Job Directory SF Bay Area Backend Engineer

How HIRED Works

Tell your story

Showcase your skill set, passions and career aspirations on your personalized Hired profile.

Companies apply to you

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

Choose the right fit

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

Backend Engineer Jobs in SF Bay Area

Find Backend Engineer Jobs in the San Francisco Bay Area

A Backend Engineer position includes many different responsibilities like the creation and design of system architecture and services, as well as building robust, scalable software using programming languages like Ruby, Java and Scala. Backend Engineers improve code quality using performing code reviews, automation and writing unit tests. Backend Engineers frequently collaborate with other members of the technical team, including Frontend Engineers. They also work with design teams to understand end-user needs and transform them into a technical solution. Backend Engineers should also know OOP, software design, Linux/Unix and scripting languages such as Python and Perl.

Living and Working in the San Francisco Bay Area

The San Francisco Bay Area is a dynamic city to work in with plenty of job opportunities in a variety of fields and industries including business, finance and technology. This picturesque city is located in Northern California and is headquarters to five different top banking institutions. It is also the headquarters to other well-known corporations such as Craiglist, Uber, Lyft, Gap and Levi Strauss. Popular Social Media sites such as Pinterest and Twitter are also located here. There are two universities in the city. San Francisco also ranks as the city with the 7th highest incomes.

There are numerous things to do and see in San Francisco. It has multiple diverse districts like North Beach, Chinatown and the Financial District. It is also home to cable cars and the most crooked street in the world. The San Francisco Bay Area also has a vibrant cultural scene and a wide array of restaurants.

We don't have enough data for SF Bay Area,
so we've calculated your salary information for the San Francisco Bay Area instead:
Based on real Hired interview data, Backend Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Backend Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$147,831
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $50,000 to a high of $250,000, with a median salary of $150,000.

Loading...

Top paying cities for Backend Engineers:
API Engineer
API Engineer
1501-5000 employees
At Liveramp, we are on a quest to build the most flexible and scalable data marketplace. The platform underlying the marketplace ingests, analyzes, enriches and transforms tens of petabytes of data...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
API Engineer
1501-5000 employees
API Engineer
At Liveramp, we are on a quest to build the most flexible and scalable data marketplace. The platform underlying the marketplace ingests, analyzes, enriches and transforms tens of petabytes of data...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
Sr. SWE Engineer, Integrations
Sr. SWE Engineer, Integrations
1501-5000 employees
LiveRamp powers exceptional experiences by making it safe and easy to connect the world's data, people, and applications. We are the industry pace-setter and one of the fastest-growing SaaS busines...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
Sr. SWE Engineer, Integrations
1501-5000 employees
Sr. SWE Engineer, Integrations
LiveRamp powers exceptional experiences by making it safe and easy to connect the world's data, people, and applications. We are the industry pace-setter and one of the fastest-growing SaaS busines...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
Sr. Software Engineer, API
Sr. Software Engineer, API
1501-5000 employees
At Liveramp, we are on a quest to build the most flexible and scalable data marketplace. The platform underlying the marketplace ingests, analyzes, enriches and transforms tens of petabytes of data...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
Sr. Software Engineer, API
1501-5000 employees
Sr. Software Engineer, API
At Liveramp, we are on a quest to build the most flexible and scalable data marketplace. The platform underlying the marketplace ingests, analyzes, enriches and transforms tens of petabytes of data...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
Senior Software Engineer, Backend (Activations)
Senior Software Engineer, Backend (Activations)
1501-5000 employees
At Liveramp, we are on a quest to build the most flexible and scalable data marketplace. The platform underlying the marketplace ingests, analyzes, enriches and transforms tens of petabytes of data...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
Senior Software Engineer, Backend (Activations)
1501-5000 employees
Senior Software Engineer, Backend (Activations)
At Liveramp, we are on a quest to build the most flexible and scalable data marketplace. The platform underlying the marketplace ingests, analyzes, enriches and transforms tens of petabytes of data...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
Software Engineer, Backend (Integrations, UK)
Software Engineer, Backend (Integrations, UK)
1501-5000 employees
Here at LiveRamp, we're changing the world of data connectivity. We work with a lot of fun technologies and new techniques to get that done, like Docker & Kubernetes, and Gazette. As a Software Eng...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
Software Engineer, Backend (Integrations, UK)
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer, Backend (Integrations, UK)
Here at LiveRamp, we're changing the world of data connectivity. We work with a lot of fun technologies and new techniques to get that done, like Docker & Kubernetes, and Gazette. As a Software Eng...
About LiveRamp: LiveRamp (formerly Acxiom Corporation) is a data onboarder, empowering marketers to use their customer database in their choice of online advertising platforms for targeting, ROI measurement, conte...
Sr. .Net Engineer (Remote)
Sr. .Net Engineer (Remote)
51-200 employees
About BrightBytes<br><br>BrightBytes, the leading analytics solution for education organizations, provides educators with the power to turn big data into big benefits for students. The decision sup...
About BrightBytes: BrightBytes is a company that develops a SaaS-based data analytics platform.
Sr. .Net Engineer (Remote)
51-200 employees
Sr. .Net Engineer (Remote)
About BrightBytes<br><br>BrightBytes, the leading analytics solution for education organizations, provides educators with the power to turn big data into big benefits for students. The decision sup...
About BrightBytes: BrightBytes is a company that develops a SaaS-based data analytics platform.
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
51-200 employees
Highfive makes meetings better with video conferencing that's insanely easy to use. Founded by two former Googlers and backed by the likes of Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, and General Catal...
About Highfive: Highfive is a B2B technology company reimagining the way people communicate at work.
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
51-200 employees
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
Highfive makes meetings better with video conferencing that's insanely easy to use. Founded by two former Googlers and backed by the likes of Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, and General Catal...
About Highfive: Highfive is a B2B technology company reimagining the way people communicate at work.
Senior Production Infrastructure Engineer
Senior Production Infrastructure Engineer
51-200 employees
Highfive makes meetings better with video conferencing that's insanely easy to use. Founded by two former Googlers and backed by the likes of Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, and General Catal...
About Highfive: Highfive is a B2B technology company reimagining the way people communicate at work.
Senior Production Infrastructure Engineer
51-200 employees
Senior Production Infrastructure Engineer
Highfive makes meetings better with video conferencing that's insanely easy to use. Founded by two former Googlers and backed by the likes of Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, and General Catal...
About Highfive: Highfive is a B2B technology company reimagining the way people communicate at work.
Software Engineer - Backend
Software Engineer - Backend
201-500 employees
We believe that the way consumers and businesses interact with their finances will drastically improve in the next few years. Plaid's goal is to enable this shift by building the tools and infrastr...
About Plaid: Plaid is a financial technology company.
Software Engineer - Backend
201-500 employees
Software Engineer - Backend
We believe that the way consumers and businesses interact with their finances will drastically improve in the next few years. Plaid's goal is to enable this shift by building the tools and infrastr...
About Plaid: Plaid is a financial technology company.
Software Engineer - Infrastructure
Software Engineer - Infrastructure
201-500 employees
Plaid was originally started by engineers seeking to empower developers democratizing financial services. We're still true to those roots as a technology-focused company.<br><br>Across our team, we...
About Plaid: Plaid is a financial technology company.
Software Engineer - Infrastructure
201-500 employees
Software Engineer - Infrastructure
Plaid was originally started by engineers seeking to empower developers democratizing financial services. We're still true to those roots as a technology-focused company.<br><br>Across our team, we...
About Plaid: Plaid is a financial technology company.
Software Engineer - Backend
Software Engineer - Backend
201-500 employees
Nextdoor is the private social network for you, your neighbors and your community. Nextdoor's mission is to provide a trusted platform where neighbors work together to build stronger, safer, happie...
About Nextdoor: Nextdoor is a social network that enables members to communicate with neighbors.
Software Engineer - Backend
201-500 employees
Software Engineer - Backend
Nextdoor is the private social network for you, your neighbors and your community. Nextdoor's mission is to provide a trusted platform where neighbors work together to build stronger, safer, happie...
About Nextdoor: Nextdoor is a social network that enables members to communicate with neighbors.
Back End Software Engineer (298-109)
Back End Software Engineer (298-109)
51-200 employees
This is an opportunity to be part of a world-class team at the nexus of two of the most exciting developments in energy today - big, real-time data and energy storage.<br><br>Stem creates innovativ...
About Stem: Stem is a developer of cloud-based energy solutions.
Back End Software Engineer (298-109)
51-200 employees
Back End Software Engineer (298-109)
This is an opportunity to be part of a world-class team at the nexus of two of the most exciting developments in energy today - big, real-time data and energy storage.<br><br>Stem creates innovativ...
About Stem: Stem is a developer of cloud-based energy solutions.
Performance Architect - SAP SuccessFactors Job
Performance Architect - SAP SuccessFactors Job
201-500 employees
Requisition ID: 208543<br><br>Work Area: Customer Service and Support<br><br>Expected Travel: 0 - 10%<br><br>Career Status: Professional<br><br>Employment Type: Regular Full Time<br><br>COMPANY DES...
About Gigya: Gigya is a provider of customer identity management platform which helps companies build trusted customer relationships based on transparency and personal data control.
Performance Architect - SAP SuccessFactors Job
201-500 employees
Performance Architect - SAP SuccessFactors Job
Requisition ID: 208543<br><br>Work Area: Customer Service and Support<br><br>Expected Travel: 0 - 10%<br><br>Career Status: Professional<br><br>Employment Type: Regular Full Time<br><br>COMPANY DES...
About Gigya: Gigya is a provider of customer identity management platform which helps companies build trusted customer relationships based on transparency and personal data control.
Storage & MQ Infrastructure Engineer
Storage & MQ Infrastructure Engineer
201-500 employees
PlanGrid is looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer to join our new Storage and Message Queue (SMQ) team.<br><br>The SMQ team ensures infrastructure uptime, provisioning, and configuration of ...
About PlanGrid: PlanGrid is a cloud-based app that allows users to store blueprints and construction documents on iPad and iPhone.
Storage & MQ Infrastructure Engineer
201-500 employees
Storage & MQ Infrastructure Engineer
PlanGrid is looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer to join our new Storage and Message Queue (SMQ) team.<br><br>The SMQ team ensures infrastructure uptime, provisioning, and configuration of ...
About PlanGrid: PlanGrid is a cloud-based app that allows users to store blueprints and construction documents on iPad and iPhone.
Backend Engineer
Backend Engineer
201-500 employees
About the Role:<br><br>We're looking for Backend Engineers for our team. We are looking for individuals with a track record of success when working on deeply technical problems. We recognize that d...
About PlanGrid: PlanGrid is a cloud-based app that allows users to store blueprints and construction documents on iPad and iPhone.
Backend Engineer
201-500 employees
Backend Engineer
About the Role:<br><br>We're looking for Backend Engineers for our team. We are looking for individuals with a track record of success when working on deeply technical problems. We recognize that d...
About PlanGrid: PlanGrid is a cloud-based app that allows users to store blueprints and construction documents on iPad and iPhone.
Senior DevOps/Infrastructure Engineer
Senior DevOps/Infrastructure Engineer
201-500 employees
About the Role:<br><br>PlanGrid is looking for a DevOps/Infrastructure Engineer to join our rapidly growing Data Center Operations team. The Data Center Operations team ensures infrastructure uptim...
About PlanGrid: PlanGrid is a cloud-based app that allows users to store blueprints and construction documents on iPad and iPhone.
Senior DevOps/Infrastructure Engineer
201-500 employees
Senior DevOps/Infrastructure Engineer
About the Role:<br><br>PlanGrid is looking for a DevOps/Infrastructure Engineer to join our rapidly growing Data Center Operations team. The Data Center Operations team ensures infrastructure uptim...
About PlanGrid: PlanGrid is a cloud-based app that allows users to store blueprints and construction documents on iPad and iPhone.
Backend Platform Lead
Backend Platform Lead
201-500 employees
About the Role:<br><br>We are looking for a Backend Platform Lead to join our team. You will be responsible for the backend platform and tools at PlanGrid and have to urge to help us go internation...
About PlanGrid: PlanGrid is a cloud-based app that allows users to store blueprints and construction documents on iPad and iPhone.
Backend Platform Lead
201-500 employees
Backend Platform Lead
About the Role:<br><br>We are looking for a Backend Platform Lead to join our team. You will be responsible for the backend platform and tools at PlanGrid and have to urge to help us go internation...
About PlanGrid: PlanGrid is a cloud-based app that allows users to store blueprints and construction documents on iPad and iPhone.
Senior Backend Engineer, Product Engineering
Senior Backend Engineer, Product Engineering
201-500 employees
Do you believe that creators should have the ability to get paid for the value they give to their fans?<br><br>We do, which is why we're building Patreon, a platform that powers membership services...
About Patreon: Patreon operates a platform for enabling content creators and artists to be able to fund their work.
Senior Backend Engineer, Product Engineering
201-500 employees
Senior Backend Engineer, Product Engineering
Do you believe that creators should have the ability to get paid for the value they give to their fans?<br><br>We do, which is why we're building Patreon, a platform that powers membership services...
About Patreon: Patreon operates a platform for enabling content creators and artists to be able to fund their work.
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>Micro Focus is seeking an energetic, self-driven, highly motivated Senior Systems Engineer for our Pleasanton, California site. A Senior Syste...
About Micro Focus International: Micro Focus International, an infrastructure software company, develops, sells, and supports software products and solutions to federal, airlines, and healthcare industries.
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>Micro Focus is seeking an energetic, self-driven, highly motivated Senior Systems Engineer for our Pleasanton, California site. A Senior Syste...
About Micro Focus International: Micro Focus International, an infrastructure software company, develops, sells, and supports software products and solutions to federal, airlines, and healthcare industries.
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>Discover the new Micro Focus - now the world's 7th largest pure-play software company. By combining HPE Software and Micro Focus offerings, we...
About Micro Focus International: Micro Focus International, an infrastructure software company, develops, sells, and supports software products and solutions to federal, airlines, and healthcare industries.
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>Discover the new Micro Focus - now the world's 7th largest pure-play software company. By combining HPE Software and Micro Focus offerings, we...
About Micro Focus International: Micro Focus International, an infrastructure software company, develops, sells, and supports software products and solutions to federal, airlines, and healthcare industries.
Infrastructure Software Engineer
Infrastructure Software Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Infrastructure Software Engineer San Francisco, CA<br><br>Company Description<br><br>Dropbox is a leading global collaboration platform that's transforming the way people work together, from the sm...
About Dropbox: Dropbox is a file hosting service that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, personal cloud and client software.
Infrastructure Software Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Infrastructure Software Engineer
Infrastructure Software Engineer San Francisco, CA<br><br>Company Description<br><br>Dropbox is a leading global collaboration platform that's transforming the way people work together, from the sm...
About Dropbox: Dropbox is a file hosting service that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, personal cloud and client software.
Senior Backend Engineer, Platform
Senior Backend Engineer, Platform
201-500 employees
Maps are no longer static. Our maps represent the ever-evolving world, accessing, aggregating, and adapting anonymous data from millions of sensors and phones in real-time. Mapbox has the exciting ...
About Mapbox: Mapbox is mapping platform for developers.
Senior Backend Engineer, Platform
201-500 employees
Senior Backend Engineer, Platform
Maps are no longer static. Our maps represent the ever-evolving world, accessing, aggregating, and adapting anonymous data from millions of sensors and phones in real-time. Mapbox has the exciting ...
About Mapbox: Mapbox is mapping platform for developers.
Web Developer
Web Developer
201-500 employees
Maps are no longer static. Our maps represent the ever-evolving world, accessing, aggregating, and adapting anonymous data from millions of sensors and phones in real-time. Mapbox has the exciting ...
About Mapbox: Mapbox is mapping platform for developers.
Web Developer
201-500 employees
Web Developer
Maps are no longer static. Our maps represent the ever-evolving world, accessing, aggregating, and adapting anonymous data from millions of sensors and phones in real-time. Mapbox has the exciting ...
About Mapbox: Mapbox is mapping platform for developers.
Java Developer - Contingent
Java Developer - Contingent
1501-5000 employees
At First Republic, we care about our people. We offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. Founded in 1985, we believe that perso...
About First Republic Bank: First Republic Bank offers private banking, private business banking and private wealth management services.
Java Developer - Contingent
1501-5000 employees
Java Developer - Contingent
At First Republic, we care about our people. We offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. Founded in 1985, we believe that perso...
About First Republic Bank: First Republic Bank offers private banking, private business banking and private wealth management services.
Infrastructure Engineer, Linux
Infrastructure Engineer, Linux
1501-5000 employees
At First Republic, we care about our people. Founded in 1985, we offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. We believe that perso...
About First Republic Bank: First Republic Bank offers private banking, private business banking and private wealth management services.
Infrastructure Engineer, Linux
1501-5000 employees
Infrastructure Engineer, Linux
At First Republic, we care about our people. Founded in 1985, we offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. We believe that perso...
About First Republic Bank: First Republic Bank offers private banking, private business banking and private wealth management services.
CRM and Integration Development Lead
CRM and Integration Development Lead
1501-5000 employees
At First Republic, we care about our people. Founded in 1985, we offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. We believe that perso...
About First Republic Bank: First Republic Bank offers private banking, private business banking and private wealth management services.
CRM and Integration Development Lead
1501-5000 employees
CRM and Integration Development Lead
At First Republic, we care about our people. Founded in 1985, we offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. We believe that perso...
About First Republic Bank: First Republic Bank offers private banking, private business banking and private wealth management services.
Jr. Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
Jr. Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
201-500 employees
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Engineers for our R&D team.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Ivalua is the leadi...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a leading global software vendor in Spend Management Solutions.
Jr. Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
201-500 employees
Jr. Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Engineers for our R&D team.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Ivalua is the leadi...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a leading global software vendor in Spend Management Solutions.
Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
201-500 employees
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Engineers for our R&D team.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Ivalua is the leadi...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a leading global software vendor in Spend Management Solutions.
Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
201-500 employees
Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Engineers for our R&D team.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Ivalua is the leadi...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a leading global software vendor in Spend Management Solutions.
Sr. Software Project Engineer - ASP.NET / C
Sr. Software Project Engineer - ASP.NET / C
201-500 employees
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Implementation Engineers for our project teams.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of the Silicon Valley,...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a leading global software vendor in Spend Management Solutions.
Sr. Software Project Engineer - ASP.NET / C
201-500 employees
Sr. Software Project Engineer - ASP.NET / C
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Implementation Engineers for our project teams.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of the Silicon Valley,...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a leading global software vendor in Spend Management Solutions.
Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
201-500 employees
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Engineers for our NYC team.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Ivalua is the leadi...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a leading global software vendor in Spend Management Solutions.
Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
201-500 employees
Software Engineer - ASP.NET / C
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Engineers for our NYC team.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Ivalua is the leadi...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a leading global software vendor in Spend Management Solutions.

How HIRED Works

Tell your story

Showcase your skill set, passions and career aspirations on your personalized Hired profile.

Companies apply to you

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

Choose the right fit

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