Kenneth Wong

5/4 Calder Grove, Edinburgh, EH11 4NB
(44) 7923829356
beats.away.official@email.com

Hi, I am an audio professional experienced in :
- offering interactive/ game audio solutions,
- recruiting, directing, recording and post-editing voice overs and melodic vocals,
- composing, arranging, producing and mixing music for games, trailers, films and songs.


Work Experience

Sound Designer (contract)

TAP HK

Provide audio solutions to clients' projects.

Dec 2017 – PRESENT

Audio Consultant (contract)

Animoca Brands

Provide in-house audio solutions or recommendations to mobile game projects.

Aug 2016 – Aug 2017

Online Writer

musicvalley.com.hk

Write monthly articles about tips and tricks for home studio sound and music production.

Jan 2016 – Jan 2017

Sound Designer (full time)

Animoca Brands

Design interactive experience with sound and music in games. Design game sound effects. Compose and produce music tracks for games. Recruit, direct, record and post-edit voice talents for suitable game use.

Aug 2014 – Aug 2016

Sound Designer (full time)

Outblaze

Design interactive experience with sound and music in games. Design sound effects. Compose and produce music tracks for games.

Aug 2012 - Aug 2014

Summer Internship

Baseline Magazine, Bradbourne Publishing Ltd

Paper craft, leaftlet design, photo shooting, facebook marketing.

May 2011 - July 2011


Education

MSc in Sound Design (Merit)

University of Edinburgh
Sep 2016 - Nov 2018

NCF Award in Radio (Level1)

JAG training
June 2017 - Aug 2017

BA in Visual Communication Design (2nd Honour)

School of Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Sep 2009 - Oct 2012

Music Theory Grade 5 (Distinction)

ABRSM
May 2006

Piano Performance Grade 7 (Distinction)

ABRSM
May 2006

Games

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

Showreels

Programming Languages & Tools
Workflow
  • Mobile-First, Responsive Design
  • Cross Browser Testing & Debugging
  • Cross Functional Teams
  • Agile Development & Scrum

Interests

Science News, Keto Diet, Psychology, VR, Gaming, Digital Art


Awards & Certifications

  • Google Analytics Certified Developer
  • Mobile Web Specialist - Google Certification
  • 1st Place - University of Colorado Boulder - Emerging Tech Competition 2009
  • 1st Place - University of Colorado Boulder - Adobe Creative Jam 2008 (UI Design Category)
  • 2nd Place - University of Colorado Boulder - Emerging Tech Competition 2008
  • 1st Place - James Buchanan High School - Hackathon 2006
  • 3rd Place - James Buchanan High School - Hackathon 2005