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Accessibility Advisor
Ref No.: 18-21401
Location: Wilmington, Delaware
Start Date: 04/02/2018
Job Title:  Accessibility Advisor
Job ID:  18-21401
Location: Wilmington DE


Note: Only W2 (No Corp-to-Corp)

Description:
The Accessibility Consultant is responsible for identifying and suggesting potential solutions for accessibility barriers based on the W3C WCAG 2.0 standards as well as compliance with the ADA, Section 508 accessibility related laws.  You will apply their accessibility knowledge to a wide range of the firm’s digital properties including but not limited to websites, mobile applications, and documents like PDFs.  

Key Requirements
  • Broad knowledge of accessibility barriers as well as the tools and techniques for overcoming them
  • Knowledge of accessibility standards: WCAG 2.0, ADA Section 508, 21st Century Video and Communications Act. 
  • Knowledge of International laws is a plus
  • Ability to discern accessibility issues from wireframes and story boards
  • Knowledge of accepted accessibility patterns and best practices
  • Ability to analyze and employ problem-solving skills to recommend the best solution
  • Detailed knowledge of a broad range of technologies:
    • Accessibility on various platforms including Windows and MacOS
    • Mobile accessibility on various platforms including Android and IOS
    • Video and other digital media
    • PDF and other document standards
    • Hands On knowledge of Assistive Technology (e.g screen readers, magnifiers, alternative input, etc)
    • Knowledge of technologies including but not limited to:  (Familiarity of these languages are nice to have but not mandatory)
      • HTML 4 and 5
      • CSS 2 and 3
      • JavaScript Libraries
      • Ability to analyze code for accessibility issues
      • Ability to communicate to a wide range of project stakeholders
Some added pluses:
  • Knowledge of ALM, JIRA and Confluence 
  • Experience with Scrum and Agile methodologies
  • Ability to leverage industry knowledge to discern future trends
  • Experience with Internet or mobile usability/accessibility research
Please apply on our company website (www.artechinfo.com) with reference to job ID
 
Maribel Delgado
Service Delivery Manager
Artech Information Systems LLC
360 Mt. Kemble Avenue, Suite 2000 | Morristown, NJ 07960
Office: 973.967.2514
Email: maribel.delgado@artech.com| Website: www.artechinfo.com
 
About Artech Information Systems LLC
Artech is an employer-of-choice for the last 25 years to over 7,500 consultants across the globe. We recruit top-notch talent for over 70 Fortune and Government clients coast-to-coast across the U.S., India, and China. We are #1 Largest Women-Owned IT Staffing Firm in the US and this may be your opportunity to join us! For more check: www.artechinfo.com

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