Digital Accessibility Specialist
Sunnyvale 700 First Ave. Bldg E Sunnyvale, CA 94089 Sunnyvale, CA 94089
We are looking for an Accessibility Specialist who shares our passion for making digital products, media and services accessible to people with disabilities.
In this role you will be a member of an award-winning Accessibility team, will work with internationally recognized leaders who have changed the accessible and assistive technology industry, and with industry-leading engineers and designers.
Reflecting our singular focus on users, you will help create products that don’ t just meet minimum accessibility requirements, but deliver extraordinary user experiences that you will be proud to recommend to anyone, including people with disabilities.
This role will be located in Sunnyvale, California where you’ ll work in a state-of-the-art Accessibility Lab in the heart of Silicon Valley with access to the latest computing devices, assistive technology, and experts in the field. Your primary role is to grow, manage, and deliver our world-class Accessibility Lab and programs through presentations, training, and demonstrations of assistive technology solutions and best practices for accessible design on mobile, desktop OTT and wearable devices, and future technology platforms.
You’ ll also research, recommend, and demonstrate new computing and assistive technologies that continue to make our Accessibility Lab state-of-the-art. Your mission is to maximize the utilization of the lab and its resources to promote accessibility awareness, create empathy and understanding of assistive technology, disability culture and user requirements to fellow employees and VIP guests.
You will develop, deliver and facilitate training that improves our capabilities for creating and supporting accessible products and services and assist with product usability evaluations and user studies that deliver actionable insights that result in improved products.