Monday, August 3, 2015

Akamai Technologies Job Opening

Dear Candidate,

Greetings from CareerNet Consulting!!

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Currently we have openings with one of our esteemed client "Akamai Technologies" which could be of interest to you

Company Name: Akamai Technologies, Inc

Headquarters: Cambridge, Massachusetts

India: Bangalore

About Akamai: (
Akamai® is the leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications. At the core of the Company's solutions is the Akamai Intelligent Platform™providing extensive reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise. Akamai removes the complexities of connecting the increasingly mobile world, supporting 24/7 consumer demand, and enabling enterprises to securely leverage the cloud. With more than 5,100+ employees and Akamai has deployed the most pervasive, highly-distributed cloud optimization platform with over 170,000 servers in 102 countries within over 1,300 networks.

Key Facts about Akamai:-
*Akamai is listed in NASDAQ as AKAM.
*They have their presence in US, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia/Pacific, , India.... etc
*85% of the world's Internet users are within a single "network hop" of an Akamai server
*Akamai delivers IBM WebSphere at the edge - the industry's first solution enabling enterprises to consume WebSphere on demand
*Akamai delivers between 15-30% of all Web traffic
*Akamai delivers daily Web traffic reaching more than 25 Terabits per second
*Akamai delivers over 2 trillion daily Internet interactions
*Akamai helps securely enable more than $250 billion in annual e-commerce for its online retail customers
*The top online music stores have sold billions of songs... and counting... delivered via the Akamai platform
*Akamai can work with any customer's Web environment, no matter how sophisticated.

Job Location: - Bangalore

Compensation Offered : 4 Lpa

Positon Open:
1)Platform Operations Engineer
2)System Administrator
1)Platform Operations Engineer

This is an opportunity to work in a large scale, global network operations department. Working directly with Akamai's product you are involved in every facet of Akamai's network operations and get to contribute to Akamai's success while being part of a very important team.

About Team -
The Akamai Network Operations Command Center (NOCC) team you will be joining is responsible for the availability of Akamai's deployed network. To achieve this goal the NOCC is responsible for:
*Monitoring Akamai's deployed network.
*Investigating service interruptions and determining the root cause.
*Resolving service interruptions either within the NOCC or by escalating to other entities inside or outside of Akamai.
*Managing and tracking events through resolution and maintaining a history of network-impacting issues.
*Providing ongoing maintenance and administration for the deployed network.

Roles and Responsibilities:-
*Monitoring 170,000 distributed Linux server network using an internally developed Network management system. (Akamai has largest content delivery network in the world).
*Responding to alerts in timely fashion as per the pre-defined priority levels and SLAs.
*Understanding, analyzing the root cause of an alert and solving it.
*Timely escalation of complex issues to SMEs.
*Working closely with Network partners and resolving non-hardware related problems.
*Create and update internal NOC processes and procedures for better understanding and problem solving.
*Analyze and report on trends regarding issues related to various networks.
*Willingness to work on flexible timings including night shift.

*B.E/B.Tech in Computer Science, Information Science, Information Technology and related branches without any backlogs.
*7 CGPA and above in Engineering
*Strong communication skills, both verbal and written. Must have the ability to speak to multiple people at varying levels within an organization and of varying technical backgrounds.
*Strong interpersonal skills.
*Ability to develop, augment and advise on procedures, documentation and tools.
*Coordination and scheduling skills; goal-oriented attitude and demeanor to work through roadblocks, motivate external concerns and bring about project closure.
*Candidate must have the ability to work in an energetic and dynamic environment, with openness to the demands and rewards of a 24x7 workplace.
1)System Administrator

Under the general supervision of a Lead System Administrator, you will be responsible for handling day-to-day operations of Windows, Unix and Network Systems. This is a contract to hire opportunity with AKAMAI.

About the Team
The IT Operations Group manages servers, storage environments, networking devices, application and services that support the Akamai corporate environment and engineering groups.

*Provide Tier1/Tier2 support of Windows, Unix and Network systems.
*Provide front-line support for datacenter operational issues.
*Monitor & Respond to incidents/ problems / alerts, resolve incidents based on documented solutions and coordinate problem management.
*Identify & Scope incidents/problems, troubleshoot & resolve with help from Tier2 and document resolution in the form of knowledge base articles.
*Perform remote software installations; patch software/OS; troubleshoot network connectivity problems.
*Perform audits of system configuration settings throughout the infrastructure to ensure adherence to standards.
*Provide 24 x 7 x 365 support on a rotating on-call schedule.

*B.E/B.Tech in Computer Science, Information Science, Information Technology and related branches without any backlogs.
*7 CGPA and above in Engineering
*Knowledge on System Administration on Unix, Windows and Network platforms
*Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written); capable of writing basic documentation; disciplined approach to incident / problem management processes and procedures.
*Knowledge on DHCP and DNS services
*Knowledge on technical troubleshooting skills for both system performance and network connectivity issues.
*A can-do and enthusiastic attitude toward work and customers.
*Willing to work in Global Enterprise Support.
*Microsoft or Red Hat certification preferred
Selection Process:-
*Resumes Screening and Shortlisting
*Written Test and F2F Interviews tentatively on this Thursday/Friday @ Bangalore

If you are Interested please forward your updated resume with the subject line "Interested - Akamai" to

Please mention the below detail in e-mail body.

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Thanks & Regards
CareerNet Team

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