Sound Designer

Location: Austin, Texas
Date Posted: 11-17-2017
KingsIsle Entertainment is currently looking for a Sound Designer to work on our award-winning MMO games, as well as our exciting new family-focused video games for mobile and tablet devices. We are the creators of the popular and critically acclaimed Wizard101 and Pirate101, which together have garnered over 50 Million registered players to date, and top-rated mobile games, including EverClicker and Rise & Destroy. 

Responsibilities
  • Create, implement, and manage various types of sound effects
  • Edit, process, manage, and implement dialog
  • Work individually and collectively with an experienced team of sound designers in a creative and fast-paced environment
Requirements
  • Associate's Degree in a related field
  • 3+ years experience in game industry
  • Firm understanding of audio design principles and processing techniques
  • Working knowledge of a Digital Audio Workstation such as Reaper or Pro Tools
  • Creative and inventive with the use source material
  • Good communication and problem solving skills
  • Able to learn, iterate, and be flexible
  • Ability to contribute to and work within schedules that are assigned
  • Experience in creating magical, combat, vocal, sci-fi, and environmental sound effects
Preferences
  • Experience working in a game editor
  • Mobile device/MMO game experience
  • Orchestral composition and arrangement skills
  • Experience with dialog editing and field recording
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
Considerations
  • Please make sure that the durations of your education and employment on your resume are included in month/year format
  • Salaries will be commensurate with experience
  • Applicants must be legally able to work in the U.S. for KingsIsle
  • This job is located in Round Rock, Texas, and only local candidates will be considered
 
 
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