Full Time: Senior Software Developer - modern front-end / finance+trading at Extremely Heavy Industries in New York, California

Extremely Heavy Industries, a software consultancy based in New York and California, is searching for an experienced software developer to help build sophisticated, data-rich web and mobile applications using modern web/Javascript frameworks and data visualization libraries.

We create highly polished web apps for private financial clients.

We specialize in tools to track and visualize portfolio performance, risk, and trading activity across a wide range of asset classes, countries, and strategies.

Our major clients include established hedge funds and an internet startup.

We are also investing in proprietary tools to help us grow our cutting-edge practice.

Basic Information:

Location: Westchester County NY (30 mins from Midtown NYC) or Sonoma County CA

Job Type: Full-time.

Compensation: $120-180k/yr +, commensurate with experience.


You must have a strong knowledge of object-oriented programming, the web technologies below, and core development concepts, tooling, and best practices.
We seek to design extremely usable, maintainable, and polished software.

Attention to detail and focus on both code/design quality and end-user experience is mandatory.
You must be highly motivated, self-sufficient, and able to hit the ground running quickly.
Experience with finance and trading applications is highly desired, but not required.


We primarily work with the Sencha ExtJS HTML5 web framework on the client and Java/Groovy/Grails on the server.

An ideal candidate would have real-world experience with these platforms, but we are very happy to consider candidates who have experience in related modern web technologies.
We are looking for front-end centric developers with a keen sense of layout and design.

Experience with JavaScript, AJAX, HTML, and CSS is highly valued.
We are also looking for programmers who can build efficient, reliable, and maintainable back-end APIs and libraries.

Multi-threading, memory management, and database access are critical to our daily work.
Any experience with tools for code management, continuous integration, automated testing and automated monitoring would be highly valued.

AWS, Git/GitHub, IntelliJ, New Relic, and TeamCity are some of our current tools in these areas.


Source: Clevertech