iOS Developer (Accessibility Experience)

Job type:
on-site
Start date:
n.a
Duration:
n.a
From:
Avance Consulting (Europe) Limited
Location:
London
Published at:
07/08/2020
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
Project ID:
1944221

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Job description for the role of iOS Developer (Accessibility Experience)

Looking for an iOS/macOS Accessibility Subject Matter Expert! 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 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.

Employer details:

The prospective employer is the Large Global IT Services giant. Provides opportunity for better performance, Reliability, Security, and Flexibility with good Bonus and Benefits Structure and have a good work Culture that everyone loves to work with.

We (Avance Consulting Services) are one amongst the UK's fastest growing talent acquisition companies. Head quartered in London, we are a global reach agency with a large presence in India (Gurgaon and Hyderabad) and United Arab Emirates (Dubai).