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Sound Designers are responsible for creating sounds for music productions, films, plays, TV productions and video games. Typical tasks listed in a resume of a Sound Designer are choosing and editing music, mixing music tracks, creating sound effects, advising performers in order to ensure a high-quality final product, designing sound systems, and using recording techniques. In order to be successful, a Sound Designer should provide a mix between artistic and technical skills, and also to demonstrate general business skills such as communication and teamwork. Sound engineering training and a college degree are often seen on Sound Designers resume samples.

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Graphic Artist & Sound Designer

Developed client-based artworks, logos, web design, promotions, sketch works, typography, and print.

  • Assisted with website planning, layout and development for start-up companies and managers.
  • Generated multimedia and/or web services needed including DVD/CD production.
  • Produced profiles, album designs, photography and/or press packs for local bands.
  • Created original content, art direction and custom designs for blogs, forums, and web shops.
  • Assisted art direction, promotions and music for the feature length film "Deadroom" - 2005.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Sound Designer/audio Engineer

Created and implemented all sound and music elements for over 100 productions to enhance the overall creative concept of each show as developed by the Producer/Director

  • Composed original incidental music for over 20 productions
  • Created original sound effects using various synthesizers
  • Designed and analyzed all hardware equipment needs and placement for each production, including but not limited to speakers, amplifiers, microphones, outboard gear, tape decks
  • Engineered recording sessions for live music, actor's dialogue and sound effects
  • Oversaw final mix of music and sound elements and transferred of these elements to various playback units and speakers with respect to placement and levels
  • Live sound mixing for stage musicals (orchestra and singers) for both house reinforcement and performers' monitors
  • Analyzed long-term equipment needs and recommended purchases
  • Oversaw and managed the sound department including budgets, timetables and staff of two
  • Serviced and repaired existing sound equipment
  • Worked with NYC Set Designers creating various set pieces for a variety of shows
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Radio
3

Sound Designer, Composer, & Engineer

Engaged in a dialogue with museum designers

  • Translated design concepts, scientifc contents, and educational goals for each exhibit hall
  • Complied with technical requirements
  • Complied with branding and marketing specifcations
  • Composed the musical environments for 8 of the 11 science exhibits
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Technology
BA
Psychology
Music And Recording Media
4

Sound Designer

Lead sound designer for several main stage performances

  • Generated SFX using Pro Tools 10.1
  • Created pre and post show music
  • Built cue list using Cue Lab
  • Recorded live actors and musicians
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
10
months
at this job
Tv Writing And Production
5

Sound Designer

  • Cinematic sound design and final mix for the trans-media AAA title Defiance including music edits.
  • Sound design and final mix for 115 cinematics in a 2-month period using a newly designed proprietary toolset.
  • Dealt directly with the tools team to improve audio functionality of the cinematic tool.
  • Interfaced weekly with the cinematic team in order to determine how audio would influence the direction of the narrative.
  • Designed and mixed the final audio for several marketing videos.
  • In-game sound design and implementation.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
History
BA
Sound Arts
MS
Recording Arts
6

Sound Designer

  • Sound Designing all productions for a Lort-D Professional theatre. Mixing a full band and Lav microphones as well as on stage monitor reinforcement. I was responsible for the entire rigging of the audio sound system for theater.
  • Design Credits: Memphis, Next to Normal, 9 To 5, Sylvia, Kiss Me Kate, Avenue Q, Young Frankenstien.
  • Accolades: Received a New Hampshire Theater Award for "Best Sound Designer".
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Engineering & Recording Arts

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