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Lead, IT Accessibility

University of Nebraska

Omaha, NE,US

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Position Information

Working Title Lead, IT Accessibility (Omaha, NE)
Position Number 61763
Job Description Summary

This position works within NU ITS and other University of Nebraska stakeholders to proactively and systemically address accessibility of University IT systems, infrastructure, and contracts to improve the compliance, usability and interoperability of IT resources and related services.
Position Details

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Instructional Technology, Assistive Technology or related field; equivalency considered
Three years experience working in IT accessibility, accessibility application consulting, development or related area; required
Knowledge of web content management systems; required
Proven ability to work with non-technical stakeholders, in addition to technical staff within ITS, including Academic Technologies, Application Development, Project Management, Strategic Planning, Finance/Budget, Procurement and Security; required
Proficient in Microsoft Office suite; required
Excellent oral and written communication skills; required
Knowledge of accessibility standards and guidelines including but not limited to Sections 504/508 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act; preferred
Experience working in higher education environment; preferred
Knowledge of best practices in assessing new software or hardware for ADA compliance prior to purchase; preferred
CPWA designation; preferred
Master’s degree; preferred
Work Schedule
Pay Basis Monthly
Benefits Eligible Yes
Benefits Percentile 1A 100% Ben (12mo)
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number 2012253P
Number of Vacancies
Open Date 05/14/2019
Close Date 05/27/2019
May Close at Any Time Open Until Filled No
Review of Applications Date 05/28/2019
Special Instructions to Applicant

This position has a minimum annual salary of $65,000 and works in Omaha, NE. Please complete a standard application and attach a resume, cover letter and the names, email addresses and telephone numbers for three professional references. If you should need assistance with your application, please call 402-472-3701.

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