iOS/macOS Accessibility Subject Matter/Accessibility Engineer

Job type:
on-site
Start date:
n.a
Duration:
n.a
From:
Global Rekrut
Location:
London
Published at:
06/30/2020
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
Project ID:
1941391

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Job Purpose and primary objectives:

Key responsibilities

The successful candidate will be well versed in application development environments (such as Cocoa and Cocoa Touch) as well as an expert in accessibility. The role will involve working closely with many teams simultaneously, and ensuring the best output from each team.

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent programmer with experience in Swift and/or Objective-C
  • Excellent knowledge of UIKit and AppKit
  • Understanding of accessibility APIs such as UIAccessibilityPostNotification Understanding of how people with disabilities use iOS and/or macOS
  • First-hand experience in testing with assistive technologies, eg VoiceOver, Switch Control Familiarity with accessibility features on mobile devices
  • Familiarity with project management methodologies such as waterfall and agile
  • Past engineering experience

Description

The Accessibility and SEO Center of Excellence is a group created with the purpose of promoting and supporting accessibility across Apple and offering consultancy services to project teams.In this position you may be required to audit existing solutions, work with teams throughout the entire life cycle of a project on new features and solutions, liaise and co-ordinate with various functions, and represent the team positively and effectively at all times. You will be a pragmatic and charismatic individual, able to push for the best results whilst also maintaining excellent relationships with all those you work with. Successful candidates must be fast learners, capable to adapt and adhere to internal guidelines and processes, and work under tight deadlines with teams spread around the globe. Previous industry experience with an emphasis on accessibility is essential.

Education

Bachelors degree or equivalent experience.

Additional Requirements Understanding of SEO principles will be a significant advantage, as well as experience with web technologies and guidelines.

.If this role could be of your interest, please submit your CV for immediate consideration. For any questions do not hesitate to contact us*