CLEAR is hiring a

CISO, VP of Infrastructure

New York, United States

Reporting to the CIO, the CISO, VP of Infrastructure is principally responsible for company-wide information security and assurance. You will also be responsible for the core infrastructure that supports the CLEAR platform and corporate IT solutions. He/She will establish and maintain the company strategy and program to make certain the information assets and technologies are protected against all threats. You will have a technical background and is a respected thought-leader in this space.  You will have successfully architected and implemented large scale enterprise solutions in cloud environments with mission critical applications. You will have superior leadership and organizational capabilities.



  • Identify, develop, implement, and maintain processes across the company to ensure company-wide information security and assurance
  • Establish and maintain appropriate standards and controls, manage security technologies, and direct the establishment and implementation of related policies and procedures
  • Oversight of CLEAR's core infrastructure including the architecture, enabling scale, and the monitoring of the infrastructure
  • Responsible for disaster recovery and business continuity
  • Research and development to ensure CLEAR stays current in all relevant technologies, and plans accordingly for testing and implementation
  • Manage technology budget, and plan for predictive and financially prudent growth
  • Manage and develop information security and infrastructure employees
  • Pro-actively manage key partnerships with all 3rd party technology vendors and partners to costs, standards, and SLA’s
  • Manage infrastructure and support systems to facilitate increase of orders of magnitude to transactional volumes
  • Partner with Product Development team to stay in lock-step with software plans, testing, and deployment
  • Communications with key executive stakeholders


Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • 5 – 7+ years in a similar role at a company that has experienced aggressive growth, with 15+ overall technology leadership experience
  • Experienced working with disparate systems and a large infrastructure requiring the highest level of security and infrastructure needs
  • Knowledgeable of government regulatory requirements, such as FISMA and FedRAMP compliance
  • Deep understanding and hands-on application of Cloud based services (AWS is preferred)
  • Experience implementing and managing Salesforce CRM and Marketing tools
  • Proven collaboration and communication excellence