Digital Accessibility Expert
LOS ANGELES,UNITED STATES
We are looking to hire a Digital Accessibility Expert that will provide digital accessibility testing and consulting to our clients. As our Consultant, you will work in a client-facing capacity and in close collaboration with our engineering team to advise and deliver digital accessibility services. You will be an integral part of accessibility audits, implementation, remediation, and testing efforts. As our perfect candidate, you are expected to be proactive; up-to-date with current accessibility laws, regulations, and trends; and must also have a track record of delivering successful projects.
This is a full-time position with great pay and benefits in Greater Los Angeles area.
Perform accessibility assessments on digital assets, web/mobile/cross platform software applications based on WCAG, CVAA, and US Section 508 guidelines
Work with clients in identifying and analyzing accessibility issues
Document issues as well as remediation recommendations
Work closely with development teams, project teams, and client stakeholders to implement accessibility solutions
Conduct accessibility testing on desktop, mobile, STB, console, and OTT devices
Other duties as assigned.
Minimum of 3 years of experience in professional digital accessibility testing and implementations
Experience in compliance with WCAG 2.0 AA guidelines, EN 301 549 (EU), FCC (CVAA) regulations
Expertise in web and mobile accessibility design and development best practices
Experience with accessibility regulations and compliance issues related to video, streaming media, or telecommunications fields
Accessibility testing experience with screen readers such as JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver, Talkback
Accessibility testing experience with tools such as Axe, WAVE, Tenon, and browser Accessibility inspectors
Experience with developing accessible web sites using HTML, CSS, ARIA
Experience with identifying and writing detailed accessibility remediation and recommendation specifications
Excellent communication skills and consultative approach
Experience in compliance with WCAG 2.1 guidelines
IAAP Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (CPACC) and/or Web Accessibility Specialist (WAS) Certification
Diamond is a premier digital agency based in Los Angeles that builds inclusive, scalable, high-performance web and mobile applications. Founded in 2012, Diamond has decades of collective experience building digital solutions at the intersection of innovation and inclusion. Our work spans from the backbone of the internet to search engines, AmericanIdol.com, Fox.com, NFL, Viacom, and others. At Diamond, it's all about the people. The company was built by developers for developers. We work closely with our clients to design and build amazing digital solutions. We're with you the whole way, from discovery to launch and maintenance. Our years of experience in design, development, quality assurance, and project management in the media and entertainment industry sets us apart from other agencies.
Diamond's Accessibility Practice is world class. From discovery, to implementation to training, and sustainability, Diamond's experts will integrate themselves with your team to identify and execute solutions to meet accessibility standards.
Check us out on http://www.diamond.la