BBC Future Media’s ambition is to create the most valued open digital media services in the world. We want to transform the BBC for an interactive, on-demand world and find new ways of reaching audiences wherever they are, with new formats across PC, TV and mobile devices. We must engage with – and empower – audiences in new, innovative ways, to create a new kind of digital organisation and a broadband Britain.
As part of BBC Future Media, Programmes & On-Demand works at the nucleus of online and connected media. Interfacing with brilliant people across the BBC, fantastic content, and a remit to innovate, it aims to enrich lives through the next generation of connected media experiences.
To design, develop and support the products and services that form the foundation of TV & Mobile Platforms output on mobile devices. You’ll enjoy being part of an award winning team that is at the forefront of mobile development for the BBC, working across a range of services and products delivered via dedicated apps or mobile browsers to all the major existing and emerging platforms. You will have a passion for software and technical innovation and enjoy being involved in the complete lifecycle from scoping through to testing and on-going maintenance.
Skills & Requirements
- Real work experience developing software for the Android or iOS platforms
- Experience in at least 2 of Objective C, C, C++, Java, Ruby
- Internet protocols and technologies
- A solid grounding in OOP with good understanding of Design Patterns
- Test Driven Development
- A track demonstrable record of developing habitable code within collaborative environments
- Experience of source control systems
- A constant desire to improve ways of working and best practices
- An appreciation of good user experience and prepared to be the users’ advocate
- An appreciation of BBC output and a passion for technology in the new media environment
- Ability to rapidly acquire new software skills and to work with new technologies
How to apply
Please click on the link to apply on the company website:http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Mobile-Software-Engineer-All-levels/6689