Sound Designer

We are seeking a talented Audio Designer with a passion for creating world-class audio content for AAA and mobile platforms. You’ll be responsible for creating and implementing original SFX using our in-house library as well as sourcing new material to bolster the library as our Audio Team expands.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create AAA standard, original SFX using a range of sound design methods and techniques
  • Utilise both Unity’s core audio capabilities as well as FMOD middleware to produce excellent results in technical audio design
  • Assist the publishing team in the creation of trailers and other marketing materials
  • Represent audio interests within cross-discipline feature groups
  • Work closely with our new Audio Team to deliver AAA audio across all our games

JOB REQUIREMENTS: KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE

Ideally, you will have most or all of the following:

  • Demonstrable sound design skills
  • Good knowledge of audio middleware solutions, particularly FMOD.
  • Familiarity with Unity tools and workflows.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Learning new systems quickly
  • Good knowledge of field and studio recording
  • Familiarity with Foley recording and application
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A passion for playing and making games

We’ll be really pleased if you have:

  • Experience developing on iOS or Android
  • Experience and/or training in agile development
    • Experienced Reaper user
    • Experience using Soundly
    • Comfortable running dialogue sessions
    • Working experience writing code to implement audio in Unity
    • Bachelor’s degree in music, audio or post-production or other relevant training
    • Good musical knowledge as a musician and/or composer


WHY WORK FOR US? 

  • Competitive salary, reviewed annually
  • Contributory Pension scheme
  • In service Life Insurance
  • Duvet days off, increasing with length of service
  • An excellent office environment with free fruit
  • Monthly socials and twice-yearly epic parties
  • Beer Fridays every week
  • Town centre location
  • Staff training and development
  • Quarterly Wellness days (On-site massages, Yoga & nutritionally balanced snacks)
  • Private Medical Insurance for yourself
  • Free Parking pass (dependent on home location)
  • And a chance to shape and grow and benefit from the future of Pixel Toys.
Job Category: Audio Programming
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Leamington Spa

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