Lead Sound Designer

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Posted 16 January 2023
Salary Negotiable
LocationNottingham
Job type Permanent
DisciplineDesign
Reference18552
Contact NameLawrie Brennan

Job description

We’re working with Free Radical Design as they seek to bring in a Lead Sound Designer.

Free Radical Design have been reformed to revive the unbelievably enjoyable gaming franchise Time Splitters! Continuing the sequence of games that was loved and enjoyed by so many.

As a Lead Sound Designer at the studio, you will create world-class, original SFX using a range of sound design methods and techniques, whilst working with the Project Audio Director to define and maintain the project’s vision.

Your responsibilities…
  • Provide feedback and identify opportunities for iteration
  • Be a focal point for the Production team
  • Manage contractors and external resource
  • Identify new audio pipelines and lead the optimization and refinement of current audio pipelines 
  • Work under deadlines to ensure project planning remains on target 
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • Full cycle work experience as an Audio Designer on 3 or more shipped titles 
  • Advanced working knowledge of Wwise middleware 
  • Solid knowledge of field and studio recording 
  • Familiarity with Foley recording and application
  • Experience in working with sound to picture
  • Ability to mentor and lead team members