Senior Sound Designer (Apex Legends)

About the Employer

Respawn Entertainment is hiring! Learn more about our studio and values at respawn.com/studio.

We’re looking for a highly skilled Senior Sound Designer who will embrace our culture and share his/her hard earned expertise to create an incredible experience for our players. We're picturing someone who is passionate about the Titanfall/Apex universe, with a talent for creating immersive sci-fi worlds and crisp competitive gaming feedback. If this sounds like you, we're looking forward to seeing your resume!

What you’ll do...

  • Work closely with the Audio team to help shape our game’s audio vocabulary, style, and standards.
  • Design and implement unique and compelling sound assets for the game.
  • Create top notch audio that will immerse the player into the game’s world (including Legend abilities, weapons, ambiences, foley, etc.)
  • Adhere to a schedule and deliver assets on time.
  • Work with Audio, Design, Animation, VFX and Engineering groups to ensure that audio works in-game and matches the vision of the game.
  • Edit and implement audio assets directly into our audio tools and game engine (Miles and Source)
  • Troubleshoot and help fix audio bugs.
  • Help to mentor other sound designers and lead by example.
  • This person will not be responsible for composing music for the game.

Ideally, you will have...

  • 5+ years’ experience in a Senior Sound Designer role creating gameplay audio for video games.. Record of success creating sound for major titles desired.
  • Full Cycle experience as a Sound Designer from the concept stage to shipment.
  • Console and PC game audio development experience a must. Shipped AAA games a plus.
  • Strong, demonstrable audio design and editing skills.
  • Experience implementing sound into game tools/engines.
  • Strong experience with audio design from scratch, field and foley recording, processing and editing.
  • Experience with major audio software packages such as Miles, Wwise, Nuendo and Sound Forge.
  • Technical expertise such as programming or scripting proficiency is a plus.
  • A positive, solution-oriented attitude.
  • Passion for audio.
  • Passion for games.

If this opportunity sounds like a great fit for you, please submit your resume and portfolio and we will get back to you once we have reviewed.

In addition to opportunities for creative impact and professional growth which come with being a member of our team, working at Respawn has many other perks and benefits! You can read more about these at respawn.com/perks.

Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.

About EA

At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers.

We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and maternity and paternity leave, plus free video games and so much more!

Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.