Senior Software Engineer

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As a member of the platform development team, you will have the opportunity to build product features for Entellitrak, Tyler’s open-architecture platform for Case Management and Business Process Management solutions.  You will work with leading edge technologies such as React, Kotlin and GraphQL, alongside industry standard technologies including Java, Javascript, and Spring.  Our engineers are innovative thinkers who can solve technical challenges with creativity and perseverance. You will work within a challenging and motivated team in a flexible, fast-paced Agile environment. You will develop rich client applications across browsers and devices while meeting web accessibility standards, performance and security requirements. Must be a self-starter, be able to operate independently, and multiplex his or her time between many diverse tasks.


  • Design and development of scalable, secure, high quality and innovative product capabilities and architectural enhancements in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues.  Optimize code performance/maintainability
  • Diagnose the cause of system issues as reported by stakeholders and produce fixes, minimizing side effects
  • Develop unit/integration tests in a structured manner
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Assist in the creation of system documentation
  • Ensure all product development is in compliance with the established development practices and processes
  • Help to drive the direction of product architecture, technology, and tools
  • Keep abreast of technology standards and industry best practices
  • Analyze industry technology trends, and propose execution plans for absorbing the relevant ones into product development


  • 5+ years of experience programming in one or more of the JVM-based languages, especially Kotlin and Java
  • Professional experience using front-end technologies and frameworks such as ReactJS
  • 5+ years of professional experience developing with Javascript
  • Experience in building responsive/progressive web apps or native mobile apps
  • Experience developing and consuming web services such as REST, GraphQL, SOAP, etc.
  • Proficiency with SQL and relational databases (SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL) and has written complex custom functions, views, and stored procedures
  • Superior understanding of various Agile methodologies (Scrum, Agile, XP) in team settings, and applying them throughout the entire development lifecycle
  • Experience with build/release tools such as Git, GitLab, Maven, Gradle, Docker, and Kubernetes
  • Hands on experience with;
    • MVC frameworks such as Struts and Spring
    • ORM frameworks such as Hibernate
    • Developing RESTful web services
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including design and coding standards, code reviews, source control management, unit and integration testing, CI/CD
  • Strong analytical skills. Be able to digest and develop implementations from use cases/user stories in an Agile environment
  • Detail oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to communicate with end users, technical teams and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategies
  • Demonstrated teamwork skills and leadership initiative
  • Capacity to learn unfamiliar technologies and become productive with them quickly


Work with the only low-code application development platform purpose-built for the public sector. With a focus on case management and business process management, you can help government agencies at every level organize and automate data, tasks, regulations, and interactions in a way that is configured to their specific needs.


Herndon, Virginia



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Requisition Number:2021-874


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