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Junior Software Engineer (Cloud Platform)

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

Job Introduction

Adopting public cloud is now an important part of the BBC's technology strategy, but guaranteeing non-functionals like scale, performance, reliability and security for products like iPlayer and BBC News won't come for free as part of that transition.

We're looking for experienced engineers to design, build and operate the BBC's cloud platforn.

Join a small group of engineers working on the technology foundations of the BBC's Digital division. We are a motivated team with a supportive engineering culture.

Role Responsibility

The Online Technology Group's Engineering team works across on-premises and public cloud platforms. We're clustered around specific domains or groups of products, such as media distribution infrastructure. You'll work closely alongside around six other engineers, and partner with a product manager to define direction and technical approach. Our method is agile/ lean, with an emphasis on the principles underlying continuous improvement and delivery.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Design, build and test software and hardware systems in line with functional and non-functional requirements
  • Deploy, maintain and operate services and tools as part of BBC Digital's overall architecture
  • Collaborate with your team to improve the quality of your collective work, and share knowledge
  • Use your technical experience to steer decision making within your team and mentor our juniors
  • Scout for technology or process innovations outside your team, and represent your team's achievements inside and outside the BBC

Are you the right candidate?

We would like to hear about your experience of:

  • Taking a senior role in a software engineering team, guiding at least one complex project from design through to operation
  • Developing highly available web services in python
  • Designing for and operating Amazon Web Services at scale
  • Administering RHEL/ CentOS systems, including rpm packaging and working

Package Description

Role:                Junior Software Engineer(Cloud Platform)

Division:          BBC Digital

Department:     Online Technology Group

Based in:          Broadcast Centre – London W12

About the BBC

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