Right, now that the cat’s out of the bag, I’m happy to announce here that I will be joining Jon at OmniTI to form part of their interface design team as an accessibility engineer!
Essentially, I’ll be doing the stuff I love: accessible interface design, consulting and training, and quality assurance (“pedant duties”). And I’ll be doing it from within the loving arms of one of the Web’s cleverest companies. To echo what I said the other day, working with the people at OmniTI over recent months has been great. Even though I’ve been working remotely, I’ve been surrounded by really clever folks, which means it’s always a learning experience, and always fun. Hopefully, some of them feel that they have been learning from me, too.
I’ve always sat somewhere between the back-end development geeks and the front-end creative types. In my new job, I will be concentrating on interface design, but I will be working closely with other teams to help ensure accessibility is built into the applications built by OmniTI. It’s perfect for me, and I’m really looking forward to it.
What a way to round off the year! I have a feeling there’s going to be a lot of cool stuff in store for 2009. I hope you all have a great Christmas, and I’ll see you on the other side of New Year!
7 Responses to “Joining OmniTI”
I am so proud and excited to have you on the team, Jon. Hope you have a wonderful holiday. 2009 is going to be great. 🙂
Great news Jon, I’m very happy for you!
Congratulations sweetie! Here’s to a successful and very happy New Year 🙂
Thanks for your comments.
Chris, I’m really excited to be working with you full-time! Bring on 2009!
Happy Christmas, everyone! Hope you’ve all had a lovely day.
See you after your hols, mate! Great to be continuing the saga, together!
Congrats mate, a double whammy for the OmniTI guys!