DevOps Engineer

At CLEAR, we make it simple to be you by using biometrics to build a connected world that’s smarter and more secure. We’re building a world without wallets or friction. Where boarding a plane or buying a beer is fast, simple, and secure. Where credit cards and credentials are a thing of the past. With CLEAR, you are all you need. Our biometric ID strengthens security while simplifying your experience. CLEAR connects your life from airports to arenas, and after a fast, one-time enrollment, you can use it instantly.

CLEAR is looking for a DevOps Engineer to join our technology team.  The DevOps Engineer works hand-in-hand with software engineering to deliver highly resilient and highly available products and features through the SDLC.   The DevOps Engineer is responsible for ensuring that systems, infrastructure, and operational needs are incorporated into our software architectures, our build and deployment pipelines, and our operational tooling and instrumentation.

 What You Will Do:

  • Develop and maintain automated pipelines to build, test, deploy, release, and operate Clear’s cloud based services.

  • Help software development teams automate, manage, and tune their services to run optimally in their environments.

  • Ensure that appropriate technical operational data is emitted, collected, and analyzed so that the status of Clear’s software services is well understood.

  • Triage and resolve system and deployment issues.

  • Help Clear build and manage a unified multi-regional cloud platform.

  • Evaluate, recommend, and integrate new tools, software, and practices that contribute to overall improvements.


Who You Are:

  • Passion for learning and building highly automated systems and infrastructure.

  • Hands on systems administration using “infrastructure-as-code” automation techniques.

  • Experience with configuration management tools (Chef, Ansible, Puppet, etc).

  • Solid working knowledge of AWS environment and tools (EC2, VPCs, ELB, RDS, etc).

  • Working knowledge of containers (Docker preferred) and container orchestration frameworks (Kubernetes, Mesosphere) in a micro-services architecture.

  • Experience implementing highly available and highly resilient systems.

  • Experience implementing and supporting a continuous delivery of code.

  • Experience with the HashiCorp suite of tools (Terraform, Packer, Consul, Vault, etc)

  • Coding background in scripting (python, bash, etc) and/or compiled (java, c, go) languages

  • Substantial experience troubleshooting application deployments

  • Hands-on experience installing, configuring, managing, and troubleshooting typical application server components (tomcat, jboss, etc).

  • Good working knowledge of database technologies (PostgreSQL, mysql).

  • Effective written and oral communication skills.

  • Effective time management and self-management skills in reference to project schedules and assigned deliverables.

Meet Some of CLEAR's Employees

Victor C.

Director of IT

Victor is responsible for the scalability and resiliency of CLEAR's IT infrastructure, leveraging the latest techniques in cloud automation to power the customer experience at every touch point.

Caryn S.

Founder & CEO

Caryn is responsible for leading the CLEAR team to success and is driven by an obsession with the customer and employee experience.

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