Front End Developer with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), CSS, JS

  • Park Ave, Des Moines, IA, USA
  • Contract

Job Description

We are looking for a Front End Developer, Des Moines, Iowa. This is 12 Months Contract Position..

Job responsibilities/expectations

At a high level, this team will be responsible for updating our web applications to comply with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG). The team will o Perform “accessibility audits” on our web experience to diagnose the issues and address the problems. Code in various front-end frameworks (e.g. Dust, Backbone.js -like framework, React, JSF, XSLT). Leverage various accessibility tools to conduct their work

Work with team scrum master to manage work. Coordinate and collaborate with the scrum teams that own these web applications/web experience. Partner closely with the Front-end Developer Experience (FEDX) team on implementing accessibility solutions. Research and solution for various accessibility issues

We do have implementation patterns for some common accessibility issues that we’ll need the team to follow, but they may come across some more complex scenarios that they’ll need to research and provide solutions for.

Skills needed • Must o Foundational front-end development knowledge: HTML, JavaScript, CSS o Experience with front-end frameworks and libraries o Effective communication skills o Strong desire to learn and take initiative •


Additional Information

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