Audio Director

Fulltime
Timonium, MD
Posted 2 weeks ago

Oxide Games is currently seeking a full-time Audio Director to join our expanding team of industry veterans for work on a AAA title published by Microsoft. Qualified individuals will be required to work hands on to set the benchmark of quality for assets in their area of expertise and also be organized, with excellent communication skills, and to support both internal and external outsource audio resources.

 

Responsibilities

  • Work with your small team to design, create, and manage original audio content, working closely with team leads in other disciplines
  • Develop and set the overall audio tone of the game
  • Work closely with external composer and sound designers and providers
  • Be a role model, inspire and mentor other sound designers and composers in best practices and procedures for asset production
  • Assist in implementation and creation of audio assets and music using proprietary tools and techniques
  • Create and maintain documentation, planning, scheduling, internal/ external assignment preparation and critiques as required.
  • Work with writer and creative leads to cast VO actors and manage delivery and implementation of in-game VO

 

Qualifications

  • 10+ years experience as a professional sound designer or composer, with 3+ years management experience
  • Expertise in audio recording, processing, and mixing
  • Willing and eager to work with a proprietary engine and support its future development
  • Proficient with standard industry tools like Pro Tools, Sibelius, and Wwise,
  • with a desire to support and have input into the creation of new systems and tools to help support future production
  • Experienced working with both internal and outsourced audio team resources and pipelines
  • Familiarity with a variety of audio specifications across game platforms
  • Musical proficiency

 

Bonus Qualifications

  • Degree in music or related field
  • Basic programming, scripting or markup skills, such as in C, XML, or Lua

Job Features

Job CategoryAudio

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