The Accessibility Tester performs manual audits of Customer web pages. The Accessibility Tester partners with Siteimprove Accessibility Consultants and Trainers to ensure Customers’ needs are understood and that they are provided with thorough, accurate and useful documentation with audit findings. Customers will leverage a combination of the reporting from the Siteimprove tools and manual audit to work towards a more accessible website.
Understand and stay current with accessibility compliance guidelines (e.g. WCAG and Section 508)
Maintain technical and screen reader competency to complete manual accessibility tests
Collaborate with Customers to complete accurate Scopes of Work for manual accessibility testing projects
Work with Sales and contribute to the creation of offers and contracts
Utilize the Siteimprove product to uncover trends in accessibility compliance to provide a comprehensive analysis of Customer websites
Perform manual accessibility tests on individual pages in line with Siteimprove’s testing standards
Document results from the Siteimprove product and manual tests using Siteimprove’s audit form, which will be reviewed and approved by a Siteimprove Accessibility Consultant and Trainer
Collaborate with Customers to complete Corrective Action Plan or equivalent documentation
Present finalized Scope of Work, testing results and other documentation to the Customer
Contribute to the continuous improvement of processes, procedures, and the internal accessibility knowledgebase
Facilitate allocation of resources as required and conduct basic administration reporting on educational services
Perform other duties as assigned
What We Require of You
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Communications, Marketing or related field, or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities
Travel as needed; may include weekends
What We'll Love About You
Proficiency in web accessibility guidelines such as WCAG and Section 508
Experience performing manual accessibility tests
Experience using screen readers such as JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver, Talkback and others.
Native user of screen readers, keyboard navigation, dictation software, or other assistive technology
Self-starter with demonstrated record of acquiring knowledge beyond what is needed to complete assigned tasks
Excellent time management, organizational and planning skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Experience in direct sales, project management and client communications
Understanding of HTML, CSS and other web technologies
Ability to multi-task and adapt to a fast-paced environment
What You'll Love About Us
Siteimprove is a people-centric software company that was founded in 2003 in Copenhagen, Denmark, and has since expanded around the world. In addition to our Minneapolis office and corporate headquarters in Copenhagen, we have offices in London, Berlin, Vienna, Amsterdam, Oslo, Sydney and Toronto. With more than 500 employees working in 14 markets, we pride ourselves on having a truly global, yet truly local approach.
Siteimprove is driven by the desire to simplify website management and make the internet a better place. In fact, our company mission is to make the web better for all. We’ve helped more than 7,000 organizations transform the way they manage their websites, making the web more inclusive in the process.
We also offer amazing perks!
Great and Inspiring Company Culture. We are passionate, innovative and people-centric. Consistently named as a best place to work across the globe.
Rest and Relaxation. 3+ weeks paid time off, 10 paid holidays.
Healthy and Stay Fit Benefits. We are happy to provide a free onsite fitness facility. Medical with HSA option, dental, vision and discounts to a variety of healthy lifestyle providers are offered.
Prepare for the Future. 401(k) with a company match to provide a better future in your retirement years.
Amazing Kitchen Staff. Our head chef and his kitchen staff cook delicious lunch for us every day at an unbelievably low cost! In addition, we offer free fresh fruit, free espresso and coffee, free soda and sparkling water and the infamous Donut Fridays.
Development Opportunities. We are growing which in turn provides opportunities to grow both personally and professionally.
Corporate Social Responsibility. We offer quarterly community involvement events and monthly morale boosting activities to be a good corporate citizen. We are very proud to be a socially responsible company, internally and externally. Learn more about our https://siteimprove.com/company/csr/
How To Apply
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Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities, Women, Disabled & Veterans Encouraged to Apply. “EEO is the Law” poster can be found at: https://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm.