• Location
    • Seattle
  • Date Posted
  • Jun. 28, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Entertainment

Rec Room is the best place to build and play games together. Chat, hang out, explore MILLIONS of rooms, or build something new to share with us all! We are looking for a Game Developer to work on our voice and audio systems. In this role, you will own the voice and audio technologies for the game, and provide an audio experience that our players love.

In this role you will:

  • Architect, build, improve, and maintain voice chat, sound effects and music technologies
  • Work autonomously and iteratively to improve the player audio experience across multiple platforms
  • Deliver technology that will scale from mobile platforms to high end PCs
  • Collaborate across teams and disciplines

We are looking for the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of professional experience building and shipping production-ready voice or audio technology (C#, C++, Objective C, Swift or similar)
  • Experience working with audio streaming and digital signal processing such as audio compression and echo cancellation
  • Passion for audio experiences, specifically in improving the end player experience
  • Excellent cross-discipline communication skills
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, autonomous, and ambiguous environment
  • A constant desire to learn, improve, and help others improve

Bonus points if you have:

  • Experience developing mobile audio technology (iOS, Android)
  • Experience working with game engines such as Unity, Unreal, or something similar
  • Experience developing for multiple platforms (mobile, console, VR)
  • Sound design experience
  • Background in Augmented or Virtual Reality technologies (e.g., ARKit, ARCore, HTC Vive, Steam VR, Oculus Rift, etc.)
  • Experience working on a live online service
  • Strong 3D math skills

Company info to know:

Rec Room offers generous medical, dental, and vision plans that cover you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children. We also support your retirement benefits with a company match. Rec Room values work-life balance by providing unlimited paid time off. Our company values are real and drive our culture. We work hard to be a safe and friendly place for people from all walks of life.

Rec Room provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.