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Akamai Company Culture

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Akamai employees generally work 8.6 hrs a day
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Employees at Akamai report the work pace is comfortably fast
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On a typical day, employees at Akamai have 2 meetings
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78% of Akamai employees look forward to interacting with their team every day
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Akamai employees most often take unlimited paid vacation and sick days each year
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89% of Akamai employees report they are happy with their work life balance
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Akamai employees typically get valuable feedback on how to improve at work Once a month
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88% of Akamai employees call their work environment positive

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Salaries range from a low of $45,868 to a high of $285,497. The jobs with the 3 highest estimated salaries are VP of Sales, Sales Rep, and Director of Product, while the jobs with the lowest 3 estimated salaries are CS Rep, Office Manager, and Paralegal.

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What should I wear for an interview at Akamai?

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  • Business casual is probably enough, but know your audience and the expectations of your potential role.

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  • Very. From a design standpoint less so - we are not here to innovate new UI directions, we are here to make our users tasks as seamless as...

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  • Very good ones. Matching 401k, good health/dental/vision, subsidized transportation/parking, good parental leave, flexible schedule and work...

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  • No drug test, yes to a background check; I think those things are stricter if you are a contractor/contingent worker than if you are hired...

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Mission, Vision, & Values

our mission is to make digital experiences fast, intelligent and secure. Our intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud. It keeps apps and experiences closer to users — and attacks and threats far away.

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Akamai Culture At a Glance

102 employees at Akamai have reviewed Akamai across various culture dimensions, providing their opinions on items ranging from executive ratings to the pace at work. The latest review was today.

Overall, the 102 Akamai employees give their leadership a grade of A-, or Top 15% of similar size companies on Comparably. This includes specific ratings of their executive team, CEO, and manager.

Employees at Akamai are pleased with their total compensation at Akamai, which includes a combination of pay, stock and equity, and benefits.

Overall, employees at Akamai are pleased with their team. 102 Participants grade the quality of their coworkers a B. The majority believe the meetings at Akamai are effective, and the majority look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

The majority of employees at Akamai believe the environment at Akamai is positive. Most Participants believe the pace of work at Akamai is comfortably fast. About 73% of the employees at Akamai work 8 hours or less, while 3% of them have an extremely long day - longer than twelve hours.

Overall, the employees at Akamai are happy, based on their aggregated ratings of future outlook, customer perception, and their excitement going to work.

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