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

Backend Engineer Jobs in Denver

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Backend Engineers are responsible for working on the data access layer of software programs or the physical infrastructure of a piece of hardware. The backend refers to the server side of an application. Backend Engineers must be seasoned experts in their field. Their main focuses are on data transformation, security concerns, authentication and authorization, backup methods and software, scalability and database administration. They must be able to work individually and as part of a team to contribute ideas and help improve operations.

Backend Engineers are responsible for building software in Java, Ruby and Scala, designing and creating system architecture and services, helping to improve code quality and working with product and design teams. Backend Engineers must have at least two years of hands-on coding and software design experience. They must be proficient in scripting languages like PHP, Ruby, Perl and Python and have experience with Java, Linux and Unix. Backend Engineers should also be knowledgeable in software design and OOP.

Living and Working in Denver

Denver is one of the fastest-growing tech hubs in the country. Between 2016 and 2017, the IT-software industry in Denver showed a 5.3 percent employment growth. As of 2017, there were more than 5,500 tech companies situated in Denver, with more than 58,000 direct employment roles in the industry. Denver also ranked within the top 10 markets for entrepreneurs in 2017.

Denver is a city of culture with seven art districts and an array of museums and other attractions. It’s also home to many historical sites and offers plenty of family-friendly activities and shopping opportunities. The city is also rich in food culture with a focus on local restaurants and breweries.

We don't have enough data for Denver,
so we've calculated your salary information for the San Francisco Bay Area instead:
Based on real Hired interview data, Backend Engineers in Denver earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Backend Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$120,913
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $75,000 to a high of $180,000, with a median salary of $120,000.

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Senior Infrastructure Automation Engineer
Senior Infrastructure Automation Engineer
501-1000 employees
Ibotta is looking for a Senior Infrastructure Automation Engineer to come build something great with us! As part of the engineering team, you will work on the systems and tools that power the micro...
About Ibotta: Ibotta is a free app that provides cash back on everyday purchases.
Senior Infrastructure Automation Engineer
501-1000 employees
Senior Infrastructure Automation Engineer
Ibotta is looking for a Senior Infrastructure Automation Engineer to come build something great with us! As part of the engineering team, you will work on the systems and tools that power the micro...
About Ibotta: Ibotta is a free app that provides cash back on everyday purchases.
Salesforce Solution Architect
Salesforce Solution Architect
501-1000 employees
Ibotta is looking for a Salesforce Solution Architect to own the technical strategy and transformation of our Salesforce platform. You must be able to understand business objectives and assess, def...
About Ibotta: Ibotta is a free app that provides cash back on everyday purchases.
Salesforce Solution Architect
501-1000 employees
Salesforce Solution Architect
Ibotta is looking for a Salesforce Solution Architect to own the technical strategy and transformation of our Salesforce platform. You must be able to understand business objectives and assess, def...
About Ibotta: Ibotta is a free app that provides cash back on everyday purchases.
Systems Integration Engineer
Systems Integration Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Systems Integration Engineer AA<br><br>The System Integration Engineer (SIE) primary role is to install and support the various interfaces that allows Omnicell's products and services to intercommu...
About Omnicell: Omnicell's automated medication/supply mgmt, business analytics solutions, and adherence packaging enable improved efficiency, patient safety & satisfaction.
Systems Integration Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Systems Integration Engineer
Systems Integration Engineer AA<br><br>The System Integration Engineer (SIE) primary role is to install and support the various interfaces that allows Omnicell's products and services to intercommu...
About Omnicell: Omnicell's automated medication/supply mgmt, business analytics solutions, and adherence packaging enable improved efficiency, patient safety & satisfaction.
Senior Systems Engineer- Federal
Senior Systems Engineer- Federal
1001-1500 employees
Spirent is looking for an experienced Systems Engineer in Telecommunications and Networking to help drive sales in the Federal segment in the area of Test and Measurement. This individual will be a...
About Spirent Communications: Spirent Communications provides solutions to develop devices and equipment and to operate networks.
Senior Systems Engineer- Federal
1001-1500 employees
Senior Systems Engineer- Federal
Spirent is looking for an experienced Systems Engineer in Telecommunications and Networking to help drive sales in the Federal segment in the area of Test and Measurement. This individual will be a...
About Spirent Communications: Spirent Communications provides solutions to develop devices and equipment and to operate networks.
Lead Software Engineer, Integrations
Lead Software Engineer, Integrations
1501-5000 employees
This position will dramatically expand the Software Engineer's experience and elevate the scope of responsibilities to the enterprise level. Duties will include evaluating, analyzing, and testing e...
About Tyler Technologies: Tyler Technologies is a provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments.
Lead Software Engineer, Integrations
1501-5000 employees
Lead Software Engineer, Integrations
This position will dramatically expand the Software Engineer's experience and elevate the scope of responsibilities to the enterprise level. Duties will include evaluating, analyzing, and testing e...
About Tyler Technologies: Tyler Technologies is a provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments.
SW Engineer II (.NET)
SW Engineer II (.NET)
1001-1500 employees
Make an impact and love what you do!<br><br>As a team member embedded in an energetic agile team of Software and QA Engineers, you will create software products utilizing state of the art technolog...
About Vertafore: Vertafore offers the broadest and most adaptable technology solutions in the insurance industry to better prepare you for the disruption at your doorstep.
SW Engineer II (.NET)
1001-1500 employees
SW Engineer II (.NET)
Make an impact and love what you do!<br><br>As a team member embedded in an energetic agile team of Software and QA Engineers, you will create software products utilizing state of the art technolog...
About Vertafore: Vertafore offers the broadest and most adaptable technology solutions in the insurance industry to better prepare you for the disruption at your doorstep.
Java Engineer (Mid-Level)
Java Engineer (Mid-Level)
1001-1500 employees
Make an impact and love what you do!<br><br>As a team member embedded in an energetic agile team of Software and QA Engineers, you will create software products utilizing state of the art technolog...
About Vertafore: Vertafore offers the broadest and most adaptable technology solutions in the insurance industry to better prepare you for the disruption at your doorstep.
Java Engineer (Mid-Level)
1001-1500 employees
Java Engineer (Mid-Level)
Make an impact and love what you do!<br><br>As a team member embedded in an energetic agile team of Software and QA Engineers, you will create software products utilizing state of the art technolog...
About Vertafore: Vertafore offers the broadest and most adaptable technology solutions in the insurance industry to better prepare you for the disruption at your doorstep.
Sr. Java Engineer
Sr. Java Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Make an impact and love what you do!<br><br>As the senior software engineer/team lead embedded in an energetic mobile agile team of Software and QA Engineers, you will lead the team in creating mob...
About Vertafore: Vertafore offers the broadest and most adaptable technology solutions in the insurance industry to better prepare you for the disruption at your doorstep.
Sr. Java Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Sr. Java Engineer
Make an impact and love what you do!<br><br>As the senior software engineer/team lead embedded in an energetic mobile agile team of Software and QA Engineers, you will lead the team in creating mob...
About Vertafore: Vertafore offers the broadest and most adaptable technology solutions in the insurance industry to better prepare you for the disruption at your doorstep.
System Engineer Sr.
System Engineer Sr.
51-200 employees
Minimum Clearance RequiredTS/SCI Responsibilities<br><br>ISYS Technologies delivers emerging technology solutions through our diverse and talented employees who are dedicated to our customers' succ...
About ISYS Technologies: ISYS Technologies is a technology company which offers aerospace and engineering services to federal, state, and local governments.
System Engineer Sr.
51-200 employees
System Engineer Sr.
Minimum Clearance RequiredTS/SCI Responsibilities<br><br>ISYS Technologies delivers emerging technology solutions through our diverse and talented employees who are dedicated to our customers' succ...
About ISYS Technologies: ISYS Technologies is a technology company which offers aerospace and engineering services to federal, state, and local governments.
System Engineer
System Engineer
51-200 employees
Minimum Clearance RequiredTS/SCI Responsibilities<br><br>ISYS Technologies delivers emerging technology solutions through our diverse and talented employees who are dedicated to our customers' succ...
About ISYS Technologies: ISYS Technologies is a technology company which offers aerospace and engineering services to federal, state, and local governments.
System Engineer
51-200 employees
System Engineer
Minimum Clearance RequiredTS/SCI Responsibilities<br><br>ISYS Technologies delivers emerging technology solutions through our diverse and talented employees who are dedicated to our customers' succ...
About ISYS Technologies: ISYS Technologies is a technology company which offers aerospace and engineering services to federal, state, and local governments.
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
51-200 employees
Minimum Clearance RequiredSecret Responsibilities<br><br>Functional Responsibilities:<br><br>ISYS Technologies is looking for a Systems Engineer.<br><br>Clearance:<br><br>* Secret<br><br>Qualificat...
About ISYS Technologies: ISYS Technologies is a technology company which offers aerospace and engineering services to federal, state, and local governments.
Systems Engineer
51-200 employees
Systems Engineer
Minimum Clearance RequiredSecret Responsibilities<br><br>Functional Responsibilities:<br><br>ISYS Technologies is looking for a Systems Engineer.<br><br>Clearance:<br><br>* Secret<br><br>Qualificat...
About ISYS Technologies: ISYS Technologies is a technology company which offers aerospace and engineering services to federal, state, and local governments.
Infrastructure Engineer (Denver, CO)
Infrastructure Engineer (Denver, CO)
501-1000 employees
Company Overview<br><br>Every day, Imagine Communications is delivering billions of media moments all over the world - anywhere, anytime and on any device. Imagine Communications delivers innovativ...
About Imagine Communications: Imagine Communications provides digital video processing and edge multiplexing solutions.
Infrastructure Engineer (Denver, CO)
501-1000 employees
Infrastructure Engineer (Denver, CO)
Company Overview<br><br>Every day, Imagine Communications is delivering billions of media moments all over the world - anywhere, anytime and on any device. Imagine Communications delivers innovativ...
About Imagine Communications: Imagine Communications provides digital video processing and edge multiplexing solutions.
Java Software Engineer II
Java Software Engineer II
5001+ employees
Company:ICAT<br><br>Description:<br><br>Position Summary<br><br>This position carries out extremely complex analysis and programming as assigned. May code, debug and document programs. Provides pro...
About Mercer: Mercer is a human resource consulting service that includes compensation, employee benefits, communications, and investment consulting.
Java Software Engineer II
5001+ employees
Java Software Engineer II
Company:ICAT<br><br>Description:<br><br>Position Summary<br><br>This position carries out extremely complex analysis and programming as assigned. May code, debug and document programs. Provides pro...
About Mercer: Mercer is a human resource consulting service that includes compensation, employee benefits, communications, and investment consulting.
Cloud Systems Engineer
Cloud Systems Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Xero is here to help make running a small business beautiful. We're building an advanced platform for small businesses which allows them to manage their finances and much much more.<br><br>Who is X...
About Xero: Xero provides cloud accounting software and services for accounting professionals and small businesses.
Cloud Systems Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Cloud Systems Engineer
Xero is here to help make running a small business beautiful. We're building an advanced platform for small businesses which allows them to manage their finances and much much more.<br><br>Who is X...
About Xero: Xero provides cloud accounting software and services for accounting professionals and small businesses.
Sr Software Developer - Backend Services (SN1000218)
Sr Software Developer - Backend Services (SN1000218)
5001+ employees
How would you like to join a group of highly efficient, increasingly dynamic and ever-growing software professionals as part of the Digital Platforms team? We are responsible for all aspects of con...
About Starz: Starz Networks is a leading provider of premium subscription video programming through the flagship.
Sr Software Developer - Backend Services (SN1000218)
5001+ employees
Sr Software Developer - Backend Services (SN1000218)
How would you like to join a group of highly efficient, increasingly dynamic and ever-growing software professionals as part of the Digital Platforms team? We are responsible for all aspects of con...
About Starz: Starz Networks is a leading provider of premium subscription video programming through the flagship.
Staff-Salesforce Developer
Staff-Salesforce Developer
5001+ employees
Description:<br><br>Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124<br><br>Anders Bjerkhoel<br><br>20190312-1600<br><br>We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their ow...
About Charles Schwab: The Charles Schwab Corporation is a bank and brokerage firm.
Staff-Salesforce Developer
5001+ employees
Staff-Salesforce Developer
Description:<br><br>Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124<br><br>Anders Bjerkhoel<br><br>20190312-1600<br><br>We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their ow...
About Charles Schwab: The Charles Schwab Corporation is a bank and brokerage firm.
Sr. C# / .NET Engineer
Sr. C# / .NET Engineer
5001+ employees
Description:<br><br>Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124<br><br>Curtis Cardwell<br><br>20190529-3191<br><br>We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their own...
About Charles Schwab: The Charles Schwab Corporation is a bank and brokerage firm.
Sr. C# / .NET Engineer
5001+ employees
Sr. C# / .NET Engineer
Description:<br><br>Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124<br><br>Curtis Cardwell<br><br>20190529-3191<br><br>We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their own...
About Charles Schwab: The Charles Schwab Corporation is a bank and brokerage firm.
.NET Developer - Portfolio Management and Trading
.NET Developer - Portfolio Management and Trading
5001+ employees
Description:<br><br>Lone Tree - CO, DENR2, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124<br><br>Jeanie Lynn Bannon<br><br>20190425-2609<br><br>We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their ...
About Charles Schwab: The Charles Schwab Corporation is a bank and brokerage firm.
.NET Developer - Portfolio Management and Trading
5001+ employees
.NET Developer - Portfolio Management and Trading
Description:<br><br>Lone Tree - CO, DENR2, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124<br><br>Jeanie Lynn Bannon<br><br>20190425-2609<br><br>We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their ...
About Charles Schwab: The Charles Schwab Corporation is a bank and brokerage firm.
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer<br><br>Based in our Denver, CO office, the Systems Engineer acts as a subject matter expert in the development, configuration, support, and deployment of new initiatives and existi...
About Red Robin Gourmet Burgers: Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews is a chain of casual dining restaurants.
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer<br><br>Based in our Denver, CO office, the Systems Engineer acts as a subject matter expert in the development, configuration, support, and deployment of new initiatives and existi...
About Red Robin Gourmet Burgers: Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews is a chain of casual dining restaurants.
Sr. Software Developer - API Integrations
Sr. Software Developer - API Integrations
A career in Information Technology, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to support our core business functions by deploying applications that enable our people to w...
About PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers): PricewaterhouseCoopers offers auditing, accounting, and assurance services.
Sr. Software Developer - API Integrations
A career in Information Technology, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to support our core business functions by deploying applications that enable our people to w...
About PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers): PricewaterhouseCoopers offers auditing, accounting, and assurance services.
Tax Technology Development .NET Developer
Tax Technology Development .NET Developer
A career in our Innovation Development practice, within Innovation services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients' tax departments redesign, redefine, and redeploy tax to be a ...
About PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers): PricewaterhouseCoopers offers auditing, accounting, and assurance services.
Tax Technology Development .NET Developer
A career in our Innovation Development practice, within Innovation services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients' tax departments redesign, redefine, and redeploy tax to be a ...
About PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers): PricewaterhouseCoopers offers auditing, accounting, and assurance services.
Tax Technology Development .NET Developer
Tax Technology Development .NET Developer
A career in our Innovation Development practice, within Innovation services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients' redesign, redefine, and redeploy their assurance and/or tax d...
About PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers): PricewaterhouseCoopers offers auditing, accounting, and assurance services.
Tax Technology Development .NET Developer
A career in our Innovation Development practice, within Innovation services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients' redesign, redefine, and redeploy their assurance and/or tax d...
About PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers): PricewaterhouseCoopers offers auditing, accounting, and assurance services.
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
501-1000 employees
Primary Responsibilities:<br><br>* System design, planning, implementation and tuning. Upgrades system by coordinating with vendors, developing, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements.<br...
About Alteryx: Alteryx is a provider of self-service data analytics software.
Senior Systems Engineer
501-1000 employees
Senior Systems Engineer
Primary Responsibilities:<br><br>* System design, planning, implementation and tuning. Upgrades system by coordinating with vendors, developing, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements.<br...
About Alteryx: Alteryx is a provider of self-service data analytics software.
C++ Engineer Contractor
C++ Engineer Contractor
501-1000 employees
This would be an initial 90-day contract, with the possibility of extension / conversion<br><br>Overview:<br><br>Alteryx supports many different data connections ranging from local file types to da...
About Alteryx: Alteryx is a provider of self-service data analytics software.
C++ Engineer Contractor
501-1000 employees
C++ Engineer Contractor
This would be an initial 90-day contract, with the possibility of extension / conversion<br><br>Overview:<br><br>Alteryx supports many different data connections ranging from local file types to da...
About Alteryx: Alteryx is a provider of self-service data analytics software.
Salesforce Architect
Salesforce Architect
5001+ employees
What you'll be doing...<br><br>Responsibilities:<br><br>You'll be working in the Vlocity platform, implementing Salesforce's Sales, Service and/or Marketing cloud solutions and Visualforce, Lightni...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Salesforce Architect
5001+ employees
Salesforce Architect
What you'll be doing...<br><br>Responsibilities:<br><br>You'll be working in the Vlocity platform, implementing Salesforce's Sales, Service and/or Marketing cloud solutions and Visualforce, Lightni...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Principal Back-End Software Engineer - Oracle Cloud
Principal Back-End Software Engineer - Oracle Cloud
5001+ employees
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.<br><br>As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in ...
About Oracle: Oracle is a computer technology corporation developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products.
Principal Back-End Software Engineer - Oracle Cloud
5001+ employees
Principal Back-End Software Engineer - Oracle Cloud
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.<br><br>As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in ...
About Oracle: Oracle is a computer technology corporation developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products.
Java Developer for Oracle Service Cloud
Java Developer for Oracle Service Cloud
5001+ employees
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.<br><br>As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in ...
About Oracle: Oracle is a computer technology corporation developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products.
Java Developer for Oracle Service Cloud
5001+ employees
Java Developer for Oracle Service Cloud
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.<br><br>As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in ...
About Oracle: Oracle is a computer technology corporation developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products.
Java and DevOps Developer
Java and DevOps Developer
5001+ employees
Analyze, design develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for commercial or end user applications. Writes code, completes programming and performs testing and debugging of applications.<br>...
About Oracle: Oracle is a computer technology corporation developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products.
Java and DevOps Developer
5001+ employees
Java and DevOps Developer
Analyze, design develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for commercial or end user applications. Writes code, completes programming and performs testing and debugging of applications.<br>...
About Oracle: Oracle is a computer technology corporation developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products.
Backend Engineer - Telecommute
Backend Engineer - Telecommute
201-500 employees
About Doctor On Demand<br><br>Doctor On Demand's mission is to improve the world's health through compassionate care and innovation. We believe that health is personal, and means so much more than ...
About Doctor on Demand: Doctor on Demand is a mobile app providing fast and easy access to some of the best doctors, psychologists, and other healthcare providers.
Backend Engineer - Telecommute
201-500 employees
Backend Engineer - Telecommute
About Doctor On Demand<br><br>Doctor On Demand's mission is to improve the world's health through compassionate care and innovation. We believe that health is personal, and means so much more than ...
About Doctor on Demand: Doctor on Demand is a mobile app providing fast and easy access to some of the best doctors, psychologists, and other healthcare providers.
Software Engineer III (Adaptive Systems Team)
Software Engineer III (Adaptive Systems Team)
AIS is looking for software engineers to join our growing Engineering team. The ideal candidate will have strong skills in C and Python in a Linux development environment. Experience with Web devel...
About Partners Data Systems: Partners Data Systems is a company that provides high availability storage and backup automation solutions.
Software Engineer III (Adaptive Systems Team)
AIS is looking for software engineers to join our growing Engineering team. The ideal candidate will have strong skills in C and Python in a Linux development environment. Experience with Web devel...
About Partners Data Systems: Partners Data Systems is a company that provides high availability storage and backup automation solutions.

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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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