Software Developer Jobs in California

Design and build applications that run on computers or in web browsers. Software developers may specialize in specific software applications or underlying systems that run devices and networks. Developers consider the users’ needs and the capabilities of the technology being used in order to tailor software to best fill those needs. When planning how each part of the software will fit together, they often create flowcharts and other models/diagrams. These graphics are helpful when constructing or demonstrating the application’s functionality.

Software developers are responsible for ensuring that their programs continue to function correctly through various tests. They also document the software’s features so that the records can be referenced during future maintenance and upgrades.

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San Francisco, CA
BA/BS in Computer Science, or related technical field....
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Redseal,Inc - San Jose, CA
Required Qualifications/Skills BS in Computer Science or a related field. Minimum of 5 years of software development experience. Java programming and troubleshooting experience....
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Zoox Inc. - Foster City, CA
Software Engineer - Operational Tools FOSTER CITY, CA /SOFTWARE - RIDER, VEHICLE, AND FLEET OPERATIONS SOFTWARE /FULL-TIME Zoox is looking for software engineers to build the tools that power our...
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Zoox Inc. - Foster City, CA
HIL Software Engineer FOSTER CITY, CA /SOFTWARE - SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE /FULL-TIME APPLY FOR THIS JOB Zoox is building a revolutionary industry-leading autonomous vehicle. One of the greatest...
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Alphaflow - San Francisco, CA
Senior Backend Engineer (SF, New York, or Austin or other remote location considered)) SAN FRANCISCO, CA /ENGINEERING /FULL TIME ***Please note there is no current or future sponsorship available...
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Zoox Inc. - San Francisco, CA
Full-stack Software Engineer - Fleet Management Tools SAN FRANCISCO, CA /SOFTWARE - RIDER, VEHICLE, AND FLEET OPERATIONS SOFTWARE /FULL-TIME Zoox's fleet management application is an essential...
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Laguna Niguel, CA
Filled by Excel Technical - West Los Angeles - RPG 400 Programmer Analyst - Los Angeles company seeking an experienced RPG400 Programmer Analyst to work at one of their corporate office in West...
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Siemens - Fremont, CA
Highly motivated to work in globally distributed engineering environment M.S or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, or relevant area Desirable: Working knowledge of...
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Siemens - Cypress, CA
Organization Requirements: Studying for a Bachelors degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering Strong coding skills in C, C++, JAVA, JavaScript, or HTML Upper classman is preferred (with prior...
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Quartzy Inc - Hayward, CA
Senior Full Stack Engineer HAYWARD, CA OR REMOTE /ENGINEERING - ENGINEERING /FULL-TIME Quartzy is seeking a Senior Full Stack Engineer (PHP) who will join us to build and maintain clean, modern...
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Internet Brands - Los Angeles, CA
BS or MS in Computer Science or related field....
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Los Rios Community College District - Sacramento, CA
ARC also has a strong reputation for its wide array of career programs in areas such as Healthcare, Hospitality, Human Services, Business and Computer Science, Public Safety, Applied Arts, Advanced...
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Kevala, Inc - San Francisco, CA
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or equivalent practical experience Shareable examples of delightful geospatial and temporal visualizations and APIs that you helped deliver Sharp project management...
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Sony Electronics Incorporated - San Diego, CA
About You BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent 2+ years of experience with Java Experience developing applications on Unix/Linux platforms Experience with servlet containers (e.g., Tomcat), JAXRS...
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology - San Diego, CA
Senior C++ Software Engineer - Mapping Company: TuSimple, Inc. Location: Stanford Posted on: November 22, 2021 Job Description: This role is located in San Diego, CA. Remote friendly during...
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Demographic Data for California

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Software Developer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Software Architecture
The way that software components - subroutines, classes, functions, etc. - are arranged, and the interactions between them, is called architecture. In this course you will study the ways these...

Software Security
This course we will explore the foundations of software security. We will consider important software vulnerabilities and attacks that exploit them - such as buffer overflows, SQL injection, and...

Secure Software Design
Information security is an extremely important topic in our world today. As individuals, we seek to protect our personal information while the corporations we work for have to protect suppliers,...

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Salary for Software Developer Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Software Developer jobs in California as reported by the BLS.


Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Software Developer positions

Highest Education Level

Software Developers in California offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.6%)
  • Master's Degree (34.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (7.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (4.8%)
  • High School or GED (3.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.7%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Software Developers in California
  • 4-6 years (34.0%)
  • 2-4 years (17.4%)
  • 6-8 years (16.1%)
  • None (15.1%)
  • 10+ years (11.9%)
  • 1-2 years (4.5%)
  • 8-10 years (1.0%)

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