Firelight Technologies

Tools Programmer

We are seeking a Tools Programmer to join us in improving and maintaining our adaptive audio tool: FMOD Studio. This is a full time/permanent position based in Melbourne, Australia. In this role, you will develop tools that extend creative possibilities for sound designers. You will be required to maintain existing functionality, debug faults, and improve the overall stability and performance of the application.

Runtime C++ Programmer for FMOD Studio

Please contact us if you are interested in working on exciting new technology for high profile games.
FMOD Studio is a new product that pushes the boundaries of audio production in games. FMOD has been recently used in Forza Motorsport, Drive Club, Just Cause 3 and more.
The FMOD Studio tool is aimed at sound designers and musicians and we need runtime engine programmers to provide the run-time side of the product, which gets linked into the game.

FMOD looking for programmers

Firelight Technologies is looking for a motivated programmer to help create the next generation of game tools and engine for audio.

We are looking for talented C++ programmers, with experience in Unreal 3 a plus.
Graduates will be considered.

We are located in a very convenient location in Melbourne (next to Flinders St Station) with an enthusiastic/casual atmosphere.

Apply to jobs@fmod.org with CV

Firelight Technologies (FMOD) wins Governor of Victoria Export Awards: Small business award

Firelight Technologies (Firelight), developer of audio software for the computer game and civil/defence simulator industries, has won the coveted Small Business Award. The award recognises the outstanding international success of the company’s FMOD software, which is now the most commonly used audio software in the worldwide computer games industry.

Firelight also received a commendation in the Arts and Entertainment Award category.

The 2010 Governor of Victoria Export Awards were announced on 4 October at Government House.

FMOD team up with Garage Games

Firelight Technology's FMOD, the choice for many developers for creation and playback of interactive audio in their games, is one step closer to world domination. After winning Game Developer magazine's 2008 Front Line award for best Audio Tool, Firelight have decided to team up with Garage Games and is offering FMOD EX for a super cheap $100 (US) if you're an indie Torque developer. FMOD EX for commercial Torque developers can snag FMOD EX for a measley $500, which is a huge discount from the standard FMOD EX commercial license.

FMod takes out best audio tool in Front Line Awards 2008

Congratulations are in order for Melbourne's Fightlight technologies who took out first place in the Audio Tool category in the Front Line Awards for 2008 with their flagship audio suite, Fmod Designer 4.17.

The Front Line Awards, which aims to give recognition to the tools that developers use to assist in their work, has been established for over a decade and is voted upon by the Game Developer magazine and Gamasutra reader polls.

The nominations for the best Audio Tool category in for 2008 are:

Firelight Technologies release FMOD Ex for iPhone

Firelight Technologies, the Melbourne audio middleware company behind the very popular FMOD Music and Sound Effects System, have announced FMOD Ex for the iPhone. FMOD is widely used in the games industry, most notably with 'World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King', 'Bioshock', 'Crysis', 'Call of Duty: World at War', 'Guitar Hero: World Tour' and 'Little Big Planet'. It also supports the largest range of hardware, from PC and Mac, to Linux, and Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo game consoles and handhelds.