New candidates, always fresh

Our database is constantly growing with fresh and unique talent. ClearanceJobs averages over 7,000 new candidate registrations each month. And 40% of our candidates are referrals, resulting in a highly unique database. Plus, ClearanceJobs enjoys a high search engine ranking and is known as a thought leader in the security clearance industry, with a robust news and social media presence.

Our candidates are:

YouTube

A successful recruiting strategy requires the highest quality candidates. If you require security-cleared professionals, the challenge intensifies. ClearanceJobs connects you only with candidates with active federal clearance, and also those who are career-minded.

 

Pinpoint target icon

Focused. 100% of our candidates are cleared, career-minded U.S. citizens with a background in defense, intelligence, military or federal government work

Merit ribbon icon

Talented. Our candidates boast a wide range of skills in technology, engineering, security, aerospace, cybersecurity, finance, intelligence and business.

Locked user icon

Passive. 85% of our candidates are currently employed and highly coveted.


Where do our candidates come from?

Thumbs-up like icon

40% - Referrals

40% of our registered candidates either hear about us from a friend, a military transition office, or through networking. (Dissatisfied job seekers don’t brag about career sites that don’t work. Just sayin’.)

Multiple connected browsers icon

15% - Cross-Posting and Partners

Jobs posted on ClearanceJobs are broadcast to a wide network of job aggregators, social networks, defense and military sites, and ClearanceJobs partners. We’re everywhere, so you don’t have to be.

Search engine icon

35% - Search Engine Marketing

ClearanceJobs has a significant online presence. When candidates search for security-cleared jobs or topics on Google, Yahoo or Bing, our site is at the top of natural search results.

Communication bubble icon

10% - Miscellaneous Advertising

We take advantage of traditional and non-traditional marketing efforts to expand our brand and promote our company. Whether it’s a YouTube segment, a billboard campaign in the D.C. Metrorail system or even a booth at the Army Ten-Miler, we make it easy for defense candidates to find us.

Pie chart showing candidate makeup


Security Clearance Verification

ClearanceJobs is restricted to U.S. citizens with active or current security clearance.

Eligibility requirements for candidates include:

- Self verify security clearance status before registration.

- Digitally sign statement affirming security clearance status after registration.


In addition to the requirements listed above, candidate resumes are automatically removed daily due to candidate inactivity on the site.