Audio Designer

Guildford, UK, Permanent

Ref: AUDIO1702001

We are looking for an experienced and talented Sound Designer to join our accomplished in-house Audio team.

If you appreciate the importance of audio in delivering visceral engagement within a game, and also how subtle detail and emotionally-driven sound design can enhance a player’s immersion, then we’d very much like to hear from you.

Experience is essential for this position and the successful candidate will need to have broad sound design proficiency in all core audio disciplines, as well as strong technical skills to realise the audio direction in game.

The role suits a self-motivated, self-managing individual who exceeds in their field and has a desire for excellence. You’ll be aiming to stretch your own knowledge of game audio further and grow within the company as new opportunities arise.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Own, plan and deliver to quality large areas of the project’s audio experience
  • Concept, create and integrate, narrative enhancing, immersive sound design
  • Work closely with the Audio Director to establish and further the audio direction
  • Manage other team members or shoots when required

Key skills and experience

  • 5 years+ experience working in sound design / game sound, with one AAA game cycle
    • Film / linear post-production skills beneficialBroad sound design / creation in all audio areas evidenced in a showreel
  • Unreal Engine experience
  • Excellent proficiency with Audiokinetic’s Wwise
  • Expert knowledge of DAW and sample editor
  • Expert recording skills for sfx and foley, studio and external environments
  • Ability to manage the demands of numerous people and tasks

Other desirable skills and knowledge:

  • Good understanding of music theory
  • Understanding of simple coding techniques

The candidate should have:

  • A highly positive and proactive work ethic.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and negotiation skills.
  • A desire to learn and improve on their skillset.

You also need to be:

  • Flexible and open-minded
  • Determined and self-motivated
  • Prepared to rise to a challenge
  • Obsessed with quality
  • Team-focussed
  • Creative and innovative

Apply now - email your CV to jobs@supermassivegames.com

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