Get Job Definitions

Query for job definitions that fulfill given parameters. The size of the result set can be retrieved by using the get job definitions count method.

Method

GET /job-definition

Parameters

Query Parameters

Name Description
jobDefinitionId Filter by job definition id.
activityIdIn Only include job definitions which belong to one of the passed and comma-separated activity ids.
processDefinitionId Only include job definitions which exist for the given process definition id.
processDefinitionKey Only include job definitions which exist for the given process definition key.
jobType Only include job definitions which exist for the given job type.
jobConfiguration Only include job definitions which exist for the given job configuration.
active Only include active job definitions. Value may only be true, as false is the default behavior.
suspended Only include suspended job definitions. Value may only be true, as false is the default behavior.
withOverridingJobPriority Only include job definitions that have an overriding job priority defined. The only effective value is true. If set to false, this filter is not applied.
sortBy Sort the results lexicographically by a given criterion. Valid values are jobDefinitionId, activityId, processDefinitionId, processDefinitionKey, jobType and jobConfiguration. Must be used in conjunction with the sortOrder parameter.
sortOrder Sort the results in a given order. Values may be asc for ascending order or desc for descending order. Must be used in conjunction with the sortBy parameter.

Result

A JSON array of job definition objects. Each job definition object has the following properties:

Name Value Description
id String The id of the job definition.
processDefinitionId String The id of the process definition this job definition is associated with.
processDefinitionKey String The key of the process definition this job definition is associated with.
activityId String The id of the activity this job definition is associated with.
jobType String The type of the job which is running for this job definition, for example: asynchronous continuation, timer etc.
jobConfiguration String The configuration of a job definition provides details about the jobs which will be created, for example: for timer jobs it is the timer configuration.
overridingJobPriority Number The execution priority defined for jobs that are created based on this definition. May be null when the priority has not been overridden on the job definition level.
suspended Boolean Indicates whether this job definition is suspended or not.

Response Codes

Code Media type Description
200 application/json Request successful.
400 application/json Returned if some of the query parameters are invalid, for example if a sortOrder parameter is supplied, but no sortBy. See the Introduction for the error response format.

Example

Request

GET /job-definition?activityIdIn=ServiceTask1,ServiceTask2

Response

[
  {
    "id": "aJobDefId",
    "processDefinitionId": "aProcDefId",
    "processDefinitionKey": "aProcDefKey",
    "activityId": "ServiceTask1",
    "jobType": "asynchronous-continuation",
    "jobConfiguration": "",
    "suspended": false,
    "overridingJobPriority": 15
  },
  {
    "id": "aJobDefId",
    "processDefinitionId": "aProcDefId",
    "processDefinitionKey": "aProcDefKey",
    "activityId": "ServiceTask2",
    "jobType": "asynchronous-continuation",
    "jobConfiguration": "",
    "suspended": true,
    "overridingJobPriority": null
  }
]

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