These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs

Web Accessibility Expert

0 people like this description

Our Fortune 200 Financial Service client is seeking an experienced Web Accessibility Subject Matter Expert (SME) to join our Digital team. This position will support multiple Agile development teams in a highly collaborative environment, remediate existing web applications and redesign projects, provide guidance for wireframes, design comps, mark-up and code examples, as well as provide detailed business requirements to guide accessible Web practices.

As a Web Accessibility Expert, you will perform various tasks related to the governance of quality, compliant front-end code.
The Web Accessibility SME will perform code reviews, lead training sessions, present to executives, help improve process and testing methodologies across several departments.

Looking for someone with 5-7 years developing user-interfaces.
Working understanding of and experience implementing WCAG2 is a must.
Advanced web accessibility experience a plus, this might include familiarity with test suites, advanced working knowledge of HTML5 and ARIA, advanced cross-browser javascript experience.
• Ability to create accessible user-interfaces in accordance with WCAG2
• Ability to asses existing web pages for accessibility and recommend remediation techniques
• Interface with clients for project requirements and approvals
• Understanding of enterprise content management systems
• JavaScript and jQuery implementation

Required Skills


• Semantic and Accessible HTML Markup
• Familiarity with mobile best-practices for Accessibility
• Familiarity with assistive technologies (screen readers, vision aids, input devices, etc)
• Strong understanding of UX / Human Factors
• CSS (table-less layouts)(CSS3)
• JavaScript
• jQuery
• WCAG2
• ARIA


Preferred Skills/Knowledge

• MVC architecture
• Responsive Web Design and Adaptive Web Design
• Grid system
• User Centered Design principles
• Experience with automated testing tools

These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs