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BFBS is a charity and media organisation with a mission to entertain, inform, connect and champion the UK armed forces, their families and veterans.
We strive to be a diverse and inclusive employer, welcoming open-minded, talented and creative people from all kinds of backgrounds, and with different preferences and experiences. What we all have in common is a commitment to trust, quality, innovation and going the extra mile to achieve our mission. It’s a great place to work, with a unique mix of a charity, broadcast and digital creative environment.
As an organisation, we have lived and worked with the military community for over 75 years, and we are incredibly proud of our roots.
Our radio, TV and digital channels boost the morale of the armed forces serving overseas – and their families – keeping them connected with home, while our agile distribution solutions are tailored to each local environment and infrastructure, providing media services wherever the armed forces are overseas.
Across a growing number of platforms, our captivating military storytelling is popular with both the armed forces community and curious civilians. And our creative, training and events services offer award-winning expertise and skills to defence and government.
We are an equal opportunities employer who actively encourages people from all cultural backgrounds and with disabilities to apply.
To apply, please send your C.V and a covering letter telling us why you fit the role and please state your salary expectations too, to [email protected]
Would you please also complete the Equality and Diversity Information Form provided on our website and return it as part of your application.
This advert has no close date, we reserve the right to close it at any time and interview candidates as and when they apply, therefore, we encourage applicants to apply as soon as they see the advert. Thank you.
We thank you for your interest and application. We can’t guarantee to be able to respond to all applicants, therefore, if we do not contact you within 28 days of applying, you have been unsuccessful. Please look out for other opportunities on our website http://jobs.bfbs.com
Job advert for full stack developer 12 month fixed term
This is an opportunity like no other to use your skills to help create media solutions for very special environments and people. Technically innovative, transformational and extremely rewarding – you will have a story to tell about your job. You will be encouraged to input your views and experience into the projects you are working on.
Summary of Duties:
Working as part of the Core Development team within BFBS Media Innovation, you’ll be involved in highly innovative software development. The team develop broadcast technology, helping to deliver rich media into difficult to reach locations. You’ll be a full stack developer working on cutting edge new functionality.
Working as part of agile development sprints.
Using Python and/or C to develop APIs and microservices.
Integrating via API with 3rd party systems.
Inputting into feature planning and estimations.
Reporting to the Head of Development you will be working very closely with the Core Development team and colleagues in Product and Delivery.