[Jobs] Hiring for multiple positions Accessibility Consultant | Deque

Jeanine Lineback jeanine.lineback at gmail.com
Wed Aug 15 01:27:14 UTC 2018


If you apply for this position or any of the others that are open, please use my name as a recommendation.

https://www.deque.com/company/careers/accessibility-consultant/

Accessibility Consultant
Position Description

Deque is seeking an Accessibility Consultant to provide digital accessibility consulting and testing to Federal customers. You will work directly with customers, in a team setting, to deliver high value digital accessibility services.

The successful candidate will be proactive, a life-long learner and have a track record of delivering exceptional service.

Primary Responsibilities

Apply detailed knowledge of 508 and WCAG
Test for compliance with accessibility standards using:
WorldSpace Attest, Assure and Comply
Assistive Technology
Inspect web code and identify accessibility issues
Produce written recommendations for resolving accessibility issues
Qualifications

Minimum 3 years of experience in accessibility standards (WCAG 2.0 or Section 508)
Knowledge of assistive technologies utilizing NVDA, JAWS and other tools for testing
Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS
Some experience with web-site/web-application development tools
Demonstrated skills working with teams of designers/developers/testers
Excellent verbal, phone and E-mail communication skills
Travel locally and within the country by air, rail and car
Candidate must be capable of obtaining and maintaining security clearance
Due to contract requirements, candidate must be a United States Citizen
Bachelor’s degree
Preferred

Experience with web-application testing
Basic knowledge of WAI-ARIA and JavaScript
Experience with PDF accessibility
Present and explain recommendations for remediation
Certifications/Credentials is a PLUS:
IAAP Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (CPACC)
Web Accessibility Specialist (WAS) Certification
About Deque

Digital equality. It’s our mission, our vision, and our passion. We believe that websites, mobile applications, and digital content should be accessible to people with disabilities – and we’re passionate about creating technology that can make that vision a reality.

Deque (pronounced DEE-kew) helps technology leaders like Google and Microsoft, the top US banks and insurance companies, the top retailers, the top airlines, the top hotel chains and the biggest government agencies achieve their accessibility goals. Our accessibility tools, services and training are unparalleled. To learn more, visit https://www.deque.com.

Job Location

Ann Arbor, MI; Herndon, VA; Remote

How to Apply

Submit your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are interested in joining Deque
to hr at deque.com. You can also apply online.

Usual reference and background checks will be required.

Thank you for your interest in joining our exciting company!



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