Jobvite cloud application

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With Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML), your users can sign in to enterprise cloud applications with their Google Cloud credentials.

Set up SSO via SAML for Jobvite

Step 1: Set up Google as a SAML identity provider (IdP)
  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Apps and then SAML Apps.

    To see Apps on the Home page, you might have to click More controls at the bottom. 

  3. Click Add Add at the bottom right.
  4. Locate and click Jobvite in the application list.
  5. On the Google IDP Information page, enter the following information:
    1. Copy and save the SSO URL.  
    2. Copy and save the Entity ID.
    3. Download the Certificate.
    4. Enter the Relay State value provided by Jobvite® in step 2.
  6. Click Next.
    The Basic information window shows the Application name and Description seen by users.
  7. Click Next
    The Service Provider Details page shows the ACS URL and the Entity ID.
  8. Click Next & Finish.
Step 2: Set up Jobvite as a SAML 2.0 service provider (SP)

Send an email to your support contact at Jobvite to let them know you'd like to enable SAML on your account.  Include the Certificate, the SSO URL, and the Entity ID you downloaded in step 1.

Jobvite will let you know when they enable SAML on their side. They will send you the Relay State value for you to enter in step 1.

Step 3: Enable the Jobvite app
  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Apps and then SAML Apps.

    To see Apps on the Home page, you might have to click More controls at the bottom. 

  3. Select Jobvite.
  4. At the top right of the gray box, click Edit Service Compose.

  5. To apply settings to all organizations, click On for everyone or Off for everyone, and then click Save

  6. To apply settings to individual organizational units, do the following: 

    • At the left, select the organizational unit that contains the users whose settings you want to change.
    • To change the setting, select On or Off.
    • To keep the setting the same, even if the parent setting changes, click Override.
    • If the organization's status is already Overridden, choose an option:
      Inherit—Reverts to the same setting as its parent.
      Save—Saves your new setting (even if the parent setting changes).

    Learn more about the organizational structure.

  7. Ensure that your Jobvite user account email IDs match those in your Google domain.
Step 4: Verify that SSO is working
  1. Navigate to the Jobvite URL. 
    You should be redirected to the Google sign-in page.
  2. Enter your username and password. 
    After your credentials are authenticated, you are redirected to Jobvite.
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