OpenDrives makes high performance data storage a reality for our customers using our unique combination of hardware and software. Our customers range from Hollywood blockbusters, to medical imaging specialists, to academia and everything in between. At OpenDrives we are building next-generation data storage solutions for high-performance workflows.

We are looking for exceptional Software Developers, Platform Maintainers, QA Engineers, and DevOps Specialists to help build our software applications and platform and drive the future of the next generation of OpenDrives Technology – continuing our journey to be the undisputed leader in data storage technology.

What kind of people are we looking for? Those that fit with our three main principles of engineering culture.

  • Empowerment - Bring your talent and voice to the team.
  • Effectiveness - You know how you work best. Pick the right tools. Work Iteratively. Ship it.
  • Empathy - Nobody is a robot, take care of yourself, and each other.

Do you resonate with these three ideals? Are you able to quickly master new technologies? Do you have a curiosity about technology? Perfect! Then it sounds like you might make a great fit for us.


You don't give up at the first obstacle – you take on a commitment and see it through to completion.

You're a communicative problem solver, pragmatic and methodical, and team oriented.

You're Your programming is robust because you keep an eye out for details and think about the product holistically.

You're curious enough to keep an eye on new technology, but know what's sizzle and what's steak.

You're adept at balancing the priorities of meeting deadlines, delivering well-designed systems in the long-term, and having a life.

You're a self-starter and entrepreneur, with a passion for technology.


Instead of describing which positions we are hiring for, here are the technologies we work with. Do you know some of these? You do not need to know all these things to apply.


  • Shell, bash, make, sh, ksh, zsh, and the like
  • Linux, kernel and distribution-specific userland organization, packaging and distribution.
  • Ability to build packages from source, cross compile, and how to troubleshoot build time and run time linking errors.
  • Working knowledge of C, C++, and experience with scripting languages like Python, Tcl, Go, Lua, Perl, etc.


  • Postgres, Node.js, Express.js, Cote.js, Microservices Architecture
  • Javascript ES5/6, React, Bulma,
  • SASS, Webpack
  • RESTful API integration

Infrastructure and Process

  • git, gitlab
  • JIRA
  • Markdown, ASCIIDoc
  • Ansible, Terraform
  • Slack, Email

Quality Assurance

  • Mocha, Chai, Karma
  • Kiwi TCMS
  • Robot, PyTest

Bonus Points

  • Electron, Ionic
  • D3.js, Chart.js, or some other charting library
  • AWS S3, Microsoft Azure, or other cloud storage integrations
  • PCS, Corosync, Clustering Technologies
  • Lustre, ZFS, and SMB/NFS
  • HIPAA, DARPA compliance frameworks
  • AI, ML, Data Science or Engineering


We have some awesome perks for you if you wanna work with us.

  • Awesome vacation policy and flexible schedule
  • Great Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Hybrid Remote/Office work (even before the pandemic)
  • Work with Modern Tools and Nate!
  • Salary Range: 60 - 160K depending on seniority and skillset