Role

Responsible for the creation and management of high quality game audio content and Integration

Key Responsibilities

Proficiency
  • 3 or more years of games industry experience, with proven experience designing and delivering high quality Audio
  • Creative flair for Audio – an appreciation for what drives moments of gameplay via Sound Effects – including custom recordings and library
  • Experience using Wwise or FMOD
  • Team player with a passion for overcoming daily challenges attributed to creating awesome Sound in games
  • Experience using Unreal Engine
Creativity
  • Responsible for creating and implementing sound effects, responding to direction from the Audio Director on audio aesthetics and sound design feedback
  • Using techniques, such as location, studio recording, or Foley recording in addition to utilizing pre-recorded in-house and commercial material
  • Take ownership of areas of the games audio; researching and planning out the delivery of the required audio assets, while working closely with Audio team to develop and improve audio systems and tools
  • Implement and mix audio content into the game using 3rd party software and our in-house tools, ensuring that the resulting sounds are up to AAA standards in quality, creativity and optimization
Reliability
  • Accurately predict production timelines and ensure deadlines are clearly communicated and achieved
  • Produce and circulate clear documentation of production guidelines and best working practices
  • Willing to acquire new knowledge and skills
  • Maintains a project asset list and clearly documents progress.
  • Ensures the defined file naming and folder structure convention is maintained throughout the project
  • Presents results weekly, regularly updating the Audio Director as to the status of the production
  • Identifies problems in his/her area/department, solves them and (if not possible) escalates them to his/her manager
  • Display a positive working attitude within the workplace with the aim to motivate and inspire colleagues
Key Behavioral Competencies
  • Teamwork and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills in order to communicate ideas clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Self-motivated, flexible and practical
Key Technical Skills/Knowledge
  • Can create immersive and emotive audio
  • Able to implement using established audio tools
  • Familiarity with the usual audio software