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In Business SinceMay, 2016
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In Business SinceFeb, 2021
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How does this work?

Once you post a requirement, we will share expert profiles and portfolio who are best suited for your job. You can go through them and choose the one best suited for your requirement.

Do you charge any commission from the client?

No, we do not charge any commission from the client.

Are Refrens experts reliable?

We do our screening and ensure we share reliable & verified profiles- but incase if you have any apprehensions related to an expert we have an escrow system in place to safeguard the interests of both parties.

Should the payment happen from your platform?

Not necessarily. You can choose to pay directly as well. In case you have any apprehensions, the Escrow system can be used to safeguard.

In case we don't go ahead with you then?

In case for some reason it does not work out with the initial few profiles, we can share more expert profiles within 24hrs. In case if you go ahead with someone from your own network, that’s fine as well.

Is the budget mandatory to be shared with you?

No, it is not mandatory. You can submit a requirement without the budget as well. However, with a budget, the requirement becomes more clear and we know about your expectations in more detail.

Freelance Back-End Developers for Hire

What is Back-end development?

Back-end Development refers to server-side development. It focuses on databases, scripting, website architecture. It contains behind-the-scenes activities that occur when performing any action on a website.

For example, if we take Facebook as an example, when we click on the button “Add as a friend”, a set of actions are triggered, and all these actions are programmed by backend developers.

What/Who is a Freelance back-end Developer?

A back-end web developer is responsible for server-side web application logic and integration of the work front-end freelancers do. Back-end developers usually write the web services and APIs used by front-end developers and mobile application freelancers.

In simple terms, a backend developer is responsible for developing those elements of software or a website that is responsible for its interaction with the website, and to sum it up - A Backend developer adds life to a website.

What is the role of a backend Developer?

A backend Developer plays many roles, and responsibilities and the major responsibilities includes the one of freelance website developer -

  1. Design, and develop the back-end web architecture
  2. Write code to execute the design of the website or the web-based app
  3. Optimize the website/ web app to run in different environments
  4. Collaborate with front end developers to execute web architectures and plans
  5. Design user-interactions, and interfaces for mobile applications
  6. Optimize the existing architecture of a website or a web app
  7. A Backend developer can do an audit of existing websites, and web apps to identify vulnerabilities and suggest scope for Improvements in design, and the design flow
  8. Responsibilities of a back-end developer can include working with:
  9. Database creation, integration, and management
  10. Back-end frameworks to build server-side software
  11. Web server technologies
  12. Cloud computing integration
  13. Development of Content management system development, deployment, and maintenance
  14. Developing APIs, External API integrations, etc
  15. Security settings and hack prevents
  16. Reporting—generating analytics and statistics
  17. Backing up and restoring technologies for a website’s files and DB

What are some frameworks used by Freelance Back-end Developers?

Backend Technologies - It refers to the server-side development of the web applications or the website with a primary focus on how the website functions. A backend developer is responsible for managing the databases through queries and APIs by client-side commands, and this allows the user or website visitors to interact with the website, and receive the desired results. Some of the technologies used are -

  • Back-end languages - PHP, Java, Python, javascript, C++, etc
  • Back-end frameworks - Django, express.js, laravel, PHPcake , etc

How to prepare yourself before hiring a Freelance Backend Developer?

It's important that the people who are hiring for such roles are aware of their requirements well before they hire a backend developer, therefore it’s recommended that one should have the following things in check before proceeding to hire a developer?

Knowing Your Project Requirements - You ideally need a freelance backend developer who understands your needs. The only way for the developer to understand what you need is for you to have clear project specifications in mind. If you already have project documentation, review it and identify important components before shortlisting freelancers for an interview.

Knowing your Budget - There is no need to interview an expert that is outside of your budget, so understand your budget constraints before you start an interview.

Knowing your Deadline - The best of the developers have been hired, but now there’s a mismatch in the timeline expectations, what do you do? It’s best to be aware of your deadlines before looking to hire a Software Developer.

What is the cost to hire a Back-end Developer?

The cost of hiring a backend developer(s) is majorly dependent on multiple factors such as the scope of the project, the complexity of the architecture, the project timeline, the experience & expertise of the developers, the number of developers to be hired like hire full stack freelancers, freelance php developers or ecommerce developers.

The costs of hiring a back-end developer are decided based on Hourly pricing, project-based pricing, or pricing based on monthly retainers, and it typically ranges in 1000s of dollars.

Let’s take some examples to understand this better -

  • The back-end of a website like Zomato is very very complicated, and hence the cost to develop the backend backbone of something like this can cost millions of dollars and involve 1000s of engineers. Such complex structures require experienced, and expert developers.

  • However, the cost of developing a simple GST calculator for a restaurant business may not be very much, since the scope of the work is limited, and this can be implemented by a high-school student too.

How to hire a freelance back-end Developer?

To hire a freelance back-end developer -

  1. Post your requirement on Refrens.
  2. Our business experts will call you to understand your needs.
  3. Your requirements will be shared with our expert back-end Developers who match your business requirements.
  4. You can hire the Expert after looking at their expertise and past work experience
  5. The money is stored in an Escrow account until the completion of the work