Audio Programmer

Guildford, UK, Permanent

Ref: PROG1812003

With a passion to deliver experiences such as high-end interactive drama and immersive VR, Supermassive Games is carving a unique and exciting path in the games industry. Want to join us on the journey?

The Story

An exceptional opportunity to join a team that has customised Unreal Engine 4 to build a suite of powerful, world-class systems and tools that underpin our games. Now we need your help to take this to the next level.

What we're looking for:

  • Expert in C++ with strong contributions to shipped games on console and PC
  • Expert experience of audio middleware such as Wwise or FMOD
  • Expert knowledge of game engines such as UE4 or Unity
  • Desire to innovate on emerging spatial audio technologies / APIs
  • Clear communication within the audio and wider dev teams
  • Leadership in developing clear technical strategy
  • Practical and pragmatic approach

Responsibilities:

You will be a key part of the core team for one of our games. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assess audio feature requirements working closely with the audio director, tech director and sound designers
  • Create new and update existing game systems, from player facing code to production use
  • Develop and maintain cutting-edge workflows, tools and pipelines to maximise efficiency
  • Innovate in emerging areas such as spatial audio as the projects demand
  • Collaborate with other disciplines to achieve the highest quality unified player experience
  • Produce code to high standards of readability, reliability and performance

We'd be especially impressed by:

  • In-depth knowledge of the Wwise audio API
  • Detailed knowledge of SDK and requirements of PS4, XB One, PC and other consoles
  • Experience extending the UE4 editor and runtime
  • Experience implementing advanced spatial audio features

You also need to be:

  • Flexible and open-minded
  • Determined and self-motivated
  • Prepared to rise to a challenge
  • Always striving for quality
  • Creative and innovative

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