Get Jobs

The get jobs API enables you to retrieve configuration information for jobs.

Request

GET _xpack/ml/anomaly_detectors/<job_id>

GET _xpack/ml/anomaly_detectors/<job_id>,<job_id>

GET _xpack/ml/anomaly_detectors/

GET _xpack/ml/anomaly_detectors/_all

Description

You can get information for multiple jobs in a single API request by using a group name, a comma-separated list of jobs, or a wildcard expression. You can get information for all jobs by using _all, by specifying * as the <job_id>, or by omitting the <job_id>.

Path Parameters

job_id
(string) Identifier for the job. It can be a job identifier, a group name, or a wildcard expression. If you do not specify one of these options, the API returns information for all jobs.

Results

The API returns the following information:

jobs
(array) An array of job resources. For more information, see Job Resources.

Authorization

You must have monitor_ml, monitor, manage_ml, or manage cluster privileges to use this API. For more information, see Security Privileges.

Examples

The following example gets configuration information for the farequote job:

GET _xpack/ml/anomaly_detectors/farequote

The API returns the following results:

{
  "count": 1,
  "jobs": [
    {
      "job_id": "farequote",
      "job_type": "anomaly_detector",
      "description": "Multi-metric job",
      "create_time": 1491948149563,
      "finished_time": 1491948166289,
      "analysis_config": {
        "bucket_span": "5m",
        "detectors": [
          {
            "detector_description": "mean(responsetime)",
            "function": "mean",
            "field_name": "responsetime",
            "partition_field_name": "airline",
            "detector_rules": [],
            "detector_index": 0
          }
        ],
        "influencers": [
          "airline"
        ]
      },
      "data_description": {
        "time_field": "@timestamp",
        "time_format": "epoch_ms"
      },
      "model_snapshot_retention_days": 1,
      "model_snapshot_id": "1491948163",
      "results_index_name": "shared"
    }
  ]
}