QA Analyst (Accessibility)

Noida /
Engineering – QA /
Full-time
/ Remote
QA Analyst (Accessibility)
Location: Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

We are SigFig. We empower everyone to achieve their life goals and ambitions with intuitive and customer centric financial solutions. It takes extraordinary people to disrupt decades of legacy financial practices to reimagine solutions to serve customers at scale.

We are committed to building impactful financial solutions that are accessible and affordable to everyone. Using a combination of design, data science, and technology, we help provide people with financial advice and guidance they need to achieve their life goals. Whether it’s through our direct to consumer or business to consumer products through partnerships with some of the world’s largest and most innovative financial institutions like Wells Fargo, UBS, and Citizens Bank, SigFig seeks to help consumers and institutions make better financial decisions.

We are guided by our core values: Customer Delight, Make It Happen, Think Big, and We Over Me. Read more about our core values and how we live them every day on our website here.

Headquartered in San Francisco, we also have amazing talent solving interesting problems across our offices in Calgary, Tucson, Singapore, and New Delhi. Come thrive at SigFig!

The Team: Engineering Team
The Platform team designs, builds, and maintains scalable backend web services that are the core of SigFig’s investment platform. In addition to software that enables SigFig’s clients to achieve their financial goals, the Platform team builds and maintains tools that are used within the company. We are a distributed team with members working from homes and various SigFig offices across the globe. 

The Opportunity: QA Engineer
As a QA Analyst, you will serve as the main point of contact for all things accessibility. You will partner up with the QA leaders on the accessibility audits, proactively engage with internal and external teams to shape accessibility roadmap and strategies to move forward, with a focus on expanding customer retention and growth. You will be responsible to maintain and grow subject matter expertise within the industry and deliver expert level accessibility and process improvements.

How You’ll Make an Impact

    • Performing regular accessibility audits of institutional websites and web applications
    • Be responsible for the end-to-end delivery of accessible semantically rich features via a strong accessibility stack of HTML, CSS, ARIA and scripting
    • Working in collaboration with project managers, designers, developers, and quality assurance engineers
    • Participating in the review and maintenance of guidelines, best practices and standards related accessible websites
    • Maintaining awareness of industry standards, issues and trends in accessibility, usability, and emerging technologies
    • Identifying and suggest potential solutions for accessibility

Ideal SigFigian for this Role

    • Minimum of 3 years of experience in accessibility testing on web and mobile applications
    • Basic knowledge and experience with web technologies (HTML/CSS, and Javascript)
    • Familiar with web accessibility and ADA standards
    • Ability to quickly learn and assess new technologies, digital tools and platforms for accessibility conformance and potential impact on individuals with disabilities
    • Experience using automated accessibility testing tools such as Axe, Access Continuum, and WAVE
    • Practical experience with JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver and/or other accessibility technologies
    • Knowledge of WAI guidelines and specifications such as WCAG, ATAG, UAAG, and WAI-ARIA
    • Accessibility testing using features like high contrast mode and color contrast
    • Familiarity with accessibility features on mobile devices

Perks and Benefits

    • Competitive Benefits Package
    • Flexible PTO
    • Mobile/Internet subsidy
    • Employee Recognition Program
    • And more!
Founded in 2007, SigFig is backed by premier venture capital firms, including Bain Capital Ventures, DCM Ventures, Nyca Partners, and Union Square Ventures as well as leading financial institutions including Wells Fargo, UBS, Santander, New York Life, Eaton Vance, and Comerica. We've raised $110 million to support our growth as the #1 online investment advisor for large financial institutions.

© Nvest. All rights reserved, SigFig is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We encourage people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives to apply.

San Francisco Applicants: SigFig will consider applicants with arrest and conviction records (criminal histories) in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.