Browse
Employers / Recruiters

508 Compliance Specialist

6763 · 30+ days ago
Reston, VA, 20191, US
Negotiable
Full-time
Continue
By pressing the button above, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy, and agree to receive email job alerts. You can unsubscribe anytime.

You…

As a 508 Compliance Specialist at Octo, you will support compliance for all developed content for a team supporting the Veterans Affairs Section 508 Office in updating its policies and procedures documentation. This position will be responsible for remediation of electronic documents, to ensure federal accessibility rules and regulations are met or exceeded. The candidate must have a thorough understanding of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and be able to apply this knowledge to create strategies and processes for ensuring maximum accessibility of client deliverables.

Us...

We were founded as a fresh alternative in the Government Consulting Community and are dedicated to the belief that results are a product of analytical thinking, agile design principles and that solutions are built in collaboration with, not for, our customers. This mantra drives us to succeed and act as true partners in advancing our client’s missions.

Program Mission…

The Digital Transformation Center (DTC) supports Veterans Affairs (VA) with onboarding and maintaining enterprise SaaS and PaaS solutions used to support the mission of serving our Veterans and their associated stakeholders. We are digitizing information and processes for improved implementation, leveraging modern tools and low code/no code for reusability and faster delivery. 

Requirements:

Responsibilities…  

  • Provide remediation services for WORD, PDF, and Excel records, that may or may not contain redactions and may or may not be images
  • Conduct section 508 requirements for PDF and Excel documents. Specific expertise is needed for 508 requirements in order to troubleshoot issues and create accessible documents
  • Remediate documents containing redactions
  • Remediate documents that are images
  • Remediate documents that are unable to apply Optical Character Recognition software
  • The contractor shall not solely rely on automation to assist with making documents 508 compliant
  • The contractor shall make and ensure all documents are compliant with agency's standards
  • Remediate documents to ensure 508 compliance
  • Remediate documents with the time specified by the VA Project Manager (PM)
  • Document that the documents fully passes the VA checklists
  • Notify the PM when a document requires the insertion of Alt text
  • Perform final document remediation within ten (10) business days after the PM has reviewed and returned the work product to the contractor for final remediation The process for remediation shall include:
    • 1) The first remediation work product
    • 2) Review and corrections of the work product returned to the contractor
    • 3) Delivery of final remediated documents(s)

Requirements...

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with Section 508 compliance and remediation using appropriate tools
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher, and DHS Trusted Tester certification
  • Provides assistance and advice accessibility policies and helps ensure compliance with all required government standards 
  • Has knowledge of WCAG 2.0/Section 508 accessibility standards and best practices, and experience with remediation
  • Experience validating front-end features for 508 compliance against Web Accessibility standards, including test development, administration, outcome evaluation

Years of Experience:  Minimum of 3 years of experience with Section 508 compliance and remediation using appropriate tools

Education: Bachelor's Degree or higher, and DHS Trusted Tester certification

Location: Remote within the United States. 

Clearance: Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust security clearance. 

Last updated on Jan 25, 2024

See more

About the company

More jobs at 6763

Analyzing

Rockville, Maryland

 · 

30+ days ago

Rockville, Maryland

 · 

30+ days ago

Rockville, Maryland

 · 

30+ days ago

Rockville, Maryland

 · 

30+ days ago

Rockville, Maryland

 · 

30+ days ago

More jobs like this

Analyzing

New York, New York

 · 

30+ days ago

San Francisco, California

 · 

30+ days ago

Web Engineer
U
Upworthy ·  Viral content for social good

 · 

30+ days ago

Remote

 · 

30+ days ago

Remote

 · 

30+ days ago

Des Moines, Iowa

 · 

30+ days ago

South Jordan, Utah

 · 

30+ days ago

Tampa, Florida

 · 

30+ days ago

Remote

 · 

30+ days ago

Web Site Designer
TT
The Talently ·  AI recruitment platform

California

 · 

30+ days ago

Developed by Blake and Linh in the US and Vietnam.
We're interested in hearing what you like and don't like! Live chat with our founder or join our Discord
Changelog
🚀 LaunchpadNov 27
Create a site and sell services based on your resume.
🔥 Job search dashboardNov 13
Revamped job search UI with a sortable grid, live filtering, bookmarks, and application tracking.
🫡 Cover letter instructionsSep 27
New Studio settings give you control over AI output.
✨ Cover Letter StudioAug 9
Automatically generate cover letters for any job.
🎯 Suggested filtersAug 6
Copilot suggests additional filters above the results.
⚡️ Quick applicationsAug 2
Apply to jobs using info from your resume. Initial coverage of ~200k jobs in Spain, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, and the Netherlands.
🧠 Job AnalysisJul 12
Have Copilot read job descriptions and extract out key info you want to know. Click "Analyze All" to try it out. Click on the Copilot's gear icon to customize the prompt.
© 2024 RemoteAmbitionAffiliate · Privacy · Terms · Sitemap · Status