009076 Requisition #
About the Job:
Akamai is building new solutions for the cloud Web Application Firewall that require massive data analysis. The QA job is to design, develop and execute tests. These tests should examine the components in a Big Data solution that enables creating secured Internet environment.
About the Team:
The Web Security Team is focused on leveraging Akamai's core strengths of its highly-distributed cloud based platform that already serves up to 30% of the traffic on the web and the massive amount of HTTP data it has access to as a result to define industry leading web security products that provides rapid visibility and controls for protection against constantly changing attack profiles. The QA Team is taking part in all testing aspects including, Integration, Sanity, System, Performance, API and GUI tests.
•Design, develop and execute tests for cloud security solution components and products.
•Participate in team design reviews.
•Building and deploying big clusters and environments
•A bachelor’s degree in computer science or a similar field.
•1+ years writing software products or testing tools (JAVA or other OO language).
•Familiar with QA methodologies.
•Experience with scripting languages.
•Knowledge in networking - HTTP/HTTPS protocols.
•Knowledge in relational DBs.
•Highly responsible, team player, self-disciplined, self-motivated, creative, confident and a quick learner.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
•Experience of testing software in Unix/Linux environments.
•Experience in testing distributed systems.
•Experience using technologies such as Maven, Spring and Git.
•Experience working with Big Data DBs (Hadoop).
•Experience working with Selenium Web Driver Automation.
•Experience testing rest APIs.
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.
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.
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