Senior Audio Engineer

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Posted
September 22, 2021
Full Time
Anywhere
Remote

Hidden Leaf Games is an indie game development studio founded with the mission of delivering a world-class experience that focuses on competition, progression and social play. We believe games are meant to be played together, regardless of skill level or platform. At our core, we’re players who deeply value the social and community interactions that competitive moments  have to offer. We believe that competitive games create lasting moments and are committed to recreating that experience for others to enjoy.

We’re looking for a Senior Audio Engineer to join our Technical Art team, helping the team drive projects from inception to finish. Using your passion and creativity, you will help develop the audio best practices, collaborate with artists, designers and engineers and help establish the vision for audio in the world of Fangs.

Responsibilities:

  • Record, design and edit sounds for various heroes and environments
  • Help establish an audio identity for the game client and Fangs world as a whole
  • Identify opportunities around optimization and implementation around SFX
  • Balance the artistic direction with gameplay clarity needs.
  • Find creative ways to deliver within the vision while staying within the performance limits
  • Identify new opportunities to incorporate technology to increase audio workflow efficiency and best practices

Required Qualifications:

  • 3-5+ years of professional experience as a audio engineer in games
  • Familiar with audio tools, middleware and key audio systems
  • Knowledge of key sound design creation tools and libraries (synths, plugins, FMOD, Wwise)
  • Experience working in Unreal, or other game engine tools and plugins

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in UE4
  • Familiar with game development process and collaborating across multiple teams
  • Worked on or shipped a video game in the past
  • Worked on music composition or theory in a professional setting in the past

About Us

We're a venture-funded game studio based across the world looking to create games meant to be played with anyone, anywhere. Our mission is to create core PvP games that focus on competitive mastery, core progression and social play. If you're looking to join a team that allows tons of creative freedom, ownership and moves fast, please apply!

We're hiring artists, engineers, a marketing associate, and producers. Click here to view (and share) all of our open roles.


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