Generate API key for Greenhouse Onboarding


Greenhouse Onboarding API allows you to query and modify your employee information and query company information. In order to access your organization's Greenhouse Onboarding data via API, you will need to create an API key.

In this article, we will cover how to create an API key.

Note: Only users with Owner level permissions can generate an API key.

To generate an API key in Greenhouse Onboarding, click Settings on the navigation bar. 


Navigate to API Management on the left-hand panel and click Create a New API Key.


From the Create a new API Key dialog box, input a name for the API key in the provided field. Click Create when finished. 


Your API key is created. The dialog box will display your API access key and API secret key. Copy down your API secret key and store in secure location.

Note: This will be the only time you can view your API secret key. Once you Close the dialog box, you will not be able to see it again. 


When you have copied down the secret API key, click Close. Your API key now appears under API Management for auditing purposes.