Our client is in need of an Accessibility Specialist / Associate Technical Project Manager at their Accessibility Lab in Sunnyvale, CA.
We are looking for an Accessibility Specialist who shares our passion for making digital products, media and services accessible to people with disabilities.
In this role you will be a member of our client's award-winning Accessibility team, will work with internationally recognized leaders who have changed the accessible and assistive technology industry, and with industry-leading engineers and designers.
You will help create products that don’t just meet minimum accessibility requirements, but deliver extraordinary user experiences that you will be proud to recommend to anyone, including people with disabilities.
This role will be located in Sunnyvale, California where you’ll work in a state-of-the-art Accessibility Lab in the heart of Silicon Valley with access to the latest computing devices, assistive technology, and experts in the field. Your primary role is to grow, manage, and deliver our client's world-class Accessibility Lab and programs through presentations, training, and demonstrations of assistive technology solutions and best practices for accessible design on mobile, desktop OTT and wearable devices, and future technology platforms.
You’ll also research, recommend, and demonstrate new computing and assistive technologies that continue to make our client's Accessibility Lab state-of-the-art. Your mission is to maximize the utilization of the lab and its resources to promote accessibility awareness, create empathy and understanding of assistive technology, disability culture and user requirements to fellow employees and VIP guests.
You will develop, deliver and facilitate training that improves our capabilities for creating and supporting accessible products and services and assist with product usability evaluations and user studies that deliver actionable insights that result in improved products.
As a member of the Accessibility Team you’ll also assist our experts in product evaluations and provide them with technical and logistical support for training, presentations, user studies, with marketing programs and campaigns, and at local, regional, national and international events and conferences.
Salary Range: $75000 - $82000