Steps to get started with the Sage People API.
Create a Sage People API user
Create a user with the Sage People API permission set, which grants an appropriate level of access to the key employment objects and fields.
To check that your API user has the correct permissions, go to Setup > Administration Setup > Manage Users > Users and select your user from the list. Scroll down to the Permission Set Assignments Related List and check that the Sage People API permission is assigned.
Obtain an Access token
You need a bearer token for the API user in each call you make to the Sage People API. You can use any authentication flow supported by Salesforce, for more information refer to the Salesforce OAuth documentation.
Salesforce OAuth is managed via a Connected App. The Connected App you create for the Sage People API will require the following OAuth scopes:
Access and manage your data (api)
You can use Postman to create your API calls. Download Postman
In order to use any of the requests within the Postman collection, you must set the following two variables:
The other variables are only used for some requests.