Websense Reviews

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Websense CEO John McCormack
John McCormack
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  • Websense fosters a positive, diverse work place and is generous to its employees.

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Web Analyst in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Web Analyst in San Diego, CA

    I worked at Websense part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The flexible schedule was nice. They do the little things like buying bagels for the whole office every Friday or having office outings and get-togethers.

    Cons

    My only criticism would be the strict time card monitoring. Despite being a generous organization, they really watch the clock on their people.

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    The dress code is very confusing and causes a bit of an odd organizational feel. It's San Diego so some people are in flip flops and some are in suits. Just a little strange.

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Websense Interviews

Updated Mar 28, 2015
Updated Mar 28, 2015

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

36%
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

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5%

Interview Difficulty

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    Sales Operations Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Websense.

    Interview Details

    After you apply, you will be given a link to take an aptitude and behavior test. It's a 50 question test that you have 15 minutes to complete with ONLY a pencil and paper. If you pass that test, then you are schedule to come in the office to take a similar text with different questions. (to ensure you didn't cheat) If you pass that test, they will try to schedule an interview with the hiring manager. If you are pass that phase then you will interview with the vice president.

    Interview Questions
    • What can you contribute to the company?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    They offered more than I had put told them I wanted.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

Websense Awards & Accolades

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Service Capability and Performance Certification (SCP), Service Strategies Corporation, 2010
Best Web Support, Association of Support Professionals, 2010
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Additional Info

Website www.websense.com
Headquarters Austin, TX
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1994
Type Company - Private
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Websense, Inc. is a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber attacks and data theft. Websense TRITON comprehensive security solutions unify web security, email security, mobile security and data loss prevention (DLP) at the lowest total cost of ownership. Tens of thousands of enterprises rely on Websense TRITON security intelligence to stop advanced persistent threats, targeted attacks and evolving malware. Websense prevents data breaches, intellectual property theft and enforces security compliance and best practices. A global network of channel... More

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