Company Overview

Every day, billions of people connect with their favorite brands to shop online, play games, share ideas, manage money, and so much more. They may not know it, but Akamai is there, powering and protecting life online.

Over 20 years ago, we set out to solve the toughest challenge of the early internet: the “World Wide Wait.” And we’ve been solving the internet’s toughest challenges ever since, working toward our vision of a safer and more connected world.

Akamai Connected Cloud — our massively distributed edge and cloud platform — makes it easy for businesses to develop and run applications and workloads, while we put experiences closer to users and keep threats farther away. That’s why innovative companies worldwide choose Akamai to build, deliver, and secure their digital experiences.

Our suite of leading cloud computingsecurity and content delivery services are helping global companies make life better for billions of people, billions of times a day.


Join the global team powering and protecting life online, by solving the toughest challenges, together.

Opportunities are waiting for you
At Akamai, we believe in problem-solving through curiosity and collaboration. Doing business with respect for all people. Diversity of thought, experience, and talent. And empowering every person to contribute and perform at their best level. Join us and bring your biggest ideas — we’re ready.

The core values of our global team
When you work at Akamai, you’re part of a team that develops faster, smarter, and more secure solutions. On a global scale. For challenges that affect virtually every aspect of digital life. No matter where we work or what the goal is, we’re driven by a shared commitment to Akamai core values.

  • Customers first:  Our customers and their success come first, in everything we do.
  • One Akamai: We achieve success through the cooperative exchange of skills and ideas.
  • Innovation:  We continuously find creative ways to solve problems and achieve results.
  • Urgency and persistence: We always act with urgency and persistence to solve the toughest problems.
  • Integrity and trust: We adhere to the highest degree of ethics, honesty, and transparency.
  • Inclusion: We value and celebrate diversity of thoughts, ideas, and solutions.
  • Giving back: We actively support and enrich the communities in which we live and work.

Belong to a brave future
We’re curious people. Problem solvers. Innovators. Tech wizards. And you can help us power the next era in digital transformation. 

Our commitment to you
At Akamai, we encourage you to bring your whole self to work each day. We’re committed to supporting your life at Akamai through learning and development programs, and at home by offering competitive benefits and time away policies, as well as reward and recognition programs.

A culture built on excellence and transparency
Akamai culture is fueled by the smart, curious, and creative people who work here. Inclusive, multicultural offices that foster diversity of thought, language, and ideas. A shared love of technology. And great opportunities for every employee to enhance their skills and develop their career.

Company Summary
Akamai Technologies
Number of Employees
(617) 444-3000
150 Broadway
Cambridge, MA