Guides - Change Log
USAJOBS Release 5.7
Release Date: 8/20/2016
Contact Page Update:On the Contact page in Profile, the third phone number has been removed from the profile. Only two numbers will be allowed.
USAJOBS Release 5.5
Release Date: 7/05/2016
Remove inline styles and limit HTML in Job Announcements:To make the JOA display cleaner and prevent HTML from breaking the JOA interface the following changes will be made:
- All inline styles will be stripped from JOA text prior to display.
- All HTML tags will be removed or suppressed except
- u = stylistically different from normal text
- i = text in an alternate voice or mood
- b = defines bold text
- h3 = HTML heading
- h4 = HTML heading
- a = hyperlink
- p = paragraph
- ul = unordered list
- ol = ordered list
- li = list item
- Empty paragraph (p) tags or more than 2 breaks (br) will also be removed or suppressed.
USAJOBS Release 5.4
Release Date: 3/26/2016
Enumeration API abbreviation of GeoLocCode:The enumeration API was returning the abbreviation for countries instead of the geo location code. This has been corrected with the 5.4 release
USAJOBS Release 5.3
Release Date: 2/06/2016
Application Guide: SIF changes related to how did you hear about this job:The question “How did you hear about this job?” has been added to the apply flow on USAJOBS. The response, if provided, will flow through SIF to the Talent Acquisition Systems in the ShowCandidate BOD. For a list of valid values, see the valid values with an id of “HowDidYouHearAboutThisJob” in the Standard Validations (codelists.xml) at: https://schemas.usajobs.gov/Enumerations/CodeLists.xml For an example of how the new values will be passed in the ShowCandidate BOD, see the example here: https://schemas.usajobs.gov/Samples/ShowCandidate-ProfileResumeAccepted.xml
USAJOBS Release 5.2
Release Date: 10/24/2015
CORS support for new Search API:Developers moving to the new Search API discovered issues utilizing the service from a client browser. Due to a delay in being able to switch from the JOBS API, it will not be removed until the Release of 5.3 in January.
REST Search API:The benefits text area and the benefits url is being added to the full JOA that is returned from the Search API when the full announcement is requested.
USAJOBS Release 5.1
Release Date: 8/08/2015