Scraping the NSA's job listings

September 18, 2023

On January 24th 2023 the National Security Agency (NSA) announced an “Unprecedented Hiring Effort”. Over 3,000 new employees shall be hired following up to it. The NSA Executive Director described it as “critical that we’re able to build and sustain the diverse and expert workforce we need to continue working our missions”. A few days after the press release I started scraping a JSON endpoint of the website where the job listings are posted. ...