Building Enterprise Leaders

Developer in Test at Digital Shadows
London, GB

Digital Shadows is fast growth company with offices in London, San Francisco, Dallas, Frankfurt and Singapore. Our mission is to protect organizations from external digital risks across the open, deep, and dark web. We do this by providing relevant threat intelligence, context, expertise, and remediation that enables organizations and security teams to focus on their core business in the digital era. Our SearchLight™ service combines scalable data analytics with threat intelligence analysts to monitor for cyber threats, data leakage, reputation risks and a whole lot more. You can learn more about us at or review the Forrester New Wave report where we were named the leader in Digital Risk Protection.

Over the next 12 months:

  • You will massively expand the volume of automated tests within our platform
  • You will undertake performance and security testing
  • You will help to revolutionise the ability for our clients to find and receive digital risks by assuring new feature sets
  • You will have the freedom to work with the latest technologies in order to rapidly implement new functionality
  • You will influence the technology choices and the underlying architecture and design of our QA infrastructure
  • You will release code every two weeks as part of a cross functional scrum team


Our platform is built primarily using Java and Spring, and is hosted on AWS. We are looking for QA engineers with strong working knowledge of test automation and in particular in assuring applications that handle large volumes of data. Principally we are looking for:

  • Knowledge & Understanding of automating test using Selenium and Cucumber
  • Knowledge & Understanding of BDD / TDD and Agile methodology concepts
  • Experience in writing automated tests for Restful APIs
  • Experience of testing complex web-based applications
  • Able to rapidly pick up new concepts, tools and technologies
  • Able to explain test process to technical and non-technical audiences


  • Implementing & Analysing Performance test using JMeter or other market leading tools
  • Experience of CI tooling (Bamboo, Jenkins, Maven, etc)
  • Knowledge of SQL and relational database technologies, ideally MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Exposure to cloud services such as AWS or GCE
  • Familiarity with the Linux operating system
  • Experience of automated security testing tools


  • Competitive benefits package, including equity
  • Salary is negotiable on and commensurate with experience.
  • Spirited, fun office with regular outings/events
  • Regular hack days