Playground Games is seeking a Principal Audio Designer who will be responsible for shaping the soundscape of our entirely new AAA open world action / RPG project.

In this role, you will use your talent within the field of game audio production to help shape the soundscape of our entirely new project. You must be a team player, keen to share your own expert knowledge and ultimately help develop those around you using your unique skillset. As a senior sound designer you should be proficient in creating both world class sound effects and bespoke technical audio systems.

Skill Summary:


  • At least 7 years of experience working on AAA games, including development on current-gen consoles.
  • Expert working knowledge of Audiokinetic Wwise and Pro Tools.
  • An incredibly keen ear for game audio production detail.
  • A proven track record of world class technical audio design skills.
  • Strong location and studio based SFX recording experience.
  • Avid follower of cutting edge game audio techniques and new technologies..
  • Excellent communication skills.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s most exciting games studios, using cutting edge technology to create world class games, within an established, highly talented and collaborative team.

Location: Leamington Spa, UK
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Open Date: 7th November 2018
Closing Date: 6th December 2018



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