Primary Skills: mobile apps, voiceover, talkback, nvda & jaws
Duration: 6 Months with possibility of extension
Location: Sunnyvale-CA/NYC- NY/Dulles VA
Contract Type: W2
To conduct product evaluations, identify barriers to accessibility, provide feedback and guidance during product development, train engineers on best practices, propose or invent technical solutions and validate.
At least one year of experience evaluating the accessibility of websites and mobile apps
Familiarity with VoiceOver, Talkback, NVDA and JAWS
Familiarity with built-in accessibility features on OSX, Windows, iOS and Android
Familiarity with industry best practices and standards and guidelines for accessibility (e.g., WCAG 2.1)
Familiarity with JIRA and Google Suite (Docs, Drive, Meets)
The location for this role is flexible, including working from home, but preference will be given to candidates located near one of our Accessibility Labs (San Jose, California; New York City or Dulles, VA).
Preferred Qualifications Bachelor's or Master's degree
Preferred majors: User Experience, Design, Human Factors, HCI, Cognitive Science, Computer Science, Psychology, Anthropology
To follow up with any questions, please contact @ Banumathi at 408-512-2363
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