Akamai Overview

  • www.akamai.com
  • Cambridge, MA
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1998
  • Company - Public (AKAM)
  • IT Service
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

Akamai is your competitive edge for digital transformation. The edge — it’s the next frontier of digital transformation. It’s where users connect, where digital life is experienced, where clouds, devices and vast streams of data come together. Akamai is the edge. Our ...
Mission: Our mission is to make digital experiences fast, intelligent, and secure.

Company Updates

November 17, 2021
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Over the last couple of months, we checked in with members of our Ohana Employee Resource Group (ERG) and introduced you to Jo and Yancy. We asked them about the work the ERG does, their experiences and #NationalHispanicHeriatageMonth. Read more from them here:
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October 27, 2021
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We aim to bring digital experiences to life faster than ever before. The biggest companies around the world rely on us to keep them safe. The vision of Akamai's Marketing organization is to anchor Akamai as the leader in security solutions and edge applications by accelerating revenue growth through attracting and engaging buying teams and influencers. The marketing team aims to acquire new customers, invest in priority markets, acculturate and activate existing sales plays and content; and storytell about what we make possible through our products and features. To join Akamai's Marketing team, search through our open positions to find the right job for you:
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Akamai Reviews

4.5
94%
Recommend to a Friend
98%
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Tom Leighton
Tom Leighton
1,328 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year
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Positive Outlook
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Pros

Solid technology, a leader in many of the solutions on offer.

Cons

Matrix organisation, too many divisions for a company of our size.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Akamai

4.6
(397 reviews)

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Akamai Interviews

Experience
Positive61%
Negative24%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online38%
Employee Referral18%
Recruiter17%
Difficulty
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  1. Data Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
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    Interview

    Pretty standard call with introductory call with softball questions around my experience with data science overall. No real technical quizzing or anything like that. Never heard back after that first call though
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Akamai Awards & Accolades

  • Top 100 Global Tech LeaderThompson Reuters2018
  • Perfect 100 - Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality IndexHuman Rights Campaign2018
  • Americas Most Just CompaniesForbes2017
  • Perfect 100 - Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality IndexHuman Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Corporate Equality Index2017
  • Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award - Top 50 Large CompaniesGlassdoor2017

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Does Akamai offer massages?

...They provide free coffee and chairs!...

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