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Backend Engineer Jobs in SF Bay Area

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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.

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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
$168,671
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $90,000 to a high of $210,000, with a median salary of $170,000.

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Senior Java / J2EE Lead
Senior Java / J2EE Lead
Req ID: 56693<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Senior Java / J2EE Lead
Senior Java / J2EE Lead
Req ID: 56693<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Java/J2EE/Web Services Developer
Java/J2EE/Web Services Developer
Req ID: 56899<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Java/J2EE/Web Services Developer
Java/J2EE/Web Services Developer
Req ID: 56899<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Java J2EE Microservices Developer - (W/ Apache Storm)
Java J2EE Microservices Developer - (W/ Apache Storm)
Req ID: 56901<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Java J2EE Microservices Developer - (W/ Apache Storm)
Java J2EE Microservices Developer - (W/ Apache Storm)
Req ID: 56901<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Software Engineer 3 - C++/Networking (Data Edge Team)
Software Engineer 3 - C++/Networking (Data Edge Team)
The Data Edge group at Splunk is responsible for building high throughput, reliable and secured data transmission interfaces with leading cloud service providers, networking and security products, ...
Software Engineer 3 - C++/Networking (Data Edge Team)
Software Engineer 3 - C++/Networking (Data Edge Team)
The Data Edge group at Splunk is responsible for building high throughput, reliable and secured data transmission interfaces with leading cloud service providers, networking and security products, ...
Software Engineer - C++/ Sustaining
Software Engineer - C++/ Sustaining
Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to...
Software Engineer - C++/ Sustaining
Software Engineer - C++/ Sustaining
Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to...
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Req ID: 56900<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Req ID: 56900<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
C++ Developer
C++ Developer
ICE Data Services is the premier provider of real-time market data from around the world. The ICE Data Services Desktops group powers the ICE Connect platform, products and tools that process and d...
C++ Developer
C++ Developer
ICE Data Services is the premier provider of real-time market data from around the world. The ICE Data Services Desktops group powers the ICE Connect platform, products and tools that process and d...
Senior Java Developer
Senior Java Developer
Job Purpose<br><br>As a Senior Developer, you will collaborate directly with a cross-functional team of Developers, QA, Product Managers, and other stakeholders to facilitate the design and develop...
Senior Java Developer
Senior Java Developer
Job Purpose<br><br>As a Senior Developer, you will collaborate directly with a cross-functional team of Developers, QA, Product Managers, and other stakeholders to facilitate the design and develop...
Senior Java Developer
Senior Java Developer
Job Purpose<br><br>As a Senior Developer, you will collaborate directly with a cross-functional team of Developers, QA, Product Managers, and other stakeholders to facilitate the design and develop...
Senior Java Developer
Senior Java Developer
Job Purpose<br><br>As a Senior Developer, you will collaborate directly with a cross-functional team of Developers, QA, Product Managers, and other stakeholders to facilitate the design and develop...
Backend API Engineer
Backend API Engineer
Ref#: 34188<br><br>CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive<br><br>Job Type: Full-Time Staff<br><br>Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US<br><br>About Us:<br><br>CBS Interactive is the premier online conte...
Backend API Engineer
Backend API Engineer
Ref#: 34188<br><br>CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive<br><br>Job Type: Full-Time Staff<br><br>Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US<br><br>About Us:<br><br>CBS Interactive is the premier online conte...
Sr. Java Developer
Sr. Java Developer
Responsibilities:<br><br>* Establish yourself as a thought leader across the organization related to scalable application architectures (Micro-services), data design, software development and codin...
Sr. Java Developer
Sr. Java Developer
Responsibilities:<br><br>* Establish yourself as a thought leader across the organization related to scalable application architectures (Micro-services), data design, software development and codin...
Backend Engineer (Java, Scala)
Backend Engineer (Java, Scala)
201 Third Street (61049), United States of America, San Francisco, California<br><br>At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and...
Backend Engineer (Java, Scala)
Backend Engineer (Java, Scala)
201 Third Street (61049), United States of America, San Francisco, California<br><br>At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and...
Lead Infrastructure Engineer
Lead Infrastructure Engineer
About Snowflake<br><br>Snowflake is growing fast and we're scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We're passionate about our people, our customers, our values and our culture! W...
Lead Infrastructure Engineer
Lead Infrastructure Engineer
About Snowflake<br><br>Snowflake is growing fast and we're scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We're passionate about our people, our customers, our values and our culture! W...
Enterprise Integration Engineer
Enterprise Integration Engineer
Mesa Energy Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. EMCOR is the world's leading provider of mechanical and electrical construction and facilities services, including planning, co...
Enterprise Integration Engineer
Enterprise Integration Engineer
Mesa Energy Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. EMCOR is the world's leading provider of mechanical and electrical construction and facilities services, including planning, co...
Medical Device Integration, Associate IT Engineer
Medical Device Integration, Associate IT Engineer
Description:<br><br>This individual contributor is primarily responsible for assisting in the translation of business requirements and functional specifications into technical requirements, assisti...
Medical Device Integration, Associate IT Engineer
Medical Device Integration, Associate IT Engineer
Description:<br><br>This individual contributor is primarily responsible for assisting in the translation of business requirements and functional specifications into technical requirements, assisti...
Master Software Engineer | Java | Scala | AWS
Master Software Engineer | Java | Scala | AWS
201 Third Street (61049), United States of America, San Francisco, California<br><br>At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and...
Master Software Engineer | Java | Scala | AWS
Master Software Engineer | Java | Scala | AWS
201 Third Street (61049), United States of America, San Francisco, California<br><br>At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and...
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Req ID: 55326<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Req ID: 55326<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Enterprise Integration Engineer
Enterprise Integration Engineer
Mesa Energy Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. EMCOR is the world's leading provider of mechanical and electrical construction and facilities services, including planning, co...
Enterprise Integration Engineer
Enterprise Integration Engineer
Mesa Energy Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. EMCOR is the world's leading provider of mechanical and electrical construction and facilities services, including planning, co...
Senior Backend Python Engineer
Senior Backend Python Engineer
We are looking for a self-starting engineer with a deep desire to learn and develop upon our receipt transcription and consumer application technology stacks. We currently receives over 300k receip...
Senior Backend Python Engineer
Senior Backend Python Engineer
We are looking for a self-starting engineer with a deep desire to learn and develop upon our receipt transcription and consumer application technology stacks. We currently receives over 300k receip...
Bioinformatics Pipeline Engineer
Bioinformatics Pipeline Engineer
Look for more than answers.<br><br>At Quest, we are on a continuous journey of discovery and development. It's this attitude that has made us an industry leader and the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US....
Bioinformatics Pipeline Engineer
Bioinformatics Pipeline Engineer
Look for more than answers.<br><br>At Quest, we are on a continuous journey of discovery and development. It's this attitude that has made us an industry leader and the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US....
Control System Engineer
Control System Engineer
Job ID: 513<br><br>The job of a Controls System Engineer is to carry out of the objectives of the Director of Operations and/or assigned Project Manager, including but not limited to: submittal and...
Control System Engineer
Control System Engineer
Job ID: 513<br><br>The job of a Controls System Engineer is to carry out of the objectives of the Director of Operations and/or assigned Project Manager, including but not limited to: submittal and...
Cloud Systems Engineer
Cloud Systems Engineer
The Basics:<br><br>Our core product is being used by more and more companies and developers globally, and the demand on our backend systems and databases continues to grow. Today we're handling ove...
Cloud Systems Engineer
Cloud Systems Engineer
The Basics:<br><br>Our core product is being used by more and more companies and developers globally, and the demand on our backend systems and databases continues to grow. Today we're handling ove...
Java J2EE Services Developer - (Microservices Expertise)
Java J2EE Services Developer - (Microservices Expertise)
Req ID: 56240<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Java J2EE Services Developer - (Microservices Expertise)
Java J2EE Services Developer - (Microservices Expertise)
Req ID: 56240<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Java J2EE Services Developer - (Microservices Expertise)
Java J2EE Services Developer - (Microservices Expertise)
Req ID: 56241<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
Java J2EE Services Developer - (Microservices Expertise)
Java J2EE Services Developer - (Microservices Expertise)
Req ID: 56241<br><br>At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company'...
JPC 4363 - Scala Engineer
JPC 4363 - Scala Engineer
Job Description<br><br>* Share<br>* Share<br>* Email<br>* Facebook<br>* Twitter<br>* Linkedin<br><br><br>* Print<br><br>Senior engineer/Developer<br><br>Richardson, Texas - United States | Posted -...
JPC 4363 - Scala Engineer
JPC 4363 - Scala Engineer
Job Description<br><br>* Share<br>* Share<br>* Email<br>* Facebook<br>* Twitter<br>* Linkedin<br><br><br>* Print<br><br>Senior engineer/Developer<br><br>Richardson, Texas - United States | Posted -...
Backend Engineer
Backend Engineer
Backend Engineer wanted in San Francisco, CA to design, architect, and work with product management to define and refine web products.<br><br>Participate in all phases of the software development c...
Backend Engineer
Backend Engineer
Backend Engineer wanted in San Francisco, CA to design, architect, and work with product management to define and refine web products.<br><br>Participate in all phases of the software development c...
Sr. System Engineer Architect
Sr. System Engineer Architect
Job Summary<br><br>TCI International Inc. has been a world leader in the design and manufacture of state-of-the-art, turnkey systems for radio spectrum monitoring and management, radio direction fi...
Sr. System Engineer Architect
Sr. System Engineer Architect
Job Summary<br><br>TCI International Inc. has been a world leader in the design and manufacture of state-of-the-art, turnkey systems for radio spectrum monitoring and management, radio direction fi...
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
Ranked as #12 on Forbes' List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 30,100+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers le...
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
Ranked as #12 on Forbes' List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 30,100+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers le...
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
Description:<br><br>Leads Clinical Information Systems (CIS) process definitions and improvements required to efficiently and effectively meet CIS requirements. These processes provide best practic...
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
Description:<br><br>Leads Clinical Information Systems (CIS) process definitions and improvements required to efficiently and effectively meet CIS requirements. These processes provide best practic...
Control System Automation Engineer
Control System Automation Engineer
Banks Integration Group, a Superior Controls Company, is seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Senior Automation Engineer who wants to be part of a growing business. We offer great benefits with ...
Control System Automation Engineer
Control System Automation Engineer
Banks Integration Group, a Superior Controls Company, is seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Senior Automation Engineer who wants to be part of a growing business. We offer great benefits with ...

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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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