Ref No.: 18-07677
Location: Arlington, Virginia
Start Date: 08/22/2018
Clearance Required: Public Trust Clearance (Ability to obtain and maintain clearance)
 
Overview:
Client is helping a Federal Government agency turn complex manual processes into simple Digital experiences for the public. We're looking for talented people with experience in human-centered design, agile, DevOps, public cloud, AI, Analytics, mobile and web application development who are creative, innovative, collaborative and passionate about working with other high performers. This is your opportunity to join a modern Digital team that is developing a new experience to streamline services and change how people interact with Government..
 
Technical Skills:
  Skill
Mandatory
  • Basic Qualifications:
  • 1-3 years of professional experience
  • 2 or more years' experience and practiced skills with 508 Compliance/Accessibility testing
  • 2 or more years' practiced skills with general software testing (Functional, Regression and Integration)
  • Ability to obtain a Public Trust (6c) clearance
  • Leadership skills in documenting, presenting and liaising with different organizational groups and levels and/or clients
  • Must be able to become certified 508 trusted tester after joining
Preferred
  • Additional Professional Skill Requirements:
  • Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Good organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
  • Ability to learn very quickly and share knowledge with other team members
  • Strong problem solving skills, ability to multi-task, organized, ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment, and very detail oriented
  • Additional Preferred Skill Requirements:
  • Knowledge of 508 accessibility testing techniques and remediation tools
  • Experience with 508 tools such as JAWS, PAW, WAT, Ferret, Narrator, or Common Look (or others)
  • Experience working with Federal Government projects
  • Experience with Agile delivery
  • Experience with automation test tools such as Selenium (Java)
 
Job Responsibilities:
Become the testing 508 Accessibility SME in and perform the following:
- Web accessibility testing including: Semi-automated scans, manual reviews, keyboard only,
    color sampling, and screen reader testing (using JAWS or similar tool)
- Investigate/research issues, determine impact, and provide solutions for improving accessibility
   for compliance
- Implementing World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) WCAG specifications
- Reading, understanding, and being the go-to resource for compliance with Section 508 Laws and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
- Act as liaison with the client's Accessibility Office and support client Section 508 testing process
- Identifies, records, and helps manage specific 508 defects to resolution
- Provides policy and process support to the entire project team to develop, maintain, and improve our compliance with the federal government's Section 508 program
 
Functional and Integration Testing:
- Identifies Functional, Regression and Integration test case scenarios from user stories and acceptance criteria.
Develops and executes detailed manual or automated test scripts
- Identifies and/or creates test data to support script execution
- Assists with the development of overall test plan and other test artifacts.
- Identifies, records, and helps manage defects to resolution.
- Identifies and communicates any testing issues and/or risks to Test Lead.