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News Release

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Contact: OPM Office of Communications
Tel: 202-606-2402

USAJOBS Transitions to for Account Sign On

Job applicants will benefit from an emphasis on security, privacy and usability as USAJOBS utilizes for its underlying identity platform

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announced today that the federal job posting website USAJOBS will begin using to make signing into USAJOBS easier, faster and more secure. is a service that provides a secure online platform for government programs, such as federal benefits, services and applications. With a account, users will be able to sign into multiple government websites with the same email address and password.

“A major reason USAJOBS will be transitioning to is because it uses two-factor authentication, which will give users an extra layer of security to help protect their USAJOBS profile against password compromises,” said Michelle Earley, USAJOBS Program Manager.

The U.S. General Service Administration’s (GSA) 18F and the United States Digital Service (USDS) created In May 2017, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) became the first agency to use and utilized it for the CBP Jobs application. In October 2017, CBP rolled out the Trusted Traveler Program to enroll travelers in Global Entry. USAJOBS is the largest program to date to utilize the platform, and several other agencies are in the process of integrating for their users.

“We are very excited to partner with USAJOBS and use’s platform to further USAJOBS mission of serving millions of job seekers,” said Joel Minton, Director of at GSA. “With USAJOBS and CBP Jobs both utilizing our platform, we now have the first set of users using the same account to access different government services. The sharing of logins will continue to increase as we bring on more agencies and will result in a more seamless user experience and costs savings to both agencies and taxpayers."

For more information on how to set up your account, please visit USAJOBS

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