Principal Software Engineer - Remote
Akamai
Athens, Greece
πριν από 21 ώρες
source : Just Join IT

Perl (nice to have)

Algorithms (advanced)

Python (master)

Are you interested in solving interesting problems and coming up with innovative solutions?

Would you like the opportunity to solve technical challenges?

Join the Network Systems Group

We are responsible for deploying and maintaining Akamai's global network. It carries over 20% of the world's web traffic.

The team goal is to make the whole Networks department work faster, reliably, and more efficiently. We build web and console applications that allow Akamai to deploy and maintain a huge worldwide network.

Be part of developing wide-reaching solutions

In this role, you will work on software development to help us create and maintain tools. You will have a chance to design new applications to solve problems before they arise.

You will be a part of interesting projects that affect the network with 300k+ servers located worldwide. Every day is a Hackathon in our work.

Do you have the idea that "saves the day"? Do it!

As a Principal Software Engineer, you will be responsible for :

  • Creating and maintaining a technical roadmap using JIRA Advanced Roadmaps
  • Leading a small team (up to 3-4 developers)
  • Building tools and developing new features for existing software
  • Developing tests, test automation, and testing frameworks, performance benchmarks
  • Designing reliable, high-quality, usable software that meets the needs of Networks for robust, scalable, and highly available tools
  • Creating reusable code and libraries. Assisting citizen coders in building and deploying tools
  • Collaborating with multidisciplinary teams to ensure effective communication and code development
  • Creating developer documentation for the tools that you write when applicable
  • Do what you love

    To be successful in this role you will :

  • Have experience and willingness to work with Python on an everyday basis. Know additional back-end programming language.
  • Have experience working with relational database systems and complex SQL statements
  • Show experience with Linux system administration
  • Be familiar with REST API interfaces and service-oriented architecture
  • Have experience with networking concepts (IPv4 / IPv6 addressing, CIDRs).
  • Have experience using git to manage code development
  • Have experience in scaling software in a high availability environment
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and presentation skills to articulate highly technical information, clearly and concisely to all stakeholders.
  • Be passionate about learning and helping others learn.

    Work in a way that works for you

    We recognize that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best can vary for each person.

    This is a flexible role and may be performed at your home and / or the local Akamai office (in the country advertised). We are happy to discuss working options in this role and encourage you to speak with your recruiter in more detail when you apply.

    Working with us

    At Akamai, were curious, innovative, collaborative, and tenacious. We celebrate the 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 health
  • Your finances
  • Your family
  • 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.

    About us

    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 build progressive solutions that have the scope to transform entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to imagine.

    Join us

    Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients?

    Come join us and grow with a team of people who will energize and inspire you!

    Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race / ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or another protected group status.

    Akamai is committed to complying with COVID-19 requirements in the countries where it operates. For locations or roles subject to vaccination mandates, we require proof of vaccination or an approved exemption, if permitted, as a condition of employment.

    We will provide additional details regarding our vaccine record submission and exemption request protocols during the hiring and onboarding process.

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