Audio Designer

Magic Leap, Inc., Plantation, FL

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Job Description

Audio Designers at Magic Leap are responsible for designing, creating, recording, producing, mixing and implementing sound, voice, and music in Mixed Reality experiences. You will work with cross-disciplinary teams supporting the integration of music, sound design, dialogue and audio behaviors as well as a small team dedicated to developing innovative audio tools and workflows for a cutting edge Mixed Reality platform.

The ideal candidate is passionate about interactive audio and has a deep understanding of it, is a quick and enthusiastic learner, an excellent problem solver, and embraces both the creative and technical challenges that arise at the interstices of new frontiers in computing, audio, and interactive entertainment.


  • Design, create, record, produce, mix and implement sound, dialog, and music for both interactive and linear experiences
  • Use game audio middleware and game engines to implement audio into Mixed Reality experiences
  • Participate in designing audio systems and behaviors
  • Work with cross-disciplinary teams to understand the needs of the projects, and find solutions to challenges
  • Collaborate with audio programmers and technical sound designers to design and implement innovative audio behaviors
  • Conduct field recordings to gather source material
  • Maintain Magic Leap’s sound library
  • Test and debug audio in Mixed Reality experiences


  • 3+ years of industry-related game audio experience
  • 5+ years of audio recording, processing and mixing skills
  • Mastery of current pro audio tools (digital audio workstations, microphones, outboard gear)
  • Expertise with current game engines (Unity/Unreal) as well as middleware (Wwise, FMOD, Fabric)
  • Excellent organization and communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-disciplined
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Ability to thrive in a collaborative, team-based environment
  • Ability to provide and accept critical feedback in a professional manner

Preferred (Nice to Have)

  • Programming/scripting skills is a plus
  • Familiarity with Procedural Sound Design (PD, Max MSP)
  • Ability to play a traditional musical instrument
  • Experience implementing and mixing for 3D spatialized audio and interactive environments
  • Familiarity with Perforce and other source control
  • Familiarity with Unreal Blueprints
  • Live/Concert audio support


Music Technology related university degree or equivalent experience

Additional Information

Please submit a reel demonstrating contributions to commercially released product




About Magic Leap, Inc.

How It All Began October 5, 2017 Today, Magic Leap is a company made up of hundreds of artists, engineers, explorers, and dreamers from around the globe, all chasing their curiosity toward the same goal – bringing together the digital and real worlds to advance human potential. But it all began on a road trip to Austin when we asked the question – “what if computing could spill outside the computer?”

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