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Alex Rivera

Address: 435 Maple Drive, Techville, TX 75001

Phone: (555) 432-5567

Email: [email protected]


Professional Summary

Highly skilled Section 508 Accessibility Specialist with over 5 years of experience in ensuring software, websites, and digital content adhere to the standards for accessibility. Expert in analyzing and remediating accessibility issues, conducting audits, and implementing best practices to enhance usability for all users, including those with disabilities. Proven track record of improving accessibility compliance in various organizations and committed to promoting digital inclusion.

Core Competencies

  • Expertise in WCAG 2.1 and Section 508 standards
  • Proficient in accessibility testing tools (e.g., JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver)
  • Strong knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and ARIA for web accessibility
  • Experience with accessibility audits and compliance reporting
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Exceptional communication and training abilities

Technologies & Certifications

  • Technologies: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, ARIA, Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • Testing Tools: JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver, AXE, WAVE
  • Certifications: Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (CPACC), Web Accessibility Specialist (WAS)

Professional Experience

Senior Section 508 Accessibility Specialist Global Tech Solutions, Austin, TX June 2018 - Present - Lead accessibility audits and ensure compliance with Section 508 and WCAG 2.1 - Conducted over 200 accessibility reviews, identifying and remediating issues - Developed and delivered training materials on accessibility best practices - Collaborated with developers and designers to incorporate accessibility into project lifecycles

Accessibility Analyst Innovate Digital, Houston, TX January 2016 - May 2018 - Performed web and mobile application accessibility audits using various testing tools - Assisted in implementing accessibility features and improvements - Provided feedback and technical support to project teams on accessibility issues

Education & Training

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science University of Texas, Austin, TX Graduated May 2015

Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (CPACC) Achieved June 2016

Web Accessibility Specialist (WAS) Achieved January 2017


Jordan Smith Vice President of Product Development, Global Tech Solutions [email protected] / (555) 987-6543

Morgan Lee Director, Innovate Digital [email protected] / (555) 123-4567