Careers with LAI Games

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Be Part of an Innovative, Industry Leading Team

LAI Games is a leading developer and manufacturer of arcade games and products with a portfolio comprised of video games, Virtual Reality experiences, mobile applications, ticket redemption games, and more.

Our goal is to craft the most engaging, rewarding and innovative games and experiences in the out of home entertainment space, including arcades, barcades, bowling alleys and family entertainment centres. This commitment to innovation is demonstrated by the consistent launch of category-defining, award-winning titles such as Speed of Light, Snapshot, Let’s Bounce, HYPERshoot, and Virtual Rabbids: The Big Ride.

Careers at LAI Games

Our Vision

Creating experiences
people can’t get anywhere else.

Rapid prototyping, evaluation and iteration are the core elements of our development processes, and we are looking for fun, energetic, and talented people who share our passion for innovative games and products that enrich the out of home entertainment experiences for millions of players around the world.

Our arcade games are large, dynamic, physical products that leverage a wide variety of technologies, interfaces and formats to deliver unique and engaging user experiences. Developing these games requires a high level of collaboration within a development team consisting of a range of disciplines including mechanical, electrical and software engineers, game developers, artists, designers and fabricators. As such, our work environment rewards people who are curious, collaborative, and productive, embracing the responsibility that comes with freedom from micro-management, and striving for excellence in everything they do.

If this sounds like you, apply to join our fun, dynamic development team!

Current Career Opportunities

About

Our development team consists of passionate gamers and tinkerers, driven to make the most fun, engaging and rewarding games and experiences for our players. We collaborate, evaluate, and iterate on everything that goes into the game, with a strong focus on “easy to play, hard to master”, and great user experiences. The electrical systems are the lifeblood of our products, and our Electronics Engineers work closely with the entire development team to understand the various features and functions, leveraging their passion for technology and electronics to engineer solutions that allow the industry’s most innovative games and experiences to come to life.

Responsibilities
  • Create and refine technical documentation that detail the product’s design intent.
  • Discuss and solve complex problems with manufacturing departments, sub-contractors, suppliers and customers.
  • Specify and manage electrical drawings, part lists, and BOMs.
  • Support running projects to meet agreed deadlines.
  •  Facilitate game cabinet fabrication through prototyping and development.
  • Work closely with the mechanical team to ensure electrical requirements are understood and catered for.
  • Design, operate and evaluate rigs for testing electromechanical components and concepts.
  • Design, test and evaluate PCBs for use in our products.
  • Testing and verification of complete the product’s electronic system.
Requirements
  • 5 years experience in system and PCB design.
  • Strong experience with Altium design tools with proven ability to design, prototype and troubleshoot PCB designs.
  • Strong experience in debugging systems (comprising of embedded controllers, PCs and harnessing).
  • Strong experience in PCB testing procedures and creation of instruction for 3rd party fab houses.
  • Strong ability in embedded systems programming
  • Strong ability in creating and maintaining documentation for production and end-user support.
  • Experience in complex harnessing design and production an advantage.
  • Familiarity with UL safety standards and test equipment an advantage.
  • Strong communication skills in English, both written and verbal.
  • A passion for games is critical as you’ll be collaborating with the games development team and contributing to LAI Games products.
Qualifications
  • Bachelor or Diploma of Engineering (Electronics) or equivalent work experience
Advantageous
  • Bachelor or Diploma of Engineering (Mechatronics) or equivalent work experience
Benefits
  • Flexible working hours
  • Monthly self-directed personal development days and game jams
  • We finish at 4:30 every Friday afternoon for social drinks and games
  • Work in a dynamic, creative work space located in Singapore’s technology and media hub
  • Live and work in amazing Singapore! One of the safest, cleanest, greenest, most well connected and multicultural cities in the world!
  • Being a part of the out-of-home entertainment industry, we like to have frequent team events and enjoy what the industry has to offer.
  • We have close relationships with key customers such as Timezone, and get to spend a lot of time in their centres

If this sounds like you, click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our jobs portal where you can upload your resume and share links to your work.

About

Our development team consists of passionate gamers, driven to make the most fun, engaging and rewarding games and experiences for our players. We collaborate, evaluate, and iterate on everything that goes into the game, with a strong focus on “easy to play, hard to master”, and great user experiences. Our Embedded Developers enjoy all elements of development, leveraging their experience and passion to drive the production of almost every aspect of our game development, from gameplay, audio, lighting, and beyond. One of the most unique and engaging aspects of arcade games is the range of technologies and interface devices used to deliver memorable gameplay experiences. Motivated by the diversity of products, projects and technologies they’re exposed to in their role, our Embedded Developers thrive in the collaborative environment that drives the integration of these game elements, delivering incredible, physical games and experiences that no PC, console or mobile can replicate at home.

Responsibilities
  • Design and develop embedded game firmware with a high standard of code quality, stability, maintainability, readability and performance.
  • Take ownership in creating and updating the low level framework that will form the building blocks of the I/O for our games
  • Advise the development team with the scope and resources required for new product ideas, new game features and improvements to our existing game catalogue.
  • Work with electrical engineers to integrate custom hardware interfaces into our games and implement tools for thoroughly testing hardware.
  • Diagnose and resolve issues with current and past projects, and test to ensure stability.
  • Contribute to the design of new product ideas and features.
  • Rapidly prototype and iterate on new game ideas to evaluate their fun, feasibility and market fit.
Requirements
  • 3+ years of embedded development experience
  • Strong skills in embedded firmware design and implementation in C/C++
  • Strong ability to create portable code
  • Strong analytical and logic reasoning skill
  • Experience using embedded development tools (IDEs, compilers, JTAG, ISP, Oscilloscope, logic analyser)
  • Understanding on embedded MCU architectures and peripherals
  • Experience with communication protocols like I2C, SPI, USB, Serial RS232/RS485
  • Strong communication skills in English, both written and verbal.
  • A passion for games is critical as you’ll be collaborating with the games development team and contributing to LAI Games products.
Qualifications
  • Tertiary degree or diploma in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience
Advantageous
  • Experience with C#
Benefits
  • Flexible working hours
  • Monthly self-directed personal development days and game jams
  • We finish at 4:30 every Friday afternoon for social drinks and games
  • Work in a dynamic, creative work space located in Singapore’s technology and media hub
  • Live and work in amazing Singapore! One of the safest, cleanest, greenest, most well connected and multicultural cities in the world!
  • Being a part of the out-of-home entertainment industry, we like to have frequent team events and enjoy what the industry has to offer.
  • We have close relationships with key customers such as Timezone, and get to spend a lot of time in their centres

If this sounds like you, click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our jobs portal where you can upload your resume and share links to your work.

About

Our development team consists of passionate gamers, driven to make the most fun, engaging and rewarding games and experiences for our players. We collaborate, evaluate, and iterate on everything that goes into the game, with a strong focus on “easy to play, hard to master”, and great user experiences.

Our Game Programmers enjoy all elements of development, leveraging their experience, passion, and alignment with the design team, to drive the production of almost every aspect of our game development, from gameplay logic and physics, to shaders, audio, UI and beyond. One of the most unique and engaging aspects of arcade games is the range of technologies and interface devices used to deliver memorable gameplay experiences. Motivated by the diversity of products, projects and technologies they’re exposed to in their role, our Game Programmers thrive in the collaborative environment that drives the integration of these game elements, delivering incredible, physical games and experiences that no PC, console or mobile can replicate at home.

Responsibilities
  • Design and develop game software with a high standard of code quality, stability, maintainability, readability and performance.
  • Collaborate with a team of programmers, artists and designers to build asset pipelines, workflow processes and per-project development tools that are stable, elegant and efficient.
  • Collaborate with a team of programmers to advise the best software packages, hardware platforms, game engines and techniques for implementing games, features and tools.
  • Advise the development team with the scope and resources required for new product ideas, new game features and improvements to our existing game catalogue.
  • Work with electrical engineers to integrate custom hardware interfaces into our games and implement tools for thoroughly testing hardware.
  • Diagnose and resolve issues with current and past projects, and test to ensure stability.
  • Contribute to the design of new product ideas and features.
  • Rapidly prototype and iterate on new game ideas to evaluate their fun, feasibility and market fit.
Requirements
  • Strong experience with C# and Unity3D games targeting PC platforms.
  • Strong experience with common gameplay features such as physics, animation, user interfaces, state machines, shaders, networking, etc.
  • Strong understanding of PC hardware performance, bench-marking and optimisation.
  • Experience writing other software such as C++ DLLs, APIs, servers, windows services, console programs, Powershell/batch scripts, or websites.
  • Experience working in teams with version control systems such as Git, Mercurial or Perforce.
  • Experience with a variety of software development tools and practices such as unit testing, build automation, dependency injection, data-driven development, etc.
  • Able to thrive in a diverse, collaborative team working productively and autonomously.
  • Strong communication skills in English, both written and verbal.
  • A passion for games is critical as you’ll be collaborating with the games development team and contributing to LAI Games products.
Qualifications
  • Tertiary degree or diploma in a programming related discipline or equivalent experience.
Benefits
  • Flexible working hours
  • Monthly self-directed personal development days and game jams
  • We finish at 4:30 every Friday afternoon for social drinks and games
  • Work in a dynamic, creative work space located in Singapore’s technology and media hub
  • Live and work in amazing Singapore! One of the safest, cleanest, greenest, most well connected and multicultural cities in the world!
  • Being a part of the out-of-home entertainment industry, we like to have frequent team events and enjoy what the industry has to offer.
  • We have close relationships with key customers such as Timezone, and get to spend a lot of time in their centres

If this sounds like you, click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our jobs portal where you can upload your resume and portfolio, and share links to your work.

About

Our development team consists of passionate gamers, driven to make the most fun, engaging and rewarding games and experiences for our players. We collaborate, evaluate, and iterate on everything that goes into the game, with a strong focus on “easy to play, hard to master”, and great user experiences.

Taking pride in maintaining the best and most reliable build processes, server configurations and development workflows, our Game Engineers don’t just help to remove technical roadblocks when they arrive, they foresee them and prevent them from ever occurring. They are passionate about technology, up to date with the latest developments in the industry, and use this knowledge on a day to day basis to ensure that our games are always cutting edge. Game programmers at heart, our Game Engineers take a step back and analyse our projects as a whole, designing, implementing and monitoring the architecture that allows our team to efficiently craft some of the most innovative, engaging and rewarding games and experiences in our industry.

Responsibilities
  • Design and develop elegant solutions for a diverse range of complex problems to empower our teams to create games that are both technically and creatively innovative.
  • Work closely with artists, designers, QA and engineers across all projects to discover opportunities where software can improve our workflows and infrastructure.
  • Collaborate with programmers, artists and designers to create tools, asset pipelines, workflow processes and cloud solutions that are reliable, efficient and easy to use.
  • Design and develop game software with a high standard of code quality, stability, maintainability, readability and performance.
  • Provide expert advise regard the best operating systems, hardware platforms, game engines and techniques for implementing games, features and tools.
  • Diagnose and resolve issues with current and past projects, and test to ensure stability.
  • Contribute to the design of new product ideas and features.
  • Rapidly prototype and iterate on new game ideas to evaluate their fun, feasibility and market fit
Requirements
  • High standards of code quality, usability and maintainability.
  • Expert experience developing PC games with Unity3D and C#
  • Experience with REST APIs and cloud-based platforms (AWS, Azure, etc).
  • Strong knowledge of bench-marking, optimisation and PC hardware performance.
  • Able to thrive in a diverse, collaborative team working productively and autonomously.
  • Strong experience with common gameplay features such as physics, animation, user interfaces, state machines, networking, etc.
  • Experience writing other software such as C++ DLLs, APIs, servers, windows services, console programs, Powershell/batch scripts, or websites.
  • Experience working in teams with version control systems such as Git, Mercurial or Perforce.
  • Experience with a variety of software development tools and practices such as unit testing, build automation, dependency injection, data-driven development, etc.
  • Strong communication skills in English, both written and verbal.
  • A passion for games is critical as you’ll be collaborating with the games development team and contributing to LAI Games products.
Advantageous
  • Experience with iOS, Android and web development, and any other programming languages
  • Experience developing for VR
Qualifications
  • Tertiary degree in a relevant technical field, or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years experience in design and development of games.
Benefits
  • Flexible working hours
  • Monthly self-directed personal development days and game jams
  • We finish at 4:30 every Friday afternoon for social drinks and games
  • Work in a dynamic, creative work space located in Singapore’s technology and media hub
  • Live and work in amazing Singapore! One of the safest, cleanest, greenest, most well connected and multicultural cities in the world!
  • Being a part of the out-of-home entertainment industry, we like to have frequent team events and enjoy what the industry has to offer.
  • We have close relationships with key customers such as Timezone, and get to spend a lot of time in their centres

If this sounds like you, click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our jobs portal where you can upload your resume and portfolio, and share links to your work.

About

It is our vision to bring products to market that revolutionise the industry, and we want to ensure we enhance every location in which our games and products are installed. Bringing a love of design, games and user experience, our industrial designer will collaborate with developers and engineers to shape the look, feel and function of the products we create. Products that capture the imaginations of our players and operators, promising an engaging and rewarding gameplay experience you can’t get anywhere else.

Responsibilities
  • Draft sketches of potential products
  • Use detailed drawings and CAD to demonstrate product design intent
  • Design and fabricate proof of concepts and prototypes for evaluation
  • Work with engineering, software development, art and production to establish and evaluate design concepts for manufactured products.
  • Ideation and generation of innovative concepts with consideration of human factors, usability, form, function, finish, branding, artwork, manufacture and assembly of our games and products.
  • Developing solutions that exceed user expectations and provide best in class user experiences
  • UX and UI design, developing engaging, visually appealing interfaces which are intuitive to navigate and bring a sense of joy to our users.
  • Generation of product renderings and prototypes to clearly communicate product vision to various stakeholders
  • Providing inspirational leadership to the design team, helping direct the creative process within the office, mentoring and guiding less senior team members as required
  • Collaborating with the engineering team to ensure designs are cost-efficient, mechanically feasible and manufacturable whilst firmly protecting and communicating the design intent and creative vision of the product
  • Ongoing investigation into potential new technologies, techniques, processes, market trends and styling that could be applied to new products
Requirements
  • The ideal candidate will have a degree in Industrial or Product Design/Development with a strong technical background in delivering projects from concept through to manufacture with a thorough understanding of the product development process.
  • You will have a passion for investigating different processes and techniques from various innovation fields and translating and implementing those ideas into new product offerings.
  • You will be an explorer, always looking for new ways of doing things, with a passion for design trends and staying up to date with market styles and the latest technologies.
  • With in-depth experience in design methodologies you have an ability to understand user needs and transfer these insights into meaningful product concepts, effectively communicating your ideas through drawings, renderings, prototypes and strong modelling skills.
  • You are a conceptual and strategic thinker with strong analytical and problem-solving skills, able to engage with other highly creative individuals, and work in a diverse team.
Benefits
  • Flexible working hours
  • Monthly self-directed personal development days and game jams
  • We finish at 4:30 every Friday afternoon for social drinks and games
  • Work in a dynamic, creative work space located in Singapore’s technology and media hub
  • Live and work in amazing Singapore! One of the safest, cleanest, greenest, most well connected and multicultural cities in the world!
  • Being a part of the out-of-home entertainment industry, we like to have frequent team events and enjoy what the industry has to offer.
  • We have close relationships with key customers such as Timezone, and get to spend a lot of time in their centres

If this sounds like you, click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our jobs portal where you can upload your resume and portfolio, and share links to your work.

About

At LAI Games, all our games are developed internally from the ground up including mechanical parts (wood cabinets, plastics. metal, etc), electrical systems, harnessing and human interface devices.  Our team consists of passionate gamers and tinkerers, driven to make the most fun, engaging and rewarding games and experiences for our players. The Logistics & Supply Chain Specialist plays an important role to support the logistics and supply chain activities across the various cross functional teams to deliver the industry’s most innovative games and experiences to come to life.

Please note this is an 8 month maternity leave replacement.

Responsibilities
  • Source and benchmark to ensure most cost-effective shipping modes and schedules
  • Liaise with intercompany, manufacturing site, freight forwarders and suppliers for both inbound & outbound shipment
  • Verify invoices and coordinate shipment including shipment clearance and export documentation
  • Analyse supply & demand data and suggest production plan to the factory
  • Track and report supply chain performances KPI eg factory On Time Delivery
  • Full spectrum of procurement process in logistic, warehouse and inventory management
  • Manage order fulfilment for intercompany purchase and International Sales
Requirements
  • Diploma/Degree in Business/Supply Chain or any other relevant fields
  • Minimum 3 years of experiences in logistics and supply chain management.
  • Advantage to have worked in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong understanding of supply & demand planning
  • Knowledge in inventory management and policy
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to work well in a team with minimal supervision
  • Meticulous, analytical mind and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Microsoft application
Benefits
  • Monthly self-directed personal development days and game jams
  • We get together at 4:30 every Friday afternoon for social drinks and games
  • Work in a dynamic, creative work space located in Singapore’s technology and media hub
  • Being a part of the out-of-home entertainment industry, we like to have frequent team events and enjoy what the industry has to offer
  • We have close relationships with key customers such as Timezone, and get to spend time in their centres

If this sounds like you, click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our jobs portal where you can upload your resume and portfolio, and share links to your work.

About

The Parts Fulfillment Specialist will support the shipping and receiving of our parts business through activities of picking parts, packing and shipping in our US Office.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Accurately pick, pack, and ship LAI Games, and The Locker Network products to customers
  • Utilize a PC to create shipping labels, print packing slips, and process incoming and outgoing customer orders and returns
  • Use a pallet jack and/or forklift to move product
  • Work closely with management to replenish product, including checking quantities to ensure inventory accuracy and keeping the parts storage neat, well marked , clean and orderly.
  • Prepare incoming inventory for immediate shipment to customers (i.e. pack parts boxes, prepare games, etc.)
  • Maintain the cleanliness and organization of the warehouse by breaking down boxes, taking out trash, sweeping the floors, ensure aisles stay clear of clutter, and organizing assigned work areas
  • Other duties as assigned
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
  • Basic computing and technical proficiency in Windows based programs such as
  • Office 365 and the ability to learn our inventory system program.
  • Able to lift boxes weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Proficiency with hand tools, small power tools, and a basic technical aptitude related to electronic components preferred
  • High level of communication and interpersonal skills
  • Forklift experience preferred
  • Ability to multi-task very accurately in a fast-paced environment
QUALIFICATIONS & EDUCATION
  • Experience using Microsoft Office and related software

If this sounds like you, click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our jobs portal where you can upload your resume and share links to your work.

About

Our development team consists of passionate gamers, driven to make the most fun, engaging and rewarding games and experiences for our players. We collaborate, evaluate, and iterate on everything that goes into the game, with a strong focus on “easy to play, hard to master”, and great user experiences.

As our Workshop Technician, you will take charge of our 1,500 sqft workshop, responsible for the fabrication of our game prototypes and mechanisms. You will play an integral role in the development of our products by ensuring our engineering activities are both elegant and robust. This is a hands-on position, and our Workshop Technician will possess sound practical experience in a range of materials and fabrication techniques, engineering, fittings, dimensions, and tolerances.

As an arcade game development team, we often design with our hands, and this role requires a sharp understanding of when to be quick and messy, rapid prototyping ideas for evaluation, as well as when to be measured and precise, ensuring the engineered solution is realised and evaluated as per the design intent.

Responsibilities
  • Fabricate rough mock-ups and mechanisms from basic descriptions of the requirements and simple sketches.
  • Fabricate accurate game cabinets and mechanisms from detailed engineering drawings.
  • Provide DFMA feedback to the engineering teams.
  • Undertake independently the maintenance and repair of workshop equipment.
  • Provide support to our test locations (technical testing).
  • Develop and update own skills and knowledge to meet the job requirement through training and self-learning.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with outsourcing partners.
  • Manage inventory of tools, materials and other consumables.
  • Efficiently and effectively plan, organise and prioritise tasks involved in the day to day running of the workshop.
Requirements
  • Preferably with 2-3 years working in a technical field.
  • A solid understanding of woodworking, metal work and construction of various and sometimes complex product designs.
  • Capable of reading engineering drawings.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, a resourceful team player possessing an inquisitive mind, with an ability to solve problems in a practical and efficient manner.
  • Highly efficient and have a good rapport with the development teams.
  • Well-developed communication skills to enable the identification and understanding of project requirements
  • Basic understanding of electronics an advantage.
Benefits
  • Flexible working hours
  • We finish at 4:30 every Friday afternoon for social drinks and games
  • Work in a dynamic, creative work space located in Singapore’s technology and media hub
  • Being a part of the out-of-home entertainment industry, we like to have frequent team events and enjoy what the industry has to offer.
  • We have close relationships with key customers such as Timezone and get to spend a lot of time in their centres.

If this sounds like you, click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our jobs portal where you can upload your resume and portfolio, and share links to your work.