Senior Software Engineer

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The Senior Software Engineer will work within a fast paced and highly flexible Agile environment. Must be a self-starter, be able to operate independently, and multiplex his or her time between many diverse tasks.

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


  • Responsible for the design and development of new product capabilities and architectural enhancements in an Agile/Scrum development 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
  • Ensure all product development is in compliance with the established development practices and processes
  • Facilitate code reviews.  Ensure high quality production deliveries
  • Help to drive the direction of product architecture, technology, and tools
  • Operate in an advisory role by guiding Software Engineers to implement architectural improvements and system enhancements on an ongoing basis. Assist and guide them in achieving high quality production deliveries
  • Design and implement scalable, secure, high quality and innovative web solutions using Javascript libraries such as React JS
  • 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
  • Provide technical thought leadership to the teams through frequent informational sessions
  • Assist in the creation of system documentation


  • Minimum 5 years developing Java web applications
  • Minimum 3 years of experience developing front-end web applications using Javascript and Javascript libraries such as React, Redux, Node/NPM, and ES6/7 (via Babel)
  • Proficient in developing web applications using Spring, and ORM frameworks such as Hibernate
  • “Full stack” development is required, with strong experience building software solutions with exceptional user experience, using HTML and CSS
  • Proficient in OOPS, Design Patterns and Data Structures
  • Understanding of JEE Architecture and deployment procedures
  • Experience with build/release tools such as GitLab, Maven, Gradle, Docker, and continuous integration tools such as Jenkins
  • Experience developing RESTful web services
  • Experience with microservice based software architectures is a plus
  • Experience using TDD for development and writing units tests, leveraging frameworks such as JUnit, Mockito, JMock
  • Strong experience in one or more relational databases, including Oracle, Sybase, SQLServer
  • Strong experience in designing normalized or de-normalized database, writing complex SQL queries / stored procedures, and analyzing / fixing performance issues
  • Experience working with one or more application servers such as Tomcat, JBOSS, Websphere
  • Strong analytical skills (ability to digest requirements and produce design)
  • Experience with Scrum/XP software development methodologies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with Confluence, JIRA, and Crucible are a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline, at least 5 years of experience in developing software products

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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.
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