Sound Designer

Activision team

Description

As a Sound Designer at Infinity Ward, you will use your technical and creative audio skills to bring life to the action in our next big adventure. Joining an award winning team, you will help create a cinematic soundscape for our next AAA title from inception, leveraging your passion, experience and critical thinking to help guide team decisions and provide valuable input to your peers. All while applying your own craft to deliver experiences that exceed player expectations. As a team member in the audio discipline, you’ll contribute to the overall excellence of the game, while challenging yourself to learn and grow.
Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to all aspects of sound design, implementation, post-production, and audio engineering.
  • Create and implement sound effects.
  • Assist with field recordings.
  • Assist with audio R&D and tool development.
  • Coordinate with game designers and the audio team to reach audio aesthetic goals.
  • Demonstrable passion for developing high quality audio and games.
  • Seek and be open to feedback and suggestions from others.
  • Be flexible and responsive to the needs of the team and value working relationships.

Requirements

  • 3+ years of industry related experience (with one or more published AAA game credits).
  • Audio recording, processing, and mixing skills – particularly with sound effects and dialog.
  • Knowledge and experience with current pro audio tools, such Pro-Tools, Sound Forge, Waves and other high-end plug-ins, etc. – as well as professional outboard gear, recording gear, and - microphones.
  • Understanding of next gen console audio functionality and capabilities.
  • Excellent PC/Mac skills and proficiency with word-processing, spreadsheet, and database applications.
  • Excellent organization and communication skills.
  • Good work ethic and a positive attitude.
  • Surround or Dolby Atmos mixing experience is a plus.
  • Scripting skills is a plus.

How to apply

Apply via link

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Activision is more than just the leading developer and publisher of video games; we are the creators of some of the world’s biggest, most ground-breaking titles in the industry. Our portfolio includes Call of Duty® and Crash Bandicoot™. Activision is a division of Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI), headquartered in Santa Monica, California with locations across the globe. Activision Blizzard is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology, and entertainment. A member of the S&P 500 and recognized on the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, Activision Blizzard has operations throughout the world with approximately 10,000 employees and players in 196 countries.

Job Details

Posted on Jun 21

Austin, TX, USA

Full time

Mid