Audio Artist 2 - Speech Artist
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Requisition Number: 177070
Position Title: Audio Artist II
EA Create is a collective of content production teams partnering with EA Studios game teams to deliver outstanding visuals, audio, and technology. Our teams consist of artists, engineers, technicians, designers, and development directors. Worldwide, we combine our teams to form a global group of extraordinary individuals fueled by imagination and a unified passion for creating amazing visuals, sound, and experiences. We are a diverse team, unified through collaboration, culture, and craft. EA Create Audio is an award-winning team creating audio content for numerous titles focused on uniting creative talents and technical expertise to guide industry-leading audio. There are many exciting projects underway and we produce progressive audio content for in-game products from multiple studio locations.
EA Create Audio is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Audio Artist with technical proficiency who can make an immediate contribution to our team supporting and development for NHL. You have experience in all phases of audio design and production, with proficiency in voice production, editing, and implementation. You will work within the EA Create Audio team and have an intermediate understanding of game development. You have a passion for video games and an overwhelming desire to create an outstanding audio experience.
- Record, Edit and or Master VO sessions
- Audio post-production for in-game video content
- Create quality audio assets following the vision and goals of the title
- Submit final audio files on or before required deadlines
- Work with large volumes of files/samples
- Organize in-game VO assets per naming convention protocols
- Quality control review of the project(s)
- Work remotely and work under time constraints
Qualifications and what you will need:
- 3+ years of Game Audio or Post-Production experience
- Expert in at least one DAW (e.g. Pro Tools/Reaper/Wavelab)
- Is comfortable with modern audio creation equipment, software, recording, and mastering techniques
- Experience with noise reduction software (Izotope RX) and dialogue restoration
- Experience with ADR
- Basic experience with Excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets)
- Asset management skill
- Solid knowledge of PC hardware and software
- Collaborate well as part of a team
Desirable Skills and Experience
- Proficient in using audio development tools, technology, and pipelines. (e.g. Wwise/Fmod/Unreal/Unity)
- Experience with Perforce
- Basic knowledge of scripting language
- Basic knowledge of data sorting and macros
- Speech/VO design skills
Community / Marketing Title: Audio Artist 2 - Speech Artist
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We’re looking for collaborative and inclusive people with diverse perspectives who will enrich our culture and challenge us. We take a holistic approach with our benefits program, focusing on physical, emotional, financial, career, and community wellness to support our people through every chapter of life. Our goal is to provide a safe and respectful workplace that empowers you to thrive in both work and life.
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Days Open: 86
Can this position be remote?: 0
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About Electronic Arts
We exist to inspire the world to play. Through innovative technology and immersive storytelling, we deliver new ways of experiencing worlds of interactive entertainment for our millions of players worldwide. Our strength lies in the diversity of our people, combining creativity, innovation and passion. We fully champion inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for growing, learning, and leading that allows for the most impactful and rewarding work of our teams’ careers.
We put our people first, and we make sure they’re taken care of both in and out of the office. As we reflect on our learnings and successes from remote work, we aim to provide dynamic, collaborative and flexible work environments for our teams. Our employees connect through our Employee Resource Groups, which are actively involved in driving business decisions every step of the way. But our support doesn’t end at the workplace—we also encourage a balanced lifestyle with paid time off and new parent leave, free video games, fitness reimbursement and more.
Our goal is to provide a safe, respectful and inspiring workplace for all of our employees. Through our diversity, equity, inclusion and social responsibility programs, we’re doing the work to give everyone the space to be their full selves while giving back to our community. We’re looking for problem-solvers, game-changers, innovators, dreamers, doers—people that are ready to move the needle and build on our success. As our industry accelerates, we aren’t just keeping up—we’re staying ahead of the game.
Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.