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Accessibility consultant
Ref No.: 16-13327
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Client: Healthcare
• Extensive knowledge and experience with WCAG 2.0 accessibility standards and guidelines
• Experience with accessibility audit and quality assurance tools and processes
• Knowledge of disability law including but not limited to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
• Knowledge and experience with assistive technologies such as JAWS and NVDA
• Knowledge and experience with web technologies including HTML/CSS, JavaScript, and Web content management systems
• Strong organizational and project management skills
• Effective written and oral communication skills
• Demonstrated ability to effectively and independently lead projects to completion
• Develop and/or coordinate accessibility training for web designers, developers and content providers
• Train associates on using accessibility monitoring software and tools
• Develop training materials and implement training on accessibility standards to a wide variety of audiences
Design and Production
• Work with colleagues to develop accessible templates and tools for web and mobile production
• Provide information and best practices regarding captioning public facing videos
• Identify, implement and oversee tools for monitoring website accessibility
• Perform and/or coordinate accessibility audits of prototypes, websites, and mobile apps
• Create accessibility reports and presentations as needed
• Work in collaboration with internal and external teams to identify strategies and implement accessibility solutions
• Establish guidelines, best practices and standards related to designing and maintaining accessible websites, mobile apps, and online materials
• Manage trade-off between Accessibility Compliance and Usability
• Recommend process changes to integrate accessibility at organizational level
• Apply accessible design principles to the web development process;