Java Developer

Software Development Overland Park, Kansas


The NIC division of Tyler Technologies is currently seeking applicants for a Java Developer.

Acquired by Tyler Technologies (NYSE: TYL) on April 21, 2021, NIC is a leader in digital government solutions and payments, partnering with government to deliver user-friendly digital services that make it easier and more efficient to interact with government. NIC and Tyler are united in their mission to empower public sector entities to operate more efficiently and connect more transparently with their constituents and with each development team.

The Java Developer will be responsible for development, maintenance, and enhancement of java business applications as part of a Scrum development team.  They will participate on project teams within an assigned business unit or corporate department and utilize various technology platforms. Will collaborate with business partners, and other technical staff to understand user requirements, identify technical approaches, and create solution options.


  • Provide programming expertise within an assigned business unit/area to troubleshoot, maintain, analyze, test, scope, estimate, and design business applications.
  • Formulate and define application scope and objectives; devise and modify procedures to solve business problems.
  • Prepare detailed specifications from which programs will be written
  • Design, code, test, debug, and document programs according to requirements
  • Participate in business and IT project estimation activities
  • Collaborate with business partners, and other technical staff to understand user requirements, identify technical approaches, and create solutions


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred in Computer Science or Computer Engineering and/or relevant work experience.
  • 2+ years of experience in field or in a related area.
  • Basic understanding of JQuery, java, HTML, .NET, PhP, etc., as appropriate to the team and applications of focus.
  • Possesses both technical and non-technical problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to conceptualize, plan, develop and deliver a variety of creative solutions.
  • Familiarity with software development lifecycle methodologies such as Agile Scrum, Scaled Agile Framework or similar.
  • Programming with data residing in relational database.
  • Familiarity with Software Quality Assurance and ability to test and automate tests
  • Demonstrates a consistent understanding of business application design, development, installation, and refactoring.
  • Shows initiative and willingness to learn