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

Backend Engineer Jobs in Washington D.C.

Find Backend Engineer Jobs in the Washington, D.C., Area

Backend Engineers are tasked with building the server-side of a web application. These specialists are sometimes referred to as backend developers and usually have years of experience, as well as a bachelor's or higher in computer science. Backend Engineers are familiar with programming languages like Java, C++, Ruby, Node.js and Python. They may collaborate in a team with frontend developers in order to make sure everything is running smoothly. These specialists are experienced with CMS, APIs and cloud-computing integrations. They will write code that effectively communicates the database information to the browser. Backend Engineers have knowledge of web server technology like Apache and Nginx. They also understand frameworks like Express.js, as well as version control and security compliances.

Living and Working in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., features booming education and tourism sectors. This city is home to lobbying groups, as well as national trade unions. Being the nation's capital, Washington, D.C., has an economy that's highly built on government. It's host to international organizations like the World Bank and foreign embassies.

Washington, D.C., is a popular tourist destination. This city has a lot of historic places to explore, including monuments and museums. All three branches of the federal government is located in Washington, D.C. The White House and the Capitol are just some of the iconic sites residents and travelers to the area come to visit. It's also simple to get around in this city through the use of public transportation and Uber.

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so we've calculated your salary information for the San Francisco Bay Area instead:
Based on real Hired interview data, Backend Engineers in Washington D.C. earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Backend Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$134,395
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $65,000 to a high of $250,000, with a median salary of $135,000.

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Systems Engineer / Solutions Architect
Systems Engineer / Solutions Architect
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Systems Engineer / Solutions Architect
Systems Engineer / Solutions Architect
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Jr. Java Developer
Jr. Java Developer
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Jr. Java Developer
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WAN System Engineer
WAN System Engineer
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.Net Developer
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.Net Developer
.Net Developer
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Senior Java Software Developer
Senior Java Software Developer
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Senior Java Software Developer
Senior Java Software Developer
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Java Developer
Java Developer
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Senior C++ HPC Software Engineer
Senior C++ HPC Software Engineer
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Java Software Developer
Java Software Developer
Job Description<br><br>Java Developer<br><br>We are seeking a Java Developer join our project team in building and implementing enterprise grade software systems.<br><br>Responsibilities/Duties:<br...
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Java Software Developer
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JAVA Developer
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JAVA Developer Requires a US Citizenship
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JAVA Developer Requires a US Citizenship
JAVA Developer Requires a US Citizenship
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JAVA Developer with Elastic Stack 5.X (Elasticsearch / Logstash / Kibana)
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Java Architect Requires a US Citizenship
Java Architect Requires a US Citizenship
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Java Architect Requires a US Citizenship
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Java Architect
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Sr. Systems Engineer
Sr. Systems Engineer
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Sr. Systems Engineer
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VMware Infrastructure Engineer
VMware Infrastructure Engineer
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Jr. Java Developer
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Jr. Java Developer
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Senior Systems Architect FSP
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Network Systems Engineer
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Network Systems Engineer
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Senior Integration Engineer
Senior Integration Engineer
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Senior Integration Engineer
Senior Integration Engineer
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Junior Integration Engineer
Junior Integration Engineer
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Junior Integration Engineer
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Senior Systems Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
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Senior Systems Engineer
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Software Systems Engineer
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How HIRED Works

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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
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Top Skills for Backend Engineers

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