Audio Software Engineer

Force Field is looking for an Audio talent to support 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 our games and experiences are among the best in the VR and video games markets. You have a longstanding passion for audio and VR games and you are excited of working closely with sound designers and composers to help create compelling and epic features that will help immerse our players into the VR universe.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

With some guidance you will work closely with the audio manager, serving as an audio programmer for the company. You are responbile for: 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

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

ABOUT YOU:

  • You are passionate about game design and you love to create new things
  • You are comfortable with working under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • EU citizen or eligible to work in the EU
  • You have a very good knowledge of English, both oral and written

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • A great work-life balance with a zero-crunch policy
  • Working in a creative and quality driven environment with enthusiastic colleagues
  • A great company to learn and share knowledge
  • Benefits according to experience and job
  • Studio location in the heart of Amsterdam

For this vacancy we only consider candidates that are eligible to work in the EU (no visa required).

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