Keyboard Transcriptionist - Rocksmith+ - Six Month Contract

May 11, 2024
San Francisco, United States
... Not specified
... Senior
... Office work

We are looking for a talented, motivated and experienced person to help establish and grow the future of an innovative music game. Qualified individuals are expected to be organized, with excellent communication skills, and have substantial experience in piano education, transcription, and performance.




  • Produce accurate note-for-note transcriptions of keyboard instruments (piano, organ, synth), with precise notation for all notes, chords, rhythms, articulations, and pedal markings
  • Review musical transcriptions with thoughtfulness and attention to detail
  • Check audio mixes, piano tones, and progression/level development for QA purposes
  • Work periodically with QA to ensure reported bugs / issues are relevant to design requirements
  • Review Chord Chart arrangements for existing songs with thoughtfulness and attention to detail
  • Assist with addressing community feedback on piano arrangements





  • Advanced understanding of piano/keyboard in multiple musical genres, including classical, pop/rock, and jazz
  • Comprehensive understanding of music theory
  • Broad range of listening skills, including absolute and relative pitch, chord knowledge, and rhythm skills
  • Work efficiently with a high attention to detail
  • Experience with DAWs (e.g. Reaper, Logic), music notation software (e.g. MuseScore, Finale, Sibelius), and MIDI is a necessity


  • Multi-instrumentalist, guitarist, bassist, vocalist


Offered rate is $30.00 to $33.00 per hour for 40-hour work weeks. Temporary position is expected to last six months. This temporary role will be administered by an external Temporary Staffing service.

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