Senior JavaScript (React.js) developer for Nearmap


Daxx is looking for an experienced Front-end developer to join the Nearmap team.

Project description:

Nearmap is developing highly innovative 2D and 3D mapping and geospatial analysis
technologies and products. The company designs aerial imagery hardware and software systems
for capturing high-resolution images of the Earth’s surface from aircraft (over 1000km 2 of
images is captured every single day). Nearmap also develops highly scalable 2D/3D image
processing pipeline software, petabyte-scale back-end systems, highly scalable APIs as well as
sophisticated front-end web apps.                                                                                                                        Nearmap is #1 market player in Australia and New Zealand. It is also well-represented and
growing in the US. Overall, Nearmap is among the top 10 aerial imagery companies in the
world. This is a young and ambitious team of professionals who are passionate about what
they’re doing and determined to build a company that is a true global leader.
The development team uses cutting-edge tools and technologies. The team will work in an Agile
environment. The main tools are Github and an issue tracking tool. Software requirements are
well defined. An extensive Product Roadmap is in place and the focus of the work will be
developing new functionality.
The team employs the best engineering practices. There is high test coverage (unit- and
integration tests). Branching strategy and coding conventions are defined and followed. There is
a continuous deployment process up and running.

Please, see the promotional video of the product to find out more:

Required skills:

  • Strong skills in JavaScript (4+ years experience)
  • Understanding of sound architectural and design practices – a deep understanding is required for the Senior / Principal roles
  • Strong skills in software design
  • Deep understanding, and demonstrable experience, in relation to at least one object-oriented programming language.
  • Awareness of linear algebra for visualization/computer graphics
  • Demonstrated technical creativity and problem-solving ability.
  • Ability to write clean, elegant code
  • Interest in doing code reviews
  • Good design skills and understanding of what makes an elegant, clean design
  • Deep passion for software
  • Very good communication skills in English

As a plus:

  • Experience with 2D and/or 3D visualization would be highly regarded (but not necessary)
  • Awareness of mathematics relevant to computer graphics/visualization (trigonometry, linear algebra)
  • Experience with GIS/mapping applications
  • Experience with React would be highly regarded (but not necessary).


  • Design, implement and launch highly visible, user-facing features.
  • Design and develop large scale web applications.
  • Lead designs of major software components and systems.
  • Create innovative UI elements.
  • Drive adoption of best practices in code health, testing, and maintainability.
  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve the software.
  • Work with wider Engineering and Technology teams on cross-functional initiatives across a broad range of technologies, from hardware to high-availability / at-scale web systems

Daxx offers:
• Direct cooperation with the customer
• Dedicated HR/ Client Manager
• Regular performance reviews
• Competitive salary, medical insurance, 20 working vacation days
• Regular corporate events, team buildings, etc


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Liliia Sahbani

Liliia Sahbani

Kharkiv Recruiter

Job Overview

  • Location: Kharkiv
  • Job Title: Senior JavaScript (React.js) developer for Nearmap

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