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Backend Engineer Jobs at Information Tech Companies in Seattle

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Backend Engineers play a vital for a company. They create user-friendly websites and applications. The Backend Engineer designs and creates services and system architecture for his employer. It is often a collaboration between the design team and the Backend Engineer. Other technical team members may also be involved. A Backend Engineer needs a clear picture of what the end-user requirements are before creating a technical solution. Backend Engineers should have knowledge of programming and scripting languages, plus Linux and Unix experience.

Find Backend Engineer Jobs in the Information Tech Industry

Backend Engineers who choose to work in the Information Tech industry have numerous options. The Information Technology industry is needed to support other industries. Backend Engineers may work directly for IT firms or they could work in a consulting role for an Information Technology company providing services to other businesses.

Living and Working in the Seattle Area

Seattle is on the Pacific coast in Washington state. It is a happening city with a skyline most recognized by its famous landmark, the Space Needle. Seattle is a culturally diverse city. Several top Fortune 500 companies like Starbucks, Microsoft, Amazon and Nordstrom are all located in Seattle. The weather is warm and dry in the summer and wet and cool in the winter. It is very picturesque with views of Mount Ranier in the background. Residents of Seattle will find that there is plenty to do, see and discover.

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Based on real Hired interview data, Backend Engineers in Seattle earn an average annual salary of
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 $300,000, with a median salary of $150,000.

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Server / Infrastructure Software Engineer - CSI, Cloud Server Infrastructure
Server / Infrastructure Software Engineer - CSI, Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
At Microsoft our cloud services' infrastructure supports more than 1 billion customers and 20 million businesses around the world every day. We opened our first data center in 1989 and since then w...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Server / Infrastructure Software Engineer - CSI, Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
Server / Infrastructure Software Engineer - CSI, Cloud Server Infrastructure
At Microsoft our cloud services' infrastructure supports more than 1 billion customers and 20 million businesses around the world every day. We opened our first data center in 1989 and since then w...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Senior Reliability Engineer - Growth Mindset - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
Senior Reliability Engineer - Growth Mindset - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
Successful candidate will be responsible for driving high quality and reliability of equipment used in Microsoft's cloud to meet and exceed our customers' expectations. Act as the internal consulta...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Senior Reliability Engineer - Growth Mindset - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
Senior Reliability Engineer - Growth Mindset - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
Successful candidate will be responsible for driving high quality and reliability of equipment used in Microsoft's cloud to meet and exceed our customers' expectations. Act as the internal consulta...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Principal Software Engineer, Backend
Principal Software Engineer, Backend
5001+ employees
About Cognition<br><br>In Cognition, people-not devices-are at the center of everything we do. Our tech moves beyond screens and pixels, creating a new reality aimed at bringing us closer together-...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Principal Software Engineer, Backend
5001+ employees
Principal Software Engineer, Backend
About Cognition<br><br>In Cognition, people-not devices-are at the center of everything we do. Our tech moves beyond screens and pixels, creating a new reality aimed at bringing us closer together-...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Senior Video System Engineer
Senior Video System Engineer
5001+ employees
Are you looking to join a fast paced team delivering video and imaging solutions? Microsoft's Surface camera team is looking for a video system engineer with excellent leadership skills to deliver ...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Senior Video System Engineer
5001+ employees
Senior Video System Engineer
Are you looking to join a fast paced team delivering video and imaging solutions? Microsoft's Surface camera team is looking for a video system engineer with excellent leadership skills to deliver ...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Senior Software Engineer - Growth Mindset - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
Senior Software Engineer - Growth Mindset - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
The Cloud Server Infrastructure's platform firmware engineering team is responsible for definition, design, and development of Server and Rack Infrastructure engineering for Microsoft's online serv...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Senior Software Engineer - Growth Mindset - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
Senior Software Engineer - Growth Mindset - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
The Cloud Server Infrastructure's platform firmware engineering team is responsible for definition, design, and development of Server and Rack Infrastructure engineering for Microsoft's online serv...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Firmware Development Engineer -- Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
Firmware Development Engineer -- Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
We are seeking a motivated software engineer who is passionate about working in cloud-scale distributed systems spanning hundreds of thousands of nodes. The candidate will work on building and main...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Firmware Development Engineer -- Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
Firmware Development Engineer -- Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
We are seeking a motivated software engineer who is passionate about working in cloud-scale distributed systems spanning hundreds of thousands of nodes. The candidate will work on building and main...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
FPGA Acceleration Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
FPGA Acceleration Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
Microsoft is a highly innovative company that collaborates across disciplines to produce cutting edge technologies that change our world. Microsoft is seeking a highly motivated, FPGA and ASIC IP d...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
FPGA Acceleration Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
FPGA Acceleration Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
Microsoft is a highly innovative company that collaborates across disciplines to produce cutting edge technologies that change our world. Microsoft is seeking a highly motivated, FPGA and ASIC IP d...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Senior Firmware Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
Senior Firmware Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
The Cloud Server Infrastructure Firmware Development (CSI-FW) team is responsible for server hardware definition, design and development of Server and Rack Infrastructure engineering for Microsoft'...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Senior Firmware Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
Senior Firmware Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
The Cloud Server Infrastructure Firmware Development (CSI-FW) team is responsible for server hardware definition, design and development of Server and Rack Infrastructure engineering for Microsoft'...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Software Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
Software Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
At Microsoft our cloud services' infrastructure supports more than 1 billion customers and 20 million businesses around the world every day. We opened our first data center in 1989 and since then w...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Software Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
5001+ employees
Software Engineer - Passionate - CSI / Azure - Cloud Server Infrastructure
At Microsoft our cloud services' infrastructure supports more than 1 billion customers and 20 million businesses around the world every day. We opened our first data center in 1989 and since then w...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
SENIOR RSDE - Microsoft Research Systems Group
SENIOR RSDE - Microsoft Research Systems Group
5001+ employees
If you enjoy innovating and solving challenging problems in operating systems, hypervisors, cloud platforms, and distributed systems, this is the job for you. Being part of the Systems group at Mic...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
SENIOR RSDE - Microsoft Research Systems Group
5001+ employees
SENIOR RSDE - Microsoft Research Systems Group
If you enjoy innovating and solving challenging problems in operating systems, hypervisors, cloud platforms, and distributed systems, this is the job for you. Being part of the Systems group at Mic...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Principal SDE - Blockchain
Principal SDE - Blockchain
5001+ employees
Blockchain heralds a massive change in the fabric of business and society. Gartner forecasts the business value of blockchain at $176B by 2025 and $3.1T by 2030. The disruption caused by blockchain...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Principal SDE - Blockchain
5001+ employees
Principal SDE - Blockchain
Blockchain heralds a massive change in the fabric of business and society. Gartner forecasts the business value of blockchain at $176B by 2025 and $3.1T by 2030. The disruption caused by blockchain...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Senior Salesforce Support Developer
Senior Salesforce Support Developer
1001-1500 employees
Infoblox is seeking a Senior Salesforce Support Developer to join our IT Applications team in our Tacoma, WA office, or working remotely from a home office in the United States. The role will repor...
About Infoblox: Infoblox is a company developing network identity solutions enabling businesses to automate network control functions to reduce costs and boost security.
Senior Salesforce Support Developer
1001-1500 employees
Senior Salesforce Support Developer
Infoblox is seeking a Senior Salesforce Support Developer to join our IT Applications team in our Tacoma, WA office, or working remotely from a home office in the United States. The role will repor...
About Infoblox: Infoblox is a company developing network identity solutions enabling businesses to automate network control functions to reduce costs and boost security.
SaaS Support Engineer
SaaS Support Engineer
1001-1500 employees
Infoblox is seeking a SaaS Support Engineer to join our Technical Support team in either Santa Clara, CA or Tacoma, WA. In this role you will support cutting edge SaaS offerings by providing top le...
About Infoblox: Infoblox is a company developing network identity solutions enabling businesses to automate network control functions to reduce costs and boost security.
SaaS Support Engineer
1001-1500 employees
SaaS Support Engineer
Infoblox is seeking a SaaS Support Engineer to join our Technical Support team in either Santa Clara, CA or Tacoma, WA. In this role you will support cutting edge SaaS offerings by providing top le...
About Infoblox: Infoblox is a company developing network identity solutions enabling businesses to automate network control functions to reduce costs and boost security.
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
51-200 employees
Founded in 1997, Whitepages® is the most trusted identify information provider dedicated to helping you contact, verify and vet people in your world. More than 30 million people and small businesse...
About Whitepages: Whitepages is a source for contact information in North America and developer of services that help people find, understand and verify personal and business identities.
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
51-200 employees
Senior Software Engineer, Backend
Founded in 1997, Whitepages® is the most trusted identify information provider dedicated to helping you contact, verify and vet people in your world. More than 30 million people and small businesse...
About Whitepages: Whitepages is a source for contact information in North America and developer of services that help people find, understand and verify personal and business identities.
Distributed Systems Cloud Engineer
Distributed Systems Cloud Engineer
5001+ employees
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.<br><br>As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in ...
About Oracle: Oracle is a company providing integrated cloud applications and platform services.
Distributed Systems Cloud Engineer
5001+ employees
Distributed Systems Cloud Engineer
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.<br><br>As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in ...
About Oracle: Oracle is a company providing integrated cloud applications and platform services.
Principal Software Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure (JoinOCI-Networking)
Principal Software Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure (JoinOCI-Networking)
5001+ employees
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.<br><br>As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in ...
About Oracle: Oracle is a company providing integrated cloud applications and platform services.
Principal Software Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure (JoinOCI-Networking)
5001+ employees
Principal Software Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure (JoinOCI-Networking)
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.<br><br>As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in ...
About Oracle: Oracle is a company providing integrated cloud applications and platform services.
Software Development Engineer (Back end)
Software Development Engineer (Back end)
201-500 employees
About Us:<br><br>At DreamBox, we believe all children can excel at learning, no matter where they start, where they live, or who they are. Along with district administrators, teachers, principals, ...
About DreamBox Learning: DreamBox Learning, an online software provider, offers elementary mathematics education through its Intelligent Adaptive Learning platform.
Software Development Engineer (Back end)
201-500 employees
Software Development Engineer (Back end)
About Us:<br><br>At DreamBox, we believe all children can excel at learning, no matter where they start, where they live, or who they are. Along with district administrators, teachers, principals, ...
About DreamBox Learning: DreamBox Learning, an online software provider, offers elementary mathematics education through its Intelligent Adaptive Learning platform.
Senior Salesforce Architect
Senior Salesforce Architect
1001-1500 employees
Smartsheet is seeking a Senior Architect to continue to support our growing sales and operations team. In this position, you will be working closely with departmental leaders and stakeholders to ga...
About Smartsheet: Smartsheet is an online project management and collaboration tool.
Senior Salesforce Architect
1001-1500 employees
Senior Salesforce Architect
Smartsheet is seeking a Senior Architect to continue to support our growing sales and operations team. In this position, you will be working closely with departmental leaders and stakeholders to ga...
About Smartsheet: Smartsheet is an online project management and collaboration tool.
Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5001+ employees
Requisition Number: 117199<br><br>Position Title: Software Engineer III<br><br>External Description:<br><br>We are EA<br><br>And we make games - how cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of ...
About Electronic Arts: Electronic Arts is a company that develops, markets, publishes, and distributes games, content, and services for game consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, and tablets.
Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5001+ employees
Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Requisition Number: 117199<br><br>Position Title: Software Engineer III<br><br>External Description:<br><br>We are EA<br><br>And we make games - how cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of ...
About Electronic Arts: Electronic Arts is a company that develops, markets, publishes, and distributes games, content, and services for game consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, and tablets.
Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
About the teamWe are a production operations team that is passionate about building and configuring well-designed, automated systems. These systems eliminate toil and produce effective feedback so ...
About Zillow: Zillow is a company providing an online real estate marketplace for finding and sharing information about homes, real estate, and mortgages.
Senior Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
Senior Systems Engineer
About the teamWe are a production operations team that is passionate about building and configuring well-designed, automated systems. These systems eliminate toil and produce effective feedback so ...
About Zillow: Zillow is a company providing an online real estate marketplace for finding and sharing information about homes, real estate, and mortgages.
Senior Software Engineer (Cloud Service Development, DevOps & Infrastructure)
Senior Software Engineer (Cloud Service Development, DevOps & Infrastructure)
51-200 employees
Senior Software Engineer (Cloud Service Development, DevOps & Infrastructure)<br><br>Full-Time in Kirkland, WA - Mid Level<br><br>Who is Wyze?<br><br>Wyze is a tech startup based in Kirkland, WA.<b...
About Wyze Labs: Wyze Labs is a company that offers WyzeCam, a full-featured smart home camera.
Senior Software Engineer (Cloud Service Development, DevOps & Infrastructure)
51-200 employees
Senior Software Engineer (Cloud Service Development, DevOps & Infrastructure)
Senior Software Engineer (Cloud Service Development, DevOps & Infrastructure)<br><br>Full-Time in Kirkland, WA - Mid Level<br><br>Who is Wyze?<br><br>Wyze is a tech startup based in Kirkland, WA.<b...
About Wyze Labs: Wyze Labs is a company that offers WyzeCam, a full-featured smart home camera.
Lead Systems Engineer - NetProtect
Lead Systems Engineer - NetProtect
1501-5000 employees
The Lead Systems Engineer reports to the Direct of Engineering as a key team member adding to our collective DevSecOps culture. This position will have a direct impact on production operations for ...
About j2 Global: J2 Global is an Internet information and services company.
Lead Systems Engineer - NetProtect
1501-5000 employees
Lead Systems Engineer - NetProtect
The Lead Systems Engineer reports to the Direct of Engineering as a key team member adding to our collective DevSecOps culture. This position will have a direct impact on production operations for ...
About j2 Global: J2 Global is an Internet information and services company.
Salesforce CRM Developer
Salesforce CRM Developer
5001+ employees
Job Description<br><br>Are you customer obsessed, flexible, smart and analytical, execution focused and passionate about customer experience?<br><br>Would you like to join a team that is inventing ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Salesforce CRM Developer
5001+ employees
Salesforce CRM Developer
Job Description<br><br>Are you customer obsessed, flexible, smart and analytical, execution focused and passionate about customer experience?<br><br>Would you like to join a team that is inventing ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer, Amazon Go
Software Development Engineer, Amazon Go
5001+ employees
Amazon Go is a new kind of store with no lines and no checkout! Customers simply use the Amazon Go app to enter the store, take what they want from our selection of fresh, delicious meals and groce...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer, Amazon Go
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Amazon Go
Amazon Go is a new kind of store with no lines and no checkout! Customers simply use the Amazon Go app to enter the store, take what they want from our selection of fresh, delicious meals and groce...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
Amazon World Wide Robotics is seeking a Systems Development Engineer to lead implementation<br><br>The Role:<br><br>Amazon Design Technologies is a multi-disciplinary team that provides design soft...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Systems Engineer
5001+ employees
Systems Engineer
Amazon World Wide Robotics is seeking a Systems Development Engineer to lead implementation<br><br>The Role:<br><br>Amazon Design Technologies is a multi-disciplinary team that provides design soft...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Infrastructure Lifecyle Management
Software Development Engineer - Infrastructure Lifecyle Management
5001+ employees
Work hard. Have fun. Make history.<br><br>Are you passionate about getting hands on with the intersection of Cloud Computing, Data analytics, Security and Compliance?<br><br>Join Infrastructure Lif...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Infrastructure Lifecyle Management
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Infrastructure Lifecyle Management
Work hard. Have fun. Make history.<br><br>Are you passionate about getting hands on with the intersection of Cloud Computing, Data analytics, Security and Compliance?<br><br>Join Infrastructure Lif...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
SDE - Retail Pricing Systems
SDE - Retail Pricing Systems
5001+ employees
Central Retail Pricing is core team that generates prices for worldwide Amazon inventory, you'll play a key role in the evolution of our machine learning based Pricing algorithms to solve the world...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
SDE - Retail Pricing Systems
5001+ employees
SDE - Retail Pricing Systems
Central Retail Pricing is core team that generates prices for worldwide Amazon inventory, you'll play a key role in the evolution of our machine learning based Pricing algorithms to solve the world...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Developer, AWS Infrastructure
Software Developer, AWS Infrastructure
5001+ employees
What we do<br><br>The Server Provisioning team builds services and tools that process and deliver the computing resources that Amazon's software teams need to build and grow their services. As an i...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Developer, AWS Infrastructure
5001+ employees
Software Developer, AWS Infrastructure
What we do<br><br>The Server Provisioning team builds services and tools that process and deliver the computing resources that Amazon's software teams need to build and grow their services. As an i...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Senior Salesforce Engineer
Senior Salesforce Engineer
5001+ employees
Come help us guide the design and worldwide implementation of world-class brand protection experiences as we build tools and services for the world's most authoritative brands.<br><br>We are lookin...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Senior Salesforce Engineer
5001+ employees
Senior Salesforce Engineer
Come help us guide the design and worldwide implementation of world-class brand protection experiences as we build tools and services for the world's most authoritative brands.<br><br>We are lookin...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Automation System Engineer
Automation System Engineer
5001+ employees
Amazon is building the next generation software, hardware, and processes that will run the global network of fulfillment, ground, and air centers that move many millions of units of inventory, and ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Automation System Engineer
5001+ employees
Automation System Engineer
Amazon is building the next generation software, hardware, and processes that will run the global network of fulfillment, ground, and air centers that move many millions of units of inventory, and ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.

How HIRED Works

Tell your story

Showcase your skill set, passions and career aspirations on your personalized Hired profile.

Companies apply to you

Respond to interview requests from employers for opportunities that match your goals and salary requirements.

Choose the right fit

Accept the opportunity that's right for you and start your
next chapter!

Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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