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Privacy Agreement

Privacy Statement

How Seagate Receives Your Information
Seagate US LLC and LaCie Group S.A.S., including subsidiaries and affiliates, (cumulatively “Seagate”) collects information about you that you provide directly through this website (“Website”) or that is received indirectly using a Seagate or any third party application or service, for example mobile applications or recruiting CRM (“Applications”).   Seagate collects, uses, and processes this information for purposes stated below in this Privacy Statement (“Statement”).

Personal Information
Personal Information means information, that you provide or Seagate collects in any form that relates to you, identifies you, or may identify you.   We may collect your name, e‐mail address, postal address and telephone number, gender, citizenship, details of your current and prior employment history, work performance, education and training and we may retain a record of your correspondence with us, interests and any other information about you included in a submitted profile or resume.  Seagate may also process sensitive information, for example tax information and government identifiers.  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 in this Statement.


If you register as a user, upload content, post your resume, 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/

Collection and Use

When you give or Seagate receives your contact information, such as your name and email address, and demographic information, you agree that Seagate may use this information to communicate with you by mail, email, sms, or phone and for the other stated purposes.  

Purpose of Collection and Processing
Seagate may use personal Information to:

  • Communicate with you about career opportunities, recruitment, and talent acquisition
  • Send you job alerts
  • Create an account
  • Consider you for an opportunity
  • Send you information about Seagate
  • Evaluate your application for employment
  • Assist with staffing and onboarding
  • Otherwise assist in managing our relationship with you and perform administration or operational functions and analysis
Seagate may also use the information to prevent potentially illegal activities and activities that are detrimental to you or other users.

Do not upload or submit your resume or other information, including sensitive information, if you do not want your personal information processed or used in any Applications.  Contact Seagate at the information below or follow the instructions provided in email to change your preferences or delete your information.

Information Sharing

Seagate may disclose and transfer Personal Information to its departments and affiliated companies 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. For example, when conducting a background investigation or processing tax filings.  Seagate will establish that such parties process your Personal Information in accordance with Seagate’s instructions or with an adequate level of protection for such data.

International Processing and Transfer of Data

Some of these departments, affiliated companies, and third parties may be located outside of your home country, where the laws do not provide the same level of protection.  For example, we may host this Website and Applications on servers in the United States.  Personal Information will be available for use, review and transfer within the United States and other countries for the purposes stated.  You hereby consent to the collection, transfer and use of your information by Seagate 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.

Choice and Access

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 as described below 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 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.

Keeping Your Information Secure

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

Contact Us

If you require assistance to change or update your Personal Information, please contact Seagate at data.protection.officer@seagate.com or contact us by post to provide the updated or changed information, at:

Seagate Technology LLC

10200 South De Anza Boulevard

Cupertino, California 95014, USA

Attention: Legal Department – Privacy Group

Changes to this Privacy Statement

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.

Prior versions:

Privacy Statement – 6/20/2014

Last updated January 31, 2017

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