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  3. Java
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Backend Engineer Jobs in Los Angeles

Find Backend Engineer Jobs in the Los Angeles Area

A Backend Engineer is a position that is in high demand across the United States. Seasoned engineers should be able to build robust software that is also scalable in a variety of languages such as Java, Scala and Ruby. Backend Engineers also need to be able to help improve existing code as well as thoroughly test the backend and databases that they help create. Strong communication skills are a must, as well as being able to think outside the box in order to meet both company and client expectations.

Backend Engineers need to have a minimum of an undergraduate degree in computer sciences, and often times a graduate degree is required. However, many companies will allow equivalent work experience as a substitute. Projections for job growth and opportunity for Backend Engineers is only expected to grow.

Living and Working in Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California is one of the premier places to live and work in the United States. It is the commercial, cultural and financial center of Southern California. As such, the metropolitan area and surrounding suburbs are a fantastic place of opportunity for personal and professional growth. The city has a rich culture and history that is loved by many. It hosted the 1932 and 1984 Olympics, and it is also scheduled to host them again in 2028.

There are many recreational activities to do in Los Angeles. There are sports teams to watch, arts to take in, restaurants to dine at, historical sites to visit and much more. Beach lovers will enjoy coastal communities like Santa Monica and Venice Beach.

We don't have enough data for Los Angeles,
so we've calculated your salary information for the San Francisco Bay Area instead:
Based on real Hired interview data, Backend Engineers in Los Angeles earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Backend Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$135,084
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $75,000 to a high of $230,000, with a median salary of $135,000.

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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.
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.
Sr. Back End Engineer - Society6
Sr. Back End Engineer - Society6
201-500 employees
Society6 is a print on demand marketplace whose goal is to empower its community of incredibly talented artists to create and sell art online through over 60 unique product offerings. Our focus is ...
About Leaf Group: Leaf Group (formerly Demand Media) is a diversified internet company which owns and operates consumer media and marketplace businesses.
Sr. Back End Engineer - Society6
201-500 employees
Sr. Back End Engineer - Society6
Society6 is a print on demand marketplace whose goal is to empower its community of incredibly talented artists to create and sell art online through over 60 unique product offerings. Our focus is ...
About Leaf Group: Leaf Group (formerly Demand Media) is a diversified internet company which owns and operates consumer media and marketplace businesses.
Sr. Back End Engineer - Saatchi Art
Sr. Back End Engineer - Saatchi Art
201-500 employees
Saatchi Art is the world's leading online art gallery, established with the goal of helping people all over the world connect with art and artists they love. We offer an unparalleled selection of p...
About Leaf Group: Leaf Group (formerly Demand Media) is a diversified internet company which owns and operates consumer media and marketplace businesses.
Sr. Back End Engineer - Saatchi Art
201-500 employees
Sr. Back End Engineer - Saatchi Art
Saatchi Art is the world's leading online art gallery, established with the goal of helping people all over the world connect with art and artists they love. We offer an unparalleled selection of p...
About Leaf Group: Leaf Group (formerly Demand Media) is a diversified internet company which owns and operates consumer media and marketplace businesses.
Windows Systems Engineer
Windows Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Position Summary:<br><br>We are looking for an individual possessing the skills, flexibility, and dedication needed for high-level administration and support of our server and data center infrastru...
About ReachLocal: ReachLocal is a provider of online marketing solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises.
Windows Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Windows Systems Engineer
Position Summary:<br><br>We are looking for an individual possessing the skills, flexibility, and dedication needed for high-level administration and support of our server and data center infrastru...
About ReachLocal: ReachLocal is a provider of online marketing solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises.
Senior Salesforce Engineer
Senior Salesforce Engineer
1001-1500 employees
About the Opportunity:<br><br>In this position, you will be a hands-on Salesforce expertise and point of contact for concurrent projects in a heavy multitasking environment.<br><br>About Your Respo...
About ReachLocal: ReachLocal is a provider of online marketing solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises.
Senior Salesforce Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Senior Salesforce Engineer
About the Opportunity:<br><br>In this position, you will be a hands-on Salesforce expertise and point of contact for concurrent projects in a heavy multitasking environment.<br><br>About Your Respo...
About ReachLocal: ReachLocal is a provider of online marketing solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises.
Software Engineer (Java)
Software Engineer (Java)
1001-1500 employees
About the Opportunity:<br><br>The Software Engineer will build tools and applications that support the ReachLocal Media Organization by leveraging a full stack across HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Java, S...
About ReachLocal: ReachLocal is a provider of online marketing solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises.
Software Engineer (Java)
1001-1500 employees
Software Engineer (Java)
About the Opportunity:<br><br>The Software Engineer will build tools and applications that support the ReachLocal Media Organization by leveraging a full stack across HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Java, S...
About ReachLocal: ReachLocal is a provider of online marketing solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises.
Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
We were cloud before cloud was cool! Now we are working on tomorrow's problems.<br><br>What sets us apart?<br><br>* We have been working in Cloud computing since we were founded in 1999. Now we're ...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
We were cloud before cloud was cool! Now we are working on tomorrow's problems.<br><br>What sets us apart?<br><br>* We have been working in Cloud computing since we were founded in 1999. Now we're ...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Senior Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
Senior Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
We were cloud before cloud was cool! Now we are working on tomorrow's problems.<br><br>What sets us apart?<br><br>* We have been working in Cloud computing since we were founded in 1999. Now we're ...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Senior Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
Senior Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
We were cloud before cloud was cool! Now we are working on tomorrow's problems.<br><br>What sets us apart?<br><br>* We have been working in Cloud computing since we were founded in 1999. Now we're ...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Principal Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
Principal Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
We were cloud before cloud was cool! Now we are working on tomorrow's problems.<br><br>What sets us apart?<br><br>* We have been working in Cloud computing since we were founded in 1999. Now we're ...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Principal Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
Principal Backend Software Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
We were cloud before cloud was cool! Now we are working on tomorrow's problems.<br><br>What sets us apart?<br><br>* We have been working in Cloud computing since we were founded in 1999. Now we're ...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Senior Systems Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
Senior Systems Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is an expert at managing end-to-end IT functions including servers, desktops, and server applications among other technologies. Reporting to the Mana...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Senior Systems Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
Senior Systems Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is an expert at managing end-to-end IT functions including servers, desktops, and server applications among other technologies. Reporting to the Mana...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Systems Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
Systems Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
This is as an exciting opportunity to join our Technology Operations team as a Systems Engineer. As the Systems Engineer you will support the systems and applications powering Cornerstone's world-c...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Systems Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
1501-5000 employees
Systems Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)
This is as an exciting opportunity to join our Technology Operations team as a Systems Engineer. As the Systems Engineer you will support the systems and applications powering Cornerstone's world-c...
About Cornerstone OnDemand: Cornerstone OnDemand is a provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service.
Java Developer
Java Developer
5001+ employees
Role: Java Developer<br><br>Location: Woodland Hills, CA<br><br>Must Have:<br><br>* Experienced production support analyst within good Java skills and ITIL knowledge<br><br><br>* The successful can...
About Cognizant: Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.
Java Developer
5001+ employees
Java Developer
Role: Java Developer<br><br>Location: Woodland Hills, CA<br><br>Must Have:<br><br>* Experienced production support analyst within good Java skills and ITIL knowledge<br><br><br>* The successful can...
About Cognizant: Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.
Senior .NET Developer
Senior .NET Developer
5001+ employees
Cognizant is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative...
About Cognizant: Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.
Senior .NET Developer
5001+ employees
Senior .NET Developer
Cognizant is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative...
About Cognizant: Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.
Salesforce Technical Lead
Salesforce Technical Lead
5001+ employees
* Cognizant will not sponsor H-1b or other U.S. work authorization for this role. *<br><br>We continuously seek exceptional associates when recruiting new employees. We pride ourselves on having ex...
About Cognizant: Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.
Salesforce Technical Lead
5001+ employees
Salesforce Technical Lead
* Cognizant will not sponsor H-1b or other U.S. work authorization for this role. *<br><br>We continuously seek exceptional associates when recruiting new employees. We pride ourselves on having ex...
About Cognizant: Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.
Solution Architect .NET (d/m/w)
Solution Architect .NET (d/m/w)
5001+ employees
Location: Furth, Germany<br><br>Summary of Job Description:<br><br>* To coordinate with the SMEs of business and application teams to prepare a solution to this redesign/redevelopment program.<br>*...
About Cognizant: Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.
Solution Architect .NET (d/m/w)
5001+ employees
Solution Architect .NET (d/m/w)
Location: Furth, Germany<br><br>Summary of Job Description:<br><br>* To coordinate with the SMEs of business and application teams to prepare a solution to this redesign/redevelopment program.<br>*...
About Cognizant: Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.
Lead Java Developer
Lead Java Developer
We believe people make great companies, not the other way around. Our people make all the difference in delivering innovative HR technologies and solutions that help employees all over the world do...
About Automatic Data Processing: Automatic Data Processing provides business process outsourcing services worldwide.
Lead Java Developer
We believe people make great companies, not the other way around. Our people make all the difference in delivering innovative HR technologies and solutions that help employees all over the world do...
About Automatic Data Processing: Automatic Data Processing provides business process outsourcing services worldwide.
Principal Application Developer (Java)
Principal Application Developer (Java)
Unlock Your Career Potential: Technology at ADP. Do you enjoy exploring, identifying and inspiring the future of the workplace and the lives of millions of people? At ADP, the world's largest B2B c...
About Automatic Data Processing: Automatic Data Processing provides business process outsourcing services worldwide.
Principal Application Developer (Java)
Unlock Your Career Potential: Technology at ADP. Do you enjoy exploring, identifying and inspiring the future of the workplace and the lives of millions of people? At ADP, the world's largest B2B c...
About Automatic Data Processing: Automatic Data Processing provides business process outsourcing services worldwide.
.NET Application Developer
.NET Application Developer
1501-5000 employees
Introduction<br><br>For more than 40 years, East West Bank has served as a pathway to success. With over 130 locations across the U.S. and Greater China, we are the premier financial bridge between...
About East West Bancorp: East West Bancorp is a bank holding company.
.NET Application Developer
1501-5000 employees
.NET Application Developer
Introduction<br><br>For more than 40 years, East West Bank has served as a pathway to success. With over 130 locations across the U.S. and Greater China, we are the premier financial bridge between...
About East West Bancorp: East West Bancorp is a bank holding company.
Senior Systems Engineer Lead
Senior Systems Engineer Lead
1501-5000 employees
Introduction<br><br>For more than 40 years, East West Bank has served as a pathway to success. With over 130 locations across the U.S. and Greater China, we are the premier financial bridge between...
About East West Bancorp: East West Bancorp is a bank holding company.
Senior Systems Engineer Lead
1501-5000 employees
Senior Systems Engineer Lead
Introduction<br><br>For more than 40 years, East West Bank has served as a pathway to success. With over 130 locations across the U.S. and Greater China, we are the premier financial bridge between...
About East West Bancorp: East West Bancorp is a bank holding company.
Sr .NET Applications Engineer
Sr .NET Applications Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Introduction<br><br>For more than 40 years, East West Bank has served as a pathway to success. With over 130 locations across the U.S. and Greater China, we are the premier financial bridge between...
About East West Bancorp: East West Bancorp is a bank holding company.
Sr .NET Applications Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Sr .NET Applications Engineer
Introduction<br><br>For more than 40 years, East West Bank has served as a pathway to success. With over 130 locations across the U.S. and Greater China, we are the premier financial bridge between...
About East West Bancorp: East West Bancorp is a bank holding company.
Performance Architecture Engineer
Performance Architecture Engineer
5001+ employees
Western Digital®<br><br>We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what's possible.<br><br>ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:<br><br>Responsible for the design and development of new or e...
About Western Digital: Western Digital Corporation (WD) is a computer data storage company providing cost-effective solutions for the collection, management, protection and use of digital information.
Performance Architecture Engineer
5001+ employees
Performance Architecture Engineer
Western Digital®<br><br>We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what's possible.<br><br>ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:<br><br>Responsible for the design and development of new or e...
About Western Digital: Western Digital Corporation (WD) is a computer data storage company providing cost-effective solutions for the collection, management, protection and use of digital information.
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
Requisition Number: 30565 Job Title: PROGRAMMER/ANALYST III Working Title: Systems Engineer Salary: $5,234 - $10,358 monthly Job Type: Career Department Name: 4100-ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION SYSTEM...
About The Regents of the University of California: The Regents of the University of California is the governing board of the University of California.
Systems Engineer
Requisition Number: 30565 Job Title: PROGRAMMER/ANALYST III Working Title: Systems Engineer Salary: $5,234 - $10,358 monthly Job Type: Career Department Name: 4100-ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION SYSTEM...
About The Regents of the University of California: The Regents of the University of California is the governing board of the University of California.
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
What you'll be doing...<br><br>Verizon Digital Work Place (DWP) serves the internal lines of business with secure, cost effective messaging and collaboration platforms. The DWP organization within ...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
Systems Engineer
What you'll be doing...<br><br>Verizon Digital Work Place (DWP) serves the internal lines of business with secure, cost effective messaging and collaboration platforms. The DWP organization within ...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Blockchain developer
Blockchain developer
5001+ employees
What you'll be doing...<br><br>Verizon is standing up a new team focusing on Emerging Technologies to deliver building blocks for the various teams in the Verizon Consumer Group (VCG), the Verizon ...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Blockchain developer
5001+ employees
Blockchain developer
What you'll be doing...<br><br>Verizon is standing up a new team focusing on Emerging Technologies to deliver building blocks for the various teams in the Verizon Consumer Group (VCG), the Verizon ...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
What you'll be doing...<br><br>This position will drive profitable growth and business innovation by virtualizing applications and desktops using cloud and virtualization technologies.<br><br>You w...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
Systems Engineer
What you'll be doing...<br><br>This position will drive profitable growth and business innovation by virtualizing applications and desktops using cloud and virtualization technologies.<br><br>You w...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Senior Java Developer
Senior Java Developer
5001+ employees
What you'll be doing...<br><br>We are looking forSenior Java Developer to join the Verizon ecommerce Information Technology team where you will work on new technologies and find ways to meet our cu...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Senior Java Developer
5001+ employees
Senior Java Developer
What you'll be doing...<br><br>We are looking forSenior Java Developer to join the Verizon ecommerce Information Technology team where you will work on new technologies and find ways to meet our cu...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
SON Algorithm Developer
SON Algorithm Developer
5001+ employees
What you'll be doing...<br><br>This algorithm developer will join the Service Performance SON team with focus on self-optimizing network solutions within Verizon. In this role the individual will b...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
SON Algorithm Developer
5001+ employees
SON Algorithm Developer
What you'll be doing...<br><br>This algorithm developer will join the Service Performance SON team with focus on self-optimizing network solutions within Verizon. In this role the individual will b...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Lead Java Developer
Lead Java Developer
5001+ employees
What you'll be doing...<br><br>The Verizon Digital team is undergoing a major transformation focused on rapidly evolving our business towards a customer-centric, digital-first future. We are seekin...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Lead Java Developer
5001+ employees
Lead Java Developer
What you'll be doing...<br><br>The Verizon Digital team is undergoing a major transformation focused on rapidly evolving our business towards a customer-centric, digital-first future. We are seekin...
About Verizon: Verizon Communications is a broadband and telecommunications company operating 4G LTE network, 3G network, and information services.
Cloud Infrastructure Engineer (IC4) - OCI
Cloud Infrastructure Engineer (IC4) - OCI
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.
Cloud Infrastructure Engineer (IC4) - OCI
5001+ employees
Cloud Infrastructure Engineer (IC4) - OCI
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.

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Tell your story

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Respond to interview requests from employers for opportunities that match your goals and salary requirements.

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Accept the opportunity that's right for you and start your
next chapter!

Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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