Digital Accessibility Specialist
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory,AUSTRALIAN
About the role.
Our government client is seeking an experienced Digital Accessibility Specialist that is invested in helping to deliver inclusive and accessible services and digital products Key responsibilities.
Have a passion for inclusivity and accessibility
Have solid knowledge of WCAG
Understand how to embed accessibility through all stages of the software Development lifecycle in an agile way.
Ability to collaborate with the designers, developers, testers, content writers, BAs, product managers, business stakeholders, communicate accessibility requirements when delivering accessible digital products and services
Love learning as much as teaching and helping others build capability too.
Demonstrate Independence, motivation, and timely production of high-quality work.
Embrace solid communication between you and your team.
Have a collaborative, problem solving attitude.
Generous with your time for others and display passion, pragmatism, and empathy.
Highly desirable criteria.
Very briefly outline your experience as an accessibility specialist
Why is inclusivity and accessibility important in delivering public digital services?
Tell us about a professional contribution you have made to a product, service, team, or organisation of which you are proud.
Outline your knowledge and experience in the following: – WAI-ARIA, best patterns, and practices – HTML, CSS, JS – Common assistive technologies
Tell us about your experience with WCAG compliance audits and reviews
What experience do you have in contributing to training and capability uplift?
For a confidential chat, please contact Emily on 0437 453 488 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we would be more than happy to provide you with additional information and assist in the application process.