Linux / Ceph Storage Engineer

  • Location:

    Utrecht, Netherlands

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure Support

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  • Salary:

    €50000 - €60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Evan Townsend

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Evan Townsend

Vacancy: Linux / Ceph Storage Specialist

Location: Utrecht, Netherlands

Skills: Linux, OpenStack, Ceph, Git, Filesystem, NAS/SAN/DAS, RAID, iSCI, Samba, NFS, Python, C++

Salary: €50,000 - €60,000

The Role

This company are one of the most prominent businesses in Open Source Engineering, specialising in their field for a variety of high-profile clients both within the Netherlands and internationally. Having recently acquired a Ceph Storage specialist company to expand on their ever-growing expertise, they are now looking to continue building this side of the company.

You will predominantly be designing and building innovative open source cloud environments, but with your focus on assisting organizations in designing, architecting, deploying, implementing and running Ceph clusters. Ranging from terabytes to petabytes, spinning disks or 'all flash', they have implemented and supported all kinds and types of Ceph clusters internationally in a variety of environments. You are also given the freedom to actively advise the organization, customers and prospects on new projects and developments. You will work with other specialists in close knit teams as this company places a big focus on collaboration and knowledge sharing.

Linux, OpenStack, Ceph, Git, Filesystem, NAS/SAN/DAS, RAID, iSCI, Samba, NFS, Python, C++

Role Requirements:

  • Experience with Open Source technologies
  • Member of EEA
  • Experience with Ceph and other storage technologies
  • Experience with Open Source Cloud environments
  • Extensive Linux experience
  • Experience with one or more of the following - Git, Filesystem, NAS/SAN/DAS, RAID, iSCI/Samba/NFS
  • Python and/or C++

What's in it for you?

In the last decade, this company were quickly recognised as the "go to guys" for anything Open Source infrastructure related in the Netherlands, particularly in Private and Hybrid Cloud, and this legacy and success continues to grow. As more companies utilise the benefits that come with solutions such as OpenStack, Kubernetes, OKD, OpenShift and CEPH, their position in the market becomes ever more important.

You will be surrounded by highly skilled engineers whom you can both collaborate with and learn from; this company only employs the best! On top of your competitive salary, you will also receive a strong training budget to continuously improve you and your skills, as well as a lease car and the tools for you to be able to carry out your work to the best of your ability. You will be joining a very relaxed and open company who are sociable with one another and are no stranger to a beer and pizza together (when things are back to normal)! To go with this sociable atmosphere, the business also take yearly trips abroad with city breaks, beach trips and occasional skiing holidays!


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