Are you interested in solving the Internet’s most difficult technology challenges?
Would you enjoy the opportunity of translating a product vision into technical requirements?
Join our Network Technology team
The Network Technology department is responsible for Akamai’s underlying Platform Technology. The team drives technical change, by developing effective solutions which redefine the EDGE platform and ensure Akamai continues to stay a stakeholder in the future of the world.
Partner with the best
You will be responsible for defining the future vision of our Platform Technology which is the foundation of our Compute, Security and CDN products. You will be defining strategy and requirements to provide the most exceptional experience to our stakeholders. Collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams you will design, build and deliver platform products that will impact the online experiences of tens of millions of users globally.
As a Product Manager, you will be responsible for:
- Leading several individual internal product life-cycles and roadmaps, working jointly with cross-functional product and engineering teams
- Contributing to Network Technologies long-term product strategy and overall roadmap
- Connecting vision and technology so that engineering teams can build products that our stakeholder teams can leverage to provide world-class products to our customers
- Developing comprehensive business analysis and financial models to support business cases and long-term product planning
- Working with leaders, skilled professionals and experts across many functional areas within multiple pillars in Akamai’s wider Edge and Security Technology Group
Do what you love
To be successful in this role you will:
- Have 2-5 years of demonstrated, relevant experience and a solid understanding of Product Management principles
- Be able lead and drive deliverables of geographically distributed technical teams in a changing environment
- Be extremely well-organized, motivated, and technically-oriented
- Have an established and demonstrated ability to prioritize, lead, and generate high quality deliverables while balancing costs and time
- Have an understanding of CDN, networking, interconnection and cloud technologies, as well as ability to learn new technologies quickly
- Have a good aptitude for dealing with ambiguity and uncertainty through creative problem solving
Work in a way that works for you
FlexBase, Akamai’s Global Flexible Working Program, is based on the principles that are helping us create the best workplace in the world. When our colleagues said that flexible working was important to them, we listened. We also know flexible working is important to many of the incredible people considering joining Akamai. FlexBase, gives 95% of employees the choice to work from their home, their office, or both (in the country advertised). This permanent workplace flexibility program is consistent and fair globally, to help us find incredible talent, virtually anywhere. We are happy to discuss working options for this role and encourage you to speak with your recruiter in more detail when you apply.
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We power and protect life online, by solving the toughest challenges, together.
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 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.
Akamai powers and protects life online. Leading companies worldwide choose Akamai to build, deliver, and secure their digital experiences helping billions of people live, work, and play every day. With the world’s most distributed compute platform from cloud to edge we make it easy for customers to develop and run applications, while we keep experiences closer to users and threats farther away.
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!