Innovation Program Manager

Apply Online

NIC Colorado, a division of Tyler Technologies is the organization behind eGovernment services in the State of Colorado. We are a talented team of programmers, designers and project managers who are dedicated to improving the lives of Colorado citizens through the web and mobile applications that we build on behalf of our government partner in Colorado. We are passionately leading a new era of digital public service, using technology to bring government to the people of Colorado in meaningful and convenient ways.

The Innovation Program Manager leads a team responsible for creating opportunities to develop innovative technology solutions and services for Colorado state and local governments. This new role will lead NIC’s efforts to expand value provided for key partners in Colorado, developing strategy, executing actionable plans, and coordinating team members’ contributions. Team activities include business development, product development and management, project management, and technical delivery. Reporting to the General Manager, this position will develop and maintain relationships that benefit both NIC and its partners while demonstrating a comprehensive understanding of NIC products, services, financial drivers, and initiatives.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop strategies for growth and execute on tactics that create opportunities to develop new, innovative solutions for government partners
  • Coordinate efforts of team members contributing to the Innovation Program
  • Meet with stakeholders of state and local government entities to discuss existing services, potential projects, and projects in development
  • Work with team to create proposals and solutions based on partner needs
  • Assist the General Manager with reports, presentations and meetings with government partners
  • Work closely with the Director of Operations and Director of Technology to ensure effectiveness of teams, efficacy of resource allocation, and project planning.
  • Ensure the successful development and delivery of new engagements that expand NIC Colorado’s value profile. 
  • Manage Innovation Program project queues and priorities
  • Conduct regular meetings with team on status of completed and ongoing projects and assist with priorities, decision-making
  • Understand and document requirements (business analysis and writing) and train others to perform and document requirements gathering for digital government project.
  • Work with business unit leadership on planning, strategic plans and objectives, growth targets and other identified metrics



  • Undergraduate degree plus outstanding communications skills
  • Minimum of 5 years' professional experience, preferably in business, government, or technology
  • Business process engineering to establish Innovation Program processes
  • Demonstrable experience working with clients to achieve shared interest outcomes
  • Experience educating clients about current and future service offerings and their associated business benefits
  • Experience with cross-team collaboration in identifying, qualifying and capturing new opportunities, as well as in conceptualizing, planning, and selling new solutions or services
  • Strong leadership, organizational, and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated, attentive to detail and committed to quality

Salary Range:  $70-90K


Denver, Colorado



State-Specific Salary Range Disclosure Requirements

Salary will generally fall between $90,000 - $90,000 before adjustment for geographic differences. Recruiter can confirm if position is incentive eligible.

Great Place to Work & Grow Your Career

Come join us as we transform the public sector! Our mission, vision, and values guide everything we do. We’re also frequently recognized as a great workplace locally and nationally. See our many awards and accolades.

Taking Care of You & Your Family

Your health and well-being are important to us. That’s why we invest in our team members by offering competitive benefits to support their health and financial wellness. Learn more about how we care for our people.

Apply Online

Requisition Number:2021-1611


Tyler Technologies is proud to be an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, please submit your request by emailing or by calling 800.646.2633 ext. 791008. Please keep in mind these methods are reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability.
spacer module is 50px
Didn’t find what you’re looking for?

Start your search again

spacer module is 27px

Don't be fooled by criminals making false employment offers, requesting personal and financial information, or impersonating Tyler management. In our recruiting practice, we do not …

  • Extend job offers to candidates we have never spoken with on the phone or in-person
  • Request financial information from candidates
  • Offer jobs through chat rooms, meetups, or hangouts

If you feel you may have been in contact with someone falsely representing Tyler, please contact immediately and provide us with as much information as possible about the exchange. If you opened or clicked on any links or attachments within a suspicious job offer, we recommend running a full antivirus scan on your computer to make sure no malware was downloaded.

spacer module is 25px
Get to Know Our Tyler Family

At Tyler, team members are valued and encouraged to innovate, while having fun along the way. Join us and see why we love working here.

Meet our Tyler family
Meaningful Work, Valuable Benefits

To make work even more rewarding, we offer a wide range of benefits to support the overall wellness of you and eligible family members.

Check out our benefits
Why Work at Tyler?

While committed to serving the public sector, we’re also dedicated to investing in our people. Be a part of our passionate community where you can grow.

Come work with us
Upcoming Job Fairs & Recruiting Events

Interested in learning more about what it's like to be a part of our team? Our recruiting team would love to meet you at an upcoming event in your area or virtually.

See our hiring events