Senior Java Engineer

CLEAR is an innovative, fast-paced company searching for driven Java Engineer, who will be responsible for developing next-gen biometric applications on a variety of platforms. This role is more than just a development position - the right candidate will have the opportunity to work directly with users to ensure that the right solutions are created to ensure our platform is integrated seamlessly. This is an excellent opportunity for a self-starter to make visible contributions to the development, growth, and enhancement of our platform.

CLEAR transforms what is uniquely you – your fingerprints and your eyes – into a secure biometric ID. We are creating a world where travel is effortless, where accessing your office building is as simple as walking in, and where shopping is as easy as walking in and out of a store—without ever once showing an ID or credit card. CLEAR currently powers secure, frictionless customer experiences in 30 U.S. airports and venues. With over 1 million members so far, CLEAR is the identity platform of the future, today.

What you will do:

Develop new and enhance existing Java-based web and server-side applications

Review multiple applications requirements; analyze technical specifications of any new applications / new features of existing applications under deployment or consideration to determine its intended functionality.

Work closely with internal and external teams to ensure that application can access the required data and it is appropriately filtered to comply with platform-specific business rules

Collaborate with the other members of the engineering team to ensure all services are reliable, maintainable, and well-integrated into our existing platforms

Adhere to best practices for testing and designing reusable code


Who you are:

8+ years of experience of core Java experience. Java 8 experience is highly desirable

BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Technology or related fields. Masters degree a plus.

Experience with Agile methodologies is highly desirable

Prefer working knowledge of a wide range of technologies, including: Software development methodologies; Strong system knowledge of Linux environments; Knowledge in Amazon’s AWS ecosystem is desirable

Excellent judgment and creative problem solving skills, including negotiation and conflict resolution skills

Exceptional customer relationship skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches

Entrepreneurial team player who can multitask

Energetic, flexible, collaborative and proactive with flawless execution

Exceptional written, oral, interpersonal and presentation skills with the ability to be effective

Ability to operate as an effective tactical as well as strategic thinker

Meet Some of CLEAR's Employees

Ashley G.

General Manager DFW Airport

Ashley oversees CLEAR's DFW Airport operation. Based on her success at CLEAR and a demonstrated passion for training, Ashley is also part of the Field Training Team.

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.

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