The Assistant Director of Technology Accessibility Services will to help to establish and implement ongoing digital accessibility services at NYU. The Assistant Director will help to create a world-class accessible online experience at NYU. The successful candidate will be a manager who can build a team at NYU to provide accessibility auditing, remediation, consultation, training and support, with a focus on universal design and excellent client experience, regardless of what method is used for access. The Assistant Director will run a team supporting the NYU community in meeting current accessibility standards by working with the wider NYU community of website owners and content creators to create, maintain or advise on the maintenance of accessible websites within CMS environments such as AEM, Drupal and WordPress; vendor platforms such as Sakai, PeopleSoft, Slate and OrgSync, and locally developed applications; and digital content. This role will bring strategic thinking on accessibility compliance in higher education, and knowledge on creating accessible user interfaces across the entire software development lifecycle. The Assistant Director will partner with Procurement and those purchasing software to ensure vendors are held to strong accessibility standards. This new role requires a client-focused individual with a passion for accessibility and the ability to work with the community to develop new services. A key responsibility will be creating a team - across the university - of web and accessibility specialists to handle remediation, training, consultation, quality assurance and other forms of support. This role will craft an operational model with processes that work in NYU’s highly distributed environment. The Assistant Director will provide oversight, technical leadership, and expert guidance for effective accessibility services at NYU.