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Optimised Apply on SEEK
MilestonesTo help guide you through the Optimised Apply on SEEK API development and integration, the following are steps that we expect your project to go through to ensure successful development and integration of the SEEK Application Export API:
  1. Review the documentation in this portal and the API Terms of Use
  2. Review Integration overview and requirements
  3. Use the Optimised Apply on SEEK Testing environment
  4. Gain access SEEK OAuth endpoint using the test information
    1. Request authorisation
    2. Retrieve job applications for a job ad
    3. Retrieve a resume for a job application
    4. Retrieve a cover letter for a job application
    5. Retrieve selection criteria for a job application
    6. Retrieve a screen for a job application
    7. Retrieve primary job seeking information for a job application
  5. Match the Job Application back to the Job Reference ID
  6. Record that candidate source is SEEK
  7. Ensure you can handle all API errors
When your Optimised Apply on SEEK API development has been completed, please send the following to API Implementation at APIImplementation@seek.com.au:
  • Complete the API Checklist (supplied upon request)
  • Workflow and screenshots of your integration, including showing a step by step walkthrough of the below items
  • How are the applications stored against the relevant Job Ad?
  • How does a mutual client view the candidate applications?
  • How does a mutual client view the cover letter?
  • How does a mutual client view the resume?
  • How does a mutual client view the SEEK Screen questions?
  • How does a mutual client view the primary job seeking information?
  • How does a mutual client view any error message should an issue occur?
  • How does your systems use query parameter options?
  • How does a mutual client activate Optimised Apply on SEEK within your system?
  • Does your integration parse any information from the resume?
    • If yes, what information and where does it appear?
  • Details of your support process should an issue occur
  • Change the API URLs and keys of your integration to point to production environment