BBC is one of the UKs most well-known and loved brands. The TV & Radio product teams build some of the most used products in BBC including BBC iPlayer, iPlayer Radio, Music. Our mission is to secure the Internet future of BBC.
It is an exciting time to join the team as weve ambitious goals to be the number one online TV and audio service in the UK. This is a place where your work impacts millions of iPlayer users every day. You will have an opportunity to work on software at a scale that is hard to find in the country.
Were looking for passionate Software Engineers to join our fast pace cross-discipline agile team iterating on our key products. You will be a fullstack engineertackling a wide ranges of technical challenges that drive our products forward.
Design, develop & release working software using best practices
Review and Pair Programme with other team members
Learn new technologies and adapt to change
Promote skills and knowledge sharing
What we offer in return
This is a place where your work impacts millions of users every day. You will have an opportunity to work on software at a scale that is hard to find in the country. We provide you with a great work-life balance and a competitive work package. There is also great opportunity to grow your career within the team or wider organisation.
As part of BBC TV & Radio, you will be at the heart of the Internet first BBC. You will also have the opportunity for promotion twice a year as recognition of our fast paced industry.
Our world class Academy is here to ensure you have the training needed to advance in your career from leadership training to technical training such as AWS, cloud architecture and micro-services to name a few.
The Ideal Candidate
Essential Skills & Experience
Developing software using TDD/BDD techniques
Proficient in building modern front-end interfaces
Server-side development experience (node.js)
Ability to rapidly acquire new software skills and to work with new technologies
Desirable Skills & Experience
Good working knowledge of Continuous Delivery
Experienced of agile delivery practices
Experienced of AWS technologies
Contributions to Open Source Software (e.g. active GitHub profile)
G7(proposed band C)
Continuing / Perm
About the Company
We dont focus simply on what we do we also care how we do it. Our values and the way we behave are important to us. Please make sure youve read about our values and behaviours in the document attached below. Youll be asked questions relating to them as part of your application for this role.
The BBC is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore strongly encourages applications from underrepresented groups.We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background.