Web Accessibility Developer


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Location

,Ontario

Job ID

4159


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Job Description:

Our client is a global leader in specialty medical education and care and acts as a national certification and fellowship association. They are in need of a Web Accessibility Developer to ensure all of their public facing websites are AODA compliant.

 

The Web Accessibility Developer will work closely with a Web Accessibility Tester from home using their own computer/laptop to remote into our client’s network, where they will have access to any needed software/programming tools.

   

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Convert PDF forms to online forms
  • Ensure online forms comply to WCAG and WAI-ARIA standards/guidelines
  • Adjust HTML/CSS to accessibility standards
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and fix issues with forms including look & feel, navigation, and functionality
  • Work closely with Business Analyst and Systems Analyst to understand requirements and build forms to specifications
  • Perform unit testing and run accessibility reports
  • Document issues and prepare reports

 

Skills and Experience Requirements

  • Expert knowledge of Accessibility principals and guidelines.
  • Strong knowledge of WCAG 2.0 and WAI-ARIA standards/guidelines
  • Strong knowledge of HTML and CSS3
  • Knowledge of responsive web design
  • Knowledge of Accessibility checker software and plugins
  • Familiar with design testing across devices
  • Knowledge of jQuery, bootstrap, CakePHP an asset
  • Knowledge of Survey Gizmo, WordPress, Articulate LMS an asset