Lead Software Engineer

Software Development Troy, Michigan Overland Park, Kansas


The Digital Solutions Division of Tyler Technologies, Payment Services Vertical, offers a comprehensive suite of payment processing solutions built and deployed exclusively for government.  We are currently looking to hire a Lead Software Engineer to support our electronic payments platform, specifically for the Tyler Payments team

This role is an individual contributor that is responsible for participating in development, maintenance and enhancement of business applications. Participate in project teams within as assigned business unit or corporate department and utilize various technology platforms. Collaborate with business partners, and other technical staff to identify user requirements, assess available technologies, and recommend solution options. 


  • Lead multiple software development projects, new and existing
  • Provide technical guidance and decisions for feature requirements
  • Lead technical discussions and provide technical feedback in planning
  • Closely work with senior management on product and technology strategy
  • Research, provide, and implement cloud solutions
  • Collaborate with other Lead Engineers in defining and implementing technical solutions.
  • Mentor and train entry/senior software developers
  • Contribute to the vision, concept, planning, architecture, design, usability, API, and documentation of Tyler products
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the internal development processes
  • Develop software systems with unit testing, validation procedures, and documentation.
  • Full Stack web application development using Microsoft ASP.NET and C#, Angular Typescript, HTML 5, CSS for UI
  • Implement and maintain SQL databases and data modeling principles
  • Develop and extend core features for existing infrastructure micro-services
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or math, or comparable work experience.
  • 8+ years of software design and development experience with conventional technologies
  • Experience in leadership or mentoring other developers
  • Experience with a public cloud (AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud)
  • Experience with containerization and understanding of container orchestration/scaling
  • Experience with database design, development, and maintenance in a Cloud environment
  • Experience with working with the .NET (Core) / C# highly desirable
  • Experience with REST API patterns and designs
  • Experience writing and testing code
  • Demonstrated expertise with SQL databases and data modeling principles.
  • Excellent analytical abilities, communication (written and verbal), and interpersonal skills.