REST API Assessment Test

The REST API Assessment Test evaluates candidates' proficiency in designing, implementing, and testing RESTful APIs. It assesses their skills in areas such as HTTP methods, request and response formats, status codes, authentication, authorization, and error handling in RESTful APIs. This assessment covers topics like API design principles, resource naming conventions, endpoint documentation, versioning, and API security. It identifies candidates who are capable of effectively developing and maintaining RESTful APIs that adhere to industry best practices and standards, facilitating seamless integration and communication between software systems.

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Test Duration

30, 45, 60, 90, 120 Mins (Customizable)

Question Type

Projects, Programming, MCQs and 10 others

Question Bank Size

Over 200K+ unique questions covering 2000+ skills.

Proctoring

AI based: video, web, audio (optional)

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About REST API Assessment Test

A REST API Assessment Test evaluates candidates for their proficiency in designing, developing, and testing RESTful APIs, a fundamental component of modern web applications and services.

A REST API Assessment Test evaluates candidates for:

  1. Understanding of REST Principles: Proficiency in understanding the principles of Representational State Transfer (REST), including stateless communication, resource identification, uniform interface, and client-server architecture.
  2. HTTP Methods and Status Codes: Knowledge of HTTP methods (GET, POST, PUT, DELETE, etc.) and status codes (200, 201, 400, 404, etc.) for implementing CRUD (Create, Read, Update, Delete) operations and communicating status information.
  3. Resource Design: Ability to design RESTful APIs with clear resource representations, URIs (Uniform Resource Identifiers), and resource relationships following RESTful principles.
  4. Request and Response Formats: Understanding of request and response formats, including JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) and XML (eXtensible Markup Language), and their usage in exchanging data between clients and servers.
  5. Authentication and Authorization: Knowledge of authentication mechanisms (e.g., OAuth, JWT) and authorization schemes (e.g., role-based access control, token-based authentication) for securing REST APIs and controlling access to resources.
  6. Query Parameters and Pagination: Proficiency in implementing query parameters for filtering, sorting, and paginating resource collections to optimize API performance and enhance user experience.
  7. Error Handling: Ability to implement consistent and informative error responses using appropriate HTTP status codes, error messages, and error formats (e.g., JSON API, Problem Details for HTTP APIs).
  8. Documentation: Proficiency in documenting REST APIs effectively using tools like Swagger/OpenAPI to provide comprehensive API documentation, including endpoints, request parameters, response schemas, and usage examples.
  9. Testing: Knowledge of testing methodologies and tools (e.g., Postman, cURL) for testing REST APIs, including unit testing, integration testing, and end-to-end testing to ensure API functionality, reliability, and security.
  10. Versioning: Understanding of API versioning strategies (e.g., URL versioning, header versioning) and their implications for maintaining backward compatibility and managing API evolution.
  11. Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS): Understanding of CORS policies and implementation for allowing or restricting cross-origin requests to REST APIs from web applications hosted on different domains.
  12. Performance Optimization: Proficiency in implementing performance optimization techniques (e.g., caching, compression, lazy loading) to enhance the speed and scalability of REST APIs, especially for high-traffic applications.

Overall, our REST API Assessment Test measures candidates' knowledge, skills, and practical experience in designing, developing, and testing RESTful APIs, providing valuable insights into their proficiency in building robust and scalable web services.

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"Supportive staff"

"So far it has been a really good journey the team is really supportive"

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WeCP is a far exceptional product than many of those in the current market.

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“Narrowedto best talent”

Amazing software for improving quality of hire. Helped us in a big way.

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We've not only streamlined the process but also enhanced the candidate experience.

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"Superefficient"

With WeCP, our technical hiring is now efficient, saving our managers from wasting time on.

Erich Raldmann
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"Supportive staff"

"So far it has been a really good journey the team is really supportive"

Harvey F.
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'Exceptional'

WeCP is a far exceptional product than many of those in the current market.

Ganesh Kuppuswamy
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"Superefficient"

With WeCP, our technical hiring is now efficient, saving our managers from wasting time on.

Erich Raldmann
jhon carter avatar image
“Narrowed to best talent”

Amazing software for improving quality of hire. Helped us in a big way.

Kashi
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“Good and Flexible”

The full-stack project and coding labs are so helpful for assigning tasks to learners.

WenjingZ
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“Robust & User Friendly”

We were able to accurately determine where the candidate stands. Improved our over talent quality.

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I liked Customisation inside the coding test and the code quality information the most.

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