Akamai Technologies, Inc. 2018 Summer Intern - Product Manager in Cambridge, Massachusetts

2018 Summer Intern - Product Manager

Cambridge, United States


Sep 11, 2017 Post Date

010215 Requisition #

About the Summer Internship Program:

The Akamai Summer Internship Program is designed to give students the opportunity to apply their skills, gain valuable experience, and contribute to the organization in a meaningful way. Internships are project-based and focus on real business challenges important to Akamai’s continued success. Program participants will be encouraged to be proactive members on their team, taking on a comfortable level of responsibility, and challenged to think critically and creatively.

In addition to your day-to-day responsibilities, program participants will be invited to a variety of formal and informal trainings, interact frequently with company leadership, and attend social events. Akamai is committed to your professional development and you will receive ongoing formal and informal feedback throughout your summer experience.

About the Job:

We are seeking ambitious, academically accomplished product management interns.

Responsibilities May Include:

  • Primary and secondary market research.

  • Competitive analysis.

  • Marketing, sales and product promotion projects.

  • Pricing and packaging modeling.

  • Product positioning.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelors or Masters in Business/Marketing or related field and returning to the program after completion of the internship.

  • Basic MS Office skills.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong problem solving skills.

  • Strong analytical skills.

  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment.

  • Knowledge of Marketing fundamentals.

  • Familiarity with one or more of the following: SalesForce.com/other CRM’s, Social Media platforms and trends, outbound marketing.

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 atwww.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 atwww.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.