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Meet the Next-Gen Profile Advantage®

A Faster, Simpler, More Intuitive Applicant Journey Starts Here 

Technology to Win Top Talent

In a competitive job market, investing in the Applicant Journey isn’t just a nice-to-have. It’s essential. Employers like you are investing in technology to improve the talent acquisition experience and showcase your strengths to job seekers. Through the entire screen-to-hire process, it’s critical to deliver a consistent experience to attract the best talent and keep them engaged. That’s where Profile Advantage comes in. Say goodbye to the old, tedious methods. Instead, enjoy a faster experience your applicants will appreciate. 

An Experience Centered Around Your Applicants

The next generation demands streamlined talent engagement. Profile Advantage enables you to deliver a user-friendly and mobile experience your applicants expect. Accelerate the time-to-hire process and collect necessary information from your applicants in one go.


Modern, intuitive, mobile-first workflows allow applicants to complete a background check on any device—in minutes. Employer branding personalized to your organization brings consistency across hiring touchpoints.


Enjoy more ‘swipe’ and less ‘type’ with powerful pre-fill capabilities. Predictive technology helps reduce the likelihood of missing information.


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Profile Advantage Next-Gen
The Applicant Journey, Powered by Profile Advantage

Discover the Path to More Efficient Hiring

Profile Advantage is a faster, more streamlined way to screen talent using the tools today’s applicants have come to expect. 

Hire Smarter

Improve input quality and accuracy with predictive intelligence and API-powered autofill.

Onboard Faster

Reduce hiring time and expedite onboarding with next-gen screening technology.

Applicants First

Set the tone for a positive Applicant Journey with a mobile and accessible experience.

Bundled Solutions for a Better Applicant Journey

Profile Advantage simplifies the Applicant Journey by integrating essential services, including background screening, instant oral drug screening, tax credit services (such as WOTC), and I-9. Our curated bundles are expertly designed to align with industry best practices and vertical expertise, offering a range of options to meet your needs.

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About First Advantage

Along the applicant journey and beyond, leading HR teams around the globe rely on First Advantage for screening, verifications, safety, and compliance. Striking the balance between tech and people, our innovations help you Hire Smarter and Onboard Faster.
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