Accessibility Project Manager
What you'll do
As an Accessibility Project Manager, you help welcome everyone into our worlds – regardless of motor, cognitive, vision, hearing, or any other disability.
Committed to inclusivity, you guide us in creating games with the entire spectrum of the player base in mind. You act as an accessibility ambassador, advising production teams across the company on solutions that make our games playable by all. Because when barriers exist, you see to it that they’re broken down – especially if you’ve faced them yourself.
Partner with production teams throughout our studios to improve accessibility in our games.
Facilitate user testing, providing our labs with accessibility guidelines for recruitment, moderation, analysis, and reporting.
Collaborate with disabled gamers, involving them in the development process pre-launch, to gather feedback and refine accessibility features.
Communicate with internal advocates (like UX directors and designers) to ensure that accessibility is considered from the get-go and remains a priority throughout production.
Coordinate knowledge sharing by promoting best practices, developing internal training, speaking at conferences, publishing articles, etc.
Foster relationships with the accessibility community and industry experts to keep the conversation going.
What you bring to the team
Advocacy-oriented mindset: you’re respectful and conscious of all types of disabilities, always
Attention to detail, particularly when it comes to design: you understand that a seemingly simple choice can make or break an experience
Ability to influence change & motivation to carry it out
A highly collaborative and innovative spirit
Excellent organizational, presentation, interpersonal, and communication skills
An understanding of video game production processes + game accessibility best practices and available resources in the industry*
Proven experience in accessibility, user research, UX design, or related experience
*Proficiency with a variety of screen readers a huge plus
What to send our way
Your CV, your expertise and/or related experience and skills