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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
$168,520
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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Sr Software Engineer - Java
Sr Software Engineer - Java
Summary<br><br>Esurance is looking for a Sr. Software Engineer to join a dynamic and award-winning team of individuals who are committed to making insurance smarter, easier, and dare we say- cooler...
Sr Software Engineer - Java
Sr Software Engineer - Java
Summary<br><br>Esurance is looking for a Sr. Software Engineer to join a dynamic and award-winning team of individuals who are committed to making insurance smarter, easier, and dare we say- cooler...
Sr Software Engineer - Java
Sr Software Engineer - Java
Summary<br><br>Esurance is looking for a Sr. Software Engineer to join a dynamic and award-winning team of individuals who are committed to making insurance smarter, easier, and dare we say- cooler...
Sr Software Engineer - Java
Sr Software Engineer - Java
Summary<br><br>Esurance is looking for a Sr. Software Engineer to join a dynamic and award-winning team of individuals who are committed to making insurance smarter, easier, and dare we say- cooler...
Computing Infrastructure Engineer (Experienced)
Computing Infrastructure Engineer (Experienced)
What Your Job Will Be Like<br><br>We are seeking a Computing Infrastructure Engineer to join our team. Are you passionate about your work and dream of utilizing state-of-the-art facilities to explo...
Computing Infrastructure Engineer (Experienced)
Computing Infrastructure Engineer (Experienced)
What Your Job Will Be Like<br><br>We are seeking a Computing Infrastructure Engineer to join our team. Are you passionate about your work and dream of utilizing state-of-the-art facilities to explo...
Senior Software Engineer (JAVA)
Senior Software Engineer (JAVA)
Tailored Brands, Inc.'s purpose is to help our customers love how they look. We accomplish this by providing a personal, convenient, one-of-a-kind shopping experience with compelling products and w...
Senior Software Engineer (JAVA)
Senior Software Engineer (JAVA)
Tailored Brands, Inc.'s purpose is to help our customers love how they look. We accomplish this by providing a personal, convenient, one-of-a-kind shopping experience with compelling products and w...
Software Engineer, Backend
Software Engineer, Backend
As a member of our Cloud Engineering team, you will be working on our flagship product, the Meraki Dashboard, which is the industry's only end-to-end cloud solution that unifies WAN, LAN, wireless ...
Software Engineer, Backend
Software Engineer, Backend
As a member of our Cloud Engineering team, you will be working on our flagship product, the Meraki Dashboard, which is the industry's only end-to-end cloud solution that unifies WAN, LAN, wireless ...
Backend Software Engineer, Fall Internship (September-December 2019)
Backend Software Engineer, Fall Internship (September-December 2019)
This is a Full Time position in San Francisco from September 6-December 20, 2019<br><br>Meraki's Intern and Co-op program is an intimate yet powerful group helping to build the newest parts of the ...
Backend Software Engineer, Fall Internship (September-December 2019)
Backend Software Engineer, Fall Internship (September-December 2019)
This is a Full Time position in San Francisco from September 6-December 20, 2019<br><br>Meraki's Intern and Co-op program is an intimate yet powerful group helping to build the newest parts of the ...
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
As a member of Meraki's engineering team, you will work on the core services that run the application and cloud infrastructure for Cisco Meraki's Dashboard which powers the millions of Meraki devic...
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
As a member of Meraki's engineering team, you will work on the core services that run the application and cloud infrastructure for Cisco Meraki's Dashboard which powers the millions of Meraki devic...
Business Systems Developer
Business Systems Developer
Cisco Meraki is looking for a new Business Systems Developer to join our Team in San Francisco. As the fastest growing cloud-managed networking team in the world, our products and technology archit...
Business Systems Developer
Business Systems Developer
Cisco Meraki is looking for a new Business Systems Developer to join our Team in San Francisco. As the fastest growing cloud-managed networking team in the world, our products and technology archit...
Senior Network Systems Software Engineer
Senior Network Systems Software Engineer
As a senior network systems software engineer, you will be responsible for architecting and implementing features that improve the reliability, simplicity, and performance of our products. You will...
Senior Network Systems Software Engineer
Senior Network Systems Software Engineer
As a senior network systems software engineer, you will be responsible for architecting and implementing features that improve the reliability, simplicity, and performance of our products. You will...
Principal System Engineer II
Principal System Engineer II
ROLE SUMMARY:<br><br>The Principal System Engineer II will play a key role in the development of the Roche sequencer, focusing on the overall system performance, integration and verification of the...
Principal System Engineer II
Principal System Engineer II
ROLE SUMMARY:<br><br>The Principal System Engineer II will play a key role in the development of the Roche sequencer, focusing on the overall system performance, integration and verification of the...
Senior Engineer - Systems Engineering-Internet Protocols
Senior Engineer - Systems Engineering-Internet Protocols
Verisign, a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, enables internet navigation for many of the world's most recognized domain names. Verisign enables the secu...
Senior Engineer - Systems Engineering-Internet Protocols
Senior Engineer - Systems Engineering-Internet Protocols
Verisign, a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, enables internet navigation for many of the world's most recognized domain names. Verisign enables the secu...
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
Responsibilities (including, but not limited to the following):<br><br>* Administration of Office 365 Exchange platform<br>* Management of Multi-tenant hosted Exchange platform in a team based envi...
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
Responsibilities (including, but not limited to the following):<br><br>* Administration of Office 365 Exchange platform<br>* Management of Multi-tenant hosted Exchange platform in a team based envi...
Infrastructure and Automation Engineer
Infrastructure and Automation 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...
Infrastructure and Automation Engineer
Infrastructure and Automation 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...
Java J2EE Spring Developer
Java J2EE Spring Developer
Req ID: 54905<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 Spring Developer
Java J2EE Spring Developer
Req ID: 54905<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 Spring Developer
Java J2EE Spring Developer
Req ID: 54904<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 Spring Developer
Java J2EE Spring Developer
Req ID: 54904<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'...
Business Systems Engineer
Business Systems Engineer
In this position you will be responsible for developing and maintaining Qiagen's Data Warehouse and Data Reporting infrastructure. You will work closely with the Business Systems group to develop d...
Business Systems Engineer
Business Systems Engineer
In this position you will be responsible for developing and maintaining Qiagen's Data Warehouse and Data Reporting infrastructure. You will work closely with the Business Systems group to develop d...
Java J2EE Spring Developer
Java J2EE Spring Developer
Req ID: 54910<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 Spring Developer
Java J2EE Spring Developer
Req ID: 54910<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 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...
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer<br><br>Why Ascend Clinical?<br><br>You will work for a company that is transforming the industry.<br><br>We are Ascend, one of the highest volume clinical laboratories in the Unite...
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer<br><br>Why Ascend Clinical?<br><br>You will work for a company that is transforming the industry.<br><br>We are Ascend, one of the highest volume clinical laboratories in the Unite...
Principal Software Engineer - Backend C++
Principal Software Engineer - Backend C++
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...
Principal Software Engineer - Backend C++
Principal Software Engineer - Backend C++
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 Backend Engineer - Identity/Social
Senior Backend Engineer - Identity/Social
Epic Games is growing and is looking for highly experienced Backend Engineers to join our mission in delivering free, cross-platform game services for all developers. First announced in December 20...
Senior Backend Engineer - Identity/Social
Senior Backend Engineer - Identity/Social
Epic Games is growing and is looking for highly experienced Backend Engineers to join our mission in delivering free, cross-platform game services for all developers. First announced in December 20...
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...
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
We're looking for a passionate, driven and experienced backend engineer to help us deliver world-class applications across the Pocket product line.<br><br>At Pocket we love what we do, but more imp...
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
We're looking for a passionate, driven and experienced backend engineer to help us deliver world-class applications across the Pocket product line.<br><br>At Pocket we love what we do, but more imp...
CT Controls Systems Engineer
CT Controls Systems Engineer
Provides static/less dynamic programming, commissioning, and troubleshooting of building control and facility management systems. Troubleshoots system problems. Calibrates systems requiring basic e...
CT Controls Systems Engineer
CT Controls Systems Engineer
Provides static/less dynamic programming, commissioning, and troubleshooting of building control and facility management systems. Troubleshoots system problems. Calibrates systems requiring basic e...
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
We're looking for a passionate, driven and experienced backend engineer to help us deliver world-class applications across the Pocket product line.<br><br>At Pocket we love what we do, but more imp...
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
We're looking for a passionate, driven and experienced backend engineer to help us deliver world-class applications across the Pocket product line.<br><br>At Pocket we love what we do, but more imp...
Performance Architect Job
Performance Architect 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...
Performance Architect Job
Performance Architect 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...
Intern - Front End and Back End Web Development
Intern - Front End and Back End Web Development
Overview<br><br>Other companies make products. We make a difference! Click Here!<br><br>Promoting safe living and working environments.<br><br>UL is a global independent safety science company with...
Intern - Front End and Back End Web Development
Intern - Front End and Back End Web Development
Overview<br><br>Other companies make products. We make a difference! Click Here!<br><br>Promoting safe living and working environments.<br><br>UL is a global independent safety science company with...
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Req ID: 53166<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: 53166<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 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 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...

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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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