Sound Designer

King Show Games, Inc., a video game development company, is currently interviewing qualified applicants interested in pursuing a career in video game development. We are looking for people who are innovative, talented, creative, and passionate about the gaming industry. If you’re a self-motivated team player who is able to multi-task and can handle the following responsibilities, we look forward to hearing from you!

POSITION: Sound Designer
DEPARTMENT: Game Development
LOCATION: Minnetonka, MN

Job Summary
Work with game development team of artists, software engineers, producers and management to create new games. You will be responsible for composing and producing game music, creating sound effects and recording voice-overs. The Sound Designer should be a dynamic contributor to ensuring a fun, consistent, and competitive product that enhances player enjoyment.


  • Creating and designing appealing sound effects, original music and voice-overs for games.
  • Design and editing of sound effects, synced to animation or game events.
  • Scheduling, editing, and processing of voice-overs.
  • Mastering and Multi-channel mixing
  • Support game development by reviewing games at various milestones to ensure music, sound effects, and voice-over is implemented as designed.
  • The completion of at least twenty game sound packages per year.
  • Procure and manage outside audio engineers and other related vendors.
Qualifications Required

  • Music related college degree.
  • Strong, creative and versatile talent for composing and creating sophisticated game music of many different genres, styles and moods.
  • Experience with sound/music production, voice recording and mixing.
    - Possess knowledge of current sound styles and trends.
  • Background in sound design and musical composition for films, games or interactive media.
    - Working knowledge of high-end virtual instruments which will enable production of realistic sounding compositions for any genre (e.g. orchestral, world, jazz, etc.).
  • Strong keyboard skills are a must.
  • Experience working with or implementing sounds in game engines, such as Unity 3D, is a plus.
    - Knowledge of the gaming industry is also beneficial.
  • Proficiency with audio software, including DAW (ProTools, Sonar, Logic, etc), production tools, and editing. Proficiency in Word, Excel, and Outlook. Familiarity with DSP and software/hardware implementation is a plus.
  • Candidates must have excellent organizational skills, good oral and written communications skills, and a high level of interpersonal skills.
  • Must be a self-motivated team player with the ability to work in a customer oriented, very fast-paced, and demanding environment.
  • Must be able to produce sound for games in a timely manner with top quality craftsmanship, and work with minimal supervision in a deadline-oriented environment.

This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job. The incumbent may be requested to perform other job-related tasks and responsibilities other than those stated above.

About King Show Games
Founded in 1998, King Show Games is a Minnesota based company providing entertaining video games that are played around the world. Our growing company consists of talented artists, engineers, mathematicians and producers that have created over 200 games. Our Company Belief consists of 4 principals:

THINK BIG – Think outside the box; strive to be successful.
BE FRANK – Be open and sincere in your dealings with others; be forthright.
FIGHT HARD – Believe in your ideas; speak up for your convictions.
After the call, MOVE AS A TEAM!

King Show Games offers competitive salaries and a full range of comprehensive benefits including a bonus plan, medical, dental, life and long term disability insurance, as well as a matching 401k.

King Show Games is an equal opportunity employer.

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