Audio Technical Designer

3+ months agoRedmond, WA


Kforce has a client seeking an Audio Technical Designer in Redmond, WA.Job Description:Our client, a world renowned AAA gaming studio in Redmond, WA, is currently looking for an audio technical designer to help build, improve, and maintain their technical audio systems. Your input and creativity will help shape the cutting edge audio systems that enable their team to deliver a world class audio experience. The hours for this position will be flexible, and will vary depending on project needs. On some days you'll be working closely with our sound designers and programmers to implement audio into the game. On other days you'll be maintaining our state of the art facilities and in-game systems. We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, who can contribute new ideas and collaborate on a diverse team.Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the test teams to automate existing manual test cases
  • Work with dev leads and senior developers to improve existing test automation frameworks
  • Write new test automation to ensure feature and system work is reliable and future-proof
  • Write new test automation features to enable faster test development while maintaining stability of existing test systems


  • Experience with Wwise is a must have
  • Support and maintain our audio facilities, including upgrades, hardware, troubleshooting, etc.
  • Help support the audio team with technical needs and audio implementation requests
  • Work directly with Senior Audio Implementer to implement, test, and iterate on new audio features and technology
  • Work with other audio team members (including audio developers and sound designers), and other disciplines to implement audio (VO, SFX, Music)
  • Help deliver a quality audio experience by providing technical expertise and input
  • Experience shipping a AAA game title
  • Experience managing pipelines and build processes
  • Experience working in and maintaining a professional audio or video studio
  • Experience with technical audio implementation and optimization
  • Experience with scripting languages such as LUA, XML, or visual scripting tools
  • Experience improving game engine tools, workflows, and systems
  • Experience working on a first person shooter game
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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