JPMorgan Chase Senior Accessibility Subject Matter Expert in San Francisco, California
Senior Accessibility Specialist
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management, and private equity.
About Digital Services: The Digital Services organization supports Chase’s consumer-facing digital products, such as chase.com at http://chase.com/ , Chase Mobile and the bank’s payments platforms. Digital Services’ diverse teams have locations across the US and function in a variety of capacities, including: Customer Experience, Product Management, Data Intelligence, Analytics and Predictive Personalization, Technology and Engineering. Digital Services works closely with all Chase lines of business to ensure a cohesive customer experience that is personalized and simple. As an industry leader, Chase strives to be the bank of choice for digitally savvy customers and continues to see record growth in its online and mobile users.
The Digital Platform Accessibility (DPA) team is leading the bank towards a competitive digital experience for ALL of our customers by first achieving standards and regulatory conformance and then adding innovative, accessible features & services.
The JPMorgan Chase Electronic Communications Accessibility Team is seeking a knowledgeable and resourceful Accessibility Consultant. Our optimal candidate will not only be able to demonstrate their knowledge and sensitivity to the access needs of people with disabilities, but also be able to compliment the team in ways we’ve yet to conceive. If you can rise to this challenge, we need you!
The Accessibility Consultant is responsible for identifying and suggesting potential solutions for accessibility barriers based on the W3C WCAG 2.0 standards as well as compliance with the ADA, Section 508, the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act, and other accessibility related laws. This team member will apply their accessibility knowledge to a wide range of the firm’s digital properties including but not limited to websites, mobile applications, and documents like PDFs. This new team member will bring a broad range of knowledge which will compliment and strengthen an already dynamic, seasoned group of accessibility professionals.
Collaborate and build partnerships with stakeholders to ensure successful alignment amongst teams
Specify, prioritize, and communicate high level and detailed accessibility metrics for business and technology partners
Build and communicate presentations that drive decisions, achieve goals and consolidate shared understandings amongst teams
Plan effective initiatives that meet the short and longer term goals of the team
Contribute in defining strategy, roadmap and milestones, reports, next steps and driving it all to completion
Key Skills and Experience
· Solid understanding of W3C WCAG 2.0 standards, Section 508 and 21st CCVA
· Ability to take direction and make sound, succinct decisions in difficult situations
· Highly organized, focused and committed to achieving goals
· Sound time management skills that meet deadlines and high standards
· Detailed knowledge of a broad range of technologies:
o Accessibility on various platforms including Windows and MacOS
o Mobile accessibility on various platforms including Android and IOS
o Video and other digital media
o PDF and other document standards
o Hands On knowledge of Assistive Technology (e.g screen readers, magnifiers, alternative input, etc)
o Knowledge of technologies including but not limited to:
( Familiarity of these languages are nice to have but not mandatory)
HTML & CSS
Some added pluses:
· Knowledge of ALM, JIRA and Confluence is a plus
· Experience with Scrum and Agile methodologies is a plus
· Ability to leverage industry knowledge to discern future trends is a plus
· Experience with Internet or mobile usability/accessibility research is a plus
JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.