Transfer Engineer (Audio) - Music

Job Title: Transfer Engineer (Audio) - Music
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH71807
Contact Name: Emerald May
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 19, 2018 10:21

Job Description

Transfer Engineer (Audio) - Music

South East London

Competitive Salary


Exciting opportunity for someone with a passion for audio and great knowledge of recording equipment (cassette, CD and digital) to join the Post-production team at a leading music company based in South East London.

Reporting in to the Manager for Transfer & Copying, you will be responsible for digitalising audio media in order to preserve its audio content and metadata for future use, and to supply it to clients in a specified manner.

Key features will include:

  • Going through tapes from the archive and transferring them onto digital format
  • Ensuring the transfers reproduce the original recorded content as accurately as possible

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Familiarity with digital audio workstations (SADiE in particular would be preferable) and a working knowledge of analogue and digital tape formats
  • Previous experience of handling analogue tape and analogue tape machines
  • Knowledge of formats such as DAT, DTRS and 1630 U-matic advantageous
  • A Music Technology degree (or equivalent) or a relevant qualification is required

The successful Transfer Engineer will receive:

  • Competitive salary/ Pick N Mix benefits
  • 25 days holiday
  • 50% discount off a premium Spotify subscription
  • Free products

If you're interested in finding out more about this fantastic Transfer Engineer position, please apply now!


Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds


PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.