20 great new audio jobs at Meta Quest, Boom Post, Arturia, Sharkmob, GSC Game World, Woodland Games, Spotify, Believer, Frozen District, Criterion, Cygames, Uchostudio, Publicis Le Pont, Red FM, University of York, Ubisoft, Elevation, and Descriptive Video Works

By October 19, 2023Audio Jobs
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We came across interesting new jobs at GSC Game World, Frozen District, Spotify, and Believer Entertainment:

  • GSC Game World is looking for an experienced Sound Engineer for S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl (Ukraine)
  • Woodland Games is hiring a Sound Designer / Composer with Unity experience for Autopsy Simulator (Poland)
  • Spotify is seeking a Music Associate to join the India Music team under the Early Career Program (MH, India)
  • Believer Entertainment needs an Audio Director to help craft the sonic landscape for their ambitious first project (CA, US)

To learn more about these featured jobs, scroll down to see their full descriptions 👇

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Highlight – sound stories this week:

Sound Engineer
Company: GSC Game World
Location: Kyiv, Ukraine
Job description

We are looking for an experienced Sound Engineer to join our team in Kyiv.

If you are interested or know someone who would be, please do not hesitate to reach out to me!

Let’s connect and discuss the opportunity 😊

Sound Designer / Composer
Company: Woodland Games
Location: Zdalnie, Poland
Job description
Do naszego zespołu Woodland Games do projektu Autopsy Simulator szukamy osoby na stanowisko Sound Designer i/lub kompozytora.
Autopsy Simulator to gra w której wcielasz się w patomorfologa wykonującego sekcje w grze, która jest połączeniem horroru z symulatorem.

Twoje obowiązki
  • Tworzenie efektów dźwiękowych takich jak: interakcje postaci z otoczeniem, odgłosy otoczenia, dźwięki podstawowych mechanik gry, UI.
  • Komponowanie motywów muzycznych wzbogacających grę, zarówno ambientowych jak i wyraźnych motywów.
  • Dobieranie odpowiednich sampli korzystając z bibliotek dźwiękowych.
  • Nagrywanie efektów dźwiękowych przy użyciu rejestratora oraz ich edycja.
  • Tworzenie eventów dźwiękowych w silniku FMOD.
  • Balansowanie poziomów dźwięku i brzmienia dla różnych konfiguracji odsłuchowych.
  • Praca przynajmniej nad jednym projektem 3D w Unity w charakterze Sound Designera.
  • Umiejętność komponowania mrocznych melodii, ambientowych, nietypowych.
  • Doświadczenie w pracy z FMOD.
  • Znajomość dowolnego programu DAW.
  • Podstawowa wiedza na temat udźwiękowienia gier.
  • Umiejętności pracy w zespole i zaangażowania się w projekt
  • Sumiennego podejścia do wykonywanych zadań – umiejętności dotrzymywania deadline’ów
Co oferujemy?
  • Atrakcyjne wynagrodzenie
  • Praca nad atrakcyjnym projektem z dużym światowym wydawcą (Team17)
  • Wynagrodzenie zależne od umiejętności
  • Długoterminową współpracę
  • Pracę z fajnym zespołem
  • Opiekę medyczną
  • Pakiet multisport

We are looking for a Sound Designer and/or composer to join our Woodland Games team for the Autopsy Simulator project.
Autopsy Simulator is a game in which you play the role of a pathologist performing autopsies in a game that is a combination of horror and simulator.

Your responsibilities
  • Creating sound effects such as character interactions with the environment, ambient sounds, sounds of basic game mechanics, UI.
  • Composing musical motifs that enrich the game, both ambient and explicit motifs.
  • Selecting appropriate samples using sound libraries.
  • Recording sound effects using a recorder and editing them.
  • Creating sound events in the FMOD engine.
  • Balancing sound levels and tone for different listening configurations.
  • Work on at least one 3D project in Unity as a Sound Designer.
  • The ability to compose dark, ambient, unusual melodies.
  • Experience working with FMOD.
  • Knowledge of any DAW.
  • Basic knowledge of game sound.
  • Ability to work in a team and get involved in the project
  • A conscientious approach to the tasks performed – the ability to meet deadlines
What we offer?
  • Attractive salary
  • Working on an attractive project with a large global publisher (Team17)
  • Salary depends on skills
  • Long-term cooperation
  • Working with a nice team
  • Medical care
  • Multisport package
Send your CV + possible portfolio to: jobs@woodland.games with ‘Sound Designer’ in the subject
Source: Skillshot.pl
Music Associate
Company: Spotify
Location: Mumbai, MH, India
Job description

Spotify is looking for a team member to join the India Music team under the Early Career Program. The Early Career Program is an immersive 18-month program that brings early career talent in SAMEA to Spotify to learn about the audio business. As a program participant, you will make a significant impact on your team and the business, contributing your insights and ideas to the exciting work that we do. This program includes learning & development opportunities, mentorship, and a number of team-building and social activities, so that you will have a well-rounded experience and be completely engaged in the culture of the company.

In this role, you will be responsible for building and handling relationships with external partners, including artist & listener communities, colleges, and businesses. You will work to identify potential partnerships and opportunities for collaboration and will be responsible for developing and implementing outreach and engagement strategies to support our Music mission. You will supplement this by working with the editorial team for music and social media trends, Gen Z point of view and competitor analysis.

The position will work closely with the Lead – Music Culture & Communities, Editorial team and the Artist & Label Partnerships team based in Mumbai and may require travel within India.

This program is over the course of 18 months.

What You'll Do
  • Work closely with music/marketing project leads to develop music community outreach plans
  • Develop local insights & adapt global success stories to the India context
  • Identify & engage high growth-high engagement music communities
  • Develop programs & campaigns to engage music communities
  • Lead execution on community engagement projects
  • Coordinating with all language editors for different projects and bringing in a GenZ point of view
  • Observing social media trends across languages
  • Competition tracking and analysis; finding content gaps and opportunities
  • Collaborate with marketing & media teams and agencies to develop plans for community projects
  • Handling outreach with communities and developing innovative plans to market music genres
  • Write and edit outreach materials, including presentations and newsletters
Who You Are
  • Graduate / Post-Graduate in Business, Marketing, Journalism, or Media Studies
  • You are passionate about music
  • You are deeply curious about internet culture, social media, and how these enable communities
  • You have a flair for written & verbal communication, and a strong understanding of the content production process
  • You are keen on developing an outstanding & innovative point of view on audio entertainment in India
  • You are passionate about enabling fandom & community-led growth as a way of getting in touch with new audiences
  • You are highly organized, with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Our global benefits
  • Extensive learning opportunities, through our dedicated team, GreenHouse.
  • All The Feels, our employee assistance program and self-care hub.
  • Social events, everything from fikas and team outings to concerts, panels and talks.
  • Flexible public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefs.
  • Spotify Premium Account, listen without limits with a free employee account.
  • Swag, a Spotify welcome kit and official merch you can’t get anywhere else.
Audio Director
Company: Believer Entertainment
Location: Los Angeles, CA, US
Job description

We're looking to build a world-class team of game-makers: folks bursting with creativity, who balance candor with compassion, and always, always, always hold themselves and their peers accountable to what's best for players.

We are currently looking for an Audio Director to join us and help craft the sonic landscape for our studio, starting with our ambitious first project. As we embark on the creation of an entirely new intellectual property (IP), we're looking for a visionary Audio Director to lead all aspects of audio production, as well as play an individual contributor role during the early phases of development. At Believer, our signature “Studio Style” will be a harmonious blend of art, narrative, audio, and music. We feel that each of these parts is equally important when it comes to creating the absolute best creative experience for our players. You will report to our Chief Creative Officer.

What You'll Do:
  • Develop a creative audio vision that aligns with our studio's artistic and narrative direction, enhancing player immersion and engagement
  • Become a necessary part of our prototype development team, implementing first takes of sound and music to help establish our world
  • Lead, inspire, and manage a team of audio professionals, including sound designers, voiceover artists, and composers, promoting a collaborative work environment
  • Oversee the creation and integration of immersive sound effects and ambient audio to enrich gameplay and storytelling
  • Collaborate with voice actors and casting directors to ensure voice performances that bring our characters and narrative to life
  • Work with composers to create a captivating musical score that not only complements but becomes an important part of our game's universe
  • Stay at the forefront of audio technology and tools, ensuring the audio production pipeline is efficient and aligned with industry best practices
  • Collaborate closely with our art and narrative teams to ensure seamless integration of audio elements into the overarching creative vision
You Are a Great Fit If:
  • You have 8+ years of professional experience in game audio, including 3+ years in a leadership role overseeing all aspects of audio production
  • You have a creative vision for audio in games, demonstrated by a portfolio showcasing your ability to create memorable and immersive audio experiences
  • You want to jump in and kick-start the audio/music exploration during prototype development, establishing early takes on a studio sound
  • You are proficient in audio software, middleware, and game engines, with an understanding of audio technology
  • You have a deep love for music and understand its profound role in storytelling, gameplay, and player engagement within the gaming industry

If you're ready to redefine the audio landscape and contribute to our studio's signature style, we invite you to join us on this exciting journey. Submit your resume, cover letter, and a link showcasing your best work.

Please note – research shows that certain groups of candidates may not apply to jobs unless they meet every single requirement. If you see yourself at Believer but don't check every single requirement, we would still love to be in touch with you for current and future opportunities.

What we offer: Annual salary range: 196k-238k

Making great games is hard, so we do our best to make the other parts less hard.
  • Great compensation package and equity
  • Medical, dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, and life insurance. Believer pays 100% of monthly costs for these plans
  • 401(k) with 100% employer matching up to 6% of salary
  • Access to Rightway service to help you navigate health insurance
  • Spring Health mental health services
  • 10 observed holidays + 10 days for Winter Break and "Take What You Need" PTO policy
  • Remote-friendly team #LI-Remote
  • We are committed to continuing to expand our benefits and perks to support all Believers

Believer is committed to creating a diverse environment where Believers of all backgrounds can do their best work and grow professionally. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

About The Believer Company

Believer is a global games company with developers all over the world, headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

We've built our lives around creating and serving games we're proud of — from Words With Friends to League of Legends, from Destiny to Plants vs. Zombies. We hope you've enjoyed them, and if our wishes have come true, you're still playing them today.

We still think this is just the beginning.

We are Believers, bonded together by a deep love for players, and a commitment to put them at the center of the games we create, the worlds we build, the stories we tell, and the business we run to keep the fun going for as long as players keep believing.

Source: Grackle HQ

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