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

  • 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




  • Marketing Intern

    We're looking for a talented intern to join us at our central Thames-side offices for an exciting paid internship opportunity within our Marketing team. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work on our marketing campaigns and gain valuable experience of working with media and advertising agencies as well as exposure to UK broadcasters and broadband companies.

  • 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
  • Project Manager Intern (3 mth placement) – Jun 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 inviting you to apply for a 12-week placement starting June 2015! In this exciting role you’ll work as a Project Manager within our programme delivery team.

    Whilst 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, these different workstreams are coordinated by our Programme Delivery Team. Click apply to find out more.

    Job ref. SWTK40
  • PR Intern (12 mth placement) - Jun 2015

    We are looking for a talented intern to join us at our central Thames-side offices for an exciting 12-month placement opportunity within our PR department in June 2015.

    The successful applicant will support the PR Exec and Head of PR at YouView on all aspects of the PR and communications activities within YouView and acquire valuable experience working across PR in the technology, media and broadcasting sector. Click apply to find out more

    Job ref. SWVF39
  • Interaction Design Intern (3 mth placement) - Jun 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) - Jun 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
  • HR Intern (12 mth placement) - Jun 2015

    Last year we ran our first Intern scheme with great success – this year we’re going bigger and better and extending the scheme to include a 12-month HR placement.

    At YouView we deliver a proactive HR Service to the business, acting as true partners. This is a great opportunity to get some real hands-on experience and be involved in some exciting projects, in a business at the cutting edge of technological innovation! Click apply to find out more.

    Job ref. SMCS35
  • Technology Intern (3 mth placement) x 4 – Jun 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 January 2015

    Job ref. SWCS34
    Apply by Jan. 16, 2015
  • Web Technical Lead

    About the Role:


    The role of the Technical Lead is a challenging one, central to the effective functioning and development of the YouView public and private websites. You will be reporting to the Director of Operations, and work closely with YouView internal stakeholders including Marketing, PR, Viewer Support, UX, Delivery, Technical Operations, Content Operations, and a number of 3rd party suppliers to maintain and deliver improvements and new features to YouView web projects. This role requires utilising both technical expertise and management skills.

    Job ref. DSweb
  • 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
  • Test engineer Download job

    The YouView Test Team is central to the timely delivery of high quality software from the YouView Engineering team.  The team undertakes ‘Dev Testing’ of pre-integrated software components as well as integration and end-to end testing of the YouView Ecosystem.  Test team members interact with most areas of the business as well as external teams such as Device Manufacturers and Content Partners.  This calls for well-honed communication skills, good technical ability, a strong desire to get things done and confidence to help make changes where necessary.

    Job ref. GMRC284
    Contract type Perm
  • Test Manager x 2 Download job

    A fantastic opportunity to join a talented test team within one of the most exciting organisations in the marketplace today.
    An experienced, enthusiastic Test Manager is required to lead various critical test activities across the YouView test team

    Job ref. GMKH914
    Contract type Permanent
  • Architect (Various levels) Download job

    YouView’s future success is dependent on delivering a market leading user experience, which simply and reliably allows consumers to discover and access the great content that they love.  This experience can only be good as the metadata that powers it.  Working closely with the Lead Architect Metadata, the Senior Architect Metadata will help drive the definition of metadata ingest, processing and publication solutions that will make available consistent and optimised metadata that will underpin a reliable and performant user experience.  

    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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