Data Engineer


  • £35,000 - £42,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • Full time, permanent contract (36 hours per week)
  • Hybrid working (minimum of 2 days and a maximum of 4 days per week in the office)

Independent and not-for-profit, the BBFC is here to help everyone in the UK – especially children and families – choose age-appropriate films, videos and websites, wherever and however they watch or use them. 

We are committed to using AI to evolve and leverage over 110 years of experience in media compliance and regulation. We are on a mission to harness this extensive knowledge to create scalable solutions that align with our core mission of supporting audiences to make safe and informed viewing choices.

As a Data Engineer in our organisation, you'll play a crucial role in shaping this innovative new technology, with the aim of supporting the industry to meet the changing ways that audiences now enjoy content. As part of a dynamic team, the successful candidate will provide integral support on the two main projects currently in progress: an AI solution that identifies and tags content issues, as well as a separate tool that will determine and assign international age ratings. Further information about these solutions is available on our website here. 

Working closely with influential collaborators, including the University of Bath (UoB) and Amazon Web Services (AWS), this is an outstanding opportunity for the ideal candidate to develop their skills and expedite their career growth. For additional information about the role, please download the job profile.

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter outlining your suitability for the post to Hamira Saddique, HR Manager, BBFC, 3 Soho Square, London W1D 3HD or email to  The closing date for receipt of applications is 4pm on Wednesday 6 December 2023.

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