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Interactive Accessibility is looking for an Accessibility Specialist


From: Jeremy Curry
Date: Feb 23, 2017 9:01AM

Hi Everyone,
We are looking to hire an Accessibility Specialist. If you or someone you know is interested, please check out the info below. Feel free to forward to other a11y groups, social media, or other interested parties.
Join one of the fastest growing accessibility companies

Interactive Accessibility is hiring professionals who are creative, intelligent, detail-oriented and demonstrate initiative. Qualified candidates should submit a resume and cover letter using the contact us<http://www.interactiveaccessibility.com/contact>; form, by email to <EMAIL REMOVED> , or fax it to (978) 560-1251.
Accessibility Specialist Job Description

* Assess websites for accessibility compliance according to WCAG 2.0 and Section 508
* Write detailed reports of reviewed products indicating accessibility problems and recommended modifications
* Providing code samples illustrating how to implement recommended modifications
* Keep abreast of technology changes and guideline/specification development
* Collaborate with senior accessibility specialists to resolve complex accessibility issues
* Contribute to other company accessibility efforts, such as participating in special projects, providing in-person training to clients, answering help desk questions, writing blog posts, and presenting at conferences
Essential Qualifications and Skills

* Degree in Computer Science or related comparable experience
* 2 or more years experience evaluating websites for accessibility according to WCAG 2.0 and Section 508
* Working knowledge of WCAG 2.0, WAI-ARIA, and Section 508
* Working knowledge of HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript
* Experience working with assistive technologies
* Excellent verbal and written communication
* Independent self-starter who can operate in a remote environment
Desirable Qualifications and Skills

* Experience with evaluating accessibility on mobile devices, both native apps and HTML-based apps
* Experience training or teaching
About Interactive Accessibility

Interactive Accessibility is recognized globally as a leading consulting organization that specializes in accessible websites, web applications, documents, and mobile applications. We work with many leading corporations, trade associations, non-profits, foundations, educational institutions and government entities to produce individual solutions to meet their needs in the evolving field of information technology accessibility.

If you are interested in applying, please send your resume and a cover letter to <EMAIL REMOVED> .
For more info, go to: http://www.interactiveaccessibility.com/careers


Jeremy Curry
Interactive Accessibility

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