Accessibility Coach /SME

Company: Synechron
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 18.NOV.2020

Summary

We (Synechron, Inc) are looking to hire for the role of Accessibility Coach/SME role. This role is long-term and based in Charlotte, NC. Ab...

Description

We (Synechron, Inc) are looking to hire for the role of Accessibility Coach/SME role. This role is long-term and based in Charlotte, NC.

About Synechron:

Synechron is one of the fastest-growing digital, business consulting & technology firms in the world. Specialized in financial services, the business' focus on embracing the most cutting-edge innovations combined with expert knowledge and technical expertise has allowed Synechron to reach $500+ million in annual revenue, 8,000 employees and 18 offices worldwide. Synechron is agile enough to invest R&D into the latest technologies to help financial services firms stand at the cutting-edge of innovation; yet, also large enough to scale any global project. Learn more at:

Synechron draws on over 15 years of financial services IT consulting experience to provide expert systems integration expertise and technical development work in highly-complex areas within financial services. This includes: Enterprise Architecture & Strategy, Application Development & Maintenance, Quality Assurance, Infrastructure Management, Data & Analytics and Cloud Computing. Synechron is one of the world's leading systems integrators for specialist technology solutions including: Murex, Calypso, Pega, and others and also provides traditional offshoring capabilities with off-shore development centres located in Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, and Chennai as well as near-shoring capabilities for European banks with development centres in Serbia. Synechron's technology team works with traditional technologies and platforms like Java, C++, Python, and others as well as the most cutting-edge technologies from blockchain to artificial intelligence. Learn more at:

Role: Accessibility Coach/SME

Work Location: Charlotte, NC

Duration: Long Term Project

Provide training/coaching to various products teams/developers/QA teams on Accessibility standards (WCAG 2.0 & Section 508), testing.

Building an Accessibility Implementation Program to work with Business, Product, Design, Engineering & Legal leaders to identify, prioritize & deliver high impact accessibility initiatives

Representing the Accessibility in communication across the organization.

Participate in Agile Scrum Ceremonies, including Daily Stand-ups; participate in SAFe planning - Program Increment (PI) Planning.

Analyze web analytics, user paths, user feedback/surveys, and usability test results to create and refine user requirements that represent strategic site features and improvements

Implementing Accessibility Policy.

Providing solutions to product teams on various accessibility features implementation.

Evaluating the Accessibility standards with respect to Low Vision of various applications using Screen Magnifiers like ZoomText and MAGic.

Evaluating Contrast Ratio of applications using Color Contrast Analyzer and Accessibility developer Tools.

Identify the severity of issues and escalate jeopardy items to appropriate personnel.

Provide accessibility best practices for business teams from concepts through UAT testing in an Agile environment.

Work with legal and compliance teams supporting Accessibility for litigation responses.

Create and implement action plans and processes as part of the usability methodology (Human Centered Design, Design Thinking, AgileUX, LeanUX).

Establish and maintain industry best practices.

Thanks & Regards

Vikarant Kumar

- provided by Dice

 
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