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Digital Accessibility Specialist

Organization: Bender Consulting Services, INC

Posted: 3/21/2018

Recruiting candidates with knowledge of accessibility software and excellent organizational skills to audit, report on, and provide input on accessibility requirements for both web and mobile applications.

About the Company

With over 20 years of experience in supporting corporate and federal recruitment, workplace mentoring, and technology accessibility initiatives, Bender Consulting Services, Inc. is the leading national expert in disability employment solutions for private and public sector employers. To learn more about how to start your career with Bender Consulting Services, Inc., please visit our website at www.benderconsult.com.

How to Apply

To apply for consideration for the following career opportunity for people with disabilities, please visit www.benderconsult.com/careers/submit-resume and complete the electronic form.

Position Description

  • Provide input and oversight in accessibility requirements for new digital applications.
  • Utilize assistive technology used by people with disabilities to audit web and mobile applications.
  • Report and readout audit results to stakeholder teams.
  • Consult on accessibility issues found during audit and provide input on how to remedy the problems.
  • Develop reports and readouts for leadership on accessibility improvements over time.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required.
  • Knowledge of accessibility software, such as screen readers, magnification software, and motor/dexterity assistive software.
  • In-depth knowledge of guidelines and applications of WCAG 2.0 AA/Section 508.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with an ability to communicate with colleagues at all levels.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

Contact: Jim Homme

Email: jhomme@benderconsult.com

URL: https://www.benderconsult.com/careers/job-openings

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