RAVEN SOFTWARE, developer of numerous award-winning games, including contributions to the blockbuster Call of Duty franchise [Black Ops, Modern Warfare, Ghosts, Advanced Warfare, Infinite Warfare, WWII] is seeking a passionate Junior Audio Designer to join our team to work on our next project.
   
Core Duties:
•    Collaborates with audio and other teams to create and implement sound assets that match aesthetic and technical specifications
•    Integrate sounds with level editor, animation editor (Maya/3DS Max) and scripting
•    Interactive and linear sound effects design, music editing, dialogue editing and processing, mixing
•    Troubleshoots audio issues, optimizes to meet memory budget and performance requirements across multiple platforms
•    Collaborates with audio programmers to improve existing tech and develop new features
•    Collaborates with relevant parties to design and build dynamic playback systems that link to existing in-game systems
•    Contributes to audio technology documentation/wiki
•    Works with Audio Director and teammates to manage the final mix of the game

Requirements:
•    Portfolio demonstrating strong sound design for realistic settings (see below)
•    Excellent understanding of implementation techniques, proven through work on previous titles with proprietary tools or middleware (Wwise, FMOD, Unreal)
•    Ability to edit music, voice and sounds for integration into dynamic playback systems
•    Experienced with a level creation/editing tool (Hammer, Radiant, UnrealEd)
•    Comfortable scripting in a C-like programming language
•    Mastery of chosen audio tools (Pro Tools, Nuendo, Sound Forge, etc)
•    Passionate about the FPS genre
•    Exceptional organization skills
•    Excellent interpersonal communication skills

Pluses:
•    C/C++ programming experience
•    Maya/3DS Max experience
•    Multiplayer FPS experience
•    Passion for FPS gaming

What We Want to See in Your Reel:
•    3-5 minute video file with footage from games on which you’ve worked
•    A cue sheet or superimposed text explaining your contributions to the footage
•    A diverse selection of footage including various types of work
•    No music, this is not a music role

 
Located in Madison, Wisconsin, RAVEN SOFTWARE offers an upscale work environment with state-of-the-art workstations, competitive compensation, a fun, collaborative environment, affordable living and an exceptional quality of life.