Security & Compliance Engineer

Product Security Plano, Texas



  • Collaborate with teams of varied disciplines across nine solution groups within the Courts & Justice division to continually improve our security posture in all phases of the software lifecycle, including application development, cloud posture, and patch management.
  • Become an expert on Tyler’s chosen security tools and help drive and facilitate their use throughout the division.
  • Consult with teams to assess risk, identify appropriate mitigations, remediations, and timelines, and validate results.
  • Create and feed dashboards to provide visibility of operational metrics from various systems to enable leadership to measure and manage adherence to internal service level agreements.
  • Collaborate with the Director of Security to identify, document, and evangelize security and compliance best practices.
  • Serve as a coordinator and contributor during incident response.
  • Collaborate with division and corporate security and compliance teams to assess and mitigate risk.
  • Implement and maintain automation of processes to help the business more efficiently meet service level agreements.
  • Advocate for and contribute to an enterprise level culture of security to help the business make informed decisions in balance with competing objectives.
  • Aggressively pursue technical and professional development, making use of internal and external resources to cultivate and grow your skills.


  • Required
    • You should value deadlines and regularly complete work on time.
    • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering, applied cybersecurity.  Equivalent experience may be considered.
    • Solid understanding of all facets of cybersecurity principles, including end-user security hygiene, IT, secure application development, cloud security posture, and patch management.
    • Experience with security scanning tools and technologies.
    • Strong team player, comfortable working
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Must be able to learn new technology independently and quickly.
    • Solid skills programming and scripting skills
    • Exposure to all tiers of software development and testing
    • Understanding of build and deployment approaches and related technologies
  • Preferred
    • Experience with cloud technologies, Amazon Web Services preferred.
    • Experience with threat-modeling.
    • Experience with compliance frameworks such as SOC 2, CJIS, FedRAMP or other programs based upon NIST 800-53