Augment is an augmented reality platform provider that allows users to envision any object, in their current environment, through a simple mobile app.
A leader in the augmented reality space, Augment is the most downloaded augmented reality app, boasting more than 2 million downloads and 10,000 active users daily. Augment’s turnkey augmented reality solution is aimed at professionals and delivered through its SaaS platform. With more than 200 clients in 36 countries, Augment is trusted to support sales and marketing efforts for major brands, including Coca-Cola, L’Oréal, Accor Hotels, Engie, and Siemens.
Augment was founded in October 2011, is headquartered in Paris (France).
What you will do
Augment provides storage and visualization to its clients through mobile applications and SDKs. Supporting a large traffic, we need to modernize our infrastructure to take advantage of automated deployment and provisioning for our web applications. Our solution being implemented in same major retailer apps and websites, we need to be resilient to high traffic spikes, and yet reduce costs on low activity periods.
Our current infrastructures involves capistrano deployments and manual EC2 instance provisioning with MySQL, Redis and Elasticsearch as datastores. The goal is to migrate to a more modern infrastructure, including auto-scaling and continuous deployment. You will work closely to our CTO and to our web developer, gather needs, propose solutions and implement it for use in production.
Skills we are looking for
- You have good knowledge of AWS services in general.
- Experience with docker and kubernetes, and some basic knowledge of ruby on rails would be a plus.
- You are also have familiar with aws lambda, to consolidate a few functions we already use.
Fast process : After a 20mn first call to get to know each other, we would like to meet you in person for a more technical conversation. Once we've met you we get back to you within a week tops.