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Backend Engineer Job Description

The role of a Backend Engineer is critical to the success of a website. A Backend Engineer’s job is multifaceted and includes responsibilities like designing and creating system architecture and services for various web projects and build robust and scalable software using programming languages like Java, Scala and Ruby. Backend Engineers also help improve code quality through automation, writing unit tests and performing code reviews. The job of a Backend Engineer is often a collaborative effort. Backend Engineers coordinate with Frontend Engineers and other members of the technical team. They attend brainstorming sessions and have opportunities to contribute their ideas to company technology, algorithms and products. They frequently work with design teams to gain understanding of what the end-user needs and transform this into an effective technical solution.

To apply for a job as a Backend Engineer, applicants need to meet certain requirements. Most companies require that applicants for a Backend Engineer job have at least a bachelor degree in computer science or a related field. Some companies also require previous experience in hands-on coding and software design. Solid OOP and software design knowledge is also an important skill. Backend Engineers should be able to create software that can be extended, reused and meets the architectural objectives of the company. In addition to knowing coding languages like Ruby and Java, Backend Engineers should have experience with Linux/Unix and scripting languages such as Perl and Python. There may be other technologies specific to a company, so a willingness to learn new information and technology is also a plus.

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Senior Front End Javascript Developer
Senior Front End Javascript Developer
About Sharethrough: Our native advertising software is helping the Internet evolve beyond interruptive ads.
Senior Front End Javascript Developer
About Sharethrough: Our native advertising software is helping the Internet evolve beyond interruptive ads.
Engineering Manager, Server Integration - Colorado Springs
Engineering Manager, Server Integration - Colorado Springs
Engineering Manager, Server Integration - Colorado Springs
Senior Backend QA Developer (SDET)
Senior Backend QA Developer (SDET)
201-500 employees
About Spokeo: People search engine and free white pages finds phone, address, email, and photos. Find people by name, email, address, and phone for free.
Senior Backend QA Developer (SDET)
201-500 employees
Senior Backend QA Developer (SDET)
About Spokeo: People search engine and free white pages finds phone, address, email, and photos. Find people by name, email, address, and phone for free.
Senior Backend Software Engineer
Senior Backend Software Engineer
51-200 employees
About Survata: Survata sells Brand Intelligence to the world’s leading brands. Our technology-driven solutions include Market Research, Ad Research, and Customer Research.
Senior Backend Software Engineer
51-200 employees
Senior Backend Software Engineer
About Survata: Survata sells Brand Intelligence to the world’s leading brands. Our technology-driven solutions include Market Research, Ad Research, and Customer Research.
Backend Architect
Backend Architect
51-200 employees
We are looking for a Backend Architect to help us scale our data pipeline to meet the rapidly growing needs of our business.
About Curata: Curata's software enables marketers to scale content marketing to grow leads and revenue.
Backend Architect
51-200 employees
Backend Architect
We are looking for a Backend Architect to help us scale our data pipeline to meet the rapidly growing needs of our business.
About Curata: Curata's software enables marketers to scale content marketing to grow leads and revenue.
Engineering Manager - Integrations
Engineering Manager - Integrations
201-500 employees
About OpenGov Inc.: Communicate more effectively, unleash civic innovation, and unlock economic potential with the next generation of open data, using open source CKAN, see how!
Engineering Manager - Integrations
201-500 employees
Engineering Manager - Integrations
About OpenGov Inc.: Communicate more effectively, unleash civic innovation, and unlock economic potential with the next generation of open data, using open source CKAN, see how!
Engineering Manager - APIs & Integrations
Engineering Manager - APIs & Integrations
201-500 employees
About OpenGov Inc.: Communicate more effectively, unleash civic innovation, and unlock economic potential with the next generation of open data, using open source CKAN, see how!
Engineering Manager - APIs & Integrations
201-500 employees
Engineering Manager - APIs & Integrations
About OpenGov Inc.: Communicate more effectively, unleash civic innovation, and unlock economic potential with the next generation of open data, using open source CKAN, see how!
Senior Back-End Engineer
Senior Back-End Engineer
201-500 employees
About OpenGov Inc.: Communicate more effectively, unleash civic innovation, and unlock economic potential with the next generation of open data, using open source CKAN, see how!
Senior Back-End Engineer
201-500 employees
Senior Back-End Engineer
About OpenGov Inc.: Communicate more effectively, unleash civic innovation, and unlock economic potential with the next generation of open data, using open source CKAN, see how!
Senior Software Engineer - APIs & Integrations
Senior Software Engineer - APIs & Integrations
201-500 employees
About OpenGov Inc.: Communicate more effectively, unleash civic innovation, and unlock economic potential with the next generation of open data, using open source CKAN, see how!
Senior Software Engineer - APIs & Integrations
201-500 employees
Senior Software Engineer - APIs & Integrations
About OpenGov Inc.: Communicate more effectively, unleash civic innovation, and unlock economic potential with the next generation of open data, using open source CKAN, see how!
Backend Engineer
Backend Engineer
Work closely with a cross functional team of highly motivated and intelligent folks with a unique range of startup and enterprise ...
About BetterWorks: BetterWorks makes it easy for both managers and employees to set goals and give ongoing feedback with our Continuous Performance Management™ software.
Backend Engineer
Work closely with a cross functional team of highly motivated and intelligent folks with a unique range of startup and enterprise ...
About BetterWorks: BetterWorks makes it easy for both managers and employees to set goals and give ongoing feedback with our Continuous Performance Management™ software.
Backend Engineer
Backend Engineer
About BetterWorks: BetterWorks makes it easy for both managers and employees to set goals and give ongoing feedback with our Continuous Performance Management™ software.
Backend Engineer
About BetterWorks: BetterWorks makes it easy for both managers and employees to set goals and give ongoing feedback with our Continuous Performance Management™ software.
Backend Engineer - Risk
Backend Engineer - Risk
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Backend Engineer - Risk
1501-5000 employees
Backend Engineer - Risk
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Fleet)
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Fleet)
1501-5000 employees
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Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Fleet)
1501-5000 employees
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Fleet)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Backend Engineer (Search)
Backend Engineer (Search)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Backend Engineer (Search)
1501-5000 employees
Backend Engineer (Search)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Growth)
Software Engineer: Backend (Growth)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Growth)
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend (Growth)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Orders System)
Software Engineer: Backend (Orders System)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Orders System)
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend (Orders System)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
1501-5000 employees
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
1501-5000 employees
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
1501-5000 employees
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Payments)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
1501-5000 employees
Senior Software Engineer: Backend (Core Platform Services)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Staff Software Engineer: Backend (Customer Service Technology)
Staff Software Engineer: Backend (Customer Service Technology)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Staff Software Engineer: Backend (Customer Service Technology)
1501-5000 employees
Staff Software Engineer: Backend (Customer Service Technology)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Staff Software Engineer: Backend (Customer Service Technology)
Staff Software Engineer: Backend (Customer Service Technology)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Staff Software Engineer: Backend (Customer Service Technology)
1501-5000 employees
Staff Software Engineer: Backend (Customer Service Technology)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (CS Tech)
Software Engineer: Backend (CS Tech)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (CS Tech)
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend (CS Tech)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Growth)
Software Engineer: Backend (Growth)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Growth)
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend (Growth)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Consumer)
Software Engineer: Backend (Consumer)
1501-5000 employees
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Software Engineer: Backend (Consumer)
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend (Consumer)
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Software Engineer: Backend (Merchant Team)
Software Engineer: Backend (Merchant Team)
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend (Merchant Team)
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend (Merchant Team)
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend
Software Engineer: Backend
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend
Software Engineer: Backend
1501-5000 employees
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.
Software Engineer: Backend
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer: Backend
About Postmates: Everyone's favorite delivery service! Lunch, dinner, groceries, office supplies or anything else. Our Postmates deliver from all your favorites places on-demand.

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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

  1. PHP
  2. .NET
  3. Java
  4. C++
  5. C