Games Audio Engineer

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Areas of Expertise:
Audio and Sound, Games and Level Design
North UK, Scotland
HRC Recruitment
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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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Tel: 0141 212 0381
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