Technical Audio Artist

May 25, 2022
Vancouver, Canada
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

Technical Audio Artist

EA SPORTS FC

Location: Vancouver,

Who We Are

EA Create is a collective of content production teams partnering with EA Studios game teams to bring outstanding visuals, audio and technology to life. Our teams comprise artists, engineers, technicians, designers and development directors. Worldwide, we combine our teams to form a global group of extraordinary individuals fueled by imagination and a unified passion for creating amazing visuals, sound and experiences. We are a diverse team, unified through collaboration, culture and craft.

EA Create Audio is a team of high performance audio creators. We are implementers, designers, managers, directors and editors. We work on titles that span both continents and genres and are committed to serving our titles with absolute integrity and a focus on quality.

The Challenge Ahead

As a technical artist on Create Audio, your focus is on ensuring your title's systems and department are technically sound and efficient. You will assist the audio lead in realizing their vision for audio by planning and creating quality workflows, creating shareable and future facing tech and data, and supporting artists.

You will report to the Project Manager and Audio Lead and collaborate with game teams, central staff and the community at large. You are an important component of your audio team and identify risks, share solutions, seek resources internally and externally to your teams and contribute with a positive, inclusive attitude.

Responsibilities

  • Identify risks and mitigation strategies
  • Build audio runtime systems with visual programming and scripting languages
  • Create and manage simple and complex audio assets and structures
  • Support artists by training, debugging and developing/improving workflows
  • Improve and debug runtime audio data to work and fit within modern console limitations
  • Document data structures, workflows and best practices
  • Communicate designs, best practices and risks to your team and the greater EA community

Qualifications

  • 5+ years' experience in audio in video games and/or movie/television production
  • Experience with both visual programming and text-based scripting/coding languages, with 5+ years' experience in at least one language
  • Significant experience debugging workflows, pipelines or runtime systems or assets
  • Significant experience in content/data management
  • Significant experience developing workflows
  • Creative mindset with focus on how to improve product quality and team productivity
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