Technical Sound Designer [Black Budget]

Apr 02, 2023
Amsterdam, Netherlands
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

Amsterdam, The Netherlands


We are PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS, the global battle royale phenomenon! Since the release of our flagship title in 2017 we have become one of the highest-selling video games of all time with over 70 million copies sold – that’s a lot of Chicken Dinners!   

We are headquartered in Seoul, South Korea and sit within the KRAFTON, Inc. corporation. From our Amsterdam office, we cover Europe, Middle East & Africa, and the CIS region, and have teams dedicated to Product Management, Esports, Content, Communications, Creative, Merchandise, HR and more. We are also creating a new game here, with a growing development team working on a brand-new IP.


We are looking for a Technical Sound Designer with an innovative, problem-solving mindset and high attention to detail. As a Technical Sound Designer, you will be joining an ambitious team of other audio specialists where your skills will be essential in creating a state-of-the-art, AAA experience. This is a

Basic Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the audio team and other departments to develop, prototype, and debug audio features.
  • Design, implement, and maintain audio features using Wwise and UE5.
  • Research, define, and document audio solutions.
  • Support others with knowledge and practical help.

What we’re ideally looking for: 

  • Previous experience in the game industry in a similar position. 
  • Demonstrable knowledge of game audio and implementation.
  • Demonstrable experience with sound design for games.
  • Proficient with Audiokinetic's Wwise.
  • Familiar with game engines (preferably UE4 and higher).
  • Familiar with programming/(visual)scripting languages.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent documentation skills.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English.

The following is a plus:

  • A Bachelor's and/or Master's degree. Preferably audio-related design studies and/or computer science.
  • Experience working on AAA projects / shipped at least one PC title (TPS or FPS).
  • Affinity with competitive FPS games.


What we offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • An allowance to cover the Dutch mandatory health insurance
  • 25 paid + 4 extra paid working days off a year
  • Relocation package
  • Pension scheme
  • A commuter allowance
  • A range of snacks & drinks
  • Free gym facility in our office building
  • Full assistance with visas and the 30% ruling applications when the candidate is eligible

More about our Amsterdam office…

Our office is situated in the Amsterdam Arena area, a buzzing business hub in the southeastern part of the city. Accommodating some of the world’s largest and most exciting companies, the area also transforms at night into a popular social destination. Not far from our office, you’ll find iconic venues such as the Ziggo Dome, Heineken Music Hall and Johan Cruijff Arena – home of Ajax Football Club.

Our Amsterdam team reflects the city’s diverse look and feel. Being mainly expats, we currently represent more than 20 different nationalities – and we are still growing and adding to our team.

We welcome all applications!

We are proud to have such a multicultural environment and we strive to create a safe, inclusive, and harmonious atmosphere for everyone to thrive. We invite applications from all genders, sexual orientations, races, colors, religions, and ages.

If this sounds like a good fit for your skills and experience then apply right away!


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