API Base URL
For customers of the softgarden cloud, the API Base URL is https://api.softgarden.io.
For all other customers, please contact our support.
All requests and responses of the Career Websites API use JSON by default.
The Career Websites API supports the following HTTP error codes:
- 200 – OK
- 400 – Bad Request
- 500 – Internal Server Error
Apart from these three base HTTP codes, the Career Websites API might also return:
- 404 – Not Found
- 401 – Unauthorized
- 403 – Forbidden
The Career Website API requires a version identifier to be specified in every request. The version identifier needs to be placed immediately after the base-URL of the Career Websites API: An example URL accessing application with id ‘0123456789abcdef‘ using the Career Websites API version 2 will be:
Backwards-compatible API changes will be provided in the current version without triggering a new version number.
Incompatible API changes will be provided in a new API version only. As soon as a new version is published, old versions will go to a deprecation phase of 4 weeks, and then will be removed.
The current API version is 2.
Date and Time
All Date and DateTime fields will be transmitted either as milliseconds since 1970-01-01 (UNIX-time), or as Strings according to ISO 8601 standard. All dates without separately associated time zones will be given in time zone of the Career Websites API server, which is the UTC time zone for all our cloud systems.
Example for String:
To display localized content most Web Careers API functions make use of the HTTP-Accept-Language header. If the requested language is supported by your taloom the content will be delivered accordingly. If the requested language is not part of your taloom, the best match to the requested language is delivered.