Akamai
4.0 of 5 251 reviews
www.akamai.com Cambridge, MA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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One of the best technology companies you can work for

Senior Solutions Engineer (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA

ProsGreat work culture, tremendous opportunity to learn, great technology and exposure on job

ConsBenefits and Perks can be a lot better

Advice to Senior ManagementYou should do a lot more to retain good people.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Started well, ended poorly

    Principal Software Engineer (Former Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Akamai full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Great co-workers, nice office space, flexibility (i.e. working from home) Cons: no perks, stingy pay scale, upper management loaded with failed cast offs… Advice to Senior Management: stay innovative and reward the engineers appropriately. stop hiring senior… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Akamai full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Volunteer opportunities; work and life balance Cons: office politics; lack of sense of urgency between departments Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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