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Date: Dec 23, 2018

Location: McLean, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 34517 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Mid-Level 508 SME to join our team in McLean, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).



Basic Qualifications:

  • Familiarity/knowledge of basic HTML/XHTML coding and CSS
  • A minimum of 2 years of Section 508/Accessibility testing and a Section 508 Trusted Tester Certification at the 3.x standard or higher or
  • 2 to 4 years of functional quality testing (FQT) or
  • 2+ years of web architecture software development



  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience


Communication/Organizational Skills

  • The candidate must have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • The candidate must have excellent organizational skills (i.e., time management, collaboration, planning, requires minimal supervision, etc.)


Preferred Additional Qualifications

2+ Years’ experience with automation testing in a dev/ops or other continuous integration (CI) environment – preferably in a DHS Environment.

HTML/XHTML/ARIA coding or Software Development Experience

Knowledge/experience with implementing Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) version 1.0 or higher

Knowledge and experience with designing or testing user interfaces (UIs) for User Experience (UX)/Usability best practice

Knowledge and experience with the following Section 508 testing tools: Web Accessibility Toolbar (WAT), Microsoft Inspect, Web Accessibility Favelets (WAF), Accessible Name & Description Inspector (ANDI), Color Contrast Analyzer (CCA), Adobe Acrobat DC Accessibility Features.


Job Expectations

The candidate will be expected to:

Secure the most current Section 508 Trusted Tester Certification within 60 days of hire

Provide Section 508 testing oversight (sample testing) for multiple applications under development at USCIS and provide full Section 508 Testing/Analysis as needed

Provide support to USCIS technical teams for integrating Section 508 compliance effectively throughout the USCIS Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and in an agile manner



This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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