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Accessibility Product Designer - Governance, Privacy & Ethics - P&T

Company: PwC
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

A career in Products and Technology would provide you the opportunity to be part of an organization that is building a leading tech experience that solves big challenges for our firm and our clients. Our products and tech-driven solutions are how we move faster, cut through complexity and fuel growth. We start with the problem and solve it with experience and tech know-how. Our skilled technologists, data scientists, product managers and business strategists are passionate about using technology to accelerate change. Our team is responsible for establishing the privacy, ethics, and accessibility requirements are included from the outset of development of products and accelerators. We focus on developing the policies, standards, and guidelines to provide direction to developers to assist them in developing products that align with PwC standards in privacy, ethics, and accessibility. To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future. As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to: * Pursue opportunities to develop existing and new skills outside of comfort zone. * Act to resolve issues which prevent effective team working, even during times of change and uncertainty. * Coach others and encourage them to take ownership of their development. * Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations. * Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations. * Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations. * Develop a perspective on key global trends, including globalisation, and how they impact the firm and our clients. * Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties. * Focus on building trusted relationships. * Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct. Job Requirements and Preferences: Basic Qualifications: Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor Degree Minimum Years of Experience: 5 year(s) Preferred Qualifications: Preferred Knowledge/Skills: Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas: * Representing Accessibility for Designers subject matter expertise to Creative Leads and product design teams; * Leading research, design and execution of solutions in accessibility; * Providing digital accessibility and inclusive design expertise to assist the team in accessibility requests with product teams; * Assisting product and technology teams with understanding how WCAG and accessibility activities fit within the product life cycle; * Supporting accessibility evaluation of new and existing products; * Engaging with key stakeholders to drive accessibility program maturity; * Contributing to program priorities towards developing and delivering accessibility related learning, workshops etc.; * Possessing significant experience with accessibility standards, accessibility features, and inclusive design practices; * Having experience with WCAG 2.1; * Having experience designing for assistive technologies and contributing to design systems for digital products; * Understanding of code and accessibility inspection & evaluation tools; * Having experience driving organizational change through advocacy and coaching; * Reviewing your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance; * Seeking and embracing opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives; * Demonstrating critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems; * Reviewing engagement timelines and providing status updates and reports; * Demonstrating proven organizational skills and the ability to prioritize tasks and thrive in a high-volume, deadline-driven work environment with competing priorities; * Preparing for team and stakeholder interactions by anticipating others' needs and tailoring Accessibility consultations appropriately; and, * Bringing a depth of design and accessibility knowledge that complements and strengthens a culture beginning to apply accessibility practices across a product lifecycle. For positions in Colorado, visit the following link for information related to Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act: https://pwc.to/coloradoifsmanager. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. PwC does not intend to hire experienced or entry level job seekers who will need, now or in the future, PwC sponsorship through the H-1B lottery, except as set forth within the following policy: https://pwc.to/H-1B-Lottery-Policy For positions based in San Francisco, consideration of qualified candidates with arrest and conviction records will be in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. 266914 Please note that, at this time, to be in-person at a PwC office, client location or PwC-sponsored events, you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. #LI-Remote

Keywords: PwC, Harrisburg , Accessibility Product Designer - Governance, Privacy & Ethics - P&T, Other , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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