Verify Team

Verify Team

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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
Elliot Rushton Engineering Manager, Verify (CI)
Grzegorz Bizon Senior Backend Engineer, Verify (CI)
Tomasz Maczukin Backend Engineer, Verify (CI)
Matija Čupić Junior Backend Engineer
Steve Azzopardi Backend Engineer, Verify (CI)

Stable Counterparts

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

Person Role
John Hampton Frontend Engineering Manager, Release (CD) & Verify (CI)
Dimitrie Hoekstra UX Designer, Release (CD) & Verify (CI)
Rayana Verissimo Senior UX Designer, Release (CD) & Verify (CI)
Filipa Lacerda Senior Frontend Engineer, Release (CD) & Verify (CI)
Scott Hampton Frontend Engineer, Verify (CI)


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.