Today more than ever, recruiters are looking to social media to find high-quality candidates, with 87% using LinkedIn as their primary talent pool. With LinkedIn Apply, open your recruitment to the world's largest professional network and allow candidates to connect their profile and apply quickly for positions in your organisation through LinkedIn. Candidate's applications will auto-populate information from their profile, giving you an up-to-date digital resume that will help you find the right candidate. LinkedIn Apply is:<ul><li> <b>Agile</b> - pick and choose which jobs you want candidates to be able to use LinkedIn Apply with <li><b>Mobile</b> - optimised to provide a seamless apply experience on mobile devices </li> <li><b>Free</b> - no setup or installation fees, in fact, this app won't cost you a cent </li> <li><b>Supported </b> - LinkedIn Apply is automatically updated to provide the latest API technology to ensure strong performance </li> </ul> Please note: In order to use LinkedIn Apply, you will need to use SwitchGear to customise your button layout on jobs. For information on setting this up, please see our guide under the documentation section.
Prerequisites

Installation of your ATS in the Talent App Store is a prerequisite for using all apps in the Talent App Store. Installation of the ‘SwitchGear’ App is a prerequisite for successfully using the ‘LinkedIn Apply’ App as an apply-gate assessment, to find out more about ‘SwitchGear’, please [click here](https://www.talentappstore.com/apps/switchgear?idp=false).
Before you begin

Please make sure you are a Talent App Store administrator and have the ability to manage and install apps and have the correct permissions in your ATS to complete your setup. Please familiarize yourself with our user material [here](http://bit.ly/2xN1l3n) and get in contact with us at <hello@aotal.com> if you have additional questions.
Let's get started

1. Click the 'Install' button and confirm by clicking 'Ok'. 2. If you have not already installed the ‘SwitchGear’ App, please do so. 3. Open ‘SwitchGear’ to configure LinkedIn Apply.
Use with your existing system(s)

If you are a SnapHire client and would like to find out more about configuring the SwitchGear App , [click here](https://aotal.freshdesk.com/support/solutions/folders/6000226496).
API Method Source of truth
/candidates/unvalidated POST Y
/jobs/byID/{job} GET Y
/jobs/byID/{job}/canApply/me GET Y
API Source of truth
/actions/byCandidate/anonymous/jobs/{job}/byName/{action}/byApp N
/actions/byCandidate/job/possibles/byApp N
/actions/byCandidate/me/jobs/{jobId}/byName/{action}/byApp N
/appStatus N