Cobalt offers both Key Based and OAuth 2.0 integration for Deel. In this guide, we will look at the OAuth App setup process.

To setup your Deel app in Cobalt for OAuth, you will need the following credentials from your Deel Developer Center:

  • Client ID
  • Client Secret
  • Scopes


  1. Deel Developer account. You can create one here.

Required Settings

  • Mandatory Scopes
  1. Users:read
If you haven’t already created an app in Deel, you’d need to create one.

Creating an app in Deel

To create a Deel app and aquire the above mentioned credentials, please follow the steps mentioned below:

  1. Log in to your Deel Developer Center.
  2. Go to App Store in the side menu > Click on Developer Center in the top right > Go to Apps tab.
Navigation for App setup
  1. Click on Create New App button.

  2. Go to your Apps catalog in Cobalt > Search for Deel > Settings > Use your credentials > Callback Url > Copy it.

  3. In the app, choose App Type as Organization, enter the App Name and Description, paste the Callback Url under Redirect URL, provide an App Icon and click Create.

  4. Copy the Key(Client ID) and Secret(Client Secret) displayed on the screen.

    Copy the Client ID and Secret as it will not be visible again.

Getting Credentials

Configuring credentials in Cobalt

App settings page lets you configure the authentication settings for an OAuth 2.0 based application. For your customers to provide you authorization to access their data, they would first need to install your application. This page lets you set up your application credentials.

Setting up application client credentials

Cobalt lets you use pre-configured applications to play around. You can do so by selecting Use our credentials. However, if you wish to use your own application, select Use your own credentials. Provide the aquired Client Id and Client secret and save it.

Actions and triggers

Once the above setup is completed, you can create orchestrations of your use-cases using Deel actions and triggers. Following are the set of Deel actions and triggers supported by Cobalt.