With the pandemic raging on, it’s been difficult finding a UX Design position. Rather than continue looking for a new job, I decided to take a break from applying and work on an opportunity that came up at my current company.
The company I work at has something called a Stretch Program. This program provides opportunities for employees to “stretch” into other departments and learn new skills. Employees spend 20% of their time working with the new team on real problems. I applied to the program and was granted a research project to work on with the Product Design team.
The focus of the project is around accessibility learning and documentation within the company. My goal is to provide recommendations for reorganizing the information architecture of our Accessibility page in Confluence to improve usability for the organization. …