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Published on February 15
Linux Storage Engineer



As a Linux Storage Engineer at Fairbanks you become part of our Ceph team, where you will have the opportunity to grow and develop yourself. You are involved in the following matters:

Ceph consultancy

  • We help customers with the setup of the architecture design, implementations and upgrades;
  • We are involved in general support sessions;
  • We assist in troubleshooting.

Emergency Assistance

We offer multiple support plans, helping small and large organizations during calamities. Applying our knowledge and providing direct service is our starting point. We do this as a team, 24*7 worldwide.


Who are you?

Fairbanks is looking for a Linux Storage Engineer who has experience with one or more of the following techniques:

  • Ceph;
  • Git(hub/lab);
  • Filesystem (ext4/xfs/zfs);
  • RAID;
  • Storage protocols: iSCSI/Samba/NFS;
  • Networking concepts applied to storage.


In addition, you recognize yourself in the following characteristics and skills or you can develop them quickly:

  • Knowledge of Open Infrastructure and open source techniques;
  • Extensive Linux Knowledge;
  • Storage enthousiast;
  • Knowledge of Linux distributions and Software Defined Storage;
  • Troubleshooting skills;
  • Knowledge of different cloud possibilities and techniques;
  • Knowledge of Python and/or C++;
  • You want to grow and develop yourself.

You also enjoy your work and radiate this to your environment, you are proud of automating your work, you continuously improve IT environments and you speak Dutch and English.


About Fairbanks and 42on 

Fairbanks designs, builds and manages innovative open source cloud environments based on OpenStack and Ceph. In 2019, Fairbanks acquired the company 42on which provides high quality Ceph services since 2012. 42on Assists organizations in designing, deploying, implementing and running Ceph clusters. Ranging from terabytes to petabytes, spinning disks or ‘all flash’, we have implemented and support all kinds and types of Ceph clusters at all kinds and types of enterprises all over the world. Our teams consist of experienced engineers with various personal and professional backgrounds. For more information, see

Besides excellent benefits, we believe that the most important aspect of this job is to be enthusiastic about it, have career opportunities and work in a fun, mulicultural team that will challenge you technically. All this aside, Fairbanks is a technology driven company with the goal of providing the best experience to both our customers and employees. We stimulate growth on both a technical and personal level.

Do you recognize yourself in this profile? Then we would like to talk to you.

Do you think you fit in? You can send an email to [email protected] with your resume.