Professional Services Manager

Professional Services Plano, Texas


Do you have experience successfully leading large scale software implementations? Does coordinating a multi-faceted implementation with multiple stakeholders align with your strengths?  Are you able to effectively communicate to ensure alignment amongst various business units to ensure that all teams are progressing towards a determined goal?  Are you adept at communicating with Executive/Sr. Executive level stakeholders?  Does leading a team of skilled Project Managers and helping them build their career appeal to your sense of teamwork and leadership?

If this description sounds appealing to you, then we may have the perfect opportunity for you.  We are looking for a talented Professional Services Manager to lead Tyler’s eSolutions Project Management organization.  This role serves as an essential contributor to Tyler’s success and will serve as a key operator on complex software implementations of Tyler’s solutions.


  • Serve as the Program Manger for large scale implementations

  • Direct and lead PM staff to effectively and efficiently implement assigned projects across the eSolutions nationwide customer base.

  • Responsible for the productivity, success, and growth of assigned PM staff.

  • Assess the skills and skill level of direct reports to aid in making task assignments during project planning activities.

  • Recruit, develop and retain individuals with skills, attitude and experience necessary to enable the organization to meet it’s commitments.

  • Conduct performance reviews and provide continuous feedback/on-going development of direct reports.

  • Develop, implement, and refine a continuous training program for PM staff to encourage growth and professional development of team members

  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with the eSolutions Support, Development, and Implementation organizations.

  • Collaborate with the Implementation Manager to analyze, develop, and implement efficiencies throughout the project lifecycle.

  • Serve as an escalation point for PM staff to ensure customer satisfaction and retention.

  • 5% - 20% travel is required (primarily day trips)

  • Perform other job-related duties and responsibilities as may be assigned from time to time.


  • S. / M.S. or B.A. / M.B.A. degree or equivalent experience.

  • 5 plus years work experience in Business and/or Information Technology environment required.

  • 2 plus years managerial / leadership experience required.

  • Experience in leading and managing large IT efforts.

  • Exceptional conflict management and negotiation skills.

  • Strong analytical ability, particularly in a technical environment.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Project and PowerPoint.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills including verbal and written communication skill, teamwork and customer service skills.

  • Strong presentation and public speaking ability.