Contribute to our portfolio companies’ success by browsing open positions below.

Ceph Engineer - Remote at Mirantis
United States of America

Mirantis Overview

Mirantis is an open cloud company focused on harnessing open source innovation to help enterprise application owners become free of infrastructure and operations concerns. The company employs a unique build-operate-transfer approach to deliver two distinct products:

  • Mirantis Cloud Platform based on OpenStack and Kubernetes that helps service providers and enterprises run highly tunable private clouds powered by infrastructure-as-code and based on open standards.
  • Mirantis Application Platform based on Spinnaker that helps enterprises adopt cloud native continuous delivery to realize cloud ROI at scale.

Job Description

Mirantis is adding a Senior Ceph Engineer to our team!  We are looking for a talented and inquisitive engineer, who strive to provide best clustered storage experience to customers. You will be working internally with our product development, cloud operations and engineering teams to define enhancements and automations to our products and get the thing done!


Main Responsibilities:

  • Integrate Ceph into our core products (Kubernetes-as-a-Service, Openstack, MCP)
  • Maintain our current, and shape our future Ceph LCM tooling
  • Advise our most complex customers
  • Work with upstream open source communities
  • Participate in on-call product support rotation

Qualifications and Experience Requirements:

  • 3+ years of Linux system administration experience
  • Hands-on Ceph experience
  • Practical experience with configuration management and deployment tools (Puppet, Salt, Ansible)
  • Fluent in Python or Go

Nice to Have:

  • Knowledge of Kubernetes, Docker
  • Good understanding of networking concepts and protocols
  • Experience with Rook
  • Experience with databases and message brokers (MySQL, Galera, PostgreSQL, RabbitMQ)
  • Experience configuring, customizing, and extending monitoring tools (Nagios, Prometheus, Zabbix)
  • Experience with other Software Defined Storage systems
  • Experience with Enterprise Storage Systems (DellEMC/NetApp/HDS etc)
  • Practical experience of deploying and administering OpenStack
  • Production Operations experience
  • Contributing to upstream Open Source projects

What does Mirantis offer you?

  • Work with an established Silicon Valley leader in the cloud infrastructure industry.
  • Work with exceptionally passionate, talented and engaging colleagues, helping Fortune 500 and Global 2000 customers implement next-generation cloud technologies.
  • Be a part of cutting-edge, open-source innovation.
  • Thrive in the high-energy environment of a young company where openness, collaboration, risk-taking, and continuous growth are valued.
  • Receive a competitive compensation package with strong benefits plan and stock options.