Akamai
4.0 of 5 233 reviews
www.akamai.com Cambridge, MA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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A good place to work at

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād (India)

I have been working at Akamai full-time for less than a year

ProsThe salary, increments and perks on offer are pretty awesome.
Exposure to new technologies is an added advantage.

ConsThe amount of flexibility required is very high, not everybody can be available in odd hours

Advice to Senior ManagementWith the amount of work you have, hire more employees instead of increasing load on current employees.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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I've had one of the best experiences compared to the other organisations I have worked for.

Account Services Manager (Current Employee)
Bangalore (India)

I have been working at Akamai


Pros: A Product based company with a Start-up like attitude giving employees the importance… Cons: If you are not comfortable taking up responsibilities and getting the… Advice to Senior Management: Well done team. Your spirit and focus will surely get you… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Good company for starters and Sales folks, but it is NOT a true Technology company. It is another BPO organization.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Bangalore (India)

I have been working at Akamai


Pros: 1. Open Culture 2. Excellent salary for sales folks.(possibly more than industry standards) 3. Growing company, in customer facing activities though. 4. Very relevant product & solutions… Cons: 1. Highly political & bureaucratic environment. 2. Very less opportunities & autonomy for R&D & Product development teams. 3. Some of India Management team are really… Advice to Senior Management: 1. Build capabilities of product and engineering team's so that Akamai India becomes a true technology company, not just a customer facing BPO company. 2. Build… More

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