SDET (ACCESSIBILITY ENGINEER)
Full Job Description
Fidelity TalentSource is your destination for discovering your next temporary role at Fidelity Investments. We are currently sourcing for an Accessibility Engineer to work in Fidelity’s Workplace Investments Group in Durham, NC!
Do you want to improve the inclusiveness and accessibility of web sites and mobile applications for all Fidelity customers?
As a member of our Digital Quality Engineering team, you’ll partner with product and platform owners, developers, design system teams, designers, content strategists to integrate Accessibility and Inclusion into digital experiences. You’ll also help to develop tools, training, checklists, process and resources that empower teams to address Accessibility themselves.
Our Digital Quality Engineering team is part of Fidelity’s Workplace Investing business unit supporting over 30 million Fidelity customers.
The Expertise You Have:
Bachelor's degree and 3-5+ years’ experience in digital accessibility testing and development
Understanding of Section 508, WCAG 2.1, WAI-ARIA, HTML5 and Web Standards
Expertise in testing web and mobile applications, PDF, and video content accessible
Proven experience coaching and mentoring accessibility novices and working with them to resolve issues
Expertise in Functional and Automated Testing with automation tools (Selenium OR similar tool using Java)
Understanding of how people with disabilities use assistive technologies
Proven experience in working with multi-disciplinary teams
Nice to have
IAAP CPACC certification
IAAP WAS certification
The Skills You Bring:
Strong accessibility, functional and automated testing skills
Understanding of assistive technologies (JAWS, NVDA, Voiceover, TalkBack, ZoomText, Dragon Naturally Speaking for evaluating experiences)
Passion for advocating for users of all abilities and crafting phenomenal user experiences
Ability to manage multiple concurrent initiatives and adapt to their changing needs
Willingness to question how we can do things better
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Experience with enterprise monitoring solutions for web and pdf
The Value You Deliver:
Partner with software development teams to test digital experiences for accessibility compliance.
Help software engineers and non-technical business leads to understand accessibility success criteria
Teach others on how to best fix issues and implement accessibility processes and methodologies.
Help define and implement Accessibility Test Strategy across our digital products.
Participate in strategic projects to forward Digital Accessibility and Inclusion including helping to evolve Fidelity’s suite of in-house testing tools, our A11y intranet site, a framework agnostic pattern library, user research with customers with disabilities, and Accessibility & Digital Inclusion hackathons.
Fidelity TalentSource is the in-house temporary staffing provider for Fidelity Investments, one of the largest and most diversified global financial services firms in the industry. We welcome individuals from all backgrounds, including technology and customer service, to fill assignments across Fidelity’s U.S.-based regional and investor center locations. If you would like to experience Fidelity’s supportive and collaborative culture while expanding your skill set and developing your professional network, consider a role with Fidelity TalentSource. Apply today at FTSJobs.com.
We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging.
Fidelity TalentSource will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, please contact our HR team at HR@ ftsjobs.com.
Information about Fidelity Investments
At Fidelity Investments, our customers are at the heart of everything we do. As a privately held company with a rich 75-year history, our mission has remained the same since our founding: to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients’ money. For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityCareers.com.
Fidelity Investments and Fidelity TalentSource are equal opportunity employers.