Frequently Asked Questions

Last updated on January 24, 2017


What is XOR?

XOR is an intelligent chatbot recruitment assistant, that helps companies engage, pre-screen and talk to every candidate 24/7, from the convenience of a messaging platforms.

For Employers

Why choose XOR for your team?

XOR-team strives for the highest quality of service to our customers, making their experience with us safe, agile and beneficial. The benefits of XOR for companies:

  • Customized conversations for every vacancy
  • Automatic screening of every candidates
  • Easy-to-use and intuitive interface
  • Instant notifications
  • Communication with candidates through your messaging apps or web

What types of service XOR offers?

We offer inbound recruitment automation, when you deal with large candidates pools that need to be sorted. It may go in 3 monthly plans:

  • Startup plan usage - for companies that deal with less than 1000 inbound candidates per month - $99
  • Business plan usage - for companies that deal with up to 5000 inbound candidates per month - from $299, depending on custom integrations and your processing needs
  • Enterprize plan usage - for companies that deal with over 5000 inbound candidates per month - we make custom offers for such companies

* If our customer is processing over 20000 candidates per month, every other 10.000 candidates are charged by +$399.

After your free trial period expired, XOR team will send you an invoice link to add a payment card information (such as your card number, the expiration date, CVV number, and billing ZIP or postal code). After that your XORbot processes payment every month.
Please find detailed information at XOR Pricing page

How does XOR access my candidates?

After you add and publish your vacancy, you’ll receive a message with the application links for every messenger, as well as vacancy atXOR Jobs page. You can add those links to your job descriptions on any job site and at your company website too.
Besides you can share messenger application links with all the applicants that you get from all the sources via SMS or email.

What types of information can XOR provide to the candidates?

XOR can provide information about benefits, responsibilities, interview process. If XOR doesn’t know the answer to one of questions, he will pass it to the recruiter.

How does XOR interact with my ATS?

According to XOR roadmap we integrate XOR to every popular HR ATS, used by our customers. You can reach us at to find out about integration about your ATS.

Can I customise XOR pre-screening dialogues and scores?

Yes, XOR dialogues for every vacancy are customisable. We do provide several standard templates, that you can edit according to your vacancy requirements. Besides you can create your own templates and share them with your colleagues.

How can I interact with my candidates further?

After XOR makes first interaction with the candidate, asks pre-screen questions and sorts them, it saves all the information about the candidate to your ATS. And it also provides to you web-based chat interface, where you can watch all the candidate’s answers and proceed to chatting with him right away.

What types of notifications XOR provides to the candidates?

XOR notifies the candidates if their application was changed in ATS, or if the vacancy was closed. Besides XOR can pull suggestions on other vacancies to the candidates that didn’t pass the interview to the initial vacancy.

Will I get notifications from XOR to my messenger as an employer?

Yes, once you integrate your web profile with the messenger profile, XOR will send you statistics notifications, summarizing how many applicant did you get the previous day. And it will also alert you once you get a message from the candidate.

Does XORbot have access to all channels of our Slack team?

No. Your privacy and security are very important to us. Our fulfillment software and agents can only see direct messages to @xor or messages where you specifically mention @xor in a channel you've added @xor to.

For Candidates

What is XOR and how is it different from a recruiter?

XOR is you personal chatbot career advisor. Once you applied to a vacancy via XOR, you’ll get to know the benefits:

  • XOR is available 24/7, and it instantly responds to you on behalf of the employer
  • It will guide you through the application process and ask pre-screen questions
  • XOR will provide all the information about the job and next steps
  • It will update you on the application status changes
  • It will inform you, if a vacancy was closed
  • XOR will deliver recruiter's messages to your messenger
  • Available by SMS, on Messenger, Viber, Telegram and Slack
  • If you haven’t passed to the initial vacancy, XOR will offer you job opportunities, that are most likely to suit you

  • XOR is constructed to contact you only with job opportunities that match your skills, experience and job expectations.

Why install XORbot?

XOR is your personal career adviser. You get access to the world’s best job opportunities through respectful spam-free messaging interface. The benefits of XOR for candidates:

  • Get only relevant job openings
  • Specify your expectations
  • Salary survey and analytics
  • Employers reviews from the community

Will it cost me anything?

XOR services are absolutely free for candidates.

How can I join XOR as a candidate?

You can find a vacancy that you like at XOR Job page and apply via any messenger from it.
If you haven’t found any interesting vacancy, you can install XOR to your favorite messaging app and complete a brief questionnaire about your skills and expectations, including:

  • Role
  • Salary
  • Location

We won’t bother you with any irrelevant opportunities. You will get ONLY those job openings, which perfectly match your interests!

How can I get personal salary survey?

Just ask XORbot the question 'What am I worth?' (Account->What am I worth? || Apply->What am I worth?), that will tell us that you want us to find out what compensation level is offered for your experience around the world. XOR will evaluate your resume and get back to you with a full report in 1 business day. You'll get very cute picture, powered by, that shows the dependence of the salary on your tech stack, prof experience and location. Share it with your friend in messaging app or in social media (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter). Please note that if you haven't filled your resume yet XORbot will ask to fill in one, so that we could evaluate it. Also, XOR can only evaluate tech specialists for now.

What do you do with my data?

We only use it internally for recruitment purposes. We never give it to clients, who don’t fit in your desirable career progress. We do this because we do not like recruiters who disrespect your inbox, and we also do not like companies who use people's data in the wrong way. Read our Privacy Policy

How can I stop receiving notifications from XORbot?

Just change your status in XOR account (Main Menu->Account->Status) to "Not searching at the moment", that will tell us that you’re not willing to move on with your career plans. Once you are planning to get back, just change the status again to start getting interesting opportunities once in a while. But why should you stop being notified? We don’t send irrelevant job openings. At least you will stay up-to-date about your current opportunities.


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