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Verify Team


For an understanding of what this team is going to be working on take a look at the product vision.


The Verify Team is focused on all the functionality with respect to Continuous Integration and Verification.

This team maps to Verify devops stage.

Team Members

The following people are permanent members of the Verify Team:

Person Role

Stable Counterparts

The following members of other functional teams are our stable counterparts:

Person Role
Tomasz Maczukin Backend Engineer, Verify:Runner
Daniel Cipoletti Frontend Engineering Manager, Verify
Dimitrie Hoekstra Product Designer, Verify (CI)
Matija Čupić Backend Engineer, Verify:Continuous Integration
Miranda Fluharty Frontend Engineer, Verify:Testing
Elliot Rushton Engineering Manager, Verify:Runner
New Vacancy - Elliot R. (Interim) Engineering Manager, Verify:Testing
Crystal Poole Engineering Manager, Verify:Continuous Integration
Evan Read Senior Technical Writer, Manage, Verify, Configure, Growth
Steve Azzopardi Backend Engineer, Verify:Runner
Georgi Georgiev Senior Backend Engineer, Verify:Runner
Scott Hampton Frontend Engineer, Verify:Testing
Payton Burdette Frontend Engineer, Verify:Continuous Integration
Zeff Morgan Senior Software Engineer in Test, Verify
James Heimbuck Senior Product Manager, Verify, Verify:Testing
Thao Yeager Senior Product Manager, Verify
Darren Eastman Senior Product Manager, Verify:Runner
Drew Cimino Backend Engineer, Verify:Testing
Fabio Pitino Senior Backend Engineer, Verify:Continuous Integration
Marius Bobin Backend Engineer, Verify:Continuous Integration
Furkan Ayhan Senior Backend Engineer, Verify:Continuous Integration
Erick Bajao Senior Backend Engineer, Verify:Testing
Juan J. Ramirez Senior Product Designer, Verify


Like most GitLab backened teams we spend a lot of time working in Rails on the main GitLab CE app, but we also do a lot of work in Go which is the language that GitLab Runner is written in. Familiarity with Docker and Kubernetes is also useful on our team.

How to work with us

On issues

Issues the Verify team works on have the ~"Verify" label. Issues that contribute to the verify stage of the devops toolchain have the ~"devops::verify" label.