HRC Recruitment is currently working alongside a Game Studio based in Dundee who is looking to expand their team by hiring a Game Audio Engineer.
As a Game Audio Engineer, you will make the Game studio soundscape the best it can be. You will build and deliver on a plan to harness the creativity and apply industry-leading algorithms and methods to envelop the player in something that’s amazing, no matter whether the target platform is mobile, desktop, console or VR.
Day to day activities:
• Develop engine code that generates awesome audio for the studio.
• Select the right balance of human models, physical models, and ad-hoc algorithms to achieve the best outcome for each use case
• Carry the torch for the future of audio of the Studio’s games
• Optimize audio implementations to the game on different platforms
• Self-organize and take ownership of the project throughout its full lifecycle, with opportunities to help build a team that does the same.
What we want from you:
• Experienced in immersive interactive audio: Many years of working with interactive and physically based audio, generally in a gaming environment
• Fluent in signal processing: You understand human hearing modelling, physical modelling, and ad-hoc audio algorithms
• 2 years + experience at systems level C++, Unity, C# programming: Pointers, templates, and raw blocks of memory are tools to write high-performance code, not your enemies
• Able to adapt to a dynamic-everything environment where pre-computation isn’t possible
• Experienced in working with internal and external stakeholders to deliver projects that keep working once they’re done
• Comfortable in defining and championing a plan to improve audio capabilities over time, and marshal others to your cause
• You have helped develop a game engine from scratch, or done other similar projects
• You have worked on alternate and constrained platforms like consoles or mobile devices
To apply for this position please forward your CV using the ‘apply online’ link.
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