Audio Programmer – C++ / Wwise – Games – Sheffield UK

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25017 Posted: 3 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: Arcade/Sports Games

OPM’s client are driven by their desire to provide their players with memorable and entertaining gameplay experiences. They build ground-breaking games and content for some of the world’s biggest publishers.

They are seeking an experienced Audio programmer to join development on new Arcade/Sports games. The successful candidate will have a unique Chance to play a key role in directly contributing to the game's sound.


  • Good understanding of what makes a game sound and feel great
  • Solid understanding of advanced audio concepts such as mixing, signal flow, 3D positional audio, occlusion, obstruction, audio propagation, data compression, reverb, reflections etc
  • Strong professional experience in games development
  • Superb working knowledge of C++
  • Experience working with Wwise Audio middleware
  • Experience developing Audio-specific features and systems on at least one published title


  • Work closely with Technical Leaders to plan, estimate, and write high-quality Audio systems.
  • Work closely with the Audio Team to review feature specifications and provide input
  • Prototype and implement impactful, reusable, and modular Audio features and systems.
  • Design, write and test efficient code that meets and surpasses internal quality criteria
  • Contribute to regular code reviews, championing code quality and best practices
  • Work with and extend third-party tools & plugins, to support Audio Designer workflows
  • Writing, supporting, and extending VO, Localisation, and Dialogue systems
  • Mentor less experienced programmers

DESIRED SKILLS (good to have):

  • Experience programming for Console games


  • Annual Bonus
  • Share Incentive Plan
  • Competitive Pension
  • Flexible Working
  • 27 Days Holiday, including your birthday, a duvet day and Christmas
  • Competitive Mat/Paternity & Adoption
  • Life Assurance
  • Income Protection
  • Relocation support to the UK
  • Visa Sponsorship

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 422!

Tagged as: Audio Programming, C, Wwise

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Tags: Audio Programming , C , Wwise Categories: Programming , Technical


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