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Graduate Software DevOps Engineer

Job/scheme locations: 
The location for this role is in our London Office at Newman Street
Type of opportunity: 
Graduate scheme
Application deadline: 

About Us
Arqiva is a leading UK communications infrastructure company enabling a vibrant digital economy. We’re the people behind the scenes who make connections happen. We help millions of voices to reach billions of eyes and ears through TV, radio and mobile. And we work with everyone from utility companies to independent radio groups and major broadcasters, such as the BBC, ITV and BskyB. Every day our infrastructure and associated services enable millions of people and machines to connect wherever they are through TV, radio, mobile and machine-to-machine data services. Our advanced networks support the huge growth of connected devices and the ever-increasing demand for data from smartphones to tablets through to connected TVs and smart meters. 

This exciting opportunity sits within the Media Cloud Platforms team based in Central London. This is an agile software development team, responsible for developing and maintaining Arqiva’s media cloud platforms. These are solutions for managing, processing and distributing video services using virtualised and cloud-based technologies. Recent projects included delivering the History channel’s programmes to Amazon Prime Video, building a system to deliver TV programme data to Freeview play’s 7 million active users and packaging live football matches for a major US broadcaster direct-to-consumer service. 

The Role
The role is as a Development Operations (“DevOps”) Engineer, supporting the development and operation of media processing and management software operating in the public cloud using continuous development and integration techniques.  


  • Using automation to solve software problems 

  • Writing code to manage a broad variety of cloud-based infrastructure 

  • Working alongside experienced engineers to promote industry best practices 

  • Research and problem solving – often on cutting edge technologies 

The location for this role is in our London Office at Newman Street however you may be required to travel to other sites, so a degree of flexibility is required.  

What we are looking for

  • Minimum 2:2 degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar subject.  

  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills  

  • Experience or understanding of software and programming languages  

  • A genuine interest in the technology 

  • Willingness to learn and develop within the role. 

Next Steps 

All applications must be made online.

Our application process follows 3 stages;  

  • Online application form 

  • Telephone interview 
    Approximately 30 minutes with competency-based questions focused on Arqiva values and the role requirements 

  • Assessment centre 
    These will take place April – May 2020 at our Crawley Court campus just outside Winchester and comprising an interview, group exercise, presentation, a tour of our offices and a chance to meet our team 

This role will close on Sunday 26th April 2020 at 11:59pm. 

Please ensure you apply in enough time before the deadline as applications will be screened on an ongoing basis. 

Should you have any queries regarding this role, please contact us at or on 020 7654 7255.

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More about this vacancy

England, London
Number of vacancies: 
Up to 5