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BBC Overview

London, England
10000+ employees
1922
Government
TV Broadcasting & Cable Network
Unknown / Non-Applicable
ITV, Channel 4, Sky
You might say "The Beeb" puts Britain on the air. British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a publicly financed broadcasting company and the dominant force in TV and radio in the UK. It operates eight television channels offering a mix ... Read more

Mission: Our mission

To enrich people's lives with programmes and services that inform, educate and entertain.

.Our values

Trust is the foundation of the BBC: we are independent, impartial and ... Read more


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2017 (#18)

BBC Reviews

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in London, England
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BBC full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good tech, many teams n technologies

    Cons

    Sometimes no joined up thinking between teams n no bonuses

    Advice to Management

    More cross team efficiencies to save money

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BBC Photos

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BBC Interviews

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    Data Journalist Interview

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    Sent application via university, was invited to interview with university representative and the assistant editor. I found out the response after 5 days, and received positive feedback as to how well I had interviewed

    Interview Questions

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BBC Awards & Accolades

  • Britain's Top 100 Graduate Employers(#6), The Sunday Times (UK), 2012
  • Webby Awards, Webby's, 2009
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