UI Web Accessibility Developer in New York, NY at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 11/3/2019

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Job Description

A financial services firm is seeking a UI Web Accessibility Developer to join their team in New York, NY.

Responsibilities

  • Act as a subject matter expert in accessibility and lead other development teams on best practices
  • Code, conduct code reviews, and test software
  • Review 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

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
  • 7+ years of experience building responsive websites
  • Understanding of 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
  • Understanding of user experience
  • Strong in JavaScript and CSS
  • Attention to detail and able to reproduce a visual design exactly using CSS and HTML
  • Excellent communication skills and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with Angular, TypeScript, and SCSS
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