Akamai Overview

  • www.akamai.com
  • Cambridge, MA
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1998
  • Company - Public (AKAM)
  • IT Services
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

CompetitorsMirror Image Internet, Limelight Networks
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Akamai is your competitive edge for digital transformation. The edge — it’s the next frontier of digital transformation. It’s where users connect, where digital life is experienced, where clouds, devices and vast streams of data come together. Akamai is the edge. Our ...
Mission: Our mission is to make digital experiences fast, intelligent, and secure.

Akamai Reviews

4.4
91%
Recommend to a Friend
97%
Approve of CEO
Tom Leighton
Tom Leighton
1,168 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 3 years

"Fantastic technology and people"

12 May 2021 - Anonymous in London, England, England
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Fantastic technology and people. I feel proud to work at this company.

Cons

The work can be high stress sometimes, but most likely better than the industry in general.

Advice to Management

Great founder and vision. I hope this can continue into the future.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Akamai

4.5
(211 reviews)

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Akamai Interviews

Experience
Positive61%
Negative24%
Neutral15%
Getting an Interview
Applied online37%
Employee Referral18%
Recruiter18%
Difficulty
3.1
Average
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  1. Account Service Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Best interview experience I ever had. The interviewers Imran and Suhesh were down to earth and very friendly. I wasn't prepared well. But they tried to give me several chances. And they were motivating as well. I will never forget this interview in my life. Cause this is how the interviewers should be.
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Company Updates

22 March 2018
Are you a visionary leader eager to impact Akamai’s compensation programs? We are seeking a Director of Broad Based Compensation; someone with experience to scale up a $2.7 bil company that plans to double its revenue by 2020. Intrigued? Discover this role: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQwGS
22 March 2018
Influential, self-motivated, communicative, and passionate about benefits. Sound like you? Akamai is hiring a Director of Global Benefits to manage our programs in 20+ countries; a tech expert thirsty to build and maintain relationships. Explore this role http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQwGq

Akamai Awards & Accolades

  • Top 100 Global Tech LeaderThompson Reuters2018
  • Perfect 100 - Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality IndexHuman Rights Campaign2018

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What is health insurance like at Akamai?

...flexible with time off requests, excellent health & retirement benefits, tuition reimbursement & funding for certifications is generous...

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