Infrastructure Engineer (OpenStack & Ceph Specialist)

s an Infrastructure Engineer at Safespring, you will develop and operate our infrastructure based on OpenStack and Ceph.

About Safespring

Safespring is a rapidly growing Nordic startup delivering locally-based Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) using open-source software.

Our mission is to empower customers to innovate swiftly, reduce time to market, remove technical constraints, increase efficiency, and maintain data sovereignty.

We are currently expanding our cloud-based compute and storage services, delivered from professional data centers in Norway and Sweden. To keep up with the increasing demand for our services, we are seeking experienced Infrastructure Engineers who are experts in OpenStack, Ceph, and infrastructure as code to join our dynamic technical teams.

The Role

As an Infrastructure Engineer at Safespring, you will develop and operate our infrastructure based on OpenStack and Ceph. You will contribute your deep knowledge of OpenStack to our team while working on all parts of the infrastructure. You will also participate in our on-call rotation, providing out-of-hours support approximately every 6th week.

Work Environment

Safespring has always been a distributed organization. While you can choose to work remotely from home or your hometown, we also offer the option of working from our offices in Oslo, Stockholm, or Bergen. Please note that for regulatory reasons, we require team members to be residents of Norway or Sweden.

Your Manager

Anders Bruvik, the Infrastructure Department Manager, will be your direct supervisor. He is more than happy to have an informal conversation with you if you have any questions about the position. Contact information is provided below.

Key Responsibilities


Travel and Training

We bring our team together approximately every quarter, usually in Scandinavia. Additionally, we offer a budget for training that you can allocate towards conferences, courses, books, or online courses, depending on your preference.

Compensation and Benefits

Safespring is affiliated with Kollektivavtalet ( and adheres to their rules in both Sweden and Norway, including local regulations for working hours, vacation, wellness benefits, and competitive salaries.

Compensation includes a base salary, variable salary based on company targets, overtime and on-call rotation compensation, and an opportunity to invest in the company. Compensation is individually negotiated, with guidelines provided for Senior Engineers in Norway and Sweden. The total compensation is typically 750 000 - 825 000 NOK, while for a Senior engineer in Sweden total compensation is typically 636 000 - 700 000 SEK.

How to Apply

If you are ready to join a fast-paced, innovative company and play a vital role in the development of cutting-edge infrastructure services, please submit your application today! We look forward to hearing from you.

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Contact Information

Anders Bruvik
Infrastructure Department Manager