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Sound Designer – AAA Games – London – 2 Year Contract

Location: London, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 6 years ago


One of OPM’s clients, a well-known AAA Game Studio in busy London, are looking to add to their team of Sound Design superstars. They’re looking for a uniquely talented Sound Designer who has experience with producing audio for multi-award winning, AAA, blockbuster video games.

This opportunity is open to highly experienced team level Sound Designers as well as Senior Sound Designers, they key requirement is to find a candidate who is 100% dedicated to what they do. If you’re an experienced and passionate Sound Designer who’s ready to tackle the challenges facing audio on the current generation platforms, then this role could be for you!


  • Create top class SFX in line with the project’s high standards
  • Work closely with other teams to define audio pipelines/systems
  • Maintain and develop systems under your ownership through to the project’s completion
  • Continue to develop your skills and share this knowledge with those around you to contribute to a culture of learning within the team


  • Strong technical sound design and implementation skills with a proven track record in creating successful generative and systemic approaches to sound implementation
  • Highly experienced in designing top class SFX
  • You understand the unique and important aspects of AAA sound design
  • Experience with audio quality assurance
  • You understand the importance of identifying and reporting audio issues
  • Extensive working knowledge of various in-game profiling tools
  • Expert working knowledge of Unreal Engine 3 / 4, AudioKinetic, Wwise, Avid Pro Tools, Perforce and Python
  • Experience utilising various hardware and software procesors, patch bays, microphones etc.
  • You will know how to use the data gathered to optimise sounds in terms of memory, virtual voices and CPU performance with minimal detriment to the player’s experience
  • Good understanding of programming and scripting
  • Have the confidence and skills to drive ideas through and enthuse members of the team


  • Private family medical care including dental care
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Monthly team outings
  • Quarterly salary adjustment reviews
  • Gym in the office complex
  • Free fruit and soft drinks
  • National Rail seasonal ticket loan
  • Overseas Relocation Support for new employees

The successful candidates will receive a competitive salary dependant on their skills and experience.

To apply or for further information about the role please contact Emma on +44 (0) 1206214415 or mail a copy of your CV to

Tagged as: Audio Design

Tags: Audio Design Categories: Audio , Creative


Emma Myall

Recruitment Consultant

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