YouView to hire 50 new recruits, doubling its tech team

DTG member YouView, who now have pride of place in more than one million UK homes, has announced it's seeking to recruit more members to its technology team in a major drive which will expand the tech team by more than 50%.

YouView are looking for 50 new developers, test engineers and project managers within the next year and the announcement comes after a recent agreement by all the company's shareholders to a new five year funding settlement.

The new recruits to the company will work on IP-delivered video, HTML5 and cloud-based services “across a wide range of devices, in a fast-paced environment at the forefront of the UK TV industry" according to a YouView spokesperson.

Piers Lomax, Head of Engineering, YouView said, “YouView is a young, ambitious company creating products that are used by millions of customers.

“We’re looking for talented people who can bring new ideas to our tech teams and help create the consumer devices, mobile apps and highly scalable network services that will continue to move YouView forward.”

YouView will have a placement this weekend at Silicon Milkroundabout, the tech recruitment fair at the Old Truman Brewery in London, it's first big push towards filling these new vacancies.

DTG Staff  |  09.05.2014

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