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Accessibility Tester
Ref No.: 18-28699
Location: San Jose, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 04/25/2018
· 3 to 5 years
· of experience in Accessibility testing of Enterprise Web applications
· 3 to 5 years
· of experience in validating web application for WCAG 2.0 Level A, AA and AAA compliance
· 3 to 5 years
· of experience in working with assistive technology for accessibility testing (e.g. JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver (OSX & iOS), and Android Talkback)
· Strong understanding
· of global accessibility laws and standards such as WCAG 2.0, Section 508, ADA
· Experience in
· testing Mobile apps for accessibility is a plus
· Experience in
· creating test strategy and test plans
· Experience in
· creating documents and writing good bug reports
· Knowledge of
· correct use and limitations of WAI-ARIA (Accessible Rich Internet Applications) in web application development
· Understanding
· of compatibility with various platforms and limitations of use
· Knowledge of
· HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and iOS/Android development best practices (Does not need to be a developer but should be able to research and recommend solutions in these various technologies in collaboration with developers)
· Thorough, methodical,
· and creative with extreme attention to detail
· Expert at time
· management and able to work with minimal supervision
· Experience providing
· accessibility strategy consulting to teams and understanding of the different roles and responsibilities across the disciplines of software development
· Passion for
· improving web applications for disabled users
· Empathy for
· people with disabilities and an understanding of the different perspectives and needs of people
· Talent for
· building relationships and trust within teams who have been resistant to accessibility in the past is a plus
· Experience working
· directly with people and communities of consumers with disabilities is a plus