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Back End Developers

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Top Latin American Back End Developers.

Real-time updated profiles of vetted bilingual developers you can hire today.

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Top Latin American Back End Developers.

Real-time updated profiles of vetted bilingual developers you can hire today.


Zapopan, México


Guadalajara, México


Celaya, México




Ecatepec de Morelos, México


Morelia, México

Back End Developers make up 13% of our tech community

Leading Technologies used by Back End Developers


This is a very smooth and classy language with elegant syntax and quite the must-have when it comes to a back-end developer's tool bag. It is an open-source programming language that emphasizes productivity and simplicity.


This is a general-purpose programming language but is quite a ubiquitous, cutting-edge, and utilitarian language. This language is useful when building basic applications like desktop apps, Oss, Business Apps, and web frameworks, as well as AI and ML-based web development.


As an open-source backend scripting language, it is used by developers to build web apps and sites. This is a relatively backend well-known language due to the fact that it can be quite easy to learn and is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML.


An object-oriented, concurrent, strongly typed language. Because of Java’s strength, power, and convenience, it has gained quite the popularity among developers and has become one of the most preferred languages.


Use .NET to build for web, mobile, desktop, games, and IoT. of apps with .NET. Some are cross-platform, and some target a specific OS or .NET implementation.

MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB

Database management systems to access, manipulate, interpret, and represent data.

Apache, NGINX

Store, process, and deliver web pages to users. These are web server software environments used to create, configure, and modify web servers.

SVN, Git, GitLab

Code version control for storing and accessing code repositories.

Cost Comparison

Latin America vs USA


$5,800 USD

Back End Developer Salary


$10,500 USD

Back End Developer Salary


CodersLink Internal Catalog, Glassdoor Senior Back End Developer Salaries

The Basics

Back End Developers 101

What are these developers all about?

These types of software developers are in charge of designing software functionality, accessing and storing information and connecting servers, databases, and applications together to deliver the value proposition. They are highly analytical and able to configure complex business logic ideas into functioning software.

Back-end developers are coding experts that bring to life experiences and functionalities. They work together with front-end developers in order to ensure that coherence and proper communication exist between all of the aspects of the software.

Overall responsibilities of the role

As with any role, the responsibilities will depend on the hiring company’s tech roadmap. Their daily tasks and responsibilities have a wide scope, so day-to-day tasks and responsibilities are tailored to your specific company needs.

Some tasks include:

  • Work closely with product management and UX design teams to define and refine feature specifications.
  • Create elegant and useful solutions to solve complex business problems by working across various teams.
  • Integrate user-facing elements with server-side logic.
  • Explain technical and design requirements.
  • Design and implementation of data storage solutions.
  • Build high-quality reusable code and libraries for future use.

Struggling to find the right Back End Developer for your company?

We can help.

Finding the right developer is the result of having the right talent pool to tap into, understanding what you want them to do, and having a recruiting process that works for you.

CodersLink has more than 5 years of industry experience connecting scaling companies like J2 Global, Rackspace, and Amazon with a pool of thousands of qualified back end professionals with diverse backgrounds from LATAM, helping them save up to $1 million in hiring costs.

CodersLink provides an opportunity for us to grow our team by tapping into great developers in the Mexican market that's something that would be impossible for us as tech companies, to do on our own.


CEO of Bold Brush

We won't think twice next time that we need to acquire talent in Parlevel, we will always look at CodersLink portfolio of candidates since it has been proved that they are top-notch!


CIO of Parlevel

The candidates are technically proficient and intellectually curious with as much appreciation of our business issues as they are of technical requirements.


CEO of Bitfract

Hiring Resources

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Back End Developer Interview Questions

A curated list of interview questions you can readily use in your hiring process. From general knowledge to technical questions.

All About Back End Guide

An in-depth guide about this type of developer - their main responsibilities, best skills to look out for when hiring and where to hire them.

Editable Job Description Template

This editable template provides you with recommended sections and example information for you to use and kick-start your hiring process.