TetraLogical is looking for an experienced accessibility specialist to join our team and help us deliver accessibility assessments and other projects. It’s a full-time position in a distributed team, with a good salary and generous vacation, suitable for someone who has a strong work ethic and a proven track record in the industry.
TetraLogical is a company with inclusion at its heart. Our focus is on emerging as well as existing technologies, offering knowledge, experience, strategic, and development services.
We put people first - our customers, our partners and employees, and everyone we meet. TetraLogical is founded on four principles that mean everything we do is:
- Inclusive: We consider everyone and make decisions that exclude no-one.
- Efficient: We work effectively and deliver quality solutions with a minimum of wastage.
- Ethical: We make decisions for the good of our clients and their customers, our employees, and for the world at large.
- Safe: We respect privacy and manage all data securely.
You’ll be an experienced accessibility specialist who is comfortable being part of a collaborative organisation where everyone is respected for who they are and what they do.
What we’re looking for
We’re looking for someone who is:
- Ready to be part of a collaborative team where your knowledge and experience will be valued, and your ideas and contributions welcome.
- Able to manage your own time to find a good work/life balance whilst taking responsibility for honouring your commitments to the team.
- Willing to share your accessibility knowledge both inside and outside of the team, helping us and the community around us grow and evolve.
- Excited by working on projects and side-projects that help further the goals of accessibility and inclusive design, and by representing TetraLogical at the W3C.
- Based in the UK and willing and able to travel to meetings and events.
What you’ll need
We’re looking for someone who has:
- Thorough knowledge of accessibility guidelines and standards like WCAG, EN 301 549 and Section 508.
- Working knowledge of native platforms like Android and iOS.
- Confidence testing with screen readers, magnifiers and speech recognition tools on Windows, macOS, iOS, and Android.
- Working knowledge of browser developer tools in Chrome and Firefox, and accessibility tools like Tenon, Axe Core and the Colour Contrast Analyser.
- Ability to write clear and concise documents that are appropriate to different audiences like product owners, designers or developers.
What you’ll be doing
Your regular activities will be:
- Assessing websites, native apps and pattern libraries using international accessibility guidelines and standards, with functional testing using assistive technologies and the keyboard.
- Creating accessible blueprints and documentation for component libraries and design systems, and accessible components for pattern libraries.
About the role
It’s a full-time role but you’ll have time to work on relevant side-projects and activities that interest you.
Our team is entirely distributed, so you’ll be working from your home office or your shared workspace.
You’ll have a minimum of 30 days’ vacation plus national holidays each year, and you’re able to take more if it helps you remain a happy and productive member of the team without compromising on the quality of your work.
Your annual salary will be £75,000 with a 4% employer’s pension contribution, plus an annual share of the company’s profit. You will also have a £1000 training budget to spend on personal and professional development.
How to apply
Please send your resumé to firstname.lastname@example.org for the attention of Léonie Watson.
The closing date for applications is .
TetraLogical is an inclusive employer and we positively encourage qualified people to apply for this role regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief, disability, marital status or family situation.
Note: TetraLogical does not use recruitment agencies and will not respond to contact from recruiters.