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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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

Backend Engineer Jobs in Chicago

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Backend Engineers typically build robust and scalable software by using languages such as Java, Scala and Ruby. They are employed by various companies throughout many industries in the country. These professionals enjoy a challenging and rewarding career that helps to develop the backend of software so that the user on the frontend has a seamless and easy experience. Backend Engineers help improve existing code quality through writing unit tests, automation and performing code reviews. They must be creative and analytical at the same time. These professionals will frequently participate in brainstorming sessions in order to contribute ideas to improving current algorithms, technology and products. Backend Engineers need to have at least an undergraduate degree in computer science or a related field and at times companies may accept an equivalent amount of work experience as a substitute. Experience with systems such as Linux and scripting languages like Python or Perl is a plus.

Living and Working in Chicago

Chicago has a strong economy. It's one of the largest cities in the country. It offers plenty of opportunity for personal, as well as professional growth. This city is also home to a number of Fortune 500 companies.

Chicago has a diverse population. Residents enjoy all four seasons along with its bustling atmosphere. The Willis Tower, Navy Pier and Lincoln Park Zoo are notable landmarks among many. There are plenty of parks, sports teams, theaters, shops and more to visit. Chicago is also a popular tourist destination.

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Java Scala Engineer
Java Scala Engineer
51-200 employees
About Telnyx: We built a communication platform that enables anyone to deliver enterprise-grade real-time communications over the internet.
Java Scala Engineer
51-200 employees
Java Scala Engineer
About Telnyx: We built a communication platform that enables anyone to deliver enterprise-grade real-time communications over the internet.
Senior Java Engineer
Senior Java Engineer
51-200 employees
About Telnyx: We built a communication platform that enables anyone to deliver enterprise-grade real-time communications over the internet.
Senior Java Engineer
51-200 employees
Senior Java Engineer
About Telnyx: We built a communication platform that enables anyone to deliver enterprise-grade real-time communications over the internet.
Backend Rails Engineer
Backend Rails Engineer
51-200 employees
About Telnyx: We built a communication platform that enables anyone to deliver enterprise-grade real-time communications over the internet.
Backend Rails Engineer
51-200 employees
Backend Rails Engineer
About Telnyx: We built a communication platform that enables anyone to deliver enterprise-grade real-time communications over the internet.
Senior Backend Engineer
Senior Backend Engineer
201-500 employees
Our ideal candidate will love to dig deep on backend, and not shy away from architecting solutions that involve newer technologies that ...
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Senior Backend Engineer
201-500 employees
Senior Backend Engineer
Our ideal candidate will love to dig deep on backend, and not shy away from architecting solutions that involve newer technologies that ...
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Senior Developer - Backend
Senior Developer - Backend
201-500 employees
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Senior Developer - Backend
201-500 employees
Senior Developer - Backend
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Senior Software Engineer - C++
Senior Software Engineer - C++
1501-5000 employees
Senior Software Engineer - C++
1501-5000 employees
Senior Software Engineer - C++
C# Developer
C# Developer
C# Developer
C++ Junior Developer
C++ Junior Developer
C++ Junior Developer
C++ Developer- Automation Engineering
C++ Developer- Automation Engineering
C++ Developer- Automation Engineering
C++ Developer- Trading Core
C++ Developer- Trading Core
C++ Developer- Trading Core
Backend Software Engineer
Backend Software Engineer
1-15 employees
About Triphaven: Discover and save places, sights, and adventures from around the world, and experience them for yourself later.
Backend Software Engineer
1-15 employees
Backend Software Engineer
About Triphaven: Discover and save places, sights, and adventures from around the world, and experience them for yourself later.
Backend Software Engineer
Backend Software Engineer
1-15 employees
About Triphaven: Discover and save places, sights, and adventures from around the world, and experience them for yourself later.
Backend Software Engineer
1-15 employees
Backend Software Engineer
About Triphaven: Discover and save places, sights, and adventures from around the world, and experience them for yourself later.
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Lead Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Lead Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Lead Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Lead Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Quality Engineer- Operations
Sr. Quality Engineer- Operations
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Quality Engineer- Operations
1001-1500 employees
Sr. Quality Engineer- Operations
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Systems Integration Engineer
Sr. Systems Integration Engineer
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Systems Integration Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Sr. Systems Integration Engineer
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
JavaScript (React) Engineer
JavaScript (React) Engineer
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
JavaScript (React) Engineer
1001-1500 employees
JavaScript (React) Engineer
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Systems Integration Test Engineer
Sr. Systems Integration Test Engineer
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Systems Integration Test Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Sr. Systems Integration Test Engineer
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
JavaScript (React) Developer- Web Platform
JavaScript (React) Developer- Web Platform
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
JavaScript (React) Developer- Web Platform
1001-1500 employees
JavaScript (React) Developer- Web Platform
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. JavaScript Developer - Web Platform
Sr. JavaScript Developer - Web Platform
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. JavaScript Developer - Web Platform
1001-1500 employees
Sr. JavaScript Developer - Web Platform
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
JavaScript Developer- Web Platform
JavaScript Developer- Web Platform
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
JavaScript Developer- Web Platform
1001-1500 employees
JavaScript Developer- Web Platform
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Sr. Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Lead Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Lead Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Lead Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Lead Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
JavaScript Developer - Web Platform
JavaScript Developer - Web Platform
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
JavaScript Developer - Web Platform
1001-1500 employees
JavaScript Developer - Web Platform
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
1001-1500 employees
Java Engineer- Cloud Services
About Gogo: Gogo is the leading inflight internet and entertainment provider. Find out more about our products and services for both airlines and travelers.

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Companies Hiring for Backend Engineer

Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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