Senior Sound Designer

  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Full-time

Company Description

Interested in working for an exciting company that is redefining the way people play video games? Interested in working for a world class company in a fun, and rewarding environment in Barcelona? Then Gameloft is the company for you!

About Gameloft

Leader in the development and publishing of mobile games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, two of which are featured in the “Top 10 Games by All-Time Worldwide Downloads” from App Annie. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat and Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®. Gameloft distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs 4,600 people worldwide. Every month, 114 million unique users can be reached by advertisers in Gameloft games with Gameloft Advertising Solutions, a leading B2B offering dedicated to brands and agencies. Gameloft is a Vivendi company.

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About Gameloft Advertising Solutions

With a monthly audience of more than 113 million unique players and an inventory of 2.4 billion impressions, Gameloft Advertising Solutions offers advertisers a unique level of visibility and engagement. To date, Gameloft Advertising Solutions has delivered more than 3000 campaigns for prestigious brands such as Air France, Coca-Cola®, Ford, FOX™, Kellogg’s®, McDonalds, ©Netflix, Procter & Gamble, Samsung and Unilever, in over 40 countries around the world (North America, Latin America, Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, etc.).

All trademarks referenced above are owned by their respective trademark owners.

Job Description

Main Tasks and Responsibilities

Working closely with Game Designers and Producers for a multitude of projects at Gameloft, the Sound Designer is responsible for creating all the sound for upcoming games on platforms such as iPad, iPhone, Windows and Nintendo Switch.  This position is under the direct supervision of the Audio Director. There is no music composing in this role.

Qualifications

Skills

  • Excellent knowledge of audio software compatible with the Windows platform: sequencers (Reaper or Protools), audio editors (Sound Forge, WaveLab, Audition etc.). The ideal candidate must also have strong knowledge of popular VST plug-ins, necessary for audio editing and mixing.
  • Thorough knowledge of technical constraints (audio optimization, memory, etc.) linked to video game sound and sound format.
  • Knowledge of audio engines used in the video game industry (FMod, etc.).
  • Capacity to create and edit original sounds, in the form of audio samples, sound synthesis, etc.
  • Familiar with sound effect libraries available on the market (Sound Ideas, Hollywood Edge, and others);
  • Capability to systematically and effectively manage large-scale databases (with more than 2000 sounds per game);
  • Ability to produce original, high-quality sound effects quickly and efficiently under pressure.

 

Profile

  • Minimum of 5 years professional experience in Sound Design in the video game industry.  Demos will be requested.
  • A diploma in Sound Design is an asset.
  • Experience in car/vehicle sound design for games (FMOD Engine Designer or similar systems)

  • The ideal candidate is expected to have many years experience playing video games on consoles and have acquired a good understanding of current sound quality standards;
  • Moreover, the ideal candidate should be a team player; have a strong sense of creativity, analysis and synthesis; be hard-working; have effective interpersonal skills; and have strong organizational skills;
  • The ideal candidate must also be able to easily create and understand sound environments of video games.

Only selected candidates will be contacted for a test. Your CV will be saved in our files for a period of 6 months. Thank you for your interest in Gameloft. Applications with no demo will not be considered.

Additional Information


Why Join the World of Gameloft?

  • Because you want to be part of an exceptional experience within a company that is constantly growing!
  • Because you want to work with talented people who are industry pioneers!
  • Because you want to join a global company and meet great people around the world from all walks of life.
  • Or, just because you’re looking for a great place to work!

 

What can Gameloft Barcelona offer you even more?

  • Private health insurance
  • Permanent contract with career-development opportunities
  • An exceptional, dynamic, demanding and motivating working environment within a fast           growing company
  • Monthly ticket restaurant card
  • Free fruit every morning
  • Central location and beautiful view in front of Sagrada Familia
  • Free afternoon on your birthday
  • 25 days of annual paid leave
  • An international environment which offers daily contact with other countries & cultures.

 

We can’t wait to find our next great talent!

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Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted and your CV will be saved in our files for a period of 6 months.

Want to know more? Please visit our Website: www.gameloft.com

 

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