Overview

Your Mission
as an inspirational, discipline expert and leader in the field of computer game audio development, is to drive the audio team forward as a single unit as the Audio Director.

Areas for Impact
The audio in our games will change player experience like nothing else – it is critical that we get this right through your work to:

Establish and document the technical and artistic audio vision based on the creative direction
Define and communicate the audio vision to the team and provide all necessary visual and audio documents and references needed
Define and own the delivery plan for audio within the game in line with the project milestones.
Lead the team to create consistent, high quality video game audio in industry standard timelines through consistent and constructive critique.
Identify technical audio needs for the project and communicate them to the audio engineer
Define the musical direction and the process to select composers, in collaboration with the creative director of the project
Design and implement audio element integration processes by working in close collaboration with programmers and technical directors to ensure proper integration
Define and instigate best practices for the audio team as it pertains to game audio development
Coach and mentor team members to encourage their artistic and technical development so that they progress in their careers
Coordinate specific audio recording sessions to meet project needs, in collaboration with the project creative director

We’d like to hear from you if you identify with the following
Bachelor’s degree in music or audio or professional training in audio
Computer science training a benefit
At least eight years’ experience in audio production for video games
Experience working on at least 3 AAA titles in a senior capacity
Film or TV post-production experience a benefit
Ability to communicate a vision
Good communication skills
Organization skills
Ability to influence others
Ability to provide constructive feedback
Extensive musical knowledge as a musician and/or composer
Solid knowledge of studio audio equipment

While we think the above experience could be important, we’re keen to hear from people that believe they have valuable experience to bring to the role. If you identify with the team and mission, but not all of our requirements, then please still apply!!

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