Senior User Experience Design Engineer

| Greater Boulder Area
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Senior UX Engineer 

We get it. Motion design is no longer a nice to have, it’s a must have. From the plethora of frameworks to plain old JS/CSS, we’re looking for a UX Engineer that can fill the role of transforming each interaction into an impactful experience. Taking into account solid design heuristics for each user task, the experience captivates the user by enticing them with purposeful animated flows, engaging and accelerating user behaviors. As a UX Engineer, you will be an essential part of unleashing the architecture you've always dreamed of while committing your creativity and passion in support of a healthy way of life. We need an experienced Senior UX Engineer who is ready to create exciting new products for athletes and events that animate the world of timed athletic event. 

What we’re looking for

Athlinks is the is the premiere technology for race day technology and we’re looking for an individual who can implement data visualizations and motion design required by the technology advancements in our space. We expect your code to be clean, modular and forward thinking with a lean development approach. You must be highly collaborative as we embrace agile approaches to solving our users’ problems, have a passion for UX design and the overall experience for our users’ lifecycles. Whether you use JS or CSS for motion, we expect you to have the experience to make these decisions and a portfolio/project list to back it up as you mentor others with your guidance. #threejs #d3js #react #react-native #css-transforms #svg


Develop reusable components that enable engineering in every sprint 
Work closely with product and engineering teams to build cohesion around the goals of the users and the business
Collaborate with UX Designers around the design system and its libraries
Collaborate with UX during design sessions
Build rapid prototypes and iterate based on results
Develop successful product experiences as part of an integrated engineering, product, design, and marketing team
Implement live style guides and pattern libraries for product and engineering consumption
Be a mentor to members of the team on front-end design and development principles
Participate in an Agile - Scrum development environment 


React or other front-end JS composition frameworks
Responsive HTML/CSS & JS development
Native mobile development
Data visualizations development 
React inline styling and styled components – conceptual understanding
Agile - Scrum development lifecycle
ES6 and an understanding of functional programming
Passion for identifying and solving real user problems though UI experiences
Experience with usability testing methods and implementation a plus
Ability to set priorities, effectively communicate progress for project dependencies, and deliver on time
Comfort in a fast-paced, highly-dynamic environment with multiple stakeholders
Some skills in Adobe CC, Sketch, InVision and other design tools
Knowledge of Git

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Technology we use

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We're located in the Colorado Technology Center in Louisville -- just 5 minutes from downtown Louisville and 20 minutes from Boulder.

What are Athlinks Perks + Benefits

Athlinks Benefits Overview

Fully Subsidized ​​​​Membership
Health Benefits
Income Protection
Retirement Benefits
Flexible Spending Accounts
Time Off
Life / Work ​​​​​​​Benefits
Professional Development

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
With your Flexible Spending Account, you can pay for your transit, medical, dental and/or dependent (day care) expenses with money withheld from your paycheck. You can contribute up to $2,650.
Disability Insurance
Short-term and long-term disability opportunity; short-term covers 60% of yours salary with a maximum weekly benefit of $1250/week and long-term covers 60% with a maximum benefit of $8000/month.
Dental Benefits
Life Time plans provide you with three choices when it comes to dental coverage. Delta 80, Delta 100 and Delta Platinum.
Vision Benefits
Our Vision Administrator is EyeMed Vision Care. You can find them online at
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Benefit options that are available are $40,000, $60,000, $80,000, $100,000, $150,000 or $200,000.
Wellness Programs
LifeWorks offers confidential assistance with personal, legal, work, financial and other life issues on a 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week basis
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Life Time has a 401k plan that may match amounts team members contribute to the plan. Life Time’s plan allows you to save for your retirement on a tax-deferred basis.
401(K) Matching
Life Time has a 401k plan that may match amounts team members contribute to the plan. Life Time’s plan allows you to save for your retirement on a tax-deferred basis.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Boost Your Baby ( connects moms and dads with extensive child and parent resources. In addition to helpful information like proper nutrition and pregnancy-friendly wo
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Life Time believes that team members who are building a family, whether through birth or adoption, should have benefits.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Life Time's offers vacation time that continues to build over the tenure of our team members.
Paid Holidays
Life Time provides paid time off to observe all major holidays.
Paid Sick Days
Life Time offers 4 sick days in addition to vacation time, floating holidays and paid holidays.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
All Team Members will have a Diamond-level membership with access to all clubs.
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