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Solutions Integrator – Junior Level

User1st is committed to making the web accessible to everyone. We help organizations ensure that their websites are accessible to individuals with disabilities and compliant with web accessibility legislation. User1st is currently seeking a Solutions Integrator to work at our Washington, DC headquarters.

 

Recent Graduates welcome to apply. We can train.

 

Summary

 

Solutions Integrators are responsible for implementing and troubleshooting custom implementations for our external client base. The Integrators routinely work closely with the Solutions Consultants team and are crucial to our implementation success.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Collaborate with other implementation and quality assurance team members to guarantee successful implementation
  • Design, prototype and build technical solutions
  • Design, develop, and deploy solutions for successful implementation
  • Create mappings to facilitate smooth integrations
  • Report and fix bugs as needed
  • Become proficient with our proprietary software
  • Work collaboratively with the R&D and QA teams
  • Additional assignments as requested
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Qualifications & Education/Experience

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred
  • 1-3 years of experience with JavaScript, jQuery, HTML, and CSS
  • Excellent communication skills, strong team player, and the ability to work cross functionally in a fast-paced, high-productivity startup environment
  • Able to work on multiple projects at a given time
  • Experience in developing web applications
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Able to explain complex technical information
  • Strong work ethic

Accessibility Developer - Fullstack Front End/UI/UX/Web Developer

User1st is committed to making the web accessible to everyone. We help organizations ensure that their websites are accessible to individuals with disabilities and compliant with web accessibility legislation. User1st is currently seeking an Accessibility Developer to work at our client’s site in Seattle, WA.

 

Summary

 

The Accessibility Developer will provide digital accessibility consulting and testing to customers. The person in this position will work directly with customers to deliver high value digital accessibility services. They will help customers find and fix accessibility issues. A strong candidate for this role will be proactive and have a record of delivering exceptional service.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Be a passionate about web accessibility and provide subject matter expertise
  • Apply detailed knowledge of WCAG and Section 508 standards
  • Contribute to accessibility documentation and guidelines
  • Answer questions on implementing specific accessibility requirements for specific products
  • Derive business processes, analyze customers accessibility needs, assist in requirements definition, give feedback about browser-based interfaces, and design and conduct usability testing
  • Create Personas and Scenarios of Use
  • Provide Web development and UX/UI design assistance
  • Design color schemes, CSS, and other critical design functions
  • Document user requirements, screen designs, and design recommendations
  • Communicate technical topics as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis

Qualifications & Education/Experience

 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience in digital accessibility
  • Knowledge of WCAG 2.0 guidelines, 508 compliance
  • Experience implementing accessible products using HTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • Be experienced with all Front-End technologies, such as Angular and Bootstrap
  • 2+ years of Web Development, UX/Graphic Design experience
  • Ability to travel as needed (mainly to company headquarters in DC)

Junior Program Manager

Junior Program Manager

User1st is committed to making the web accessible to everyone. We help organizations ensure that their websites are accessible to individuals with disabilities and compliant with web accessibility legislation. Made up of developers, programmers, legal experts, social activists, and academics, User1st’s team is working to help make the web accessible to everyone.

 

We are growing our team and are currently seeking an entry-level Junior Program Manager to work in our Washington, DC office.

 

Summary


The Junior Program Manager organizes and coordinates User1st’s projects and is a client liaison. He/she provides strategic guidance to teams and project managers in ways that promote the company’s culture and goals. The Junior Program Manager also oversees the progress of operations and works closely with the Director of Operations.

 

The goal of the Junior Program Manager is to ensure that all programs deliver the desirable outcome to our organization. There will be ample opportunity to grow this role in to a more senior position within the Operations Department. As such, the opportunity to learn and advance one’s experience and career makes this a unique offer. We are seeking a highly ambitious and motivated individual.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Formulate, organize and monitor inter-connected projects
  • Decide on suitable strategies and objectives
  • Coordinate cross-project activities
  • Lead and evaluate project managers and other staff
  • Develop and control deadlines, budgets and activities
  • Apply change, risk and resource management
  • Assume responsibility for the program’s people and vendors
  • Assess program performance and aim to maximize ROI
  • Resolve projects’ higher scope issues
  • Prepare reports for executive management
  • Perform basic financial accounting

 

Qualifications & Education/Experience

 

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Excellent communication skills, strong team player, and the ability to work cross functionally in a fast-paced, high-productivity startup environment
  • Excellent problem-solving ability

 

 

User1st offers strong career potential with competitive salaries and benefits. Now is an exciting time to become a part of our enthusiastic, highly professional team. We are looking for candidates that want to contribute and be part of a dynamic team where everyone’s ideas and contributions make a difference! For immediate consideration, please forward your resume including salary expectations to Manu Moeller via email at manu.moeller@user1st.com.

 

User1st is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment.