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Belen Lopez Espilman, Software Engineer

Chivilcoy, Argentina
Last Updated: 24 Apr 2024

Software Engineer with hands-on experience in the creation and maintenance of web applications, focusing on technologies such as NodeJS, ReactJS, and various database systems. Skilled in full-stack development, they have a strong grasp of both frontend and backend technologies, including the use of JavaScript, TypeScript, and modern frameworks like NestJS, ExpressJS, and Next.JS. Their technical expertise is backed by formal training in Frontend and Backend development from Platzi, ensuring a solid foundation in coding best practices and software design principles. With direct experience as a Freelance Developer and an educator, this engineer not only brings valuable coding skills to the table but also strong communication abilities and the capacity to work collaboratively in multicultural environments.

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Bogdan, Engineering Manager

Iasi, Romania
Last Updated: 22 Aug 2023

- 10+ years overall of experience in IT - Management: Change management, Program management, Project management, Account management - Upper-Intermediate English

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Vasyl S., iOS and Flutter Developer

Uzhgorod, Ukraine
Last Updated: 30 Nov 2023

Skilled and organized software engineer with 5 years of experience specializing in iOS and Flutter development, evidenced by applications successfully launched on the App Store. Holds a Master's degree in Logistics Management, reflecting a strong analytical and problem-solving background. Possesses a comprehensive skill set including Flutter, Xcode, MVC Design Patterns, localization, and REST API integration, complemented by proficiency in Swift, Dart, OOP, and Git. Familiar with collaboration tools such as Jira, Youtrack, and Trello, and has a track record of working effectively in team settings to deliver high-quality software solutions. Demonstrates expertise in full app life cycle, from concept to deployment, as well as maintaining up-to-date knowledge of modern app development practices.

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Volodymir T, Automation QA Engineer

Last Updated: 4 Jul 2023

- 7+ years experience as Automation QA Engineer. - Experience working with Python, Java, Ruby, and JavaScript; - Deep understanding of Selenide, Selenium Webdriver, Cucumber, Postman, and Cypress; - Good knowledge of API testing, Test Cases, and Test Plan; - Strong communications skills, team-leader player, leads a discussion player and resolves problems of any nature. - Abilities working with Confluence; - Implementation of dashboards with graphs for all processes; - Upper-Intermediate English. - Start ASAP

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QA   7 yr.

QA Automation

QA Automation   5 yr.

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Agile   6 yr.

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Are you desperately looking for a Backend developer validated to your requirements and skills? Are you lacking in resources and tools to find the right developer? If yes, then you are at the right place! Because at Upstaff, the selection of the Backend Developer is done professionally as per your requirement, in a short time of just a few days, from calling to the instant task of your validated developer, with all your required skills.

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Sure enough, within the network there must be dozens, if not hundreds, of services and platforms where you can look for the Backend guy you need, but just Upstaff lets you sort out the best of the best real qualified developers practically in a couple of minutes, so that you will be able to select the one whose personality will be a perfect fit to your company. This is the case when you can create a genuinely “Pizza” type of service in the field of custom software development.

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Vetting by expert human reviewers is combined with historically curated feedback from clients and team-mates, which has enabled us to save, on average, more than 50 hours for each client team evaluating Backend candidates for every position. We live and breathe technical excellence, borne out of extensive industry expertise.

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Our process begins with a 30-minute discovery call: we’ll discuss your pain points, technical requirements, and team diversity. Meet Carefully Matched Backend Talents. Upon your meeting confirmation, we’ll send you profiles and arrange an introduction call with the right talents for your project, within 1-3 days. Schedule a call to meet Backend engineers in person. Make the right call. Bring a new Backend developer on board with a trial period: confirm that the person you hired does the job right, no termination fees and no hidden fees.

How does Upstaff vet remote Backend engineers? Arrow

After this introductory round, Upstaff Managers do an eval of the soft skills of the candidates before the hiring decision is approved or rejected. For the hard skills, the Upstaff Staffing Platform has a short testing session to check their Backend skills or engage a senior developer to do a technical interview for more senior developers. You can reuse some of the hard and soft skills of past candidates to connect them with other jobs in the future (see below). Upstaff managers also do an eval of the talent before approving them for further work, allowing us to accelerate the work and ability to scale, but also providing information to clients on the talent pipeline. Finally, we also have a matching engine within the work mining system that matches candidates and jobs in real time.

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If recruiting services and job boards are not your 1st option, you may want to consider a client-oriented service like Upstaff to find & hire Backend developers. Upstaff has a network of vetted and tested Backend developers. Here, you can hire web developers for a few simple coding tasks with Backend.

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How and where is Backend used?

  • API Development: Building RESTful APIs for mobile apps
  • Data Management: Storing and retrieving user data securely
  • Authentication Systems: Implementing login and registration functionality
  • Server Maintenance: Ensuring servers run smoothly and efficiently
  • Performance Optimization: Improving speed and efficiency of applications
  • Database Management: Handling data storage and retrieval operations
  • Security Implementation: Protecting systems from cyber threats
  • Content Management: Managing and delivering content to users
  • Integration Services: Connecting different systems and services
  • Error Handling: Detecting and resolving issues in the backend system

Compare Junior, Middle, Senior, and Expert/Team Lead Backend Developer roles

Seniority NameYears of experienceResponsibilities and activitiesAverage salary (USD/year)
Junior0-2 years
  • Code implementation
  • Bug fixing
  • Basic feature development
Middle2-5 years
  • Module development
  • Code optimization
  • System integration
Senior5-8 years
  • Architectural design
  • Team mentoring
  • Project management
Expert/Team Lead8+ years
  • Strategic planning
  • Technical leadership
  • Cross-functional collaboration

Quick Facts about Backend.

  • Backend Software Development, the backbone of apps and websites, emerged in 2000.
  • Most projects like APIs, databases, and servers rely heavily on Backend Software Development.
  • Entry into Backend Software Development requires knowledge of programming languages and frameworks.
  • One of the most popular related technologies to Backend Software Development is DevOps.
  • Fun Fact: Did you know that the first server was created in 1969, weighing over 6800 pounds?

TOP Backend Related Technologies

  1. Node.js (Ryan Dahl, 2009)
  2. Python (Guido van Rossum, 1991)
  3. Ruby on Rails (David Heinemeier Hansson, 2004)
  4. Java (Sun Microsystems, 1995)
  5. .NET (Microsoft, 2002)

What are top Backend instruments and tools?

  • Node.js: JavaScript runtime built
  • Express.js: Web application framework
  • Spring Boot: Java-based framework
  • Django: Python web framework
  • Ruby on Rails: Ruby framework
  • Laravel: PHP framework
  • ASP.NET: Microsoft’s framework
  • Flask: Python microframework
  • Play Framework: Java and Scala
  • CakePHP: PHP framework

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