Akamai Technologies, Inc. Program Manager (Contractor) in Bangalore, India

Job Title: Program Manager

Job Location: Bangalore

About the Job

We are seeking a highly motivated Program Manager to collaborate across a wide variety of initiatives within a highly dynamic and strategic team. This person will be responsible for driving and coordinating India wide initiatives. Strong communication skills and adaptability is crucial.


  • 2years of Strategic program management and Operations experience.

Proven track record of successfully working with cross functional teams in a matrix management environment

  • Must be detail-oriented and have excellent written & verbal communication skills.

  • Must be highly organized and motivated with a strong work ethic for driving programs.

Strong presentation and spreadsheet skills, ability to work with internal functional, technical, business and senior leaders.

Proven ability to meet deadlines, prioritize workload and manage time effectively

  • Work collaboratively and effectively with a diverse technical and business user groups.

Desired Qualification and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree is required. Computer Science, Engineering or Business Management degrees are preferred.

  • Master’s degree is a plus.

  • Experience and strong judgment on when to apply more process rigor versus when to speed something to completion

  • Previous project management and marketing experience is a plus.

About Akamai Technologies

Akamai is the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, making the Internet business ready—fast, reliable, and secure—for its customers. The company's advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize consumer, enterprise and entertainment experiences for any device, anywhere. Headquartered in Cambridge, MA, Akamai has offices around the world and operates the most pervasive, highly distributed CDN—with more than 200,000 servers in 110 or more countries—delivering up to 30% of all Web traffic. Learn more at www.akamai.com/careers .

Akamai is a growing, and evolving, company with offices and operations around the world. As such, we strive to foster inclusive and representative workplaces where all employees are wholly welcome, and enabled to share and benefit from each other’s diverse contributions, as one global team. Our commitment to diversity reaches beyond our corporate offices, to our business partners and suppliers who share the same principles, and whose employees we value as integral to the Akamai business family. Learn more at www.akamai.com/diversity .

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status. If you'd like more information about EEO rights under United States law, please click here at https://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf .