Senior Sound Designer

Worldwide - Fully Remote /
Audio Experience /
/ Remote
About Voicemod 🚀
At Voicemod, we've made real-time voice changing a reality. Today, more than 30 million gamers and streamers are creating their sonic identities and turning regular gaming sessions into full-blown spectacles using our revolutionary audio tools.
On its mission to ensure that everybody can express themselves through sound, our team has grown to 150+ people working remotely from all corners of the globe. Working at Voicemod means collaborating with a distributed team of ambitious and experienced product managers, engineers, designers and marketers - many of which came from Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Electronic Arts, ESL or Delivery Hero to join us on our quest to push the boundaries of how we interact with others online.
Everyone you’ll talk to at Voicemod will tell you one thing: we genuinely and deeply care about our people and our users. We’ve created a culture and products that we’re proud of and now we’re looking for someone with passion and drive to help us shape the future. Does it sound like you?

Working at Voicemod means 🎖️
👥 Putting people first  
💪 Being brave
🗽  Showing ownership & accountability
🤝 Being honest & transparent
🎨 Being creative and having fun
🌟 Mastering our craft

About the role 💡

As a Senior Sound Designer, you'll create high-quality creative audio experiences for Voicemod and its partner apps through our real-time voice changing and sound player technology. You will also collaborate with other teams in the development and improvement of internal sound design tools and audio products from the company. 

What you'll do 💼

    • You will work within specific guidelines creatively and technically to achieve success in the execution of  sound productions and collaborating effectively with senior and junior staff to grow the sound design team skillset.
    • Designing real-time voice effects processing chains to create the next generation sonic identities.
    • Designing sounds assets from scratch or through the use of internal libraries to create “larger than life” soundboards.
    • Design, Post-produce, mix and master outstanding audiovisual demos.

    • You will be able to succeed within different sound design domains and seek to understand new and emerging real time technologies to our projects.
    • Adapts to new sound design implementation solutions quickly to help drive needs for innovative sound production.
    • Supports the technical & artistic sound design vision for the projects in which you will be involved.
    • Collaborate closely with Audio Engineering development teams to improve current sound design internal tools and create the audio tech of the future.

    • You will help maintain meaningful relationships across our internal and external groups, based on trust and delivering consistent, high-quality results.
    • Drives consistent communication with Sound designers and Development partners about ways to elevate our audio products.
    • Collaborate closely with Audio Content team to go deep into the use cases of Voicemod users; understand the context and objectives of business and product from a sound design perspective.

    • You will look for ways to expand boundaries to deliver breakthrough solutions, creatively and technically.
    • Demonstrates passion for knowledge sharing and promoting new discoveries.
    • Works to integrate new ideas for audio content into the project work & workflows.
    • Ability to demonstrate initiative, autonomy, and ownership of your allocated design areas. A never-ending desire to grow and learn.

What you'll need ✅

    • Being an “A player”: Passion for audio & creative problem solving.
    • 5+ Years experience as Sound Designer for AAA video games. (Voice FX processing knowledge is a must).
    • High level skills for recording, sound design, mixing and mastering to create high quality original content. (Proven in demo reel).
    • Proficient experience in commercial DAWs (Reaper, Pro Tools, MAX MSP, etc...) 
    • Extensive knowledge of digital/analog signal flow and proactively stay current especially with emerging real time audio technologies (DSP & AI).
    • Experience working with agile methodology, techniques, and frameworks (Scrum or Kanban).
    • Strong communication skills (oral and written).
    • English C1 level.
    • Proficient experience in commercial middleware is a plus (WWISE, FMOD, etc…).
    • Any exposure to Spatial Audio is a plus. (VR, AR & MR).
    • Any exposure to scripting languages is a plus (XML, JASON, etc…).

Research has shown that women are less likely than men to apply for this role if they do not have solid experience in 100% of these areas. Please know that this list is indicative and that we would still love to hear from you even if you feel you only are a 75% match. Skills can be learnt, diversity cannot.
We promote a diverse and inclusive culture at Voicemod.
Hiring process ⚙️
Our interview process takes place on Google Meet and tends to consist of the following stages:
1️⃣ TA Team - Validate details, experience and tell you more about Voicemod (30min).
2️⃣ Hiring Manager - Give you a job overview and go deeper on your professional experience (60min).
3️⃣ Technical Interview - We’ll go deeper on your technical skills (60min).
4️⃣ Final Interview - Last conversation focused on soft skills and ways of working (60min).

Our perks ❤️
⏱ Flexible Working Hours -  Adapt your job to your lifestyle. You do you! 
🌍​ Remote Working - Decide if you want to work from home, from our office in Valencia, or wherever you might be traveling to! 
✈️ 26 vacation days - 23 regular days + December 24th & 31st + your birthday off! ​
🏖️ Extra week off in August - Don't worry about pending stuff, the entire company will be off! ​
📖 Learning & Development - Enjoy LinkedIn training courses covered by us. 
🏥 Wellbeing - Paid sick leave as well as maternity/paternity leave, and healthcare insurance for employees residing in Spain. 
💰 Performance Bonus (up to 15%) - On top of a competitive salary package. ​
🔌 Remote stipend - To compensate for remote working costs. 
🧑‍🏫 Free English or Spanish lessons - From beginner to advanced levels. 
🎮 Gamer-oriented environment - Gaming nights are common around here! 
What are we doing and how does it look like to work with us? Check out the links below!
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If you haven't used Voicemod yet, you can download it here!!