Sound Studio Technician, Sony- San Diego, CA


This is a 12-month contract position through our staffing partner Yoh Services with a high likelihood of extension.

If you’re passionate about the technical side of sound, then come work with the award winning teams that have developed Death Stranding, God of War, and Spider-Man! As our Studio Tech, you will be responsible for helping maintain audio hardware and software systems, and function as an onsite resource for studio tech info, while troubleshooting and correcting any issues that our sound staff encounter. If you have the ability to easily communicate with our staff for solving and maintaining department systems and recording studios, we want to talk to you!


  • Assist house engineer in designing studio audio systems and standards
  • Maintain database for all hardware, software, in the department
  • Research, analyze, and help to recommend system improvements across the department
  • Troubleshoot and install studio hardware and software (Mac & Windows)
  • Work with vendors, manufacturers, developers, engineers, and project managers to provide resolutions for audio systems and to provide support and maintenance of equipment and software
  • Provide oversight of the development, upgrade, and repair of audio systems at our locations
  • Provide technical support and training to audio staff


  • At least 5 years of experience in an audio studio, live sound re-enforcement setting or studio integration team
  • In depth knowledge of sound studio equipment and systems
  • Travel between San Diego, Los Angeles (10%) and San Mateo occasionally
  • Understanding of signal flow and recording studio system integration and troubleshooting
  • Excel, Google docs, asset tracking experience

Desired Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of most modern DAWS (ProTools, Nuendo, Reaper, Ableton)
  • Working knowledge of signal flow for patch bays (audio, video & RJ45)
  • Working knowledge of cable interconnect types and uses
  • Network audio experience (Dante, AES67, etc…)
  • Soldering skills and audio cable integration is a plus
  • Customer Service/Client based experience