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Headquarters Cambridge, MA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Type Company - Public (AKAM)
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

Akamai Technologies offers an accelerated course on digital delivery. The company's technology enables corporations and government agencies to deliver content and applications, such as ads, business transaction tools, streaming video, and websites over the Internet. It also offers the EdgeControl suite of tools that supply network data feeds and website analytics to customers. Through its network of some 80,000 servers in more than 70 countries, Akamai analyzes and manages Internet traffic, transmitting content from the server geographically closest to the end user. Akamai... More

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At Akamai, "Faster Forward" is how we approach everything we do, every challenge we undertake, each problem we tackle. Most of all, it's how we approach our careers, and our culture.

Founded in the lecture halls and labs of MIT, Akamai has grown into a $1B+ company operating at the amazing intersection between technology, commerce and innovation. Today, no one delivers more Web content than Akamai, yet we remain dedicated to problem solving through intellectual curiosity, collaboration and commitment. And we're growing quickly. We're looking for smart, energetic people that get excited by big questions, unsolved problems and thrive in a culture of cooperation where hard work and ideas are consistently rewarded.

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Working at Akamai

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Akamai CEO Tom Leighton

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No Offer – Interviewed in Cambridge, MA Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interview Details – HR Telephonic ( semi-technical, for 30 minutes)
Project Manager Telephonic ( 30 minutes, technical)
4 hours of onsite ( this is waste of time, they asked same questions again and again and few people don't know what they are talking)
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Employees' Choice -50 Best Places to work, Glassdoor, 2013

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