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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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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 Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Req ID: 53165<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: 53165<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
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Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
Senior Java J2EE Spring WebServices Developer
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Infrastructure Engineer I - Desktop Support
Infrastructure Engineer I - Desktop Support
At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We're investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, f...
Infrastructure Engineer I - Desktop Support
Infrastructure Engineer I - Desktop Support
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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...
Infrastructure Engineer I - Desktop Support
Infrastructure Engineer I - Desktop Support
At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We're investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, f...
Infrastructure Engineer I - Desktop Support
Infrastructure Engineer I - Desktop Support
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Senior Software Engineer Systems / Cloud
Senior Software Engineer Systems / Cloud
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 excited about our product and seek to de...
Senior Software Engineer Systems / Cloud
Senior Software Engineer Systems / Cloud
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Software Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
Software Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
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Software Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
Software Development Engineering (Back-end) Fall 2019 Co-Op
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Staff SW Engineer - Blockchain
Staff SW Engineer - Blockchain
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 SW Engineer - Blockchain
Staff SW Engineer - Blockchain
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Software Engineer, Core Systems
Software Engineer, Core Systems
Sr. Software Engineer, Core Systems<br><br>Engineering at 2U is fast paced, innovative and full of people passionate about delivering on the promise of higher education via technology. We're growin...
Software Engineer, Core Systems
Software Engineer, Core Systems
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Sr HR Systems Engineer
Sr HR Systems Engineer
Current Employees/Contractors of LendingClub: Please apply via your internal Workday AccountLendingClub (NYSE: LC) was founded in 2007 under the belief that a technology and data-driven marketplace...
Sr HR Systems Engineer
Sr HR Systems Engineer
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Systems Engineer II
Systems Engineer II
The Systems Engineer II reports to the Application Director and is a member of a larger Devops organization that maintains the Oracle Retail implementations in the Oracle Cloud. This is a hands-on ...
Systems Engineer II
Systems Engineer II
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Associate Web Developer
Associate Web Developer
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Associate Web Developer
Associate Web Developer
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Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Who We Are!<br><br>At Maven Wave, we are relentless in hiring the industry's top talent. Each employee is hand-picked not only for their skills, but for their personality and broad expertise. We ar...
Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Cloud Infrastructure Architect
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Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
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Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
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Senior Software Engineer (Server Programming)
Senior Software Engineer (Server Programming)
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 Software Engineer (Server Programming)
Senior Software Engineer (Server Programming)
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Sr Systems Engineer
Sr Systems Engineer
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Sr Systems Engineer
Sr Systems Engineer
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Salesforce Senior Developer (REMOTE)
Salesforce Senior 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 Senior Developer (REMOTE)
Salesforce Senior Developer (REMOTE)
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R&D Lab Systems Engineer
R&D Lab Systems Engineer
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R&D Lab Systems Engineer
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Salesforce Architect (REMOTE)
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Salesforce Architect (REMOTE)
Salesforce Architect (REMOTE)
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Expert Software Engineer, .Net
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Expert Software Engineer, .Net
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Software Engineer, .Net
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Atlassian Systems Engineer (Service Now Engineer, Jira, Confluence)
Atlassian Systems Engineer (Service Now Engineer, Jira, Confluence)
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Atlassian Systems Engineer (Service Now Engineer, Jira, Confluence)
Atlassian Systems Engineer (Service Now Engineer, Jira, Confluence)
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Software Developer (3-5 years) - Back End - San Francisco
Software Developer (3-5 years) - Back End - San Francisco
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Software Developer (3-5 years) - Back End - San Francisco
Software Developer (3-5 years) - Back End - San Francisco
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Web Developer
Web Developer
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Web Developer
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HPC System Software Developer - Flux
HPC System Software Developer - Flux
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HPC System Software Developer - Flux
HPC System Software Developer - Flux
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Software Developer (5-8 years) - Back End - San Francisco
Software Developer (5-8 years) - Back End - San Francisco
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Software Developer (5-8 years) - Back End - San Francisco
Software Developer (5-8 years) - Back End - San Francisco
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Senior Java Developer
Senior Java Developer
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Senior Java Developer
Senior Java Developer
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Senior Software Engineer - Java/Python
Senior Software Engineer - Java/Python
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 - Java/Python
Senior Software Engineer - Java/Python
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Senior System Engineer
Senior System Engineer
Senior System Engineer<br><br>The Role<br><br>Our Video Collaboration products help companies stay connected and can be found in the conference rooms of some of the biggest businesses in the world....
Senior System Engineer
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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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