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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

  1. PHP
  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
$129,651
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $80,000 to a high of $200,000, with a median salary of $130,000.

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Systems Engineer IV
Systems Engineer IV
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Systems Engineer IV
Systems Engineer IV
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Digital Systems Engineer
Digital Systems Engineer
Description:The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.<br><br>At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our a...
Digital Systems Engineer
Digital Systems Engineer
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.NET Developer
.NET Developer
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.NET Developer
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Systems Engineer III - CPE
Systems Engineer III - CPE
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Systems Engineer III - CPE
Systems Engineer III - CPE
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Digital Systems Engineer
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Digital Systems Engineer
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Systems Architecture Modeling CONOPS Systems Engineer
Systems Architecture Modeling CONOPS Systems Engineer
Description:Are you prepared to take you career to new heights?<br><br>Do you have both an analytical and creative mindset and the ability to navigate changing priorities?<br><br>Are you a well-org...
Systems Architecture Modeling CONOPS Systems Engineer
Systems Architecture Modeling CONOPS Systems Engineer
Description:Are you prepared to take you career to new heights?<br><br>Do you have both an analytical and creative mindset and the ability to navigate changing priorities?<br><br>Are you a well-org...
Systems Engineer I - Video Support Center - Systems
Systems Engineer I - Video Support Center - Systems
JOB SCOPE<br><br>The Systems Engineer I - Video Support Center-Systems is responsible for providing Tier 1 and Tier 2 support for the resolution of outages and service impairments in a 24x7x365 ope...
Systems Engineer I - Video Support Center - Systems
Systems Engineer I - Video Support Center - Systems
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Systems Engineer II - Video Support Center
Systems Engineer II - Video Support Center
JOB SCOPE<br><br>The Systems Engineer II - Video Support Center-Systems is responsible for providing Tier 2 and Tier 3 support for the resolution of outages and service impairments in a 24x7x365 op...
Systems Engineer II - Video Support Center
Systems Engineer II - Video Support Center
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Systems Engineer III - Video Support Center
Systems Engineer III - Video Support Center
JOB SCOPE<br><br>The Systems Engineer III in Video Support Center-Systems is responsible for providing Tier 2 and Tier 3 support for the resolution of outages and service impairments in a 24x7x365 ...
Systems Engineer III - Video Support Center
Systems Engineer III - Video Support Center
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Systems Architect
Systems Architect
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Java Developer
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System Engineer
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Systems Engineer II - Video Support Center - Systems
Systems Engineer II - Video Support Center - Systems
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Digital Systems Engineer
Digital Systems Engineer
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Digital Systems Engineer
Digital Systems Engineer
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Digital Systems Engineer
Digital Systems Engineer
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Java Integration Architect
Java Integration Architect
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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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