The order which "employment_information" segments are shown in the response of a query on Compound Employee are not being displayed in order according to its "start_date" value.
- SuccessFactors SFAPI
- Compound Employee
It's not possible to order the entity "employment_information" by its "start_date" value, since it's not an effective-dated entity.
If there were results in your query which were ordered by their "start_date" value, it was only a coincidence, since they are shown according to the order which they were placed in the database.
More info on Compound Employee guide: Implementing the Employee Central Compound Employee API - Sorting by Start Date
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