Are you interested in joining our expert OSINT team? Find out what motivates us at NetWatch Global and explore our current vacancies.

Life at NetWatch

We’re passionate about using OSINT to drive better decision-making and fight crime, and we’re continually striving to ensure we do that better than anyone else. Whether that’s through our world class intelligence team or by creating innovative new software tools, our clients rely on our expert ability to deliver.

Are you passionate about OSINT – and have the work ethic to match? We can promise you’ll be joining an exciting business and a great team, with interesting and meaningful problems to solve.

Current Vacancies

Software Engineer


NetWatch Global provides clients with actionable intelligence from public data sources with a heavy emphasis on social media. We’re an investigation company changing the way organisations solve difficult problems, and you’ll work to build tools that empower our intelligence analysts to deliver exceptional results.

We are a relatively small tight knit company, driven by innovation and a passion for what we do. We aren’t a sprawling beast with layers of red tape, if we have an idea – we think and act fast to see if we can make it happen. You will be integral to this philosophy, and its essential you can move and act to prototype quickly.

The Role

We’re looking to expand our engineering team so that we can bring our ideas to life faster. You will need to be equally comfortable working solo or within a team and collaborating depending on the project.

As an engineer you will own the code and won’t be separated from the build by layers of management, you’ll be responsible for writing maintainable code and testing in an automated fashion. You’ll also have a good instinct for UX and design.

Experience and Technologies


  • PHP or JavaScript/Node.js as your primary language
  • Database Experience – MySQL / Redis / Elastic Search
  • An understanding of SaaS development
  • Using cloud platforms such as AWS
  • Ability to write tests using a language relevant framework
  • The right attitude and a drive to get things done

Desirable skills

  • Web scraping
  • Front end development
  • Python
  • Containerisation (Docker / Kubernetes)

Working at NetWatch

Obviously, things are a bit different and our team are mostly working from home remotely, we have a casual office at Alpha Tower in Birmingham which we can’t wait to get back to fully. At the present time we allow staff to book a desk in the office when they need one. Our office is generally a relaxed environment, and we like to work hard but have fun doing it.

We prefer candidates to be based locally, and can offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Flexible hours
  • 24 days holiday & Bank holidays
  • Healthcare


Please email your application to along with a CV and covering letter.

Application Deadline: 04/01/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £35,000.00-£40,000.00 per year

Flexible & Remote Working Options
Flexible & Remote Working Options
Competitive Salary
Competitive Salary
Continuous Learning
Continuous Learning
Amazing Team
Amazing Team
Tailored Incentives
Tailored Incentives
Awesome Workspace
Awesome Workspace

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We’re always looking to add valuable members to our community. If you are interested, please contact us below.

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