Shape the future of crypto art and NFTs at a pioneering art-tech blockchain startup.

Verisart is an NFT minting and certification platform serving artists and creators since 2015. We pioneered a patented standard for blockchain certification and partnered with SuperRare to launch genesis NFTs for well-known artists and creators. We’ve certified over 50,000 artworks by more than 15,000 artists. We’re expanding our services for NFT creators and collectors.

The role

As Quality Assurance Lead at Verisart, you will be an integral part of an ambitious, high-performing product team. You will support and advocate for customers and instill a defensive mindset to ensure we deliver quality products and services. This role offers tremendous scope to influence the direction of our products on the web, Shopify and multiple blockchains. You will be a full partner alongside engineers, designers and product managers.

The role has three main areas of responsibility:

Quality Assurance

  • Taking ownership of the quality of our portfolio of SaaS products on the web, Shopify, and blockchain (Ethereum, Polygon, Flow)
  • Acting as a Customer Champion: Understanding our customers' and proactively looking for issues to pre-empt customer problems
  • Instilling a defensive mindset in the product team
  • Establishing new processes to promote quality, while balancing the need for efficient, continuous delivery

Manual testing

  • Ability to write concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Perform manual testing for cases where appropriate when automated testing is not possible or feasible
  • Communicating with the product team to understand what manual or automated tests are required
  • Perform regular regression tests

Automated end-to-end testing

  • You will help maintain existing automated tests in Cypress and Postman
  • If you're able to write new automated tests yourself, then you will augment our suite of end-to-end tests
  • You'll also help manage the release process

Requirements

We're looking for a real champion of our customers' needs and someone who can become a product and domain expert. We want you to contribute a quality perspective to every discussion.

  • Proven experience as a Quality Assurance Analyst or Engineer (or similar role)
  • Experience with Agile frameworks, particularly Scrum and Jira
  • Demonstrable experience with black box testing
  • Strong communication skills and ability to create and maintain clear, thorough documentation
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Analytically-minded with a data-driven approach to problem-solving
  • Self-starter, and a track record of getting things done
  • 3+ years experience in a QA testing environment
  • Experience with automation testing tools, ideally Cypress.io, Postman
  • Familiarity with blockchain and NFTs and desire to learn more (it's fine if you don't have professional experience)

Benefits

  • The opportunity to shape the use of blockchain technology for the art and collectibles market
  • A solid runway and excellent prospects leading into our upcoming Series A round
  • Passionate co-workers
  • A blend of in-person and remote working. We are on-site 3-4 days per week and remote 1-2 days per week.
  • Lively workspace in the heart of London's gallery district in Mayfair

Note: We are prioritizing candidates already in the UK.


Salary range £35,000 — 55,000