Solutions Architect

Job Location
Reston, VA 20190
Job Description

We are seeking a Solutions Architect in Reston, VA, working at Akamai Technologies

* Work as a member of a cross functional project team contributing to the technology-based solutions and consult on concept feasibility.

* Own the technical components of a customer integration project including but not limited configuration, debugging, documentation, testing, and go live support.
* Integrate Akamai's Solutions including Dynamic Site Accelerator, Web Application Accelerator, Web Application Firewall, Global Traffic Manager, Electronic Software Downloads, Download Manager and more.
* Partner with Business Support, Sales, Engineering, Product Development and Customer Care to resolve issues that arise during customer trials, integrations, or post implementation support.
* Accurately scope implementation timelines for integrations.
* Identify technical risks and provide mitigation strategies.
* Review configurations with other Professional Service team members to ensure quality and accuracy to requirements. 


* Minimum 2 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, another related technical field or it's equivalent. 

Required Skills  
* Minimum of 2 years of experience with Internet technologies including TCP/IP, HTTP, DNS and web servers.
* Minimum 2 years of IT solution delivery experience, preferably within a consulting organization. 
* US Citizenship required. 

Desired Skills 
* DoD Secret clearance preferred

* Experience implementing enterprise scale, n-tier solutions with direct client exposure.
* Experience with digital media technologies including streaming, codecs and container formats
* Experience with UNIX and one or more web development languages, methodologies, and/or architectures – Perl, PHP, Shell Scripting, J2EE, .NET, C#, JSP, ASP, Tomcat, Apache.
* Experience with TCP/IP network debugging with tcpdump or similar.
* Experience with data processing, Real Time Reporting and Analytics a plus.
* Working knowledge of the full software development lifecycle
* Advanced knowledge of the internet and internet related technologies
* Excellent business writing, presentation and communication skills 

Other Information 
* Is relocation available for this position: No
* Is US Citizenship required: Yes
* Is a Security Clearance Required: Preferred
If yes, applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation & must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.


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