If you’ve been gaming since the PS2 then you know all about the relationship that Sony and Insomniac games have formed over the years. The Spryo Trillgy. Over 10 Ratchet & Clank games. The phenomenal success that has been Marvel’s Spider-Man. Sony and Insomniac are like peanut butter and jelly because they go so good together.

So this newest job listing shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone, as Sony is hiring a Senior Audio Designer to work AT Insomniac Games’ Burbank, CA location.

Responsibilities include:

    • Highly proficient in creating complex sound effects, by using advanced audio methods and techniques to push the creative boundaries
    • Employs advanced innovative strategies and best practices for sound implementation in the game that yield highest quality results
    • Utilizes highly advanced technical experience to ensure sound effects meet technical requirements of game including voice channel limits, memory management, etc.
    • Investigates sound effect issues to debug, fix and ensure sounds play correctly in the game
    • Highly proficient and works independently at pre-mixing all sound effects when being implemented into game and oversees final sound design mix of the game
    • Proactively and clearly communicates ideas and technical details with other teams/departments in the development process
    • Independently communicates progress toward goals on a regular basis with audio director, audio lead and project manager
    • Ability to perform high-level scripting tasks using visual scripting platforms
    • Provides high level of knowledge and understanding of schedule creation and forecasting duration of tasks
    • Regularly reviews the work of other sound designers and ensures that the work fits within the context and limitations of project/s
    • Key contributor to defining sound design specifications and developing tone of audio for style guide documentation of projects
    • Serves as a mentor to the audio team
    • Other duties may be assigned.

    If you don’t feel like being a Boss, then you could always apply to be a Audio Designer to help assist the Senior Audio Designer.

    So what could they be working on? Could they be assisting the Ratchet & Clank game Colin hinted about? OR could this be Marvel’s Spider-Man 2!?! A PSVR exclusive?!?

    With the PS5 on the horizon, you know Sony is ready to step their game up to continue the success they’ve achieved this gen.

    (Source via JackofAllControllers)

    If you don’t feel like being a Boss, then you could always apply to be a Audio Designer to help assist the Senior Audio Designer.

    So what could they be working on? Could they be assisting the Ratchet & Clank game Colin hinted about? OR could this be Marvel’s Spider-Man 2!?! A PSVR exclusive?!?

    With the PS5 on the horizon, you know Sony is ready to step their game up to continue the success they’ve achieved this gen.

    (Source via JackofAllControllers)