At Paradox, we believe our players deserve to get an engaging, dynamic soundscape that will provide the best audio feedback for each of the stories they decide to play out in any of our titles. This opportunity is ideal for someone who has worked in production management, has experience with a live game, and can thrive in a fast-paced work environment.
About the role
As an Audio Producer, you will be part of our Audio team supporting sound designers, audio directors, and music composers. You’ll be responsible for tracking, planning & coordinating deliveries within the Audio Team and you’ll report to the Head of Audio for assessment and resource planning, forecasting, and outsourcing coordination. You will also communicate with internal stakeholders such as Game Producers, Art Producers, and QA in our various Paradox Development Studios, as well as handle Marketing Creative requests, such as for the internal production of trailers.
The person we are looking for is confident with handling several tasks, and backlogs, and shifting focus from one project to the next, while maintaining a highly organized priority system to make sure each task gets done when it needs to. Your work will help create a confident workplace where all members of the team know what they need to do, as well as help shape the future development of our Audio Department.
Interface for both internal and external teams, ensuring & improving communication between Audio and Game/Marketing projects.
Create forecasts and predictions on resources required with the input of the Audio Directors.
Constantly and proactively seek to improve the production processes, tools, and pipelines for audio disciplines.
Experience working in a production-based role in the games industry
Experience with outsourcing management, contracts, and setting up agreements
Knowledgeable with SCRUM, Gaant Charts, and Agile methodologies
Proficiency in Jira/Asana/Spreadsheets
On a personal level, you’re a proactive and organized individual, passionate about production. As a plus, you are passionate about sound design and game audio, as well as roughly knowledgeable of the stages game audio goes through from start to finish. Your experience allows you to identify issues and solve problems quickly and effectively. You understand the need for being detail-oriented and structured, and you are confident in your verbal and written communication skills to help you minimize the back and forth when dealing with requests and striving for efficiency.
Some of our benefits include:
If you think that this description matches you, we highly encourage you to apply as soon as possible as we will interview candidates continuously. If you don't match all the requirements, please demonstrate how your passion, attitude and interest in Paradox might compensate for this.
At Paradox Interactive we celebrate difference and care deeply about diversity and inclusion. We therefore encourage you, no matter who you are, to apply for this job if you think you’d be a great addition to our team.
Small teams and accessible managers means that your contributions are important to us
You are close to the final product, our community and our fans - we encourage you to interact with our community and players directly through social media, our forum, and via streams
Work/Life balance is important to us so our plans do not rely on crunch (this does not mean we never work overtime but overtime is relatively uncommon)
Company-wide Social Hour every Friday with snacks & beverages
Yearly company parties
Ping-Pong table/Pool Table, Warhammer table, and lots and lots of board games
Spoiler-free break room environment for at least a week after major movie/show launch
Leadership courses available for all employees
We continuously send employees to conferences and development opportunities such as GDC and GamesCom
Lunch n´ Learn sessions held by employees: topics range from everything between “Doing business in China” to “Surviving the zombie apocalypse”
Competitive monthly salary and salary revision once per year
Participation in our company wide profit share program
5+1 weeks of paid vacation per year
For international hires, we will provide relocation assistance (Visa application, Initial Home Finding, Settling in Service, and your flight)
In November 2016, we gathered the entire company for a four day conference in Malta. The focus of the conference was to discuss company direction, discuss our internal goals, and also put into words the company culture we are so keen to keep as we continue to grow. Together, we decided that the following cultural pillars are what makes up the foundation of Paradox:
- GET SHIT DONE
About Paradox Interactive
Paradox Interactive is a leading global publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy catalog, the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and Europe. We have offices in Stockholm and Umeå, Sweden. We work with renowned distributors world wide and are present on all major digital download portals. We share a passion for gaming and gamers and our goal is to provide deep and challenging games with hours of gameplay to our growing 2 000 000 + member community.
Audio·Stockholm - Studio Gold
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