Sound Designer (FMOD)

Level Artist

Hi! We’re looking for a professional Sound Designer to help us with our new game. The game is a third person survival horror game base on Malagasy folklore and set around the middle of the last century. We are aiming for a horrific yet beautiful setting with music that can have a mix of western and Malagasy influences.

Job Description:

  • Create and integrate adaptive sound effects.
  • Create and integrate adaptive ambient sounds and melodies.
  • Create audio tracks for cutscenes.
  • Review and live-edit audio in-game for proper mixing.
  • Potentially work with other music composer in order to make their music adaptive.
  • This is a paid part-time freelance position. Work would be done remotely.

Requirements:

  • You are familiar with concepts of Adaptive Audio and with FMOD.
  • You are comfortable working with the programmer to make sure the event of the adaptive audio work well in the game.
  • The job will require to sometime create sounds from Madagascar based on music instruments from that region.
  • You released 1 game in the past and/or you can produce 1 recommendation from a peer either on your LinkedIn profile or as a recommendation letter from a recent project.
  • You are willing to follow our studio technical guidelines when producing assets.
  • You are willing to work remotely and meet at least once a week in person or over voice chat to share feedback.
  • You are willing to take criticism and work with the team if changes need to be made.
  • You are committed to produce assets regularly until the end of the project.
  • You are professional and you deliver on deadlines.

Bonus Points:

  • You like horror games.
  • You like to create horrific music and sound.
  • You like to create African music and sound.
  • You have a bit of experience using Unity.
  • You know a little bit about us.

Who are we?

Flying Carpets Games is an independent video game studio founded in Montreal on July 2012. We released a first action-adventure game called The Girl and the Robot on the PS4, Wii U and Steam, and now we are working on a second game. We are very passionate about the craft of making game and we are looking for people with the same passion.
Website: https://flyingcarpetsgames.com/

The horror game we’re now working on is called Hiboka; you can check out the initial pitch and other assets in our press kit!
If you have a windows PC, you can also check our latest build here.

If you are interested and want to hear more about our project, please send me a link to your portfolio to:
Salim at info[at]flyingcarpetsgames.com (replace [at] by @)

Also, please understand that due to the number of applications, we might not always reply back.