- Proofpoint update22 days ago
News from BHUSA: We're pleased to introduce Proofpoint TAP Mobile Defense - protecting your team from app store threats. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vITn5
- Proofpoint update30+ days ago
Today we expand our Silicon Slopes presence in Utah! The city of Draper has officially called this day Proofpoint Cybersecurity Awareness Day!
What We Do
Proofpoint, Inc. helps the most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive business data.
Proofpoint is an innovative security-as-a-service vendor that delivers data protection solutions that help organizations protect their data from attack and enable them to effectively meet the complex and evolving regulatory compliance and data governance mandates that have been spawned from highly publicized data breaches.
Proofpoint, positioned by Gartner in the Leaders Quadrant in their 2014 Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways, and 2014 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving, delivers an integrated suite of on-demand data protection solutions spanning threat management, regulatory compliance, data governance and secure communications—all of which are based on a common security-as-a-service platform.
Simply put, our solutions help organizations to:
- Keep malicious content out of their environments
- Prevent the theft or inadvertent loss of sensitive information
- Collect, securely retain, govern and discover sensitive data for compliance and litigation support
- Securely communicate and collaborate on sensitive data with customers, partners and suppliers
Deep Expertise and Commitment to Innovation
Founded in 2002 by Eric Hahn, a pioneer in corporate messaging solutions and former CTO of Netscape, Proofpoint has continued to stay ahead of the curve—and a rapidly-changing threat landscape—through continual innovation and a unique focus on enterprise communication and collaboration risks.
Patented and unparalleled technology puts Proofpoint in a class by itself. Proofpoint MLX™ machine learning, the application of big data analytics and the use of global threat correlation systems deliver unrivalled anti-spam and data loss prevention accuracy. DoubleBlind Key Architecture™ ensures the complete security of archived email and other data. High-speed search technologies enable rapid discovery with guaranteed performance.
Proofpoint customers benefit from the scalability, performance and economic advantages of Proofpoint's ongoing investment in the latest innovations in virtualization and cloud computing.
Our Commitment to Customers
Proofpoint currently serves more than 3,000 global enterprises, universities and government agencies, supporting tens of millions of users. Our customers represent nearly every vertical in the public and private sphere, but they all have one thing in common: They trust Proofpoint to better defend, protect and govern their most valuable data, using our solutions to block spam and viruses, prevent leaks of confidential information, encrypt sensitive data and securely archive email.
We work closely with our customers to deliver the highest levels of support, ensure industry-leading levels of customer satisfaction and continually improve and enhance our solutions.
JOIN THE PROOFPOINT TEAM
Our people consist of the best and brightest talent in the industry; who have come together and are always pushing the boundaries of what is possible.
As a team, we earn the trust of our customers every day. Through our actions, and tackling problems head on, you will work in an environment which thrives on innovation and creative solutions. We welcome multiple perspectives and push boundaries. Our employees make it happen and we work together to create amazing winning results.
Proofpoint provides employees in all locations comprehensive and competitive programs. Through health, financial, and balance programs, we see programs as an important part of your total compensation package. We understand they have a direct and positive impact on you both you and your family. Our programs are global with localization to the market.
There's never been a better time to work at Proofpoint! Our internship program is designed to develop future leaders, innovators and strategists. We ensure that all interns and new college grads work alongside seasoned industry professionals who have interest in shaping their futures. Proofpoint Interns are successful and engaged individuals who want to gain hands-on experience and are not afraid of thinking outside the box. They are a collection of highly talented, valued team members who are working to make a positive impact in the way we work with security and compliance.
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I have been working at Proofpoint full-time (Less than a year)
Coming to Proofpoint has been a breath of fresh air! Proofpoint cares about it's employees and has a very transparent organization. I've been able to get support and mentorship from people from many different departments. Being brand new to the security and software industry has been challenging but there are many opportunities for training. Also I love the healthy snack program!
Alignment between sales and marketing could be a little better, but it's still not bad at all and the people in charge are open to suggestions.
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Keep staying people focused! I feel like people at every level care about my success and I've never had that kind of support from any other organization.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
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The initial contact and screening was great by a recruiter. Then as soon as I was paased to another recruiter, I got lost in the recruiter shuffle. I was passed from one receuiter to the next. Then back to another recruiter. Then several weeks later there were 2 phone screens set up, then an interview schedule made up of 5 people. Total interview for the last date was 4 hours. The interview was more casual.
- How would you handle multiple requests to pro with lack of information? Some technical and some soft skill questions. A lot of process questions. Why proofpoint? Be prepared to ask questions to evaulate any grey areas about the job or company. Answer Question
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 ...