What needs to change to make the company culture better?
There is no communication or leadership. Plans are not communicated. There is zero opportunity to work with colleagues on something that is not directly billable to a customer. No team collaboration or group learning.
Review from Engineering Dept
For remote workers, the draconian travel policy. The company is concentrated in Cambridge, MA, but if you are remote, you are never allowed to travel there, ever, per the travel policy.
Review from Sales Dept
More efficient, faster decisions, dont wait for the competition to come and eat your lunch
The environment at Akamai is considered positive by 88% of employees and regarded as having a “comfortably fast” work pace by 17 employees. Relative to its competitors, Amazon, Fastly, Level 3 Communications, Rakuten, and Limelight Networks, Akamai's environment score ranks in 1st place. This also puts them in the Top 20% of 1554 similar sized companies (5,001-10,000 Employees) on Comparably and Top 40% of 198 companies in Boston.