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Web Accessibility Tester
Ref No.: 18-32340
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 03/06/2018
Web accessibility work requires an analytical mind and an ability to take on the perspective of other people, including users of all ages and abilities, designers, web developers and website owners.
We want people who can bring in and share their own ideas and approaches as well as taking on those of others. Everyone employed is expected to play a role in developing it into an internationally recognized Centre of Excellence.
Although Web accessibility expertise is not essential, experience in a related area, such as software design, human factors, usability or disability is expected. The following skills and experience would be ideal:
·        Knowledge of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines from the Web Accessibility Initiative
·        Experience with Web accessibility auditing tools
·        Knowledge of website design and implementation using HTML and CSS
·        Experience running user tests of computer software
·        Knowledge of assistive technologies used with computers
·        Experience of working with people with disabilities
As a Web Accessibility Test Consultant, will be required to undertake the following duties:
·        Carry out accessibility audits of websites
·        Design, schedule, and run website user tests using screen reader, NVIDIA, and
·        Facilitate and observe tests and interview users
·        Write up the results of audits and user tests as reports, including test video footage as appropriate
·        Present reports to clients and assist clients in implementing appropriate remedial actions
·        Help develop the consultancy's working practices, methodologies, and tools
·        Undertake research activities in the field of Web accessibility