|Listed on:||10th November|
|Location:||London or Home Working|
|Salary Notes:||Competitive + Benefits|
Core Front End Engineer (On-Demand)
London (Grays Inn Road) or Home Working
Closing date: Monday 13th December 2021
Why you should join us...
Simply put, as a Media and Entertainment brand at heart, we are people-focussed and place a huge emphasis on innovation. Our culture is everything to us and our engineering team power the platforms for our stars on screen to shape the future.
Here at ITV we are undergoing a major digital transformation drive, across all of our platforms, including overhauling our On-Demand, the home of ITV Hub and BritBox
With the rapid shift in industry trends, from VOD streaming to programmatic AI and ever-changing consumer tastes, accelerating the demand for high-quality, high-volume content delivery at scale, we are looking to leverage our long-standing reputation, as the largest commercial TV network in the UK, in order to create a technology-first media platform that caters to an increasingly diverse worldwide audience.
What you'll be doing:
As a Front End Engineer you will join the On Demand department, focussing on highly responsive, mobile-first front-end solutions, utilising the React Framework, for the Video-On-Demand, Catch-Up and New Original Content markets in the UK.
These platforms serve millions of hours of content, to 40m+ customers, across connected TV, Mobile, tablet and Desktop. You will work closely with colleagues from all disciplines, across cross-functional product teams, to meet our increasing scaling demands and ensure our diverse platforms are competitive in an ever-expanding market. Some of the key responsibilities are as follows:
To be considered for this opportunity you will need to demonstrate the following skills (minimum role criteria):
ITV strongly encourages applications for this role from candidates with a disability and, as a Disability Confident Leader, if you meet the minimum criteria for a role and you have declared that you have a disability, we'll guarantee you'll get to the next stage*.
We're happy to discuss any support/personalisation you may need during our application process as part of our reasonable adjustments approach. So we encourage you to get in touch with us if you require anything.
We are fully committed to embracing flexible hybrid-working options. You may have to come in occasionally, but the rest is up to you! Most importantly, we are in the entertainment business after all - with fun shows, the likes of Love Island, to live sporting events including the Euros and World Cup. We want you to have fun and enjoy your work!
We reach millions of people everyday, that's why having diverse talents and being an organisation where colleagues feel included is crucial to us. We have various networks who celebrate and support our colleagues. We try to embed an inclusive mindset in everything we do.
* There may be a few exceptions where we are not able to take all eligible candidates to the next stage due to the volume of applications.
Contact Name: ITV
Job ID: 3003353