Nik Rahmel is the software engineering manager for News Labs. He has been with the BBC since 2015, working as a software engineer and team lead in Content Production Systems, News Apps, and iPlayer.
He holds a PGCert in Technology Management from the Open University and a BSc in IT Management for Business from the University of Exeter. There he was also Station Manager of the local Student TV station, winning several National Student Television Awards, and today he is Secretary of the Student Television Alumni Network.
Before joining the BBC, Nik worked at Brandwatch in Brighton. Outside of work he is still an avid hobby photographer with the occasional freelance gig.