Locations: This is a fully remote position, available across most European locations.

Welcome to Maxis, home to tinkerers, craftspeople, & storytellers. Our drive is to inspire everyone to make a better world through creative play. As the developer of The Sims, we create games and experiences for millions of people around the world and are always looking for new ways to inspire our players. Maxis is a place where you can do what you love and help others grow while doing it; a place where your unique voice can be heard and seen. We put creativity and inclusivity at the core of our work and don't settle for seeing the world only as it is, but strive to build a world as it could be.

In this role you will be part of the reimagining of The Sims that players know and love. The Sims is one of the top selling PC game franchises of all time and The Sims 4 is by far our most successful Sims game. We have more than 70 million registered players of the base game. To date, The Sims 4 has shipped over 60 content packs and countless base game feature and quality of life updates. The Sims 4 continues to transcend being “just a game” and continues to be a positive force in people’s lives while occupying a unique creative space in the game industry. We're excited you're interested to learn more about how you can join our team and dream big.

The Maxis Studio of Electronic Arts is looking for an Audio Artist III with a focus on the sound design efforts to join the team to help us ship upcoming packs for The Sims 4.


  • Sound design from the ground up, including rendering and specifying all audio in animations, creating sound event specifications and designing audio with and without picture

  • Trouble-shoot and fix bugs related to sound effects

  • Receive and apply feedback provided by team members

  • Create audio specifically designed for our unique brand

  • Always be looking for ways to improve audio process, technology, and tools for sound

Required Skills and Experience

  • Minimum 3 years or equivalent audio production experience

  • 5+ years of game audio experience

  • Reel/portfolio of work required

  • Outstanding sound design and listening skills

  • Ability to work in an established Team with defined processes

  • Strong, proactive Team player

  • Strong interest in the needs of the player community

  • Experience in foley recording and remote production

  • Fully proficient in ProTools production and associated audio production tools

  • Experience in the area of technical implementation of game audio

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Solid experience using game audio development tools, technology, and pipelines

  • Solid knowledge of PC and macOS audio hardware

  • Ability to quickly and flexibly move from multiple projects and roles

Familiarity and experience with The Sims franchise is strongly encouraged.

Connect your future to ours. Inspire. Dream. Play.

About Electronic Arts

Everything we do is designed to inspire the world to play. Through our cutting-edge games, innovative services, and powerful technologies, we bring worlds with infinite possibilities to millions of players and fans around the globe.

We’re looking for collaborative and inclusive people with diverse perspectives who will enrich our culture and challenge us. We take a holistic approach with our benefits program, focusing on physical, emotional, financial, career, and community wellness to support our people through every chapter of life. We provide comprehensive benefit packages and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free games and so much more. Our goal is to provide a safe and respectful workplace that empowers you to thrive in both work and life.

Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will also consider employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.