Creative - Stockholm
At Mojang, we create games, products and services to inspire creativity. We develop games with a strong community focus and put players first in everything we do. Our games are built for everyone, because we believe in demonstrating equality and not just talking about it.
Minecraft is growing, through new games and old. As a result, we are looking for an experienced Sound Designer to join our Audio team!
As a Sound Designer, you will contribute to all aspects of sound design, from post-production to implementation, and be dedicated to provide innovative audio in all areas of the Minecraft franchise - games, products and marketing.
At Mojang, we value unique, high quality sounds and source control, which means that most of our audio assets are recorded by conducting field and studio recordings. In other words, if we need a panda sound - we go visit the pandas! Further on, you will process created SFX for in-game use and other franchise services.
As a Sound Designer here at Mojang, you will be making audio for over 100 million monthly active players, meaning you'll have an artistic responsibility in expanding the Minecraft universe!
- Proven experience in a similar role.
- Experience in conducting field and studio recordings, as well as post production.
- Knowledge of current pro audio tools (daws, microphones, outboard gear etc).
To succeed in this role we believe that you are collaborative and achieve your expectations through communication and teamwork, since you will be collaborating with peers and stakeholders across our Stockholm and Redmond studios, as well as with external partners. You are responsive and can understand the needs of others to ensure delivery of desired results, as well as having the ability to provide and receive constructive feedback. Further on, you are an organized problem-solver and have the capacity to embrace both creative and technical challenges of our game audio.
Studio location: Stockholm
Reports to: Audio Director
Employment type: Fulltime
Mojang is a Microsoft-owned game developer studio based in Stockholm, Sweden. We are best known as the creators of Minecraft, and are currently working on several new games, a movie, a board game, and lots more – all within the Minecraft franchise.
To help us create amazing things, we have built an equally amazing studio space. Situated right on the water by Söder Mälarstrand, it’s filled to the brim with all the tools, toys and inspiration required to create world-class entertainment. But of course, the people of Mojang are what makes this place truly special. When you join, you’ll find yourself in the company of incredibly bright, warm, and creative individuals – all united and working toward a single goal. Come help us achieve it!
Mojang strives to be a diverse and inclusive studio and if you think this job sounds like your passion, you are more than welcome to apply, no matter who you are or where you are from.