Web Accessibility Specialist - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 4+ Months
Status Freelance
Rate Dependent on experience.
Our well-known financial services client seeks a Web Accessibility Specialist to assist their team in this 4-month freelance project!

The Web Accessibility Specialist will be responsible for the following:
- Serve as a digital accessibility consultant for the design, evaluation and remediation of defects / issues by analyzing digital products for accessibility.
- Collaborate with experience architects, developers, researchers, product owners, test teams and designers to find workable solutions and to ensure specifications are clearly defined.
- Actively participate in design and testing protocols.
- Collaboratively partner with UXDesign peers (visual designers, content writers, user experience architects, researchers, prototypers, and strategists) to create world class customer experience.
- Develop guidelines for architects, designers and developers to aid in compliance with the current version of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).
- Mentor others on the use of assistive technology from the user’s perspective.

The ideal Web Accessibility Specialist should possess the following:
- 3+ years' in accessibility - must remain abreast of trends + developments in the area of web, application, and software accessibility/inclusion.
- Experience of ARIA markup, knowledge of JavaScript and semantic HTML a must.
- Preferred experience with JAWS, NVDA, iOS VoiceOver, and/or Android Talkback,
Web Accessibility Specialist (WAS) Certification and/or IAAP Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (CPACC) an added bonus.



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Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc213@jobalert.creativecircle.com