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Privacy Agreement

Privacy Statement
Seagate Technology LLC (“Seagate”) collects information about you when you use this website (“Website”) or any Seagate or third party applications, such as mobile applications and recruiting CRM (“Applications”).  When you register as a user, post a resume, upload content, or otherwise actively send us data, we usually collect information, including but not limited to, first and last name, email address, street address, telephone number, occupation, employer, education, your skills, criminal background, citizenship, gender and ethnicity, disability status, veteran status, interests and any other information about you included in a submitted profile or resume (“Personal Information”).  Seagate will store this information on its equipment and/or the equipment of third parties that it has a relationship with for the purposes specified herein.

Seagate offers any user the choice to utilize this Website.  If you register as a user, upload content, post your resume through, or otherwise use the Website or any Applications, you are specifically consenting to the use of any personal information you have provided to Seagate as set forth herein and in the Legal Terms and Conditions at http://www.seagate.com/about/legal-privacy/legal-terms/ 
Seagate collects, uses, and processes this information for purposes set forth below. When you give Seagate contact information, such as your name and email address, and demographic information, you agree that Seagate may utilize this information to communicate with you and for the other purposes set forth herein.  Personal Information may be used in administering, evaluating and managing your application for employment or potential application for employment. Personal information may be used if there is an interest in contacting you in connection with career opportunities at Seagate, to assist with recruitment activities, talent acquisition and management, staffing and onboarding, and to administer and manage the web site. Seagate may use your Personal Information to send you information about employment opportunities within Seagate as well as Seagate’s affiliated companies. A list of the Seagate affiliated companies can be found on our corporate website at www.seagate.com. Seagate may also use your contact information to (i) send you job alerts; (ii) create an account; and (iii) send you information about Seagate.  Seagate may also use the information to prevent potentially illegal activities and activities that are detrimental to you or other users.  If you do not want your personal information posted on this Website, you should not upload it or submit your resume.
Seagate may disclose and transfer Personal Information to its departments and affiliated companies as necessary in connection with the above purposes. By agreeing to this Privacy Policy, you are consenting to this sharing.  Seagate may also disclose and transfer Personal Information to third parties that offer services or otherwise assist with the above purposes. Seagate will establish or confirm that such parties will process your Personal Information in accordance with Seagate’s instructions and with an adequate level of protection for such data.  Some of the above-mentioned departments, affiliated companies, and third parties may be situated outside your home country in jurisdictions that do not have laws that provide an equivalent level of data protection to the laws in your home country. In particular, if you are located in a non-US country, please note that this Website, and the Applications, are hosted on servers in the United States, and therefore Personal Information submitted to the Website or the Applications will be available for use, review and transfer by Seagate departments, affiliates, third party service providers and other third parties in the United States and other countries for the purposes described above. You hereby consent to the collection, transfer and use of your information by Seagate, its departments, affiliates and certain third parties both within and outside of the United States.

Seagate will not sell or share your Personal Information for marketing purposes. Seagate reserves the right to disclose Personal Information to law enforcement officials or where required by law, or as necessary in connection with the sale or transfer of all or a portion of the business.

Seagate maintains reasonable security measures to protect Personal Information from unauthorized access or review.  However no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure.  We strongly advise you not to upload or otherwise communicate any sensitive or confidential information on this Website or any Application.

If your Personal Information changes or requires updating, please contact Seagate at jobapplication.dataprivacy@seagate.com  or (ii) contact us by post at Seagate Technology LLC, 10200 South De Anza Boulevard, Cupertino, California 95014, USA, Attention:  HR Central US - Data Privacy,  to provide the updated or changed information. You may also have certain rights under local laws to object to Seagate’s processing of Personal Information about you, or to ask Seagate to delete such information. Please contact Seagate at the address described above or follow the removal instructions in the communications that you receive, if you wish to exercise such rights, but note that if you object to the processing of your Personal Information, or ask Seagate to delete your Personal Information, Seagate may not be able to send you information about employment opportunities.  We ask individual users to identify themselves and the information requested to be changed or removed before processing such requests, and we may decline to process requests that are unreasonably repetitive or systematic, require disproportionate technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of others or would be extremely impractical or for which access is not otherwise required.

Seagate may place “cookies” on the hard drive of your computer. These cookies will contain information such as location, language, etc., and will be used for the sole purpose of authenticating you to the site and also for maintaining your session. You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser, which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of the Website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, Seagate will issue cookies when you log on to the Website.
Seagate complies with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland.  Seagate has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement.  To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view Seagate’s certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/

Seagate may amend this Privacy Policy at any time.  If Seagate is going to use personally identifiable information collected though this Website, or any Application, in a manner materially different from that stated at the time of collection, Seagate will notify users via email and/or by posting a notice on the Website prior to such use or by other means as required by law.  Continuing to use this Website, or any Application, after we publish or communicate a notice about any changes to this Privacy Policy means that you are consenting to the changes.

Effective Date:  June 20, 2014
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