Careers

Careers

STV is Scotland’s home of news and entertainment. ​

People are at the heart of our business and our aim is to be a magnet for creative talent and an agile, creative and fun place to work.  

Creativity and innovation are key to our success and we offer exciting career opportunities for talented people across a wide range of roles.

If you believe you have what it takes to play a part in our future success, we'd love to hear from you. 

To apply for any of the roles listed below, please send a copy of your CV, detailing any relevant experience and qualifications, to hr@stv.tv. Please ensure that the subject line of the email contains the job title you are applying for. Alternatively, you can use the email hr@stv.tv button within each job description.  

Driving Scotland’s future creative economy

STV has confirmed investment in a new bursary scheme for Scottish students.  Working in partnership with the Royal Television Society, STV will offer 10 students from Scottish universities annual bursary funding of £1,000 for the duration of their degree, along with a comprehensive programme of work placements and mentoring opportunities at STV.  STV will also work closely with RTS Scotland to offer a wider programme of activities for students, including networking opportunities and industry insight sessions.  The support will help participants establish a network of industry contacts and gain a fuller insight into the range of career opportunities available within the creative industries.
 
Applications for the bursary scheme will be accepted until 30th June 2019. The scheme is open to students starting their course in 2019, as well as those who began their degree in 2018.  To apply please visit the RTS website https://rts.org.uk/education-training/rts-bursaries.

 


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Vacancies

  • Back End Developer (Mid - Senior) (Glasgow)

    Closing date: 13 March 2020

    The world of media streaming is fast-paced and constantly changing, and STV is determined to lead the way with our new digital strategy. Our development teams are working to transform our video streaming service, STV Player, into a world-class platform. As a Back End Developer, you will be working within cross-functional teams in STV Digital, delivering the back-end services that power the STV Player video streaming platform. You will own the services you work on from cradle to grave - helping product management and engineering leadership define the requirements and architecture, through to supporting the services running in production.

  • Back End Developer (Mid - Senior) (Dundee)

    Closing date: 13 March 2020

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Back End Developer to join our team based in Dundee. You will be working within cross-functional teams in STV Digital, delivering the back-end services that power the STV Player video streaming platform. The Player is going through a period of rapid growth, so it’s really important to craft scalable and resilient services that meet the growing demand on the streaming service. You will own the services you work on from cradle to grave - helping product management and engineering leadership define the requirements and architecture, through to supporting the services running in production. Many of our services are implemented in PHP, but it would be great if you have a passion for cloud computing (we use AWS), as we are increasingly moving towards a cloud-native architecture that utilises services such as Lambdas and a range of languages including Python and Go.

  • Front End Developer (Glasgow or Dundee)

    Closing date: 27 March 2020

    STV are on a mission to become Scotland’s digital entertainment hub. The world of media streaming is fast- paced and constantly changing and STV is determined to lead the way with our new digital strategy. Our development teams are working to transform our video streaming service, STV Player, into a world class platform. Our challenge is to blend leading-edge technology with intuitive user interfaces and engaging user experiences. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Front End Developer to join our cross-functional team within STV Digital, delivering the STV Player across our range of supported Connected TV platforms.