We are looking for an awesome Software Engineer who has strong skills in Python or Go. You will be working on projects that are at the core of our game Avakin Life, working on technology solutions for teams in Community, Security and Chat. At Lockwood we are always looking to improve and implement new ideas, this ideology led us to winning the Best Innovation Award at the Tiga awards in 2019. This role will enable you to play a key part in the continuous success and innovation of our product.

You will be part of a wider world-class development team working with cutting edge technologies within a professional and dynamic games development environment. We offer flexi-time, great colleagues and a bonus scheme which in the past has paid out close to a million pounds in a single year. Our game, Avakin Life, is played by over a million users right across the world every single day and is multi-award winning.


  • Writing testable and maintainable code.
  • Understanding requirements and implementing changes and new features appropriately.
  • Work with the wider Software Development team on any other business demands.


    • Experience programming in either Python or Golang.
    • Familiarity with the Linux command line.
    • Solid understanding of design patterns and a focus on producing clean, high-quality code.
    • A willingness to learn and expand your technical horizons.


    • A good understanding of front-end technologies (such as JavaScript, HTML and CSS).

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Benefits of working here

  • Extremely competitive bonus scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Core hours attendance (10am-4pm)
  • Staff social outings
  • Pension or Gym membership available
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Industry leading software including Unity, 3DS Max and Maya
Apply Today.

Join the Avakin Journey.