At iZotope, we’re obsessed with great sound. Our intelligent audio technology helps musicians, music producers, and audio post engineers focus on their craft rather than the tech behind it. We design award-winning software, plug-ins, hardware, and mobile apps powered by the highest quality audio processing, machine learning, and strikingly intuitive interfaces. iZotope: the shortest path from sound to emotion.

Our mission is to drive the sonic vision for our products and services by collaborating with key functions throughout product life-cycles and to ensure that iZotope is an industry leader in audio production by providing the highest quality audio content for research, product, and marketing. We're looking for a talented, inspired Sound Designer to help us create innovative and compelling audio production products that inspire and enable our customers to be creative. 

 

You Will:

Under the direction of the Sound Design Manager, you will work closely with the product development, product management, and UX/UI  teams to craft the vision and sound design goals for all of our products.

  • Collaborate closely with other Sound Designers and Product Management to execute and translate existing product visions and sound design goals into product content deliverables
  • Work with the Audio Research team to provide necessary qualitative sonic feedback during DSP algorithm development
  • Work with third party artists, contractors, and industry partners to supplement content creation as needed
  • Continuously learn the latest music production, post production, audio editing, and sound design techniques and technologies

 

You Have:

  • Ability to understand, appreciate and anticipate our customers' needs and wants. Candidates for this Sound Design role should already be familiar with the audio content in - or ideally, customers of - products in one or more of our target markets: dialogue editors, music production, post production / audio for video, live sound, and music performance
  • Experience with professional audio editing tools like (but not limited to) Pro Tools, Logic, Ableton Live, Effect and Instrument Plugins, etc
  • Demonstrable skill, in the form of a shareable portfolio, and breadth of experience in audio post production and music production
  • Familiarity with iZotope's current line of audio production products and plug-ins, especially RX
  • A deep understanding of technical concepts behind audio processors
  • Current knowledge of the latest post production and sound design techniques and technologies, using both iZotope and competitor products
  • Able to provide, solicit, and respond to critical feedback while delivering high quality and on-time execution of sound design content
  • Ability to manage relationships with content developers, both inside and outside the company
  • 5 + years of professional audio production experience
  • Solid understanding of audio production & design techniques and editing is required

 

Preferred qualifications: 

  • Prior experience as a professional dialogue editor, sound designer, or re-recording mixer
  • Prior experience as a professional music producer or audio engineer
  • Experience with software development process and agile methodology
  • Deep understanding of iZotope's current line of effects
  • Deep understanding of additional third party plug-ins (Native instruments, PABX, Soundtoys, Waves, etc)
iZotope is a Soundwide company; together we embrace diversity and a respect for all people. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we believe the foundation of our dynamic and pioneering spirit starts with a fair and inclusive culture. At Soundwide we strive to embrace teamwork and passion, deliver inspiring experiences, continuously innovate and empower our communities,  while also serving our planet. 
 
All applicants will receive equal consideration for employment at iZotope and we encourage everyone to apply – regardless of gender identity, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
 
Help us reach our goal in making the future of music diverse, inclusive and exciting! We encourage you to submit your application without the requirement for a photograph, identifying factors or personal status information.

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