Audio Engineer

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Posted
May 12, 2021
Contract
Anywhere
Remote

**This position has been closed.**

We are looking for an Audio Engineer to help design interactive audio for a new immersive game currently in development. Under the supervision of the Audio Director / Composer and in collaboration with our gameplay and narrative designers, you will assist with creating and implementing programmatic audio systems, as well as mixing and mastering in-game audio for target platforms.

This position can be part-time and/or remote; however, we are ideally looking for someone to eventually join us full-time at our office in beautiful Boulder, Colorado.

Responsibilities

  • Designing systems for reactive music, original sound effects, and dialogue in FMOD
  • Integrating those FMOD audio systems into Unity using both built-in and custom tools
  • Work with and follow directions from the Audio Director / Composer
  • Assist with the optimization, mixing, and mastering of in-game audio for target platforms

Qualifications

  • Proficiency in sound design through synthesis and sampling
  • Skill with audio editing and mixing/mastering tools, and a critical ear
  • Experience designing and/or editing audio as part of a multimedia team
  • Experience with game engines (ideally, Unity)
  • Ability to think about audio in a highly nonlinear manner

Bonuses

  • Worked on a commercially shipped game
  • Experience with music composition, foley design, or audio editing for film
  • Experience with programmatic, improvisational, or nonlinear music
  • Familiarity with FMOD
  • Familiarity with Ableton Live
  • Passion for games and the video games industry

How To Apply:

Email us at jobs (at) serenityforge.com. Send us a resume, cover letter, and any supplementary materials/links that are relevant to the job you're applying for.

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About Us:

Serenity Forge, based out of Boulder, Colorado, develops and publishes meaningful games that challenge the way you think. We pride ourselves on the care and dedication we put into our work. Now is a great time to join a growing studio that seeks passionate team members to contribute to the next generation of great games. We've got some amazing projects in the works, and we want you to help make them even better!

We are a long-term driven studio that provides opportunities for new members to develop exciting skills, so don't be afraid to apply even when your current experience doesn't fit 100% of the job requirements!

We are currently hiring an audio engineer, art director, technical artist, and game designer. You can view (and share) all of our openings here.

Our Upcoming Games:

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Out at your local bowling alley for a dating event, strike up a conversation, hop over to the bowling lanes, and try your best to make a good first impression. Play things right and you might just find your soulmate! To win over your date, you’ll rely not only on your bowling skills, but also on your ability to tell well-timed jokes, throw popcorn into their mouth, give the perfect shoulder rub, and more!

Land of Screens

When Holland’s social media is lit ablaze by a recent breakup, she embarks on a new mission to ditch the social media saturation and discover some real-world relationships among a Land of Screens

When a recent breakup lights Holland’s social media ablaze, she hopes to find some breathing room out in the real world—but as plugged-in as everyone is, it seems impossible that she'll ever get a break. In Land of Screens, guide Holland on her new mission to ditch the social media saturation and discover some real-world relationships by enlisting the help of a few new friends, some synthy chiptune jams, and the inimitable chemistry of small children and adorable animals.

You can view our previous releases like Cyanide & Happiness: Freakpocalypse, Half Past Fate, Neversong, and Where the Water Tastes Like Wine on our website.

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