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TokBox Overview

San Francisco, CA
1 to 50 employees
2007
Company - Private
Telecommunications
Unknown / Non-Applicable
At TokBox, part of Telefónica Digital, are the leader in Web Real-Time Communication (WebRTC). We are changing the way people communicate in the digital world. Our OpenTok platform enables seamless embedding of real-time video, voice, messaging, and collaboration ... Read more

TokBox – Why Work For Us?


TokBox develops and operates OpenTok, a global service that enables you to add live face-to-face video experiences to any web or mobile property. We believe that integrating live video into products should be simple, whether you’re developing an app for one-to-one calls or for complex large-scale broadcasts.

OpenTok is a flexible platform that leverages cutting-edge video, audio, and networking technologies such as WebRTC to bring the best possible experience to your browser or device through simple APIs.

In 2012, TokBox was acquired by Telefónica Digital, a division of Telefónica S.A.@tefdigital is the global digital technology and innovation arm of Telefónica, the leading global integrated communications operator. 

We are also driving innovation in over the top communications under a new umbrella brand called TU and in Big Data through Telefónica Dynamic Insights. Telefónica Digital will deliver these new products and services to Telefónica's 311 million customers as well as entering new markets. We're headquartered in London with regional centres in Silicon Valley, Sao Paulo, Spain and Tel Aviv. 

Our team is dynamic and energetic, but most of all, we're passionate about building innovative products and having fun in the process.  

Based in downtown San Francisco, CA and a short walk from CalTrain and Bart. Additional offices are located in Spain, Australia, and England. 

TokBox Reviews

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    Pros

    I have been Tokbox for over 3 years. Tokbox is a great place to work and the office environment is really family based. Everyone is like a family member. As an individual contributor, we have flexibility to choose our own project. We also got free snacks, fruits, milk and free lunch. I will definitely my friends to work for Tokbox and we have great leading edge technology so people can learn more stuff too.

    Cons

    Not too much meat dishes for lunch. But its free so no complains.

    Advice to Management

    I personally has a good relationship with our CEO, he is hard working, and visionary. Tokbox will be a top company with the management teams leadership.

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    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at TokBox (San Francisco, CA) in September 2015.

    Interview

    First part Phone screaming interview with recruiter about 30 minutes about my background. Second part Interview with engineer and Manager by video chat about 40 minutes. They were friendly and kind.

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