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  3. Java
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  5. C

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
$160,960
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 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, Backend (Dashboard)
Senior Software Engineer, Backend (Dashboard)
As a senior backend engineer on the Dashboard team, you will work on solving impactful scalability and reliability challenges that face Cisco Meraki's Dashboard, the core web application and cloud ...
Senior Software Engineer, Backend (Dashboard)
Senior Software Engineer, Backend (Dashboard)
As a senior backend engineer on the Dashboard team, you will work on solving impactful scalability and reliability challenges that face Cisco Meraki's Dashboard, the core web application and cloud ...
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
"The front page of the internet," Reddit brings over 330 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of com...
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
"The front page of the internet," Reddit brings over 330 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of com...
Senior Backend Software Engineer - Event Data Analytics
Senior Backend Software Engineer - Event Data Analytics
In June 2017, Sumo Logic announced another $75M funding round led by Sapphire Ventures, with participation from new and existing investors including DFJ Growth, Greylock Partners, Sequoia Capital, ...
Senior Backend Software Engineer - Event Data Analytics
Senior Backend Software Engineer - Event Data Analytics
In June 2017, Sumo Logic announced another $75M funding round led by Sapphire Ventures, with participation from new and existing investors including DFJ Growth, Greylock Partners, Sequoia Capital, ...
Senior Back-End Application Engineer
Senior Back-End Application Engineer
Data analysis is plagued by a fundamentally flawed workflow that leads to slow turnaround times, high error rates, and fewer insights. By combining analytics tools with a collaborative user experie...
Senior Back-End Application Engineer
Senior Back-End Application Engineer
Data analysis is plagued by a fundamentally flawed workflow that leads to slow turnaround times, high error rates, and fewer insights. By combining analytics tools with a collaborative user experie...
Infrastructure Engineer, SF
Infrastructure Engineer, SF
About Mixpanel:<br><br>At Mixpanel, our mission is to increase the rate of innovation. Not only as a company, but for the businesses we serve. Through our analytics platform, companies can analyze ...
Infrastructure Engineer, SF
Infrastructure Engineer, SF
About Mixpanel:<br><br>At Mixpanel, our mission is to increase the rate of innovation. Not only as a company, but for the businesses we serve. Through our analytics platform, companies can analyze ...
Senior Software Engineer (ASP.NET, C#, AJAX)
Senior Software Engineer (ASP.NET, C#, AJAX)
Senior Software Engineer (ASP.NET, C#, AJAX)<br><br>We think great process leads to great products. We love upfront design, paper prototyping, and UML. We take pride in writing code that sparkles, ...
Senior Software Engineer (ASP.NET, C#, AJAX)
Senior Software Engineer (ASP.NET, C#, AJAX)
Senior Software Engineer (ASP.NET, C#, AJAX)<br><br>We think great process leads to great products. We love upfront design, paper prototyping, and UML. We take pride in writing code that sparkles, ...
Senior Backend Software Developer, Infrastructure Lead
Senior Backend Software Developer, Infrastructure Lead
What we do:<br><br>We are a cloud-native SaaS machine data analytics platform, solving complex monitoring problems for DevOps, SecOps and ITOps teams. Customers love our product because it allows t...
Senior Backend Software Developer, Infrastructure Lead
Senior Backend Software Developer, Infrastructure Lead
What we do:<br><br>We are a cloud-native SaaS machine data analytics platform, solving complex monitoring problems for DevOps, SecOps and ITOps teams. Customers love our product because it allows t...
Search Engine Marketing Specialist
Search Engine Marketing Specialist
The Search Engine Marketing Specialist will assist in the management of QualitySmith's Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and Pay Per Click (PPC) efforts in the home improvement vertical. Candidates sho...
Search Engine Marketing Specialist
Search Engine Marketing Specialist
The Search Engine Marketing Specialist will assist in the management of QualitySmith's Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and Pay Per Click (PPC) efforts in the home improvement vertical. Candidates sho...
Back End Engineer
Back End Engineer
Statwing's users demand larger data, more complex analyses, and faster interaction. We'll need to optimize regression, graph, and dozens of other statistical algorithms to efficiently handle wildly...
Back End Engineer
Back End Engineer
Statwing's users demand larger data, more complex analyses, and faster interaction. We'll need to optimize regression, graph, and dozens of other statistical algorithms to efficiently handle wildly...

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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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