Lead Audio Designer

We are looking for a Lead Audio Designer to join the core game development team of Nine to Five.
You will be working with the audio team on polishing current and setting, creating & polishing the future vision and style for the unique audio and music experience of the FPS games and leading the audio team in implement the vision.

Responsibilities

  • Together with the team, defining vision and style of the unique audio and music environment of the game.
  • Hands-on working with the team on the style and feel of the game.
  • Leading the audio team and providing support for the team on developing their skills on professional level where possible.
  • Together with the team building and managing the sound FX libraries.
  • Scheduling and running various recording sessions, varying from realistic and physical to fictional and descriptive sounds.
  • Hands on authoring and integrating sounds into the game, polishing and optimizing the content.

Requirements

  • Shipped at least 2 PC or Console game in the audio designer role
  • Shipped at least 1 PC or Console game in the Lead Audio Designer or Audio Director role
  • 7+ years of experience in game audio
  • 3+ years management experience leading teams of creatives
  • In-depth knowledge of Wwise and its plugins
  • Ability to plan, prepare and manage audio recording sessions, both internally and externally
  • Passion and good understanding of weapon sound and effects
  • Experience working in game engines and systems
  • Experience with working with in game reverbs, audio occlusion etc.
  • Experience with interactive music and its implementation
  • Experience handling outsourcing for audio and music production
  • Working in-house with the team

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Shipped at least 1 game on Unreal Engine 3 or 4
  • Experience in music composing and recordings

Why should you join Redhill Games?

  • We have a great team of passionate game developers so you will not be alone!
  • We value character – we are all different but have a common purpose. We respect each other’s talent and contribution.
  • We are very international – in the team we already have representatives of 20 countries!
  • We speak the same language – Yes, it’s English! Among other languages we have Finnish, Arabic, Bulgarian, Czech, Dutch, French, Hebrew, Hindi, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese and Greek.
  • We love, play and develop games – you will always have someone to play with!
  • Our office is conveniently located downtown Helsinki, with tons of options for transportation, shops and restaurants all within reach.
  • If Finland is not your base, we will help you relocate and you will get to love the country of Moomins, Santa and coffee! 
  • Last but not least – we offer competitive compensation and good benefits!

You feeling it?

Just press the little red button below to send us e-mail (jobs@redhillgames.com). Tell us a bit about yourself and don’t forget to include a link to your portfolio and your CV/LinkedIn! We would love to know more about you.