Salary on application
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Permanent | Full Time
Audio Programmer in Sheffield
We’re looking for a talented Audio Programmer to join the team at this award-winning studio in Sheffield. Your role as an Audio Programmer will involve working closely with the audio team to be a key driver of audio quality and will require you to have a solid background in AAA games. This exciting opening is a great chance for an experienced Audio Programmer to join a studio that is enjoying huge success year on year, this is your chance to become a part of it!
We have an extraordinary opportunity for a talented Audio Programmer with an excellent knowledge of and passion for enabling leading audio content in console games. Working closely with the audio team on a huge but unannounced AAA console title with a clear vision of how to make our title truly stand out from the competition.
As an Audio Programmer, you will benefit from a sociable and supportive culture, as well as the option of flexitime in order to maintain a healthy work-life balance and several other great perks.
Audio Programmer responsibilities:
Develop tools for game code integration, music management, VO management, etc.
Maintain and implement audio capabilities in Unreal/Wwise
Support Sound Designers and the entire development team
Develop audio code and content optimisation
Key requirements for this role in Sheffield:
Background in the game industry
Knowledge of how audio fits into game architectures and pipelines
Proficient and significant experience of using C/C++
Good knowledge of Wwise
Experience in writing and maintaining audio systems from the base audio engine to game code, music and tools
Excellent debugging skills
This is an exciting opportunity to join a thriving studio in the heart of Sheffield. If you’re passionate about games and creating a beautiful player experience and you want to be a part of a successful studio in a rewarding environment, then this could be the next step in your career.
As well as the benefits mentioned above, this studio offers a cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers and a very sociable work environment with several events organised throughout the year. On top of this, you will be working in a team of driven individuals, where each member is encouraged to be themselves and you can be sure that each person’s input will be valued and will have an impact on the end product.
Tags: Audio Programmer, SFX Programmer, Sound Programmer, AAA Games, AAA Studio, AAA Programmer, C++, Cpp, Cplusplus, C++ Programmer
A little bit about the city: Sheffield
Sheffield is a big city with the feel of a small town, with a booming creative industry that has been recognised as the best in the North, this vibrant city welcomes talent and innovation. Lying partly within the Peak District, Sheffield has been nicknamed ‘The Outdoor City’ allowing plenty of opportunity for adventure, from mountain biking to visiting a tropical greenhouse. Sheffield also boasts a wealth of culture including theatres and the National Videogame Museum. Thanks to strong transport links, Sheffield is also easily reached from other major cities such as Leeds and Nottingham.
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