Dialogue Designer (On-Site)

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Posted 18 January 2023
Salary Negotiable
LocationRoyal Leamington Spa
Job type Permanent
Contact NameShani Owen

Job description

We are supporting Playground Games as they look for a Dialogue Designer to join the studio’s Fable team on a permanent basis.

Established in 2010, Playground Games have the vision to create genre-defining titles for a global audience. Since then, they’ve created four critically acclaimed, award-winning hits; their Forza Horizon games have garnered more than one hundred awards and have been played by many millions of fans.

As a Dialogue Designer at Playground Games, you will work closely with the audio, cinematic, design, and narrative teams to cast a diverse set of characters and work with actors and voice-over directors to deliver top tier quality vocal performances

Your responsibilities…

  • Assist with implementation of all voice over in the game
  • Edit and process voice-over sessions to deliver game-ready assets
  • Assist with the management of outsource engagements and review delivered assets
  • Run remote voice-over sessions and travel to multiple voice-over studios to be on-site for casting and voice-over sessions
  • Work with localisation studios to deliver a global release

The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…

  • Worked on one or more published AAA titles as a Dialogue Designer
  • Detailed knowledge of the most common digital audio workstations and plugins
  • Knowledge of FMOD and Wwise, ideally having shipped AAA games using either
  • Incredibly keen ear for audio production detail 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passion for game audio and lead an active gaming lifestyle
  • Understanding of in-game dialogue systems and pipelines is a plus
  • Understanding of microphone technique, acting coaching, and voice direction is a bonus

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s most exciting game studios, using leading technology to create world class games, within a successful, highly talented and collaborative team.