UI Web Accessibility Developer

Posted on Nov 6, 2019 by Glocomms

New York, NY 10001
IT
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Contract/Project

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an UI Web Accessibility Developer to join a Financial Services Institution in New York City on their upcoming project. This position runs until September 2020.

Responsibilities:

  • The developer will work closely with UX design teams in implementing accessible UI components:
  • Be a subject matter expert in accessibility and coach other dev teams on best practices
  • Analyze websites and mobile apps for compliance with WCAG compliance using manual testing, automated tools, and assistive technologies
  • Fix or rewrite code in websites and mobile apps to be accessible
  • Code, conduct code reviews, and test software as needed

Skills Required:

  • 7+ years of experience building responsive websites
  • Expertise in web and mobile accessibility, including WCAG 2.1 and WAI-ARIA guidelines
  • Experience with screen reader software (JAWS, VoiceOver, NVDA)
  • Experience in remediating accessibility issues in websites, mobile applications, and PDF documents
  • Strong grasp of user experience
  • Excellent in coding using JavaScript and CSS
  • Attention to detail, with the ability to reproduce a visual design exactly using CSS and HTML
  • Strong communication skills and problem solving skills
  • Experience with Angular, TypeScript, and SCSS

Reference: 790768951

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