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Starting your career as a composer-sound designer (FAQ and answers)

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Hi, i've been seeking my first job as a composer / sound designer but i find that the jobs i look at state they want experienced designers. what advice can you give me to help me get around this? how should i approach companies as i seek employment?

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On 3/16/2018 at 3:26 PM, Iain Knights said:

Hi, i've been seeking my first job as a composer / sound designer but i find that the jobs i look at state they want experienced designers. what advice can you give me to help me get around this? how should i approach companies as i seek employment?

Hi Iain.

Don't target the big developers right away. Build your resume up with smaller projects, with devs that are in the beginning stages such as yourself. Present them a fair deal, given the constraints on their budget, and build your way up the ladder from there.

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