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Software Design Engineer 2

Ref: CA_EN_6_919740_1423343

Posted on 11 January 2022
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia
Contract Type
Temporary/Contract

Job Description:

We are looking for an Audio Software Engineer to join our team of audio enthusiasts striving for immersive, award-winning audio in our titles. We would like someone with an interest in sound content, who can communicate sound ideas and translate them to audio systems and tools. With a focus on Console/PC games you will collaborate with a variety of creative minds to create cutting-edge gaming experiences.

Responsibilities

  • Works to empower the audio team with tools and pipelines to materialize their creative vision
  • Works with various teams to gather requirements and develop audio features
  • Works closely with the core engine team to ensure runtime audio is performant
  • Required Qualification:

  • 3+ years of experience with C/C++ in game or audio software focusing on code development of features and tools with some experience profiling and optimizing
  • Ability to problem solve independently in new and existing systems or technologies
  • Effective communication skills and comfortable working closely with engineers and artists
  • Previous game experience strongly preferred
  • Experience with UE4 and Wwise or equivalent middleware
  • Experience developing tools, pipelines, and custom plugins
  • Experience or knowledge in Audio would be very beneficial but is not a priority
  • Resume must specify what the individual has developed in code.

    Bonus:

  • Experience working on indie games or open-source projects
  • Experience with version control systems
  • Working knowledge of data structures, design patterns and algorithm complexity
  • Good math foundation and working knowledge of vector algebra
  • Interest or hobbies in music or sound design
  • Degrees or certifications required:

    BSc. degree in Computing Science or equivalent experience


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