Software Development Engineer - Accessibility
Do what you love. Love what you do.
At Workday, we help the world’s largest organizations adapt to what’s next by bringing finance, HR, and planning into a single enterprise cloud. We work hard, and we’re serious about what we do. But we like to have fun, too. We put people first, celebrate diversity, drive innovation, and do good in the communities where we live and work.
Bringing Workday to all users, regardless of their abilities, is a core focus of our user experience. By joining our Accessibility team, you will develop solutions that remove barriers and empower our users. We are looking for someone who is passionate, creative and dedicated to building great user experiences that can be used by everyone.
By joining our Accessibility team:
You will have the opportunity to develop innovative solutions to ensure that Workday works seamlessly for everyone
You will develop solutions that remove barriers and empower our customers to fulfill their diversity hiring and retention needs
You will be part of an agile development team that uses modern, standards-based technologies to build first-class user experiences that are deployed continuously to our customers
We’re Looking For:
3+ years work experience developing complex software applications
3+ years work experience with front-end web development
Bachelor's Degree (or higher) in Computer Science or related field
Experience with developing highly performant and reusable code for the modern web
Strong programming knowledge with a deep understanding of object oriented programming and common design patterns (e.g. MVC, Inversion of Control, Event-driven systems)
Hands-on experience with creating robust unit tests and working with continuous integration and deployment pipelines
Experience with Java programming, jUnit and Mock frameworks is desirable
Knowledge of WAI-ARIA, WCAG, and HTML5 accessibility practices is highly desirable