Full Time Job

Assistant Audio Engineer

Zoo Digital

El Segundo, CA 01-08-2023
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

ZOO Digital are an award-winning cloud software company with offices in LA, Dubai, London, Korea, India and Sheffield UK. We help the biggest names in global entertainment to reach audiences everywhere with our high-quality localization and media services, adapting original TV and movie content for different languages, regions, and cultures.
Our Mission: To help our clients share their stories, by adapting the world's most watched TV shows and movies into new formats and languages for international audiences to enjoy.
Our Clients: Major Hollywood studios and streaming services, like Disney, Netflix, NBC Universal, Paramount, Facebook, Sony, and HBO, among others.
Our Services: Dubbing, subtitling and captioning, audio description, metadata localization, artwork localization and media processing.

ZOO Digital's state of the art technology services are backed by the award-winning bespoke software created by our ever-growing Research & Development team, ZOO Digital Labs. The team create cutting edge software solutions to supercharge our services and make our customers' lives easier. To find out more, visit



Salary: $22-$25ph

Location: El Segundo, office-based

Due to continued expansion, ZOO Digital have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Audio Engineer to join our team based in El Segundo, CA. The Assistant Audio Engineer will be responsible for Music & Effects dubbing package prequalification, generating prequalification reports, technical quality control of cloud dubbing sessions, ProTools dubbing package and mix session preparation and conformance.

Day to day responsibilities will include:
• Performing loudness conformance and bounce deliverable outputs for audio mixes
• Assisting the Dubbing team with asset research in relation to audio quality and content
• Assisting the Audio Video QC team with final deliverable QC
• Working primarily with 5.1 and 2.0 audio, occasionally working with Dolby Atmos materials
• Working closely with ZOO's Post-Production, Quality Control and Dubbing teams to ensure high-quality efficient dubbing

The role will require continual learning of new and modified specifications from title to title and client to client.



We are looking for enthusiastic applicants, ideally with a Bachelor's degree or equivalent, or 2 years related experience and/or training. We are also keen to hear from applicants with an equivalent combination of education and experience.

We are also looking for applicants with the following skills and experience:
• Excellent verbal and written communicator in English – additional language skills are desirable but not essential
• Mac and Windows OS
• ProTools
• Dolby Atmos Renderer
• Dolby Media Encoder Suite
• Adobe Audition
• QuickTime Pro
• Video NLE's a plus (Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro)
• Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word)
Other information

Our technology is constantly evolving, so there's never a dull moment with ZOO! Our team is made up of creatives, innovators, linguists, and collaborators from all corners of the world, and we employ the brightest and most original thinkers in our industry. Along with a competitive salary, we also offer excellent company benefits, which include;

Unlimited access to over 5,000 courses on Udemy for business

Medical, Dental, Vision

STD, LTD, Life Insurance

401k Plan

Share Save Plan

PTO/Sick Time

Paid Holidays

Membership Discount at Bay Clubs

Stocked Kitchen

We value all the folks that make ZOO a great place to work. For further details on what it's like to work for us, please visit our company Glassdoor page -,28.htm

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g3n625-3-239-119-61-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Zoo Digital

Since 2001, we showcase, localize and distribute the movies and TV shows the world wants to see. All powered by awesomeness. We help Hollywood studios, global broadcasters, online retailers and independent distributors reach audiences everywhere. Securely and efficiently. We combine our world-class cloud technology with amazing client teams in the UK and US, some of the most talented in-territory translators in the industry and a growing network of trusted local partners - to deliver awesome results for our clients.