QA Functional Analyst and Release Manager

  • 75 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Verusen is a startup producing AI parts inventory optimization software-as-a-service that makes it easy for enterprises to manage their maintenance and repair operations (MRO). We've raised millions in venture funding from both Silicon Valley and Boston and are growing fast. Are you a driven, and productive software engineer interested in being a part of that growth?

We believe the most significant part of any work environment is the team. That’s why we have spent a massive amount of time finding efficient, productive, and smart folks that you will get the work done with and support each other, every single day.

The team is obsessed with shipping quality software on time, every time. There is not much in the way of red tape; thus, the team can concentrate on fast delivery with tremendous impact in the industry.

Job Description

What we are looking for

A highly analytical individual that doesn’t let anything slide through. A QA analyst with 3+ years of testing experience in complex enterprise applications. The right person should be proficient in dealing with current web technologies (React, Python, etc.), a knowledge of test-driven development and agile workflows, have experience testing Javascript front ends and RESTful APIs, have familiarity with continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) mechanisms, and SQL/PostgreSQL experience is a plus. You don’t need any particular AI/ML experience, but you should be willing to learn to work well with our data science experts as it pertains to your testing.

Who you are

You are looking for a high-performance team, and are not afraid to work hard to ship quality software on-time, every time. Your passion and commitment to accomplishing goals are rewarded, equally and beyond your base salary, by a large stock option grant only possible in a startup.

You take responsibility for your success and failure, and are comfortable with making decisions to make excellent software. You are creative and enjoy problem solving.

You work hard, enjoying the sense of accomplishment and financial reward that comes from team success. You understand that we may fail alone, but can only succeed together with the right team.


Analyze the user/business requirements, functional specs, and use case documents and design test coverage plans to account for all of those.

Perform manual test execution (including, but not limited to: functional, regression and integration testing), identifying defects and conducting root cause analysis of the issues discovered.

Implement Validation Test Protocols by adhering to test instructions.

Work with project managers or product owners to make sure specification needs are clearly understood between both product and engineering teams.

Isolate, replicate, report defects and verify defect fixes.

Identify, incorporate, and communicate best practices.

Shepherd the release cycles, coordinating among all teams involved  to ensure releases are shipped in a timely, quality, and traceable manner.


  • 3+ years of Software Testing experience with technologies like React and Python
  • Very strong attention to detail, focus and organization

  • Exceptional logic and reasoning abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Understanding of high-level application design

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively within development teams

  • Ability to read and understand logging from various sources

  • Understanding of source control mechanisms (git)

  • Familiarity with rapid software release cycles/SDLC

  • Deadline and detail-oriented - bias to ship

  • Experience working with cloud-native platforms

  • Authorized to work in the United States

  • Able / willing to work onsite in Midtown, ATDC, Atlanta, GA

Nice To Have

  • Experience testing React/Python applications

  • Experience with Postman or other preferred API test tooling

  • Experience with test case management tooling

  • Experience with basic tenets of application security

  • Experience working within a containerized environment (Heroku, Docker, Kubernetes)

  • Database experience with PostgreSQL as well as basic query authoring.

  • Experience testing highly-scalable RESTful APIs

  • Proficiency with ticketing systems

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) software and deployments

  • Experience in a startup environment

Our Stack

The majority of our product is written in Python.  We use a variety of Python ML and numerical frameworks, such as Keras, Tensorflow, Numpy, Scipy, and Pandas. We use PostgreSQL as our primary database, and a variety of AWS cloud services.

Additional Information


  • Competitive salary

  • Health/dental/vision coverage

  • 15 Days PTO

  • Flexible work hours

  • Partial remote work options

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

Verusen is an ATDC Signature company located in Tech Square in Midtown Atlanta.