Careers at YouView

Working at YouView is about seizing opportunities. We’re a small, lean company and we hire people with bags of energy and potential. The majority of our team are technologists supported by a small business infrastructure team and the delivery of great TV to millions of customers is managed by the operations team.

Life at YouView

From our brand new offices in the heart of the City we work in a highly dynamic, leading-edge environment, encompassing the very latest equipment and technologies. Our values are simple, and we live by them.

Be Extraordinary                 Be Brave                 Be Valued

If this sounds like the type of company you'd like to work for & you're interested in one of the vacancies below, please email


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Current Opportunities

  • Project Manager (Mobile Development) Download job

    Working closely with the Head of Mobile Platforms, you will be key to planning, scheduling, and ensuring the efficient delivery of YouView’s Mobile offering.

    Job ref. GMMH12
  • Content Operations Analyst Download job

    Reporting to the Content Operations Manager the Content Operations Analyst role is a key liaison point between external content providers and our internal technology teams. It is critical to ensuring that all content delivered through the YouView service is accurate and consistent to deliver a high quality viewing experience to our viewers. 

    Job ref. DSCOA
  • Test Project Manager

    As a true process & people person you’ll lead the charge for implementing modern, innovative working practices and work closely with key technology teams to foster a ‘Scrum’ based Agile approach.

    We’ve got some exciting projects and innovations on the horizon, and as a Scrum Master you’ll get hard wired into our business to come with us on our journey. We work in a collaborative and friendly environment where you’ll be given lots of autonomy to implement your initiatives, so if you’ve got lots of ideas and are looking for the right environment to make them count YouView is the perfect place.

    As an Agile Scrum Master in our Test team, you’ll have lots of ideas and experience of working with / implementing Agile working methodologies elsewhere to back them up; what’s more you’ll be looking for an opportunity to do likewise at YouView.



    Job ref. SWRC89
    Contract type Perm
  • Data Scientist - 12-Month Intern Placement (starts June 2015)

    If you’ve recently graduated or looking for a 12-month sandwich placement, this is a great chance to get some significant work experience in the field of Data Science and Big Data!

    Since its launch, YouView has established itself as a market leader and is now the UK’s fastest growing connected television platform. Backed by household names and major UK media players such as BT, TalkTalk and the BBC, YouView is changing the way millions of people across the country watch television




  • Product Manager (In-Life) Download job

    Working within the Product and Commercial team, the Product Manager will report into the Head of Product. The Product Manager is responsible for the overall in-life product experience and is focused on safeguarding the product quality and increasing the usage of the service.

    Job ref. DS-ProdMan
    Contract type Permanent
    Apply by March 31, 2015
  • Interaction Design Intern (3 mth placement) - June 2015

    YouView's User Experience and Design team are responsible for the "look and feel" of our TV interface as well as our web and mobile applications.

    They are involved at every stage of its development from concept stages through to implementation; ensuring that the YouView User Interface is the best out there.

    We have one opportunity for an Interaction Designer to join us for 10 - 12 week paid placement commencing June 2015. Click apply to find out more.

    Job ref. SWMD37
  • Designer Intern (12 mth placement) - June 2015

    At YouView, our mission is to change the way UK homes watch TV.

    A key part of achieving this goal lies in designing visuals and interactions that create an engaging, intuitive experience to enable our customers to use our TV platform easily.

    We have a great opportunity for a Designer to join our team on a 12-month placement in Summer 2015... Click apply to find out more.

    Job ref. GMFS36
  • Technology Intern (3 mth placement) x 4 – June 2015

    Last year we ran our first ever intern scheme in our Technology teams with great success… This year we’re going bigger and better and currently recruiting for a number of 3-month placements – all due to start in June 2015!

    Our Technology teams hold responsibility for the design, development and deployment of the wide range of complex, cutting edge software and hardware developed by YouView... click apply to find out more.

    Application deadline:- 16th February 2015

    Job ref. SWCS34
    Apply by Jan. 16, 2015
  • Security Analyst Download job

    Manage "enterprise security risk" within YouView, i.e. security risks relating to operations, IT, finance, HR, legal and facilities by identifying risk and working with the various department to define and implement mitigations and solutions.

    Job ref. GMEH541
    Contract type Perm
  • Automation developer (Python) Download job

    We believe that our test automation goals are more ambitious than anything currently done in consumer electronics software. For high-level UI and integration tests we do image-processing on the video output of real devices, and we're trying to apply model-based testing to reduce manual test case generation. We open-source our tools (see, which have featured at the Google Test Automation Conference (videowrite-up on LWN) and are now used by several other companies

    Job ref. GMAB5125
  • UI Developer Download job

    YouView is exploring ways to bring its award winningUser Experience to increasingly wide groups of users and devices through HTML5 technologies.
    Reporting to the Head of User Interface Development, we are looking for HTML5 Software Engineers to join our growing Software Engineering team.

    Job ref. GLDE5418
    Contract type Perm
  • Software Test Engineer Download job

    -          Want a fully rounded role with both software and integration testing?

    -          Looking for a broad role that involves all parts of our business?

    -          Keen to share your expertise with likeminded Test professionals?

    If so, this role is for you!

    The bar is set extremely high and we only recruit true experts; at YouView you can be confident your peers are at the top of their game and share your passion for technology and innovation.


    Job ref. GMRC284
    Contract type Perm
  • Test Manager Download job

    For the Technical Test Lead position you’ll utilise your significant experience in the field of software testing, Linux OS, and networking over IP to spearhead the operational activities of our testing function; implementing technical standards to ensure we maximise our test output to an exemplary standard.

    At YouView we develop the software that powers the future of television. Our set-top box technology is in well over a million homes throughout the UK and we’re proud to give our customers an outstanding TV experience delivered through robust technology frameworks, built by exceptional technologists. Our IPTV platform is both infinitely interesting and complex – we deliver third party IPTV content through our set top boxes developing back-end software using c++ code on an embedded Linux platform; delivered to the end viewer through a slick front end UI.

    Job ref. GMKH914
    Contract type Permanent
  • Senior Architect Download job

    YouView has an ambitious roadmap for the evolution of the YouView platform, which is dependent on the design and delivery of challenging, leading-edge technology.  The Senior Architect will be a key member of YouView’s Architecture team driving the evolution of the overall technical architecture and the related technical specifications that underpin the YouView eco-system  

    Job ref. GMJH3
    Contract type Permanent
  • C++ developer (Number of openings) Download job

    YouView are looking for a experienced software engineers to join their Set Top Box software engineering team. 

    This team is responsible for designing and delivering the software and services that power the user experience on all YouView devices.

    The role provides the opportunity to work on various aspects of the software stack, and involves working with other delivery teams, and external partners, to produce integrated software solutions

    Job ref. GMJS8
    Contract type Permanent
  • Can't find a suitable vacancy?

    Thank you for your interest in Youview. Should you be unable to find anything suitable from the vacancies published please apply to our "Talent Bank".

    We will then be in contact should anything suitable arise.


Rewards at YouView

If you’re successful through our competitive interview process ( software engineers - be prepared to demonstrate your coding skills to us!) we will offer you:


-          A market competitive basic salary

-          The opportunity to earn an annual bonus based on company and personal performance

-          Private medical insurance (with options to sign up your family members)

-          Pension scheme with generous employer contributions

-          25 days paid holiday (with the opportunity to buy more)

-          Access to a wide range of voluntary benefits including season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers and discounts & cash back at wide range of great brands

-          Individualised training and development opportunities

  • Give us as much information about you as possible.

  • Tell us your salary or rate expectations so we can be up front about what we have to offer.


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