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Headquarters Sunnyvale, CA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 2002
Type Company - Public (PFPT)
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Cisco Systems, Google, Symantec

Proofpoint understands that electronic messaging security has become a priority for corporate enterprises and other organizations. The company provides security for e-mails, instant messages, and other communications. Its Proofpoint Protection Server and Messaging Security Gateway defend against computer viruses, hacker attacks on networks, and spam. Clients come from the health care, financial services, government, education, retail, and technology sectors; customers include easyJet, PETCO, Tyson Foods, and National Instruments. Proofpoint has offices across the US... More

Working at Proofpoint

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Employees are “Satisfied”   60 ratings


89% Approve of the CEO   53 ratings

Proofpoint CEO and Director Gary L. Steele

Gary L. Steele

CEO and Director


  Former Senior Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA

Pros: Salary, medical and stock options Full Review

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Senior Software Engineer

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Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales

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No Offer – Interviewed in Sunnyvale, CA Mar 2014 – Reviewed Apr 24, 2014

Interview Details – Contacted by recruiter and had general questions round. Next round was with manager followed by onsiteFull Interview

Interview Question:
Fibonacci / Factorial sort of question for RoR team, Answer Question

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Proofpoint Awards & Accolades

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Best Email Content Management & Best Email Security, SC Magazine, 2011
Product Differentiation Excellence Award (Email Content Security), Frost and Sullivan, 2012

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