GoodTime helps recruiting teams hire the best candidates, faster. By automating interview scheduling for recruiting teams, GoodTime automatically helps you personalize every invitation, provides you with multiple efficient options, and uses AI to intelligently sort out meetings that can be booked over to give your team even more options
Greenhouse Recruiting's integration with GoodTime uses the Harvest API to do the following:
- Sync candidate information between the Greenhouse and GoodTime so the candidate information does not have to be re-entered into GoodTime
- Sync a list of job applications/application stages for each candidate to properly assign the correct interview kits
- Create interview kit links to share with interviewers so they can be shared on calendar invites to interviewers
- Import recruiter/coordinator assignments for each candidate
In this article, we will cover:
Configure User Setup Permissions in Greenhouse Recruiting
In order to enable the Greenhouse Recruiting / GoodTime integration, you will need the developer permission Can manage ALL organization’s API Credentials.
Contact a Greenhouse user in your organization with Site Admin level permissions with the additional user-specific permission Can edit another user's advanced permissions to apply the API credential management permission to your account. Have the user with Site Admin level permissions edit your user account's permissions by navigating to the Configure icon > Users > Your Name.
The user with Site Admin level permissions should navigate to the Permissions panel on your user page and expand the Developer Permissions dropdown menu.
Select Can manage ALL organization’s API Credentials so a check is in the checkbox. When finished, click Save.
Repeat as necessary for any other user who should have access to set up the integration.
Create Harvest API Key for Greenhouse Recruiting / GoodTime Integration
To create a Harvest API key for the integration, click the Configure icon in the upper right-hand corner. Navigate to Dev Center on the left-hand panel. From the Dev Center page, click API Credential Management.
From the API Credential Management page, click Create New API Key to generate the API key for GoodTime.
In the Create New Credential dialog box, make the following selections:
- API Type: Harvest
- Partner: GoodTime
- Description: GoodTime Harvest API Key
When finished, click Manage Permissions to generate the Harvest API key and automatically assign it the appropriate permissions required by GoodTime.
In the subsequent dialog box, click Copy to save your API key to your clipboard. Store the API key in a secure location to provide to GoodTime in the next step. Click I have stored the API Key once you have copied and saved the key.
Note: You cannot access the full Harvest API key again after clicking I have stored the API Key. If you lose your API key and need to access it later, you must create a new API key, provide it to the integration partner, and then revoke access to the original key.
On the subsequent page, confirm the following permissions are assigned to your new API key:
If any of the permissions above are not checked, place a check in the box next to the appropriate permission. Click Save when finished. Your Harvest API key for the Greenhouse Recruiting / GoodTime integration is created and configured.
Provide Harvest API Key to GoodTime
Navigate to the following URL: https://a.goodtime.io/dashboard/settings/company
Scroll down the page to Integrations and set Greenhouse as the ATS Type. Paste your copied Harveset API Key in the API Key field.
Toggle the Use API to Sync Interviews setting to On.
Toggle the Sync Emails to ATS setting to On.
Click Save at the top left-hand side of the page.
Use Greenhouse Recruiting / GoodTime Integration
Sync Data to Greenhouse Recruiting
GoodTime syncs interviews to Greenhouse Recruiting via the feedback forms that you select. If you find an interview is not syncing properly to Greenhouse, check the following:
- Make sure feedback forms are selected for all of the interview events (excluding greets/walkouts)
- Make sure the candidate is on the correct job in GoodTime
Download GoodTime Chrome Plugin
Use the following steps to download the GoodTime Chrome plugin:
- Log into the GoodTime dashboard: https://a.goodtime.io/dashboard
- Click your avatar (or photo) in the top right-hand corner
- Click Download Chrome Extension in the dropdown menu
- Return to Greenhouse Recruiting and refresh on any candidate’s page
Sync Data from Greenhouse Recruiting <> GoodTime
Data from Greenhouse Recruiting > Candidate page
Notice: Name, Email, Phone, Job/Stage
GoodTime > Landing Page from Open in GoodTime
The same candidate in GoodTime after clicking Open in GoodTime from their Greenhouse Recruiting candidate profile page (notice name and email match here, highlighted in pink).
GoodTime > Candidate Scheduling Tab
The Job and Stage Import (in green), also other areas where GoodTime shows synced Candidate information (in pink).
GoodTime > Variables
Users can also import candidate data via GoodTime variables (The yellow tokens). Two screenshots, one where the user is adding the token by name - $Candidate.PhoneNumber, and the second one where the value is resolved from synchronized data from Greenhouse). Also notice the variable for the candidate's name Arya is already resolved.