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

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Akamai is a solid place to work

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

I have been working at Akamai

ProsOpportunity for advancement and to have an impact in the company.

ConsCan be hard to break into cliques of long time / pre-ipo employees. Inadequate job training for new hires - it can be a highly sink-or-swim environment.

Advice to Senior ManagementMore communication on strategic direction to employees

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Decent company in an economic downturn

Senior Solutions Architect (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

I have been working at Akamai


Pros: very cool technology that is easy to get excited about. Cons: disorganization between different divisions of the company compensation and performance reviews… Advice to Senior Management: incentive plans should be based on the expectations of the… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Great company, great people

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Cambridge, MA

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Pros: On top of the CDN industry, its an amazing perspective of the Internet and the… Cons: As the company grew past the startup culture, and the additional layers of middle management and restructuring took place, much of what made the company… Advice to Senior Management: Consider changing internal operations teams to internal consulting organizations that assign costs other… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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