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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 $75,000 to a high of $250,000, with a median salary of $160,000.

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Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
Who we are<br><br>The Cloud Infrastructure Engineering team at Cisco drives the technology that's transforming the way IT departments secure their networks, and more importantly, their users. As a ...
About Cisco: Cisco is a global company that designs and sells a broad range of technologies across networking, security, collaboration, applications, and the cloud.
Senior Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
Senior Systems Engineer
Who we are<br><br>The Cloud Infrastructure Engineering team at Cisco drives the technology that's transforming the way IT departments secure their networks, and more importantly, their users. As a ...
About Cisco: Cisco is a global company that designs and sells a broad range of technologies across networking, security, collaboration, applications, and the cloud.
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
5001+ employees
In order to be considered for this role, you MUST apply only on: http://grnh.se/rcsd211<br><br>Senior Software Engineer, Backend<br><br>San Francisco<br><br>Cisco Meraki has millions of cloud-manag...
About Cisco: Cisco is a global company that designs and sells a broad range of technologies across networking, security, collaboration, applications, and the cloud.
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
5001+ employees
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
In order to be considered for this role, you MUST apply only on: http://grnh.se/rcsd211<br><br>Senior Software Engineer, Backend<br><br>San Francisco<br><br>Cisco Meraki has millions of cloud-manag...
About Cisco: Cisco is a global company that designs and sells a broad range of technologies across networking, security, collaboration, applications, and the cloud.
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Lime is a smart-mobility provider that offers cities an array of mobility products including Lime-E e-assist bicycles and Lime-S electric scooters. Lime aims to revolutionize mobility in cities and...
About Lime: Lime is a provider of a micro-mobility platform which distributes shared scooters, bikes and transit vehicles for short distance transportation.
Senior Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Senior Systems Engineer
Lime is a smart-mobility provider that offers cities an array of mobility products including Lime-E e-assist bicycles and Lime-S electric scooters. Lime aims to revolutionize mobility in cities and...
About Lime: Lime is a provider of a micro-mobility platform which distributes shared scooters, bikes and transit vehicles for short distance transportation.
Infrastructure Backend Engineer
Infrastructure Backend Engineer
16-50 employees
About Spin<br><br>Spin operates electric scooters in cities and campuses nationwide, bringing sustainable last-mile mobility solutions to diverse communities. Recognized for its consistent cooperat...
About Spin: Spin is a stationless bike and electric scooter sharing service.
Infrastructure Backend Engineer
16-50 employees
Infrastructure Backend Engineer
About Spin<br><br>Spin operates electric scooters in cities and campuses nationwide, bringing sustainable last-mile mobility solutions to diverse communities. Recognized for its consistent cooperat...
About Spin: Spin is a stationless bike and electric scooter sharing service.
Backend Engineer
Backend Engineer
16-50 employees
About Spin<br><br>Spin operates electric scooters in cities and campuses nationwide, bringing sustainable last-mile mobility solutions to diverse communities. Recognized for its consistent cooperat...
About Spin: Spin is a stationless bike and electric scooter sharing service.
Backend Engineer
16-50 employees
Backend Engineer
About Spin<br><br>Spin operates electric scooters in cities and campuses nationwide, bringing sustainable last-mile mobility solutions to diverse communities. Recognized for its consistent cooperat...
About Spin: Spin is a stationless bike and electric scooter sharing service.
Software Engineer, Operations Infrastructure
Software Engineer, Operations Infrastructure
1501-5000 employees
Operations Infrastructure Engineering is a cooperative and tight knit group of creatives in charge of inventing the systems that will manage and optimize a large fleet of truly driverless vehicles ...
About Waymo: Waymo is a self-driving technology company with a mission to make it safe and easy for people and things to move around.
Software Engineer, Operations Infrastructure
1501-5000 employees
Software Engineer, Operations Infrastructure
Operations Infrastructure Engineering is a cooperative and tight knit group of creatives in charge of inventing the systems that will manage and optimize a large fleet of truly driverless vehicles ...
About Waymo: Waymo is a self-driving technology company with a mission to make it safe and easy for people and things to move around.
Cloud Systems Engineer
Cloud Systems Engineer
1501-5000 employees
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.<br><br>Job Description Summary:<br><br>The Cloud Systems Engineer will focus on moving existing on-premise, solutions to the ...
About Swinerton: The Swinerton Family of Companies provides commercial construction services throughout the Western United States.
Cloud Systems Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Cloud Systems Engineer
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.<br><br>Job Description Summary:<br><br>The Cloud Systems Engineer will focus on moving existing on-premise, solutions to the ...
About Swinerton: The Swinerton Family of Companies provides commercial construction services throughout the Western United States.
Software Integration Engineer
Software Integration Engineer
1501-5000 employees
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.<br><br>Job Description Summary:<br><br>Swinerton is looking for a Software Integration Engineer II to design and deploy integ...
About Swinerton: The Swinerton Family of Companies provides commercial construction services throughout the Western United States.
Software Integration Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Software Integration Engineer
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.<br><br>Job Description Summary:<br><br>Swinerton is looking for a Software Integration Engineer II to design and deploy integ...
About Swinerton: The Swinerton Family of Companies provides commercial construction services throughout the Western United States.
(Sr.) Software Engineer - ADAS/AD Data Pipeline
(Sr.) Software Engineer - ADAS/AD Data Pipeline
1001-1500 employees
Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. We constantly seek talented, motiva...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
(Sr.) Software Engineer - ADAS/AD Data Pipeline
1001-1500 employees
(Sr.) Software Engineer - ADAS/AD Data Pipeline
Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. We constantly seek talented, motiva...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
(Sr.) System Engineer - ADAS/AD
(Sr.) System Engineer - ADAS/AD
1001-1500 employees
Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. We constantly seek talented, motiva...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
(Sr.) System Engineer - ADAS/AD
1001-1500 employees
(Sr.) System Engineer - ADAS/AD
Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. We constantly seek talented, motiva...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Audio Systems Software Engineer
Audio Systems Software Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Audio System Software Engineer<br><br>Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experienc...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Audio Systems Software Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Audio Systems Software Engineer
Audio System Software Engineer<br><br>Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experienc...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
IT Systems Engineer
IT Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
This is where Big Things happen:<br><br>Lucid Motors is designing and creating a breakthrough electric car in the heart of Silicon Valley. Working at Lucid Motors means being part of a shared visio...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
IT Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
IT Systems Engineer
This is where Big Things happen:<br><br>Lucid Motors is designing and creating a breakthrough electric car in the heart of Silicon Valley. Working at Lucid Motors means being part of a shared visio...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Diagnostics Systems Engineer
Diagnostics Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. We constantly seek talented, motiva...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Diagnostics Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Diagnostics Systems Engineer
Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. We constantly seek talented, motiva...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Perception Algorithm Engineer - Autonomous Driving
Perception Algorithm Engineer - Autonomous Driving
1001-1500 employees
Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. We constantly seek talented, motiva...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Perception Algorithm Engineer - Autonomous Driving
1001-1500 employees
Perception Algorithm Engineer - Autonomous Driving
Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. We constantly seek talented, motiva...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Sr. IT Systems Engineer
Sr. IT Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
This is where Big Things happen:<br><br>Lucid Motors is designing and creating a breakthrough electric car in the heart of Silicon Valley. Working at Lucid Motors means being part of a shared visio...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Sr. IT Systems Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Sr. IT Systems Engineer
This is where Big Things happen:<br><br>Lucid Motors is designing and creating a breakthrough electric car in the heart of Silicon Valley. Working at Lucid Motors means being part of a shared visio...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Build Infrastructure Engineer
Build Infrastructure Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Build Infrastructure Engineer<br><br>Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Build Infrastructure Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Build Infrastructure Engineer
Build Infrastructure Engineer<br><br>Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience...
About Lucid Motors: Lucid Motors is a company designing and manufacturing electric vehicles.
Backend Software Engineer
Backend Software Engineer
51-200 employees
Capella is at the forefront of making vital information about our world accessible in a timely manner. We're leveraging proven technologies and building new capabilities to create a constellation o...
About Capella Space: Capella Space is a data company which provides information from space.
Backend Software Engineer
51-200 employees
Backend Software Engineer
Capella is at the forefront of making vital information about our world accessible in a timely manner. We're leveraging proven technologies and building new capabilities to create a constellation o...
About Capella Space: Capella Space is a data company which provides information from space.
Software Engineer - Tools and Infrastructure
Software Engineer - Tools and Infrastructure
51-200 employees
Capella is at the forefront of making vital information about our world accessible in a timely manner. We're leveraging proven technologies and building new capabilities to create a constellation o...
About Capella Space: Capella Space is a data company which provides information from space.
Software Engineer - Tools and Infrastructure
51-200 employees
Software Engineer - Tools and Infrastructure
Capella is at the forefront of making vital information about our world accessible in a timely manner. We're leveraging proven technologies and building new capabilities to create a constellation o...
About Capella Space: Capella Space is a data company which provides information from space.
Senior Backend Engineer
Senior Backend Engineer
51-200 employees
Who is Credible?<br><br>We believe life's changes create financial needs for people and that the traditional financial system often puts up unnecessary obstacles. People celebrate major milestones ...
About Credible: Credible is a multi-lender marketplace
Senior Backend Engineer
51-200 employees
Senior Backend Engineer
Who is Credible?<br><br>We believe life's changes create financial needs for people and that the traditional financial system often puts up unnecessary obstacles. People celebrate major milestones ...
About Credible: Credible is a multi-lender marketplace
Senior Java Back-end Engineer
Senior Java Back-end Engineer
1001-1500 employees
TripActions is the fastest-growing corporate travel platform disrupting a $1.5T industry and shaping the future of business travel.<br><br>TripActions is a story of inspiration born of frustration....
About TripActions: TripActions is a travel management company for businesses and business travelers.
Senior Java Back-end Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Senior Java Back-end Engineer
TripActions is the fastest-growing corporate travel platform disrupting a $1.5T industry and shaping the future of business travel.<br><br>TripActions is a story of inspiration born of frustration....
About TripActions: TripActions is a travel management company for businesses and business travelers.
Senior Lead Infrastructure Engineer
Senior Lead Infrastructure Engineer
51-200 employees
Reflektive's infrastructure team is responsible for building and supporting the services that run Reflektive. The team also assists in scaling the engineering organization by participating in archi...
About Reflektive: Reflektive is a technology company providing performance management solutions for HR leaders and their agile organizations.
Senior Lead Infrastructure Engineer
51-200 employees
Senior Lead Infrastructure Engineer
Reflektive's infrastructure team is responsible for building and supporting the services that run Reflektive. The team also assists in scaling the engineering organization by participating in archi...
About Reflektive: Reflektive is a technology company providing performance management solutions for HR leaders and their agile organizations.
Staff Systems Engineer
Staff Systems Engineer
1501-5000 employees
KATERRA is a technology company transforming property development, design, and construction-from start to finish. We are building an entirely new kind of company that brings together expertise in d...
About Katerra: Katerra is a technology company that offers optimization of building design and construction.
Staff Systems Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Staff Systems Engineer
KATERRA is a technology company transforming property development, design, and construction-from start to finish. We are building an entirely new kind of company that brings together expertise in d...
About Katerra: Katerra is a technology company that offers optimization of building design and construction.
Senior-System Engineer
Senior-System Engineer
5001+ employees
At AT&T, we push the boundaries of innovation, bringing the world together in unimaginable ways. As technology is further integrated into all aspects of our lives, protecting and securing our data ...
About AT&T: AT&T is a provider of telecommunications, media, entertainment, and technology services for consumers, content creators, distributors, and advertisers.
Senior-System Engineer
5001+ employees
Senior-System Engineer
At AT&T, we push the boundaries of innovation, bringing the world together in unimaginable ways. As technology is further integrated into all aspects of our lives, protecting and securing our data ...
About AT&T: AT&T is a provider of telecommunications, media, entertainment, and technology services for consumers, content creators, distributors, and advertisers.
Enterprise Integrations Architect
Enterprise Integrations Architect
501-1000 employees
Company Description<br><br>Vlocity, a Forbes Cloud 100 company and strategic Salesforce ISV, delivers industry-specific cloud and mobile software that embed digital, omnichannel processes for custo...
About Vlocity: Vlocity is a technology company which delivers industry-specific cloud and mobile software that embed digital, omnichannel processes for customer-centric industries.
Enterprise Integrations Architect
501-1000 employees
Enterprise Integrations Architect
Company Description<br><br>Vlocity, a Forbes Cloud 100 company and strategic Salesforce ISV, delivers industry-specific cloud and mobile software that embed digital, omnichannel processes for custo...
About Vlocity: Vlocity is a technology company which delivers industry-specific cloud and mobile software that embed digital, omnichannel processes for customer-centric industries.
Lead/Sr. Software Engineer (Performance)
Lead/Sr. Software Engineer (Performance)
501-1000 employees
COMPANY DESCRIPTION<br><br>Vlocity, a Forbes Cloud 100 company and strategic Salesforce ISV, delivers industry-specific cloud and mobile software that embed digital, omnichannel processes for custo...
About Vlocity: Vlocity is a technology company which delivers industry-specific cloud and mobile software that embed digital, omnichannel processes for customer-centric industries.
Lead/Sr. Software Engineer (Performance)
501-1000 employees
Lead/Sr. Software Engineer (Performance)
COMPANY DESCRIPTION<br><br>Vlocity, a Forbes Cloud 100 company and strategic Salesforce ISV, delivers industry-specific cloud and mobile software that embed digital, omnichannel processes for custo...
About Vlocity: Vlocity is a technology company which delivers industry-specific cloud and mobile software that embed digital, omnichannel processes for customer-centric industries.
Staff Quality Engineer, Backend Services
Staff Quality Engineer, Backend Services
201-500 employees
Lookout is a cybersecurity company for the post-perimeter, cloud-first, mobile-first world. Powered by the largest dataset of mobile code in existence, the Lookout Security Cloud provides visibilit...
About Lookout: Lookout is a provider of cloud-based cybersecurity solutions for mobile security for enterprises, government agencies, and individuals.
Staff Quality Engineer, Backend Services
201-500 employees
Staff Quality Engineer, Backend Services
Lookout is a cybersecurity company for the post-perimeter, cloud-first, mobile-first world. Powered by the largest dataset of mobile code in existence, the Lookout Security Cloud provides visibilit...
About Lookout: Lookout is a provider of cloud-based cybersecurity solutions for mobile security for enterprises, government agencies, and individuals.
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
201-500 employees
THE COMPANY:<br><br>PAX Labs is an award-winning consumer technology brand with a mission to establish cannabis as a force for good. Our products set a high bar for quality and, together with the P...
About Pax Labs: PAX Labs is a company that produces loose-leaf vaporizers.
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
201-500 employees
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
THE COMPANY:<br><br>PAX Labs is an award-winning consumer technology brand with a mission to establish cannabis as a force for good. Our products set a high bar for quality and, together with the P...
About Pax Labs: PAX Labs is a company that produces loose-leaf vaporizers.
Infrastructure Engineer
Infrastructure Engineer
201-500 employees
THE COMPANY<br><br>PAX Labs is an award-winning consumer technology brand with a mission to establish cannabis as a force for good. Our products set a high bar for quality and, together with the PA...
About Pax Labs: PAX Labs is a company that produces loose-leaf vaporizers.
Infrastructure Engineer
201-500 employees
Infrastructure Engineer
THE COMPANY<br><br>PAX Labs is an award-winning consumer technology brand with a mission to establish cannabis as a force for good. Our products set a high bar for quality and, together with the PA...
About Pax Labs: PAX Labs is a company that produces loose-leaf vaporizers.
Infrastructure Engineer
Infrastructure Engineer
51-200 employees
Our goal at Quip is to build a new class of productivity tool that every person at every company enjoys using every single day. What we're looking for: an experienced engineer, who's an expert at b...
About Quip: Quip is a company that develops a living document platform that combines docs, spreadsheets, and communication to help teams get work done.
Infrastructure Engineer
51-200 employees
Infrastructure Engineer
Our goal at Quip is to build a new class of productivity tool that every person at every company enjoys using every single day. What we're looking for: an experienced engineer, who's an expert at b...
About Quip: Quip is a company that develops a living document platform that combines docs, spreadsheets, and communication to help teams get work done.
Senior Backend Engineer
Senior Backend Engineer
201-500 employees
Job description<br><br>Location: San Mateo<br><br>At Owler, you will have the opportunity to build products that millions of business professionals, from startups to Fortune 500 companies, use ever...
About Owler: Owler is a community-based business insights platform.
Senior Backend Engineer
201-500 employees
Senior Backend Engineer
Job description<br><br>Location: San Mateo<br><br>At Owler, you will have the opportunity to build products that millions of business professionals, from startups to Fortune 500 companies, use ever...
About Owler: Owler is a community-based business insights platform.

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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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