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Software Engineer in Test



Software Engineering
Paris, France
Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Engineering · Paris · Hybrid Remote

Software Engineer in Test


GitGuardian is a global pre-Series C cybersecurity scale-up.

Among our early investors who saw our market value proposition, are the co-founder of GitHub, Scott Chacon, along with Docker co-founder / CTO Solomon Hykes 👀. American and European top-tier VC firms have also invested in GitGuardian.

GitGuardian teams have developed a source code security platform for the DevOps generation. Our solutions are already used by more than 400K developers worldwide!


    As a Software Engineer in Test, you will help implement GitGuardian products by using and testing our latest features, and by implementing and maintaining automated tests. We are looking for highly technical engineers, able to propose innovative solutions in a wide range of areas.

    • Work closely with product teams and development teams to test our latest features
    • Implement and maintain automated tests (end-to-end tests, performance tests…)
    • Implement custom tools to test our products
    • Continuously test the products and write detailed and precise bug reports for any unexpected behavior


    If you think you match at least 70% of these criteria, please apply!

    • You have a background in engineering, computer science or a similar technical field
    • You have at least 3+ years of experiences in Quality Assurance Engineering
    • Proficient in programming languages such as Typescript or Python
    • Proficient using a modern end-to-end test framework such as Playwright or Cypress
    • Experienced in implementing different types of tests such as performance tests
    • Experienced in implementing and maintaining Continuous Integration jobs (GitLab CI, GitHub Actions, Circle CI…)
    • Experienced working on a web based SaaS product
    • Familiar with cloud platforms such as AWS, Google Cloud or Azure

    Bonus Points

    • Familiar using Docker as development environment
    • Familiar with infrastructure and with IaC tools such as Terraform, Kubernetes or Ansible
    • You have a previous experience working with self-hosted products and with features heavily relying on third-party providers


    • 💰 Package that includes stock-options
    • 🍜 Lunch voucher (Swile)
    • 💻 Up to €300 to improve your home office set-up
    • 🌴 Yearly holiday allowance
    • 🤝 Referral bonus of 4000€ for any new Guardian we might hire thanks to you
    • 🎡 Team building: monthly activities for the whole company + dedicated quarterly budget for every employee
    • 🐕 Pet-friendly offices, some Guardians gets to bring their dogs from time to time

    And also...

    • 🏡 Remote policy: at least 2 days/week at the office for people living in Île-de-France, at least 3 days/month for people living elsewhere in France
    • 👊 Working on a meaningful product, we already helped more than 400k developers across the globe
    • 📈 A robust engineering culture, discover our R&D projects
    • 🚀 Many opportunities for career development in the long term
    • 👫 Trust & autonomy on your perimeter with a very transparent internal communication and a strong impact on the company development

        Recruitment process

        At GitGuardian, we are committed to building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workforce.

        We will ask for your gender on the application page to help us understand the diversity of our applicant pool and to track our progress in attracting and hiring a diverse workforce. The information is optional and will not be disclosed to the hiring manager or the interview team and will not be considered in the hiring process. We appreciate your willingness to share this with us so that we can continue to improve our diversity and inclusion efforts.

        1. Video call with a Talent Acquisition team member

        To discover your professional project and evaluate if there could be a mutual match.

        2. Team interview / Interview with your future manager

        To know more about yourself and your achievements, and present to you the team.

        3. Technical test / Business case

        To evaluate your skills for the position and project yourself into the role.

        4. Final interview with an Executive Manager

        To detail our company’s vision and ambitions for the next couple of years.

        Curious to know more about us ?


        • Want to go even further? Check out our public roadmap!
        • Check out the State of Secrets Sprawl Report to understand our mission and the industry.
        • Mackenzie (DevRel) will tell you about how GitGuardian works in this video!
        • Our solutions are already used by hundreds of thousands of developers in all industries and GitGuardian platform is the n°1 security app on the GitHub marketplace 🔥


        • GitGuardian helps organizations find exposed sensitive information that could often lead to tens of millions of dollars in potential damage.
        • More than 80% of our customers are in the United States.
        • Many F500 companies use GitGuardian's platform.


        • The Guardians are knowledgeable, committed, serious, aligned with the company’s mission, and true team players: always willing to help each other grow our skill sets!
        • The team is diverse and we hail from more than 20 different countries.
        • We are also agile, remote-friendly, and fun people to work with.
              Remote status
              Hybrid Remote
              Employment type

              Guardians of Code

              We develop code security solutions for the DevOps generation and are a leader in the market of secrets detection & remediation.

              Our solutions are already used by hundreds of thousands of developers in all industries and GitGuardian Internal monitoring is the n°1 security app on the GitHub marketplace. GitGuardian helps organizations find exposed sensitive information that could often lead to tens of millions of dollars in potential damage.

              We love wearing our Guardians’ cape, and help each other achieve high ambitions!

              Engineering · Paris · Hybrid Remote

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