Sound Designer/Sound Editor, Q Department- New York, NY


Award winning music studio in New York is seeking a tech savvy Sound Designer / Sound Editor to work with an innovative team in a fast pace dynamic arena. Applicants must have experience in theatrical features and/or the TV commercial world and have a passion for innovation. The Sound Designer will be responsible for the creation, sound editing, implementation of audio content for a fast paced production line of advertisng commercials, short films, films, VR projects and location-based installations.

You will work closely with our Creative Directors and Audio Director to create compelling soundscapes. The candidate must be a team player, but also able to work effectively on their own. The fast-paced nature of the job requires a candidate who can work well under pressure.

Your Responsibilities:

• Work closely with the Audio Director and Producers to create sound design and or sound editing for trailers, demos, commercials and more

• Design original, innovative and emotionally compelling sounds

• Mix and manage dialogue assets

• Overseeing sessions (recording, foley, mix, AAF/OMF conversion, etc)

• Prepping, mixing and printing project presentations with audio lay-backs

• Coordinating all incoming and outgoing project materials

• Studio and production data management

You are:

• A “Grand Master” level  Pro Tools user

• Responsible, productive and able to work on tight schedules and deliver to strict deadlines

• Collaborative and willing to work with team members from all disciplines in order to execute the creative vision

• Welcoming of creative input and feedback

• Able to critique and judge your own work and achieve excellent results

• Passionate about creating superior sound experiences

Considered a Plus:

Background in music, musician, composer, music producer +++

Understanding of signal flow and interconnection of all equipment in studios +

Experience with game engines, Wwise, FMOD, Max  +

Experience in any other DAWs – Reaper, Logic, Live +