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Technical Game Designer

Playstation

Why PlayStation?

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play — it’s also the Best Place to Work. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in entertainment producing The PlayStation family of products and services including PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®VR, PlayStation®Plus, acclaimed PlayStation software titles from PlayStation Studios, and more.

PlayStation also strives to create an inclusive environment that empowers employees and embraces diversity. We welcome and encourage everyone who has a passion and curiosity for innovation, technology, and play to explore our open positions and join our growing global team.

The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

We’re looking for a Technical Game Designer to implement game audio, and assist with tools and workflow for the audio scripting team. This individual will work closely with other designers as well as our audio programmers, supporting innovative and ambitious content through solving scripting, workflow and implementation problems.

As a Technical Game Designer, you will implement audio using tools and technology to produce robust, efficient scripts and producing documentation as needed. You will collaborate with design, art, and engineering to creatively solve challenging technical problems, taking feedback from the Audio Director and other Designers.

The ideal candidate is an excellent communicator with a strong technical background and a passion for solving problems. If you have a passion for technology and game audio, we’d love to hear from you!

Responsibilities

  • Implement game commentary, taking direction from the Audio Director and Commentary Designers.
  • Implement commentary to build and maintain content.
  • Collaborate effectively with other disciplines (Level Design, Narrative, etc.) to achieve desired outcomes.
  • Identify and solve technical issues for the other designers as the product goes through Alpha, Beta, and Final.

Requirements

  • Ability to think logically with a high level of attention to detail.
  • Team oriented mentality, no task is too small or too complicated if it makes the game better.
  • 1+ year’s professional experience building content and/or completion of a Computer Science or Game Development degree.
  • Moderate to high understanding of the game of baseball; familiarity with baseball presentation and commentary in general

 

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Equal Opportunity Statement:

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender (including gender identity, gender expression and gender reassignment), race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin), religion or belief, marital or civil partnership status, disability, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, trade union membership or membership in any other legally protected category.

We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.

PlayStation is a Fair Chance employer and qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for employment.

Location: United States, San Diego, CA
Date found: 2022-11-03

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