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Audio Designer – AAA Games – North, UK – Fixed-Term Contract

OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Audio
Salary DOE
Location UK - Yorkshire, North East & Lincolnshire

OPM Response is excited to be working with one of the UK's most creative and stable independent game developers with a talented team of over 260 staff currently based in the North, UK. Since their inception in the early 2000s they have produced a series of successful titles across all gaming platforms for major games publishers. They are currently working on a couple of highly anticipated AAA projects as well as several other exciting unannounced projects.

 

Responsibilities:

They are looking for a talented Audio Designer with a passion for creating world class audio content to join the team on an unannounced AAA console title. This is an incredible opportunity to join their dedicated audio team to produce outstanding audio on one of their most exciting projects yet. You’ll be working alongside enthusiastic designers creating and implementing original SFX using their in-house library and field recordings as well as helping to source and record new material. You will:

 Create AAA standard, original SFX using a range of sound design methods and techniques
Have an in-depth understanding of Wwise middleware
Represent audio interests within cross-discipline feature groups
Work closely with our talented Audio Team to deliver AAA audio for their games

 

Requirements:

Essential

 Full cycle work experience as an Audio Designer on at least 2 shipped AAA title
Good knowledge of field and studio recording
Demonstrable sound design knowledge
Working experience with current gen console development/production
Ability to work to tight deadlines
An understanding of current developments in interactive audio
Advanced working knowledge of Wwise middleware

 

Desirable

Experienced Nuendo user
Experience working in sound to picture
Comfortable running dialogue sessions
Demonstrated skill with Multichannel sound design
Familiarity with Foley recording
Experience with applying musical knowledge to the design and implementation interactive music systems
Working experience of creating UE4 Blueprints or similar visual scripting

 

Benefits:

Our client offers a great benefits package including a generous holiday allowance, flexitime and an excellent employee benefits. Further incentives include days out, an epic Christmas party, birthday money, an onsite free gym and free fruit for everyone!

The successful candidates will receive a competitive salary dependant on their skills and experience.

 

To apply, please fill in the form below and with your CV and any portfolio work you can show. For further information about the role please contact Emma on +44 (0) 1206 214 415.