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Job Responsibilities :
This position champions accessibility, advocates for people with any form of impairment or disability, and works to include people with disabilities in the development process.
This position builds new and fosters existing relationships with product owners across the company. You will own and communicate accessibility issues to technical and non-technical audiences (this includes executive, individual contributor and team audiences with varying skill sets).
As an accessibility core team member for web and mobile experiences, you stay up-to-date with industry trends and methodologies.
You use your expertise to guide others’ work based on company standards. Work closely and build trust with other accessibility, design, engineering, researching, testing, and usability specialists within the company.
The right candidate :
Is passionate about accessibility and a quality user experience.
Aware or able to learn to perform and demonstrate accessibility audits of web and native mobile apps, communicate findings throughout the org.
Is agile and flexible in planning with a deep understanding of various design, content publishing and platforms that influence how accessibility improvements are implemented.
Has intermediate knowledge of HTML / CSS and experience with screen reader and other assistive technologies e.g. JAWS, VoiceOver, TalkBack, WindowEyes, ZoomText, Dragon Naturally Speaking, switch devices, Braille displays.
Is familiar with implementation techniques to address specific issues across web and native mobile (iOS, Android apps).
Is comfortable tracking down feature owners and following up with teams frequently to achieve a more accessible product.
Requires proven organizational skills.
Can educate Product Managers, Designers, Content contributors, Developers and Quality Engineering. Independently run regular web and mobile accessibility training sessions and co-present in informational sessions.
Is familiar with industry standards and regulations (WCAG 2.1, ARIA 1.1, etc.).
Has 3-5 years of experience directly in the accessibility space. Strong written and presentation skills are a must.
Can demonstrate experience working and partnering directly with communities of consumers with disabilities, or has done volunteer work within this community.
Work with global teams (Europe, Asia, all U.S. time zones)
Job Requirements :
We are looking for a senior Full Stack Software engineer to work in the Accessibility team to build and maintain tools.
Proven foundation in computer science with strong proficiencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design.
Excellent knowledge in practicing OOAD, architectural and design patterns, open source platforms, frameworks, technologies and software engineering methodologies.
Hands-on experience in Java / J2EE, XML, Web Technologies, Web Services, Design Patterns, and OOA / D.
Experience developing data-scalable applications using an industry standard RDBMS. NoSQL experience is a plus. Experience on NodeJS is a plus.
Experience with big data solutions such as Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, Kafka, Storm etc. is a plus.
Experience in using source control systems such as Git or Clearcase, issue tracking systems like JIRA.
Strong expertise in agile development.
Proven track record to understand the business and ability to contribute to technology direction that gives to measurable business improvements.
Ability to adapt to changing business priorities and to thrive under pressure.
Excellent decision-making, communication and collaboration, skills.
Bachelor's Degree with 5 years software engineering experience or Masters Degree with 3 years experience in software design and development.