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!

COVID-19 Hiring Update: Some jobs listed below may begin as remote positions.

We are currently hiring for the following positions

Australia/Singapore

Position/Division Summary:

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. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop 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, and techniques for implementing features, systems and tools.
  • Advise the development team with the scope and resources required for new product ideas, new features and improvements to our existing game catalogue.
  • Work with electrical engineers to integrate custom hardware interfaces and implement tools for thoroughly testing hardware.
  • Contribute to the design of new product ideas and features.

Required skills and experience:

  • Strong experience using Typescript and Firebase platform
  • Experience using GoLang and gRPC framework
  • Experience with DevOps (build pipelines, CI/CD, monitoring, etc)
  • Experience working in teams with version control systems such as Git or Perforce.
  • Experience with a variety of software development tools and practices such as unit testing, build automation, design patterns, 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.

Nice to have skills ( not mandatory ):

  • Experience using C#
  • Experience developing Native Web Applications
  • Experience developing for Linux

Position/Division Summary:

LAI Games is a leading developer of arcade games and products used in entertainment venues around the world.

With roots that reach back to 1958, we have decades of experience working across international markets and a reputation for innovation and integrity. We design unique, accessible, and creative games and experiences for players in arcades and at home.

We’re a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunities for professional growth.

BE PART OF AN INNOVATIVE, INDUSTRY-LEADING TEAM

LAI Games has a game 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 centers. 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.

About The Role:

Our Development team is working on a range of exciting projects targeting the location-based entertainment industry as well as the direct-to-consumer market.

Our Project Manager ensures the productivity of the team, planning, budgeting, documenting, and driving a range of projects and initiatives, delivering games, services, and experiences to market, on time and within scope and budget.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Help define project scopes and objectives, engaging relevant stakeholders to ensure project alignment and technical feasibility
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within the scope, and within budget
  • Keep team members aligned, resolve conflicts, encourage collaboration across departments, and generally facilitate the success and productivity of the development team
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop optimized project plans that align team members and allow stakeholders to track progress
  • Coordinate with our internal resources, manufacturing facilities, and third-party vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Remain cognizant of company goals and strategies to ensure projects align with business priorities

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 3-5 years’ project management experience in technical/engineering fields
  • Demonstrable problem-solving project management experience and skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Mandarin
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Basic accounting skills
  • Proficiency in project management tools and software
  • Experience with Confluence and Jira an advantage
  • Experience working within a manufacturing environment and advantage

Position/Division Summary:

LAI Games is a leading developer of arcade games and products used in entertainment venues around the world. With roots that reach back to 1958, we have decades of experience working across international markets and a reputation for innovation and integrity. We design unique, accessible, and creative games and experiences for players in arcades and at home. We’re a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunities for professional growth.

BE PART OF AN INNOVATIVE, INDUSTRY-LEADING TEAM

LAI Games has a game 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 centers. 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.

About the role:

 Our development team consists of passionate gamers, driven to make the most fun, engaging and rewarding games and experiences for our players.

Our Site Reliability Engineers are motivated by well-architected, reliable, scalable solutions for our games and services. They are key to keeping our players and developers happy by crafting and maintaining seamless systems and services that deliver delightful interactions for our players, and productivity-boosting tools and processes for our development team.

 Our tech stack uses GoLang for our embedded and online services, C# for low-level hardware interfaces, and Typescript / React for web services – all communicating via gRPC. We also package and maintain a custom Debian distribution. Deployment is done using Helm charts to GKE for our dedicated Kubernetes cluster.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engage in improving the whole lifecycle of services from inception through deployment, operations, and refinement
  • Implement service monitoring and alerting solutions to track service health and performance
  • Define service level objectives and gather the required metrics to track these objectives
  • Improve the software lifecycle with automated tests, deployments and builds, as well as performing load testing
  • Analyse and resolve issues in software, systems, tools, and services to minimize down time and interruption to development
  • Identify and mitigate risks with both current infrastructure, systems, and technologies as well as potential future risks with scalability and reliability
  • Work with software engineers to develop new game features with a high standard of code quality, stability, maintainability, readability, and performance.
  • Work with electrical engineers to integrate custom hardware interfaces and implement tools for thoroughly testing hardware.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Strong experience using GoLang and gRPC
  • Experience with monitoring and logging software (Prometheus, Elasticsearch)
  • Experience with build pipelines and deployment (Gitlab CI, Helm)
  • Experience with Linux system administration and configuration (Ansible, shell)
  • Experience working in teams with version control systems such as Git or Perforce.
  • 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.

Special Requirements (nice to have):

  • Experience using Typescript/React and Firebase
  • Experience using WebRTC
  • Experience using C#
  • Experience with self-hosted Kubernetes
  • Experience working with architectures that use technologies such as microservices, cluster management, containers and cloud

United States

Position/Division Summary:

LAI Games is a leading developer of arcade games and products used in entertainment venues around the world.

With roots that reach back to 1958, we have decades of experience working across international markets, and a reputation for innovation and integrity. We design unique, accessible, and creative games and experiences for players in arcades and at home.

We’re a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunities for professional growth.

BE PART OF AN INNOVATIVE, INDUSTRY LEADING TEAM

LAI Games has a game 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.

Position Summary:

The Parts Fulfillment Specialist role is a full-time position, Monday – Friday from 8am to 5pm, that will support the shipping and receiving of our parts business through activities of picking parts, packing, and shipping.

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 and Experience:

Experience using Microsoft Office and related software.

Some work out of normal work hours may be expected, including occasional weekends.

  • 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 (lbs.) 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

Helix Leisure USA, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

Position/Division Summary:

LAI Games is a leading developer of arcade games and products used in entertainment venues around the world. With roots that reach back to 1958, we have decades of experience working across international markets and a reputation for innovation and integrity. We design unique, accessible, and creative games and experiences for players in arcades and at home. We’re a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunities for professional growth.

BE PART OF AN INNOVATIVE, INDUSTRY-LEADING TEAM

LAI Games has a game 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 centers. 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.

About the role:

The Marketing Coordinator will be accountable for assisting the Marketing team with the ongoing coordination and implementation of marketing strategies to deliver the B2B objectives for LAI Games. This position will give unique exposure to a range of marketing activities across the business. 

Key Responsibilities :

  • Contributes ideas for the development and implementation of marketing and advertising campaigns. 
  • Tracking, analyzing and reporting on the results of marketing initiatives, providing visibility across departments. 
  • Maintaining marketing calendars and keeping department data organized. 
  • Putting together promotional presentations according to a creative brief and branding guidelines. 
  • Writing and editing copy for ads, press releases, product sheets, website and blogs. 
  • Updating and managing the parts store website as required. 
  • Assisting with social media strategy by creating and scheduling content. 
  • Reporting on social media analytics and trends. 
  • Supports sales staff by compiling and summarizing testing data. 
  • Research competitive products by identifying and evaluating product characteristics, market share, pricing, and advertising; maintaining research databases. 
  • Plan meetings and trade shows by identifying and executing show requirements, coordinating vendor contacts, developing schedules and assigning tasks to relevant parties. 
  • Email marketing coordination and maintaining effective mailing lists. 
  • Monitors budgets by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts. 
  • Updates industry knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading trade publications. 
  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests. 
  • Experience in setting up and optimizing PPC campaigns on major search engines. 
  • Explores opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. 
  • Delivers work on time and within budget. 

Education and Experience: 

  • At least 3 years of marketing experience. 
  • A bachelor’s degree in marketing or a related field is a plus. 
  • Proven working experience in digital marketing. 
  • Experience in inbound marketing and marketing segmentation 
  • Demonstrable skill in managing SEO/SEM, marketing database, email marketing, social media and/or display advertising campaigns. 
  • Highly creative thinker that contributes to marketing initiatives. 
  • Solid knowledge of website and marketing analytics tools a plus. 
  • Working knowledge of ad serving tools. 
  • Experience with Photoshop is required. 
  • Proficient in Office Suite- Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word 
  • Experience with Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, or After Effects is a bonus. 

      Position/Division Summary:

      LAI Games is a leading developer of arcade games and products used in entertainment venues around the world. With roots that reach back to 1958, we have decades of experience working across international markets and a reputation for innovation and integrity. We design unique, accessible, and creative games and experiences for players in arcades and at home. We’re a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunities for professional growth.

      BE PART OF AN INNOVATIVE, INDUSTRY-LEADING TEAM

      LAI Games has a game 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 centers. 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.

      About the role:

      The Digital Marketing Specialist will be accountable for assisting the Marketing team with the ongoing coordination and implementation of marketing strategies to deliver the B2B objectives for LAI Games. This position will give unique exposure to a range of marketing activities across the business. 

      Key Responsibilities:

      • Contributes ideas for the development and implementation of marketing and advertising campaigns. 
      • Tracking, analyzing and reporting on the results of marketing initiatives, providing visibility across departments. 
      • Maintaining marketing calendars and keeping department data organized. 
      • Putting together promotional presentations according to a creative brief and branding guidelines. 
      • Writing and editing copy for ads, press releases, product sheets, website and blogs. 
      • Updating and managing the parts store website as required. 
      • Assisting with social media strategy by creating and scheduling content. 
      • Reporting on social media analytics and trends. 
      • Supports sales staff by compiling and summarizing testing data. 
      • Research competitive products by identifying and evaluating product characteristics, market share, pricing, and advertising; maintaining research databases. 
      • Plan meetings and trade shows by identifying and executing show requirements, coordinating vendor contacts, developing schedules and assigning tasks to relevant parties. 
      • Email marketing coordination and maintaining effective mailing lists. 
      • Monitors budgets by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts. 
      • Updates industry knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading trade publications. 
      • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests. 
      • Experience in setting up and optimizing PPC campaigns on major search engines. 
      • Explores opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. 
      • Delivers work on time and within budget. 

      Education and Experience: 

      • At least 3 years of marketing experience. 
      • A bachelor’s degree in marketing or a related field is a plus. 
      • Proven working experience in digital marketing. 
      • Experience in inbound marketing and marketing segmentation 
      • Demonstrable skill in managing SEO/SEM, marketing database, email marketing, social media and/or display advertising campaigns. 
      • Highly creative thinker that contributes to marketing initiatives. 
      • Solid knowledge of website and marketing analytics tools a plus. 
      • Working knowledge of ad serving tools. 
      • Experience with Photoshop is required. 
      • Proficient in Office Suite- Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word 
      • Experience with Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, or After Effects is a bonus.