Akamai Reviews

Updated Aug 4, 2021

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4.6
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Akamai CEO Tom Leighton
Tom Leighton
423 Ratings
Pros
  • "Salary, Work life balance, interesting work(in 238 reviews)

  • "Amazing benefits and great work culture(in 124 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "sometimes the work can get out of hand but mostly we do have a good work life balance(in 59 reviews)

  • "No career progression ppportunities within middle management(in 28 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      A wonderful employee friendly company with the potential to be the best cloud security company

      Aug 4, 2021 - Customer Success Manager in Bangalore
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      Pros

      great work environment wonderful products company's growth is consistent year over year

      Cons

      None that i can think of

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Just awesome

      Jul 27, 2021 - Systems Support Engineer in Bangalore
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      Pros

      1. Employee friendly 2. Lots of benefits and perks 3. Opportunity to be part of many competitions and win exciting prizes 4. 1200$ Covid Pandemic Bonus 5. Work-life balance 6. 1000rs monthly internet allowance 7. 3000rs transportation allowances 8. Tremendous support for covid19

      Cons

      Onsite opportunity will be less, I think it's due to this is product based company

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Awesome

      Jul 30, 2021 - Customer Sucess Manager in Bangalore
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      Pros

      Work Environment, Salary, Management, Culture, Benefits

      Cons

      Nothing, Nothing, Nothing, Nothing, Nothing

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Very Good company to work.Friendly Environment.They pay you well.

      Jul 22, 2021 - Senior Software Development Engineer In Test in Bangalore
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      Pros

      Incentives should be more for motivation of employees.

      Cons

      Good pay Good food Good People ,Get to learn new Technologies each time.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Best company to work in

      Jul 19, 2021 - Security Consultant in Bangalore
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      Pros

      You will get to work with some of the great minds in the industry

      Cons

      I do not have any cons yet

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Growth is a bit slow

      Jul 29, 2021 - Security Analyst in Bangalore
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      Pros

      Culture is really good and the management is helpful to the engineers

      Cons

      There is no con as such but the growth is a bit slow for the engineers

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Awesome place to work... !!

      Jul 11, 2021 - Software Development Engineer In Test Manager in Bangalore
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      Pros

      Great culture .. lot's of opportunities to learn

      Cons

      Nothing that I can think of.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Working at Akamai technologies india

      Jul 8, 2021 - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore
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      Pros

      1) Work life balance 2) Good recognisation

      Cons

      no as of i see. but they should more aggressive in delivery new products

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place to work

      Jul 23, 2021 - Technical Solutions Engineer in Bangalore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lot of learning on internet technologies, friendly and helping people, compensation is good, cab facility, perks and benefits

      Cons

      Little bit of politics but apart from that everything is good.

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Great Place to Work !

      Apr 15, 2021 - Network Delivery in Bangalore
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      Pros

      Employee benefits Growth opportunities Pays really well. Decent hike and bonus. Flexible work options ( WFH) Amazing employee benefits - Food / Fitness / Health Camps / Cab / Education Assistance / Interest Free Loan / Employee Stock Options and RSU Good work-life balance Great people to work with

      Cons

      1.Occasional layoffs that have started happening in the past 3 years, 2.Job titles / Designations and roles are not well aligned. Ex. Network Delivery Architects are like Program Managers and Network Implementation Managers and Infrastructure Delivery Managers are like Project Managers.

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