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Following on from 5 years of successful Intern schemes, this year we’re going bigger and better and currently recruiting for a number of paid 10-week internships in London– all due to start on June 24th 2019! Many of our top placement students benefit from a fast path onto our highly competitive and prestigious graduate schemes.
Our Technology teams hold responsibility for the design, development and deployment of a wide range of complex, cutting edge software and hardware developed by YouView.
This scope covers all aspects of the entire YouView eco-system, from developing HTML and mobile applications to AV media encoding and distribution. We work on building and managing back-end services to keeping the platform running 24/7, alongside developing set-top box software to automated testing; and working with device manufacturers to helping content providers publish their content.
Our technology teams are pivotal to the success of our business hence we have a number of opportunities all to start on June 24th 2019:
As an intern in one of the Technology teams your responsibilities will include:
In addition, you will develop skills that will build the foundations of your career and take part in volunteering initiatives that give back to communities.
You’ll need to be in your penultimate or final year of an undergraduate or postgraduate degree, studying Engineering, Maths, Physics or Computer Science and be on track to achieve at least a 2.1.
In addition, you will need to have familiarity with data structures and algorithms. Excellent analytical skills and the ability to solve problems giving consideration to the end user experience with some knowledge or experience of Agile development practices.
Our interns need to be passionate about technology and the solutions we are designing, with awareness of industry, best practices and new technology trends. You must have excellent computer literacy with practical programming experience in one or more of the following technologies:
YouView is obsessed with finding new ways to transform and improve the daily viewing experience of UK audiences. Launched in 2012, we are a joint venture between BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, BT, TalkTalk and Arqiva – some of the UK’s leading media businesses. We’ve already unlocked a world of content and services for over two and half million households, combining Live TV and On Demand with cutting edge technology to bring our viewers the most brilliantly simple way to find and watch the TV they love.
To apply for this role and to find out more, please click on the apply button.