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Audio Manager - Amsterdam, Netherlands

Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Audio
Salary Negotiable
Location Other

Are you a creative Audio Manager, who strives to have a real impact on the quality of games and experiences? Do you have a high level of initiative and a strong sense of 'loving to get things done'? If the answer to both of these questions is yes, could you be joining Force Field as their new Audio Manager?

You'll lead the audio production of all Virtual Reality projects in the studio, both internally and with outsourcing partners. You will be responsible for ensuring that the sound effects and music of their games and experiences are among the best in the VR and video games markets.


You'd be working in an international creative and quality driven environment with enthusiastic colleagues, in a great spot to learn and share knowledge. There are loads of benefits on offer, but the best one for us would be that you're based in the heart of awesome Amsterdam! 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Test and selection of outsourcing partners, as well as communication and supervision during the outsourcing process
  • Shaping, communicating and guarding the audio direction for the games and projects
  • Reviewing audio deliverables, ensuring the overall creative vision, aural quality, and technical requirements
  • Hands-on audio design, engineering and integration, when required

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Extensive experience as an audio designer and engineer for video games
  • Experience with management of external production of sound effects, music, and voice recording
  • Technical audio skills and a solid understanding of game development pipelines
  • Established communication, people, presentation, organizational and documentation skills

BONUS SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Experience with development on multiple game platforms, with VR as an added bonus
  • A network of possible audio outsourcing partners
  • Good knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 and Wwise

Sound good to you? Get in touch with Sol on +44 (0) 1709 834777 or drop him an email at sol@aswift.com!