Drone Analyst


Naxa is a youth-led geospatial service oriented company founded in 2014 with a focus on GIS and mapping based technological solutions. The core expertise of the company lies in digital mapping, geodata collection and management, analysis and development of geospatial applications. Founded by Geomatics Engineers specializing in geospatial technology, the company holds a strong team of highly skilled software developers and data analysts. NAXA has assisted organizations in conceptualizing, designing and implementing web mapping platforms for visual dissemination of datasets. The company has worked with (but not limited to) the Government of Nepal, UN Agencies, Bilateral Organizations, INGOs, NGOs, and private companies in the past in conceptualizing and materializing data-centric digital solutions that enable data-driven decision making.

Detailed Job description / requirements:

NAXA is looking for a highly motivated and focused individual willing to build a career in drones captured  data analysis and research. The candidate will be working closely with a dynamic team who is piloting a number of interesting analytical projects using Drones. 


  • Carry out drones based aerial data capture planning, coordinate and supervise field mapping activities

  • Carry out drone data processing using available software

  • Carry out digitization of aerial images captured from drones and prepare GIS geodatabase

  • Research different available Open source drone data processing software and prepare technical manuals of the best available tools

  • Compile project reports (drone field visit reports, data collection, assessment and analysis reports) and necessary documents from different thematic experts and assist the GIS project manager in the preparation of final reports

  • Maintain a proper digital inventory of all drone based data collection, analysis and mapping projects

Skills Required:

  • Good knowledge of aerial photogrammetry, drone technology and geospatial data handling tools and methods

  • Intrinsic motivation in drone data capture and analysis

  • Strong understanding of drone data processing software (both commercial and open source such as PIX4D, Dronedeploy, Agisoft, ODM etc.) 

  • Experience in ArcGIS, QGIS and AutoCAD

  • Good interpersonal, cross-culture communication skills, proactive and self-motivated

  • Excellent writing skills in both Nepali and English

Qualification and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Geomatics, Civil or Environmental engineering (with a thesis relevant to the use of Drone technology is preferred)

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Drone Photogrammetry

Interested candidates are  requested to send a cover letter with their updated CV to hr@naxa.com.np before 16th May, 2021. 

Note*: Applications sent through FB pages will not be entertained. 

Job Overview

Category Computer - Technology/Management
Openings 1
Position Type Full Time
Position Level Mid Level
Experience 2+ years
Education B.E. in Civil, B.E. in Environment
Posted Date 23 Apr, 2021
Apply Before 16 May, 2021
City Kathmandu