Senior Software Engineer (Front-End)

Last updated 43 minutes ago
Job Type:Full Time

Nearmap is unique. An Australian global technology company with incredible people. Nearmap's software engineers bring fresh ideas from all areas, including GIS, imagery distribution, 3D modelling, large scale system design, UI design and mobile; the list goes on and is growing every day.

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer (Front-End) to join our Apps team. You will be working on projects critical to our needs, with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new problems across our growing range of products as we continue to push technology forward.

If you join us on this exciting journey, you’ll love our inclusive values and share our ambition to become the source of truth that helps shape decisions for the liveable world.

What we do

We provide easy, instant access to high-resolution aerial imagery, city-scale 3D content, AI datasets and integrated geospatial tools, with wide-scale coverage across the USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. At the core of it, we’re a location content company, a visual analytics company, and a software as a service company. Innovation is weaved into our DNA.

What we are looking for...

  • Designing and building complex front end products, preferably in a modern JavaScript framework for at least 5 years
  • Maintaining test coverage for code you write at the unit and functional levels
  • Experience with software build tools and continuous integration tools
  • JavaScript, Typescript, React, Redux, HTML, CSS
  • A passion for continuous improvement, agile methodologies and lean software development
  • GIS framework experience is a plus. We use OpenLayers and Cesium.
  • Experience work with 3D is an advantage, particularly if you have a comfort with the corresponding mathematics.
  • A team player
  • A passionate and continual learner
  • Takes initiative, a self-starter
  • Strong written, verbal and visual communication skills
  • Energetic, enthusiastic, with a positive attitude, even when under pressure
  • Tertiary qualification ideally Computer Science or other related technical qualification.

A typical day for you may look like this...

  • Designing, implementing and deploying highly-visible, user-facing features.
  • Designing and developing large scale web applications.
  • Creating and maintaining UI components in line with our design system.
  • Driving adoption of best practices in code health, testing, and maintainability.
  • Designing, developing, testing, deploying, maintaining and improving software.
  • Managing individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.
  • Working closely with the wider Engineering team to contribute to improvement initiatives.
  • Championing & assisting with implementation of continuous integration and delivery frameworks.

Some of our benefits

Nearmap takes a holistic approach to our employees’ emotional, physical and financial wellness. Some of our current benefits include competitive pay, access to the Nearmap employee share scheme, short and long-term financial incentives, flexible working options, paid volunteer days, gym and phone rebates, and lots of development opportunities including hack-a-thons and pitch-fests.

If you can see yourself working at Nearmap and feel you have the right level of experience, we invite you to get in touch.

Watch our culture video and find out more about what a day in the life at Nearmap looks like:

Please note: Successful candidate must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident. This role will be located in Sydney, we will not relocate this role. All applicants must be available to interview in Sydney.

Nearmap does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies and search firms. Please do not email or send unsolicited resumes to any Nearmap employee, location or address. Nearmap is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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