Senior Software Architect

Apply Online

Are you interested in using your expertise in AWS cloud solution architecture skills to build software that helps make communities safer?  Would you like to support first responders with SaaS-based solutions used on the front lines of law enforcement, fire rescue, and public safety agencies across the United States?

Tyler Technologies is looking for an innovative, talented, and passionate AWS solution Architect to help us build the next generation of industry-leading cloud-native Public Safety solutions.  The Senior Software Architect position suits individuals who thrive in dynamic, fast-paced, and collaborative environment that provides opportunities for growth and learning.  As a technology leader, you will be part of a team of architects responsible for collaborating with cross-functional agile teams to help foster a culture of innovation and value delivery.


  • Help the public safety engineering teams’ architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage AWS services.
  • Architecting and developing public safety-related applications to be cloud-optimized and resilient.
  • Working as a technical leader alongside productengineering, and operations teams.
  • Providing deep software development knowledge with respect to cloud architecture, design patterns, and programming.
  • Support the full project lifecycle including strategy, design, implementation, and automation, as well as production readiness and documentation activities.
  • Participate in the definition of application architecture, technology stack, research new technologies, and prototype new ideas.
  • Help develop future state cloud blueprints for key systems along with a transition plan and a roadmap, prototype solutions as needed.
  • Communicate technical and non-technical information clearly and effectively with peers, management, clients, and other departments within the company.
  • Cross-pollinate smart ideas and promote learning across teams by facilitating appropriate knowledge sharing throughout the organization.


Remote | Troy, Michigan




  • 15+ years of experience within software product development disciplines with a continually increased level of responsibility.
  • 2+ years of direct experience architecting/designing reliable, resilient multi-tenant applications on AWS.
  • Proven ability to architect, design, and implement cloud-based and/or cloud-native solutions.
  • Hands-on experience with serverless computing like AWS Lambdas, step functions, and container orchestration platforms like ECS, EKS.
  • Expert-level understanding of design principles for building and deploying distributed, highly available, and scalable enterprise business applications based on microservices.
  • Extensive background in software engineering with strong skills in one or more major development languages (C#, Node, etc.).
  • Experience leveraging relational and NoSQL databases like SQL Server and DynamoDB.
  • Experience with continuous integration, continuous delivery, and associated tooling such as Azure DevOps, Jenkins, and GitHub.
  • Experience working with Agile development frameworks.
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems in a highly complex matrixed environment.
  • Ability to provide mentorship/guidance to other engineers on technologies, architecture, design patterns, and best practices.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Adept at communicating and presenting technical and non-technical information to a wide audience.
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaborate across functional groups.


Colorado Code of Regulations 7 CCR 1103-13 Disclosure

Salary will generally fall between $103,699 - $180,000 before adjustment for geographic differences. Recruiter can confirm if position is incentive eligible.

Great Place to Work & Grow Your Career

Tyler is continually recognized as a great workplace locally and nationally. See our recent awards and accolades across Tyler »

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 »

Tyler is subject to regulations, guidelines, and/or client requirements relating to the qualifications of Tyler personnel performing certain client work. Because of the nature of this position, it is a requirement that the candidate can successfully pass a federal background check at the time an offer is extended and over the course of employment with Tyler.

Apply Online

Requisition Number:2021-880

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