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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
$168,185
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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Top paying cities for Backend Engineers:
Senior Back End Engineer, Ads - Activision Blizzard Media
Senior Back End Engineer, Ads - Activision Blizzard Media
Job Title: Senior Back End Engineer (Ads) - Activision Blizzard Media<br><br>Reporting To: VP of Ads Engineering<br><br>Department: Engineering<br><br>Location: San Francisco<br><br>Your Mission:<b...
Senior Back End Engineer, Ads - Activision Blizzard Media
Senior Back End Engineer, Ads - Activision Blizzard Media
Job Title: Senior Back End Engineer (Ads) - Activision Blizzard Media<br><br>Reporting To: VP of Ads Engineering<br><br>Department: Engineering<br><br>Location: San Francisco<br><br>Your Mission:<b...
Salesforce Mid Developer (REMOTE)
Salesforce Mid Developer (REMOTE)
Job Description<br><br>Description<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>Create new user information solutions by designing, implementing and maintaining Java, Salesforce, and Mulesoft development compone...
Salesforce Mid Developer (REMOTE)
Salesforce Mid Developer (REMOTE)
Job Description<br><br>Description<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>Create new user information solutions by designing, implementing and maintaining Java, Salesforce, and Mulesoft development compone...
Business System Specialist, Expert
Business System Specialist, Expert
Requisition ID # 20837<br><br>Job Category : Engineering / Science; Information Technology; Maintenance / Construction / Operations<br><br>Job Level : Individual Contributor<br><br>Business Unit: E...
Business System Specialist, Expert
Business System Specialist, Expert
Requisition ID # 20837<br><br>Job Category : Engineering / Science; Information Technology; Maintenance / Construction / Operations<br><br>Job Level : Individual Contributor<br><br>Business Unit: E...
Software Engineer, Infrastructure - San Francisco
Software Engineer, Infrastructure - San Francisco
At Lyft, community is what we are and it's what we do. It's what makes us different. To create the best ride for all, we start in our own community by creating an open, inclusive, and diverse organ...
Software Engineer, Infrastructure - San Francisco
Software Engineer, Infrastructure - San Francisco
At Lyft, community is what we are and it's what we do. It's what makes us different. To create the best ride for all, we start in our own community by creating an open, inclusive, and diverse organ...
Senior+ Software Engineer, Infrastructure
Senior+ Software Engineer, Infrastructure
Carta is hiring experienced software engineers at the Senior, Staff, Senior Staff, and Principal levels in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Seattle, and New York City to architect and build products power...
Senior+ Software Engineer, Infrastructure
Senior+ Software Engineer, Infrastructure
Carta is hiring experienced software engineers at the Senior, Staff, Senior Staff, and Principal levels in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Seattle, and New York City to architect and build products power...
Java Developer
Java Developer
Experience with Pub/Sub messaging (JMS, Kafka, etc.), stream processing (Storm, Spark Streaming, etc.)<br><br>* Experience with horizontally scalable and highly available system design and implemen...
Java Developer
Java Developer
Experience with Pub/Sub messaging (JMS, Kafka, etc.), stream processing (Storm, Spark Streaming, etc.)<br><br>* Experience with horizontally scalable and highly available system design and implemen...
Senior Back End Python Engineer
Senior Back End Python Engineer
OPENTEXT - THE INFORMATION COMPANY<br><br>As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a ...
Senior Back End Python Engineer
Senior Back End Python Engineer
OPENTEXT - THE INFORMATION COMPANY<br><br>As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a ...
Senior Back End Python Engineer
Senior Back End Python Engineer
OPENTEXT - THE INFORMATION COMPANY<br><br>As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a ...
Senior Back End Python Engineer
Senior Back End Python Engineer
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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
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Transportation Systems Engineer
Transportation Systems Engineer
Job Description:<br><br>Are you interested in improving and shaping the transportation industry? Leidos leads USDOT's research and development of new technologies to improve the safety, operation, ...
Transportation Systems Engineer
Transportation Systems Engineer
Job Description:<br><br>Are you interested in improving and shaping the transportation industry? Leidos leads USDOT's research and development of new technologies to improve the safety, operation, ...
Software Engineer, Java
Software Engineer, Java
Job Overview:<br><br>Macys.com Website Application Development develops the highly scalable, light weight, Java web applications that create the customer experience for macys.com and bloomingdales....
Software Engineer, Java
Software Engineer, Java
Job Overview:<br><br>Macys.com Website Application Development develops the highly scalable, light weight, Java web applications that create the customer experience for macys.com and bloomingdales....
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....
Senior Microsoft Systems Engineer
Senior Microsoft Systems Engineer
Join us and make YOUR mark on the World!<br><br>Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where we apply science and technology to make the world a safer place; now one of 2019 Best P...
Senior Microsoft Systems Engineer
Senior Microsoft Systems Engineer
Join us and make YOUR mark on the World!<br><br>Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where we apply science and technology to make the world a safer place; now one of 2019 Best P...
Staff Software Engineer (Python)
Staff Software Engineer (Python)
Who We Are<br><br>The team at Mya is on a mission to open up a world of job possibilities for all. Through our industry-leading conversational AI, we're creating a solution where job seekers get jo...
Staff Software Engineer (Python)
Staff Software Engineer (Python)
Who We Are<br><br>The team at Mya is on a mission to open up a world of job possibilities for all. Through our industry-leading conversational AI, we're creating a solution where job seekers get jo...
Sr. Software Engineer (Python)
Sr. Software Engineer (Python)
Who We Are<br><br>The team at Mya is on a mission to open up a world of job possibilities for all. Through our industry-leading conversational AI, we're creating a solution where job seekers get jo...
Sr. Software Engineer (Python)
Sr. Software Engineer (Python)
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Back-End Engineer
Back-End Engineer
TrustToken's mission is to open access to financial opportunities and global trade. We're building a platform to tokenize $250 trillion worth of real-world assets.<br><br>You'll be responsible for:...
Back-End Engineer
Back-End Engineer
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Systems Engineer (Mid-Level)
Systems Engineer (Mid-Level)
Job ID 00000123558 Date posted 06/26/2019 Location Berkeley, Missouri Company The Boeing Company<br><br>Job Description<br><br>Applies an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to plan, design, ...
Systems Engineer (Mid-Level)
Systems Engineer (Mid-Level)
Job ID 00000123558 Date posted 06/26/2019 Location Berkeley, Missouri Company The Boeing Company<br><br>Job Description<br><br>Applies an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to plan, design, ...
Staff Software Engineer, Performance Engineering, Open VisaNet
Staff Software Engineer, Performance Engineering, Open VisaNet
Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity. Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind - making sure that Visa is the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone everywhere. This is our global vision and...
Staff Software Engineer, Performance Engineering, Open VisaNet
Staff Software Engineer, Performance Engineering, Open VisaNet
Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity. Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind - making sure that Visa is the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone everywhere. This is our global vision and...
Sr Salesforce Architect
Sr Salesforce Architect
Leader and Salesforce Architect for Business Systems organization (Corporate IT) to support our growing business and advance the integration of Salesforce at Dynatrace. Under the general guidance o...
Sr Salesforce Architect
Sr Salesforce Architect
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Transportation Systems Engineer
Transportation Systems Engineer
Job Description:<br><br>Are you interested in improving and shaping the transportation industry? Leidos leads USDOT's research and development of new technologies to improve the safety, operation, ...
Transportation Systems Engineer
Transportation Systems Engineer
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Salesforce Solution Developer
Salesforce Solution Developer
We are hiring a Salesforce Solution Developer to join our Business Systems team. You will work with our business analysts and solution developers, design and develop solutions, as well as implement...
Salesforce Solution Developer
Salesforce Solution Developer
We are hiring a Salesforce Solution Developer to join our Business Systems team. You will work with our business analysts and solution developers, design and develop solutions, as well as implement...
Software Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
Software Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
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 Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
Software Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
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 Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
Software Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
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 Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
Software Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
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...
Business System Specialist, Expert (Unifier)
Business System Specialist, Expert (Unifier)
Requisition ID # 22001<br><br>Job Category : Maintenance / Construction / Operations<br><br>Job Level : Individual Contributor<br><br>Business Unit: Electric Operations<br><br>Job Location : San Ra...
Business System Specialist, Expert (Unifier)
Business System Specialist, Expert (Unifier)
Requisition ID # 22001<br><br>Job Category : Maintenance / Construction / Operations<br><br>Job Level : Individual Contributor<br><br>Business Unit: Electric Operations<br><br>Job Location : San Ra...
System Reliability and Deployment Architect
System Reliability and Deployment Architect
OPENTEXT - THE INFORMATION COMPANY<br><br>As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a ...
System Reliability and Deployment Architect
System Reliability and Deployment Architect
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Senior System Engineer
Senior System Engineer
WHO ARE YOU:<br><br>At Roche, 85,000 people across 150 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we've become one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare ...
Senior System Engineer
Senior System Engineer
WHO ARE YOU:<br><br>At Roche, 85,000 people across 150 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we've become one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare ...
Salesforce Administrator / Developer
Salesforce Administrator / Developer
LendingHome is re-imagining the mortgage process from the ground up by combining innovative technology with an experienced team. Our goal is to create a seamless, transparent process that transform...
Salesforce Administrator / Developer
Salesforce Administrator / Developer
LendingHome is re-imagining the mortgage process from the ground up by combining innovative technology with an experienced team. Our goal is to create a seamless, transparent process that transform...
Senior Backend Software Engineer - Monitoring
Senior Backend Software Engineer - Monitoring
About Sumo Logic<br><br>At Sumo Logic, our mission is to democratize machine data analytics through our platform, bringing real-time data insights securely through the cloud. To advance that missio...
Senior Backend Software Engineer - Monitoring
Senior Backend Software Engineer - Monitoring
About Sumo Logic<br><br>At Sumo Logic, our mission is to democratize machine data analytics through our platform, bringing real-time data insights securely through the cloud. To advance that missio...
Firmware Intern - Drive Systems
Firmware Intern - Drive Systems
Zoox's internship program provides hands-on experiences with state of the art technology, mentorship from some of the industry's brightest minds, and the opportunity to play a part in our success. ...
Firmware Intern - Drive Systems
Firmware Intern - Drive Systems
Zoox's internship program provides hands-on experiences with state of the art technology, mentorship from some of the industry's brightest minds, and the opportunity to play a part in our success. ...
Senior C++ Engineer, 3D Engine
Senior C++ Engineer, 3D Engine
Senior C++ Engineer, 3D Engineer<br><br>Redwood City, CA<br><br>IMVU is seeking a senior full stack software engineer to join us in building out our amazing 3D engine. If you have strong C++ skills...
Senior C++ Engineer, 3D Engine
Senior C++ Engineer, 3D Engine
Senior C++ Engineer, 3D Engineer<br><br>Redwood City, CA<br><br>IMVU is seeking a senior full stack software engineer to join us in building out our amazing 3D engine. If you have strong C++ skills...

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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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