Crew Openings

Crew Openings

Want to join the Convergence production team? Check below for all open positions and the application process.

Open Positions

Assistant Sound EditorSound Designer

Job Description: The Assistant Sound Editor is an important position within the post-production process for Convergence.  When episodes are recorded, there will often be direction, questions, feedback, and other chatter between takes. The Assistant Sound Editor does the initial edit of the episode recordings to remove any audio between takes.

Responsibilities:

  • Complete first edit of each actor’s recording to remove all excess audio outside of the takes.
  • Compile each actor’s individual recordings into a single, synced file for the Supervising Sound Editor.

Required qualifications:

  • Experience with sound editing in some capacity – podcasting, audio drama, radio, etc. Please provide a link to a sample of your work with your application.
  • Access to audio editing software like Audacity (free), or to professional tools like Adobe Audition or Pro Tools.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Dedicated and consistent. This will be a time-consuming position. Must be committed.

Job Description: The Sound Designer works with the post-production team to create a library of sound effects to use in episodes of Convergence. The Sound Designer will locate existing sounds to fill needs as well as record and create new sounds when necessary.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Supervising Sound Editor in creating a library of sound effects to be used in Convergence.
  • Locate existing sounds or create new sounds to fill specific needs for each episode.

Required qualifications:

  • Experience with sound design. Does not have to be on a professional level. Please provide a link to a sample of your work with your application.
  • Ability to create sounds through digital means or through foley recording.
  • Creative, with a good ear for sound outside of everyday needs. While standard sounds like footsteps, doors, etc. will be needed, this is Star Wars! There will be a variety of new elements like ships, droids, and creatures that will need original sounds. Must be able to create sounds for things that don’t exist in our real world.
  • Access to Adobe Audition, Pro Tools, or another professional level audio editor.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Dedicated and consistent. This will be a time-consuming position. Must be committed.

To apply for an open position, you can email us at contact@starwarsconvergence.com. Please include the title of the position that you are applying for, at least one paragraph detailing why you would like to be a part our team, and at least one paragraph detailing why you would work well in the position.

If you have further questions about the position, do not hesitate to include those as well.

Please note that all positions are on a volunteer basis.