Ceph Engineer

Ceph Engineer

It’s an exciting time to join 42on. Our solutions empower organizations to take full advantage of the Ceph and open source expertise to build, manage and support their infrastructure. We love open source and are actively involved in the open source community. Our success depends on bright, energetic, talented people who are passionate about Ceph storage and open source projects. 


We are looking for a Ceph Engineer to join our team in the Netherlands. You will be crucial in designing, implementing and optimizing Ceph-based storage solutions. You are the ideal candidate if you enjoy working on Ceph, working on reliable storage infrastructures, improving engineering efficiency, and digging into the technical details to solve problems.

What we offer

42on provides high-quality Ceph services since 2012. We focus on large high-end companies that already use Ceph and depend on it in their business; we provide support and solutions in Ceph emergencies while striving to mitigate risks. You will be dealing with complex Ceph issues on a daily basis, ranging from problems that have an origin in architecture, implementation, or usage to discovering bugs in Ceph. While doing so, you are constantly mindful of the customer’s opportunities and risks. In this role, you will be in daily contact with industry professionals worldwide

What does it take

Working at 42on means working with 25+ open source specialists facilitating our customers to solve challenging issues, supporting them, and making them accelerate. We are looking for someone who is experienced in Ceph and gets energized when it starts to get really challenging. The knowledge, experience, and skills we are looking for are:

Engage with the open source community through forums, conferences and other channels to build relationships and knowledge

Work closely with customers to understand their requirements and tailor Ceph solutions to meet their needs

Stay abreast of industry trends and advancements in open source technologies to enhance the software development processes

Diagnose and resolve issues related to Ceph storage clusters, ensuring timely and effective solutions

Design and architect Ceph-based solutions tailored to meet clients’ performance, scalability, and reliability objectives

Provide expert guidance on best practices for Ceph configuration, tuning, and optimization

Contribute to the development of reusable Ceph deployment and optimization frameworks

Our benefits

42on is a technology driven company with the goal of providing the best experience to both our customers and employees. We believe that the most important aspect of this job is to be enthusiastic about it, have career opportunities and work in a team with the right spirit. Besides this, we offer

24 vacation days

A pension scheme

Flexible working

Work laptop and phone

Learning budget

No secondment (detachering)

Mobility options

Work in dynamic and open atmosphere

Opportunity to improve knowledge of cutting-edge technologies


If you have any questions about this job, feel free to reach out to our internal recruiter, Sophie.




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