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  3. Java
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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
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The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $80,000 to a high of $250,000, with a median salary of $160,000.

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Software Project Engineer - .NET / C
Software Project Engineer - .NET / C
501-1000 employees
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Implementation Engineers for the maintenance and the project teams.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a company developing a procurement empowerment platform.
Software Project Engineer - .NET / C
501-1000 employees
Software Project Engineer - .NET / C
We are expanding our technical team and are looking to hire new Software Implementation Engineers for the maintenance and the project teams.<br><br>About Ivalua<br><br>Headquartered in the heart of...
About Ivalua: Ivalua is a company developing a procurement empowerment platform.
Engineer, System Software
Engineer, System Software
201-500 employees
This Systems Software Engineer will be responsible for software deployment on new SDI system products including commercial aviation products to high performance feature rich systems for military an...
About Emcore: EMCORE is a company providing advanced mixed-signal optics products.
Engineer, System Software
201-500 employees
Engineer, System Software
This Systems Software Engineer will be responsible for software deployment on new SDI system products including commercial aviation products to high performance feature rich systems for military an...
About Emcore: EMCORE is a company providing advanced mixed-signal optics products.
CIMD - Platform Infrastructure Engineer
CIMD - Platform Infrastructure Engineer
5001+ employees
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>What We Do<br><br>At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don't just make things - we make things possible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas. Solve th...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
CIMD - Platform Infrastructure Engineer
5001+ employees
CIMD - Platform Infrastructure Engineer
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>What We Do<br><br>At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don't just make things - we make things possible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas. Solve th...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
Back-End Developer - Application Development
Back-End Developer - Application Development
5001+ employees
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>Consumer and Investment Management (CIMD)<br><br>The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
Back-End Developer - Application Development
5001+ employees
Back-End Developer - Application Development
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>Consumer and Investment Management (CIMD)<br><br>The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
CIMD - Application Development - Platform Engineering - Infrastructure Engineer
CIMD - Application Development - Platform Engineering - Infrastructure Engineer
5001+ employees
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>Consumer and Investment Management (CIMD)<br><br>The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
CIMD - Application Development - Platform Engineering - Infrastructure Engineer
5001+ employees
CIMD - Application Development - Platform Engineering - Infrastructure Engineer
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>Consumer and Investment Management (CIMD)<br><br>The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
Back-End Developer - Consumer Banking Technology
Back-End Developer - Consumer Banking Technology
5001+ employees
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>What We DoAt Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don't just make things - we make things possible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas. Solve the most c...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
Back-End Developer - Consumer Banking Technology
5001+ employees
Back-End Developer - Consumer Banking Technology
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>What We DoAt Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don't just make things - we make things possible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas. Solve the most c...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
Back-End Developer - Application Development
Back-End Developer - Application Development
5001+ employees
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>Consumer and Investment Management (CIMD)<br><br>The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
Back-End Developer - Application Development
5001+ employees
Back-End Developer - Application Development
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB<br><br>Consumer and Investment Management (CIMD)<br><br>The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management...
About Goldman Sachs: Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, investment banking and management services.
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer
5001+ employees
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer<br><br>Req #: 190028522<br><br>Location: San Mateo, CA, US<br><br>Job Category: Technology<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>JPMorgan Chase (JPMC) is a leading glob...
About JPMorgan Chase: JP Morgan Chase is a financial services provider that offers investment banking, asset management, treasury, and other services.
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer
5001+ employees
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer<br><br>Req #: 190028522<br><br>Location: San Mateo, CA, US<br><br>Job Category: Technology<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>JPMorgan Chase (JPMC) is a leading glob...
About JPMorgan Chase: JP Morgan Chase is a financial services provider that offers investment banking, asset management, treasury, and other services.
AI Backend Engineer - Associate
AI Backend Engineer - Associate
5001+ employees
AI Backend Engineer - Associate<br><br>Req #: 190028519<br><br>Location: San Mateo, CA, US<br><br>Job Category: Technology<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>JPMorgan Chase (JPMC) is a leading global f...
About JPMorgan Chase: JP Morgan Chase is a financial services provider that offers investment banking, asset management, treasury, and other services.
AI Backend Engineer - Associate
5001+ employees
AI Backend Engineer - Associate
AI Backend Engineer - Associate<br><br>Req #: 190028519<br><br>Location: San Mateo, CA, US<br><br>Job Category: Technology<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>JPMorgan Chase (JPMC) is a leading global f...
About JPMorgan Chase: JP Morgan Chase is a financial services provider that offers investment banking, asset management, treasury, and other services.
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer
5001+ employees
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer<br><br>Req #: 190028522<br><br>Location: San Mateo, CA, US<br><br>Job Category: Technology<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>JPMorgan Chase (JPMC) is a leading glob...
About JPMorgan Chase: JP Morgan Chase is a financial services provider that offers investment banking, asset management, treasury, and other services.
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer
5001+ employees
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer
AI Platform Senior Backend Engineer<br><br>Req #: 190028522<br><br>Location: San Mateo, CA, US<br><br>Job Category: Technology<br><br>Job Description:<br><br>JPMorgan Chase (JPMC) is a leading glob...
About JPMorgan Chase: JP Morgan Chase is a financial services provider that offers investment banking, asset management, treasury, and other services.
Applications Systems Engineer 4
Applications Systems Engineer 4
5001+ employees
Job Description<br><br>At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the cente...
About Wells Fargo: Wells Fargo is a banking and financial services holding company.
Applications Systems Engineer 4
5001+ employees
Applications Systems Engineer 4
Job Description<br><br>At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the cente...
About Wells Fargo: Wells Fargo is a banking and financial services holding company.
Apps Systems Engineer 5
Apps Systems Engineer 5
5001+ employees
Job Description<br><br>At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the cente...
About Wells Fargo: Wells Fargo is a banking and financial services holding company.
Apps Systems Engineer 5
5001+ employees
Apps Systems Engineer 5
Job Description<br><br>At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the cente...
About Wells Fargo: Wells Fargo is a banking and financial services holding company.
Application Systems Engineer 6
Application Systems Engineer 6
5001+ employees
Job Description<br><br>At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the cente...
About Wells Fargo: Wells Fargo is a banking and financial services holding company.
Application Systems Engineer 6
5001+ employees
Application Systems Engineer 6
Job Description<br><br>At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the cente...
About Wells Fargo: Wells Fargo is a banking and financial services holding company.
Web Developer 5 - Digital Payment Micro-services
Web Developer 5 - Digital Payment Micro-services
5001+ employees
Job Description<br><br>WAt Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the cent...
About Wells Fargo: Wells Fargo is a banking and financial services holding company.
Web Developer 5 - Digital Payment Micro-services
5001+ employees
Web Developer 5 - Digital Payment Micro-services
Job Description<br><br>WAt Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the cent...
About Wells Fargo: Wells Fargo is a banking and financial services holding company.
Senior Engineering Manager (DSP - Back-end)
Senior Engineering Manager (DSP - Back-end)
201-500 employees
Vungle delivers engaging marketing experience to hundreds of millions of users around the globe. Vungle is known for its performance-driven marketing strategies. The Platform team at Vungle focuses...
About Vungle: Vungle is a provider of a mobile performance marketing platform.
Senior Engineering Manager (DSP - Back-end)
201-500 employees
Senior Engineering Manager (DSP - Back-end)
Vungle delivers engaging marketing experience to hundreds of millions of users around the globe. Vungle is known for its performance-driven marketing strategies. The Platform team at Vungle focuses...
About Vungle: Vungle is a provider of a mobile performance marketing platform.
Integration Engineer
Integration Engineer
201-500 employees
Passionate people are everywhere at Vungle. In Integration Engineering, we get excited to collaborate and connect with the communities that love technology as much as we do. Integration Engineers c...
About Vungle: Vungle is a provider of a mobile performance marketing platform.
Integration Engineer
201-500 employees
Integration Engineer
Passionate people are everywhere at Vungle. In Integration Engineering, we get excited to collaborate and connect with the communities that love technology as much as we do. Integration Engineers c...
About Vungle: Vungle is a provider of a mobile performance marketing platform.
Back End Engineer
Back End Engineer
501-1000 employees
NerdWallet is seeking a Back End Engineer to help us optimize performance and scale our systems to handle the ever-increasing traffic and complexities across our web and mobile applications. At its...
About NerdWallet: NerdWallet builds online tools that provide information, insights, and pieces of advice about personal finance to consumers.
Back End Engineer
501-1000 employees
Back End Engineer
NerdWallet is seeking a Back End Engineer to help us optimize performance and scale our systems to handle the ever-increasing traffic and complexities across our web and mobile applications. At its...
About NerdWallet: NerdWallet builds online tools that provide information, insights, and pieces of advice about personal finance to consumers.
Software Engineer, Back-End - Growth
Software Engineer, Back-End - Growth
501-1000 employees
The Opportunity<br><br>At Grammarly, we believe that everyone should be heard and understood. We know that clear and effective communication improves people's lives. We also know that we want to he...
About Grammarly: Grammarly is a provider of an English language writing-enhancement platform.
Software Engineer, Back-End - Growth
501-1000 employees
Software Engineer, Back-End - Growth
The Opportunity<br><br>At Grammarly, we believe that everyone should be heard and understood. We know that clear and effective communication improves people's lives. We also know that we want to he...
About Grammarly: Grammarly is a provider of an English language writing-enhancement platform.
Software Engineer, Continuous Integration Infrastructure
Software Engineer, Continuous Integration Infrastructure
1501-5000 employees
We believe everyone should be able to participate and thrive in the economy. So we're building tools that make commerce easier and more accessible to all. We started with a little white credit card...
About Square: Square is a company providing software, hardware, and financial services products.
Software Engineer, Continuous Integration Infrastructure
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer, Continuous Integration Infrastructure
We believe everyone should be able to participate and thrive in the economy. So we're building tools that make commerce easier and more accessible to all. We started with a little white credit card...
About Square: Square is a company providing software, hardware, and financial services products.
Software Engineer, Go to Market Automation Tools
Software Engineer, Go to Market Automation Tools
1501-5000 employees
We believe the economy is better when everyone has access. When everyone has room to grow. No one should be left out because the cost is too great or the technology too complex. We started with a l...
About Square: Square is a company providing software, hardware, and financial services products.
Software Engineer, Go to Market Automation Tools
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer, Go to Market Automation Tools
We believe the economy is better when everyone has access. When everyone has room to grow. No one should be left out because the cost is too great or the technology too complex. We started with a l...
About Square: Square is a company providing software, hardware, and financial services products.
Senior Server Engineer, Caviar Diner Growth
Senior Server Engineer, Caviar Diner Growth
1501-5000 employees
Caviar is changing the way businesses and consumers order food from restaurants. We believe that everyone should have access to the best eateries in their city without any hassles. Want your favori...
About Square: Square is a company providing software, hardware, and financial services products.
Senior Server Engineer, Caviar Diner Growth
1501-5000 employees
Senior Server Engineer, Caviar Diner Growth
Caviar is changing the way businesses and consumers order food from restaurants. We believe that everyone should have access to the best eateries in their city without any hassles. Want your favori...
About Square: Square is a company providing software, hardware, and financial services products.
Senior Software Engineer, Developer Platform (Server)
Senior Software Engineer, Developer Platform (Server)
1501-5000 employees
We believe the economy is better when everyone has access. When everyone has room to grow. No one should be left out because the cost is too great or the technology too complex. We started with a l...
About Square: Square is a company providing software, hardware, and financial services products.
Senior Software Engineer, Developer Platform (Server)
1501-5000 employees
Senior Software Engineer, Developer Platform (Server)
We believe the economy is better when everyone has access. When everyone has room to grow. No one should be left out because the cost is too great or the technology too complex. We started with a l...
About Square: Square is a company providing software, hardware, and financial services products.
IT Systems Engineer
IT Systems Engineer
501-1000 employees
We're looking for an experienced IT Systems Engineer to work within our team, helping to build out, maintain, and troubleshoot our corp IT infrastructure and services. She/he must be equipped and a...
About Ripple: Ripple is a company that offers a real-time payment system to send money using blockchain.
IT Systems Engineer
501-1000 employees
IT Systems Engineer
We're looking for an experienced IT Systems Engineer to work within our team, helping to build out, maintain, and troubleshoot our corp IT infrastructure and services. She/he must be equipped and a...
About Ripple: Ripple is a company that offers a real-time payment system to send money using blockchain.
Software Engineer, Java (Multiple Openings)
Software Engineer, Java (Multiple Openings)
501-1000 employees
Ripple is the world's only enterprise blockchain solution for global payments. Today the world sends more than $155 trillion across borders. Yet, the underlying infrastructure is dated and flawed. ...
About Ripple: Ripple is a company that offers a real-time payment system to send money using blockchain.
Software Engineer, Java (Multiple Openings)
501-1000 employees
Software Engineer, Java (Multiple Openings)
Ripple is the world's only enterprise blockchain solution for global payments. Today the world sends more than $155 trillion across borders. Yet, the underlying infrastructure is dated and flawed. ...
About Ripple: Ripple is a company that offers a real-time payment system to send money using blockchain.
Senior Software Engineer, Java (Multiple Openings)
Senior Software Engineer, Java (Multiple Openings)
501-1000 employees
Ripple is the world's only enterprise blockchain solution for global payments. Today the world sends more than $155 trillion across borders. Yet, the underlying infrastructure is dated and flawed. ...
About Ripple: Ripple is a company that offers a real-time payment system to send money using blockchain.
Senior Software Engineer, Java (Multiple Openings)
501-1000 employees
Senior Software Engineer, Java (Multiple Openings)
Ripple is the world's only enterprise blockchain solution for global payments. Today the world sends more than $155 trillion across borders. Yet, the underlying infrastructure is dated and flawed. ...
About Ripple: Ripple is a company that offers a real-time payment system to send money using blockchain.
Infrastructure Engineer
Infrastructure Engineer
1501-5000 employees
We are looking for a self-motivated INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER to join our growing team at Anaplan HQ in the city-by-the-bay, SAN FRANCISCO. As part of our Global Engineering Group you will collaborat...
About Anaplan: Anaplan is a company providing a planning and performance management platform for businesses.
Infrastructure Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Infrastructure Engineer
We are looking for a self-motivated INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER to join our growing team at Anaplan HQ in the city-by-the-bay, SAN FRANCISCO. As part of our Global Engineering Group you will collaborat...
About Anaplan: Anaplan is a company providing a planning and performance management platform for businesses.
Software Engineer, Integrations
Software Engineer, Integrations
1501-5000 employees
Anaplan is looking for a passionate SOFTWARE ENGINEER, INTEGRATIONS to join our fast growing team at Anaplan HQ in the city-by-the-bay, SAN FRANCISCO to be a member of the Global Engineering group ...
About Anaplan: Anaplan is a company providing a planning and performance management platform for businesses.
Software Engineer, Integrations
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer, Integrations
Anaplan is looking for a passionate SOFTWARE ENGINEER, INTEGRATIONS to join our fast growing team at Anaplan HQ in the city-by-the-bay, SAN FRANCISCO to be a member of the Global Engineering group ...
About Anaplan: Anaplan is a company providing a planning and performance management platform for businesses.
Applications Integration Engineer
Applications Integration Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Applications Integration Engineer<br><br>Anaplan is looking for an experienced Applications Integration Engineerto join our fast growing IT team. This role is required to create advanced applicatio...
About Anaplan: Anaplan is a company providing a planning and performance management platform for businesses.
Applications Integration Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Applications Integration Engineer
Applications Integration Engineer<br><br>Anaplan is looking for an experienced Applications Integration Engineerto join our fast growing IT team. This role is required to create advanced applicatio...
About Anaplan: Anaplan is a company providing a planning and performance management platform for businesses.
Mid Level Backend Engineer
Mid Level Backend Engineer
16-50 employees
We're looking for someone who values their craft and is excited to be a part of our collaborative, challenge solving culture.<br><br>Kiip's mission is to be the rewards layer of the world. We've ma...
About Kiip: Kiip redefines how brands connect with consumers through a moment-based rewards platform that targets 'moments of achievement' in the apps people use every day.
Mid Level Backend Engineer
16-50 employees
Mid Level Backend Engineer
We're looking for someone who values their craft and is excited to be a part of our collaborative, challenge solving culture.<br><br>Kiip's mission is to be the rewards layer of the world. We've ma...
About Kiip: Kiip redefines how brands connect with consumers through a moment-based rewards platform that targets 'moments of achievement' in the apps people use every day.
Integration Engineer
Integration Engineer
1501-5000 employees
About Us<br><br>AppDynamics is the Application Intelligence company. With AppDynamics, enterprises have real-time insights into application performance, user performance and business performance so...
About AppDynamics: AppDynamics is a company that develops application performance management solutions.
Integration Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Integration Engineer
About Us<br><br>AppDynamics is the Application Intelligence company. With AppDynamics, enterprises have real-time insights into application performance, user performance and business performance so...
About AppDynamics: AppDynamics is a company that develops application performance management solutions.

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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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