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Accessibility QA Manager
National Health Client is seeking a QA Manager experienced in Accessibility for a long term ongoing contract engagement. Potential for perm placement. * 5 years accessibility and need some management exp - will manage team of 3 and work hands on This person is responsible for supporting and equipping our engineering quality assurance teams to ensure successful delivery of our accessible digital products. This person will be managing a team of Accessibility Engineers and responsible for working hands-on supporting all aspects of integrating accessibility into manual and automated testing. Responsibilities: Partner with Engineering QA in building A11y into manual and automated testing Understand how users experience products using Assistive Technology Helping understand what to test for and how to test to ensure feature functionality meets A11y AC (Acceptance Criteria) Manually testing key feature functionality to ensure A11y AC is met Partner with Engineering QA during testing, ensuring A11yAC is being met by: Ensuring feature functionality has A11y AC written / available Helping engineering QA team understand the A11y AC Answering technical how-to questions on testing A11y for Web, IOS & Android apps Helping engineering QA test and validate A11y AC Analyze validation test results looking for: training opportunities engineering methods needing correction components needing a11y refinements processes lacking appropriate a11y support Attend relevant stand-ups and status meetings Qualifications: 5 years in accessibility 1+ Years of Experience managing and mentoring Solid experience testing with all common screen readers (JAWS, NVDA,MAC/IOS VoiceOver, TalkBack),keyboard only,andother assistive technology Ability to interpret and advise on standards, principles and techniques for meeting accessibility success criteria (including WCAG 2.0 AA, WCAG 2.1 AA, and WAI-ARIA) Familiarity with Responsive Web Design and mobile apps Strong understanding of supporting products in a SAFe environment specifically how current/future work is scheduled to come through planning, design, engineering and 3rd-party validation efforts Knowledge of Rally, Teams, Confluence and other cooperation tools
Lead Technical Artist - Unity/VR
Our client, a VR company, is seeking a Lead Technical Artist to join the team. Responsibilities: Help inform, design and build the tools, pipelines, shaders and art techniques for VR platform in the most efficient and effective way possible Collaborate closely with design and art leads to make sure our pipeline is adapting correctly to the creative needs of the company Helping inform our creative direction from an art content production viewpoint Musts: 5+ years of experience as lead tech artist in Unity Multiple titles shipped, preferably in games or AR/VR/XR space Shader writing abilities Strong scripting abilities in C#, Python or relevant languages Design and develop content creation pipelines and tools for the art team Deep understanding of real-time 3D game engine concepts and techniques Ability to diagnose and optimize real-time 3D graphics Professional experience working in game engines Understanding of basic digital audio concepts Experience with Houdini and/or procedural content creation workflows is a plus Graphics programming knowledge is a plus Experience creating audio-reactive content Familiar with motion capture technology, Mechanim, IK, character rigging
Our client, a video game company, is seeking a Lead Development Manager (Scrum) to join the team. This is a contract role that is slated through March 2021, (paternity leave coverage) 40 hrs/wk onsite (when shelter-in-place lifts) in Los Angeles, CA. You will work on the IT team and be responsible for: Facilitating internal team rituals for two pods mostly scrum Planning / integration activities SoS (Scrum of scrums) team wide Running leadership syncs, ensuring meetings have agendas in place driving for outcomes Run/facilitate activities with main customer teams Quarterly planning and review sessions with main customers Make sure all customer inputs captured, run through our prioritization processes, placed in backlog / roadmaps Providing progress visibility to our stakeholders using info radiators Possible working agreement revisits with the customer/stakeholders Ensure the team has continuous improvement Run and act upon retros to fine tune the work system, tools, and artifacts Participate in interfacing team/stakeholder activities Quarterly Planning activities Run/facilitate/capture outputs of Tech SoS Game/release SoS Musts: 7-10 years leading a development team, preferably in-house Accustomed to leading daily scrums Able to multitask and pivot priorities quickly Passion for entertainment and gaming is a plus
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Data Engineer Director
Our client needs a Director of Data Engineering. Relocation is a possibility. Remote until Jan 2021 or when covid subsides. This candidate needs to lead and grow the Data Engineering and Analytics team as they design and implement the next version of data infrastructure This is a hands-on, roll up your sleeves engineering position Must be in charge of designing, building, and maintaining data pipelines and architecture Must be strong with overseeing Data Analytics and reporting Must report data to marketing, sales and insights team Improve our data infrastructure, define metrics and new pipelines Be clear on team guidance, roadmap, project scope Provide high quality data sets to drive strategy changes WANTED: Hands-on experience building out data pipelines 6+ years designing, building, shipping, and maintaining efficient, reliable data pipelines, and data models as part of a data warehouse solution Snowflake experience preferred 2+ years managing people Familiarity with data orchestration tools such as Airflow and data visualization/BI tools like Looker Cloud architecture services (preferably AWS) experience Apply now to learn more!
Salesforce Digital Marketing Manager
Global Music Entertainment company in NYC is seeking a Product Manager to join them on a contract enagement. In this role you will set the direction for our End-to-End Observability Platform, responsible for reshaping our existing product strategy and then executing on it. Though being responsible for the backend infrastructure that drives our Observability Platform (think tracing, logging, metrics, real user monitoring, synthetic testing, visualization tools), you’ll have the outstanding opportunity to work across the our ecosystem (think web, mobile) and beyond it (think Google Home, Alexa and Sonos integration). Daily Responsibilities: Work closely with skilled engineers and set the high-level mission, vision, and roadmap for the platform and the team Own and drive the product strategy for the observability platform Collaborate with key partners across the organization to make sure that you collaboratively provide for the company’s short- and long-term goals Ensure that your team is constantly doing the right things, and has a healthy balance of innovation, reducing technical debt and providing maintenance and support You: Bring knowledge of modern cloud infrastructure and industry trends in this space toward making informed decisions on the overall product vision You are a hardworking product manager; you’ve driven product strategies from inception to delivery You have a deep knowledge of agile methodologies like Scrum or Kanban You have experience building large-scale infrastructure and have exposure to cloud-native technologies
Accessibility Engineer QA
National Health organization is seeking a QA Engineer with experience in Accessibility to join them for a long term contract engagement with the potential to go perm. This QA is responsible for supporting and equipping our engineering quality assurance teams to ensure successful delivery of our accessible digital products. This person will be supporting all aspects of integrating accessibility into manual and automated testing Responsibilities: Partner with Engineering QA in building A11y into manual and automated testing by helping understand how users experience products using Assistive Technology Helping understand what to test for and how to test to ensure feature functionality meets A11y AC (Acceptance Criteria) Manually testing key feature functionality to ensure A11y AC is met Partner with Engineering QA during testing, ensuring A11yAC is being met by: Enensuring feature functionality has A11y AC written Answering technical how-to questions on testing A11y forWeb, IOS & Androidapps. Helping engineering QA test and validate A11y AC Support 3rd-Party Audits by:oreviewing 3rd-Party findings, test resultsore-test, verify reported findings if reported issue is questionable Create A11y user stories, defects for A11y findings Help triage, prioritize A11y issues with product and provide A11y context, guidance on how to remediate A11y findings. Analyze validation test results looking for training opportunities engineering methods needing correction Components needing a11y refinements processes lacking appropriate a11y support.? Solid experience testing with all common screen readers (JAWS, NVDA,MAC/IOS VoiceOver, TalkBack),keyboard only,and other assistive technology. Ability to interpret and advise on standards, principles and techniques for meeting accessibility success criteria (including WCAG 2.0 AA, WCAG 2.1 AA, and WAI-ARIA)?Ability to partner with various cross-functional teams for direction and consistency Bonus Skills: Ability to train and coach colleagues on various accessibility topics Ability to promote and share the importance of accessibility Understanding the overlap between user experience and accessibility Ability to analyze (Android, iOS, web) code and employ problem-solving skills to recommend best solution Knowledge of mobile accessibility best practices on Android and iOS
Product Manager (Accessibility)
National Health Organization is seeking a Product Manager with experience in Accessibility to join them for an ongoing consulting engagement. Responsibilities: Lead A11y feature reviews and initiatives across our client's products and platforms as a member of the A11y Engineering Team Help lead the team to success by working across groups to drive discussion & engagement, and create & track user stories in an agile software development life cycle Assist Product teams in conceptualizing, planning and embedding A11y into features Collect and interpret data on progress toward accessibility milestones and metrics Ensure internal product stakeholders A11y needs /expectations are met and promote transparency by helping communicate through SAFe/SCRUM practice Assist with test plan iterations and management of improvements to the A11y process flow Qualifications: Ability to interpret and advise on standards, principles and techniques for meeting A11y success criteria (including WCAG 2.0 AA, WCAG 2.1 AA, and WAI-ARIA) Experience with Agile/Scrum practices (SAFe a plus) Experience leading cross functional project management initiatives Advanced communication/presentation skills needed to represent your team with stakeholders and management Familiarity with Responsive Web Design and mobile apps Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle Strong understanding of supporting products in a SAFe environment specifically how current/future work is scheduled to come through planning, design, engineering and 3rd-party validation efforts Knowledge of Rally, Teams, Confluence and other cooperation tools
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