Experienced accessibility professional well versed in WCAG, ADA, Section 508, ARIA, and screen readers (JAWS, NVDA, and VoiceOver).I work with:
- designers to create accessible wireframes and prototypes
- developers to implement accessible designs
- testers to verify accessible implementation
- management to create remediation plans
Experience: 16+ years
Availibility: 40+ hours/week
Type of work: Part-time contracting, Full-time contracting, Permanent part-time position, Permanent full-time position
Work location preference: Remote, Available to travel
Portfolio link: https://www.linkedin.com/in/glen-walker/
- Accessibility (advanced)
Bachelors degree at Computer Science, NC State University, Magna Cum Laude
Certificate at Certified Professional in Web Accessibility (CPWA), International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP)
Certificate at Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (CPACC), International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP)
(from 01/2018 to 10/2018)
Senior Accessibility Architect, Evaluated existing applications for WCAG AA compliance and designed future applications with accessibility built in.
(from 06/2017 to 01/208)
Principal Accessibility Specialist & Technical Director, Evaluated client web applications for WCAG AA compliance, detailing specific recommendations with custom code examples.
(from 05/1987 to 06/2017)
Principal Accessibility Specialist and Software Engineer, Technical lead in designing and implementing large scale software products, building web applications, and ensuring accessibility guidelines.