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Usability/Accessibility Consultant

Adaps has been scouted to source Usability/Accessibility Consultant for a Large Financial Organisation in Melbourne CBD.
Key accountabilities

  • Conduct assessments and report on WCAG technical accessibility of Client’s digital assets across multiple platforms (desktop, web, mobile, tablet)
  • Build prototypes to test solutions to accessibility problems
  • Define project-specific accessibility requirements
  • Assist designers / developers to address accessibility issues
  • Lead brainstorms, discussions, and reviews of accessibility
  • Evangelise accessible design and development
  • Support the execution of Client’s Digital Accessibility Strategy
  • Support the execution of Client’s Accessibility Action Plan

Job Specific Skills

  • Expert knowledge of WCAG 2.0 guidelines and techniques
  • Solid understanding of WAI-ARIA best practices and implementation in complex user interfaces
  • Familiarity with assistive technologies for a variety of disabilities (e.g. screen readers)
  • In-depth knowledge of inclusive design practices, technical accessibility and digital accessibility best practices
  • Experience in standards compliant HTML, JavaScript and CSS development
  • Able to identify inaccessible features of visual and interaction design
  • Able to support accessible product development from design through development to quality testing
  • Experience testing accessibility on multiple platforms (desktop, tablet, iOS, Android)

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience with AEM (Adobe Experience Manager)
  • Experience with AngularJS
  • Experience with ReactJS
  • Experience with Git

Qualifications:

  • Proven skill-set and knowledge with previous usability/accessibility consulting experience
  • Relevant tertiary qualification is favourable but not necessary
  • Experience working in complex business environments

How to apply:

Please apply using the link below for further details. Applications closes based on the volume of applications received. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Please share your resume in Word format only.

Adaps is an equal opportunity employer that actively embraces diversity in its workforce through accurate community representation of gender, culture; thought and work arrangements.
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