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Audio Lead

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Audio Lead

Do you have the “golden ears” and organizational skills to help an Audio Team to achieve their full potential? Can you ensure that production schedules can be met predictably, project scopes are within expectations, and keenly evaluate audio content to ensure that it meets the quality and consistency bar for a AAA game? Most importantly, do you enjoy game audio and want to contribute to building a fun and memorable experience? Bungie currently has a unique opportunity on an audio team that has revolutionized the way sound effects and music are merged into the visceral experience of playing a game.

This Audio Lead role focuses on supporting partners working with the Destiny IP. Working with partners, the Audio Lead drives the creation of Audio Style Guides, maintains the quality of audio, delivers timely feedback and responses to unblock them. Internally, the Audio Lead coordinates with the project Creative Lead, Narrative Lead, and the Destiny Audio team.


  • Maintain Destiny IP quality and consistency while working with an external partner
  • Work closely with the project Creative Lead, Narrative Lead, and Destiny Audio Team to determine the goals for audio on partner projects
  • Establish and document audio guidelines for the Destiny IP for use by external partners
  • Implement processes for casting, recording, composing, and reviewing with a partner
  • Review partner audio timelines and milestones and help guide partners toward successful schedules
  • Learn the tools and workflow for partners to share with the broader Bungie team

Required Skills

  • Familiarity and/or interest in the Destiny universe
  • Game industry experience in an audio capacity, including experience with audio post-production, music, sound design, and mixing
  • Ability to communicate effectively with external partners
  • Demonstrated cultural competency to work with cross-culture environment/teams
  • Experience working and developing relationships with creative teams to aid in the iterative creative process
  • Ability to effectively lead a team through ambiguity

Nice To Have Skills

  • Experience working with external partners
  • Experience working on a live game ("game as a service")