You can visit our website without telling us who you are. In order to be able to display our websites, you are only obliged to provide the data transmitted by your browser to our server (see "Log files"). Further personal data will only be stored if you voluntarily enter it on the website or use corresponding functions, e.g. when filling our contact form.
You can enter your personal data on our website to contact us. Only the information entered in the fields marked with an asterisk are mandatory data. Providing further data may be helpful for the processing of your request but is not mandatory (voluntary data). With your consent, these data are used and stored exclusively for the purpose of processing your message (Art. 6 para. sentence 1 a GDPR). The data is not used for other purposes or transmitted to third parties unless you agree expressly (consent).
You can apply to us in writing or directly via our website. You must enter data in the mandatory fields marked with an asterisk. Providing further personal data may be helpful for the processing of your application but is not mandatory (voluntary data). The legal basis for data processing in principle is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 b GDPR, initiation of an employment relationship (§ 26 BDSG = only for applications in Germany). You have the option of sending us your application documents such as CV, proof of qualification, etc. confidentially by post. Alternatively, you can also send these documents directly with the online application via the Internet by submitting the relevant files to us via the website. Please note that, for technical reasons, confidentiality cannot be guaranteed during electronic transmission if you send application documents via the Internet. Your data will be treated strictly confidential in our company and will only be used and stored for the purpose of processing your application. The data is not used for other purposes or transmitted to third parties besides of the necessity for the execution of the application process unless you agree expressly (consent according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit a DSGVO). The same applies to the transfer of the data to a US-based group company, which may be required to complete the application process for individual positions. Such consent may be revoked by you at any time at our Data Protection Officer as well as Human Resources department. Application documents are stored for the duration of the employment relationship in compliance with legal retention periods. In the event of a negative reply, we will delete your application documents no later than six months after the rejection or send the non-electronic documents back by post.
You have the possibility to register as our supplier via our website. Only the information entered in the fields marked with an asterisk are mandatory data. Providing further data may be helpful for the processing of your registration but is not mandatory (voluntary data). These data are used and stored exclusively for the purpose of registration as supplier and the initiation or execution of a contractual relationship (Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 b GDPR; voluntary information Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 a GDPR). The data is not used for other purposes or transmitted to third parties unless you agree expressly (consent). After complete processing of the contract, we will delete your data upon expiry of the retention periods according to tax and commercial law, or if you revoke your consent.
Cookies are very small text files used by websites, which are stored on your computer by your browser and through which the party placing the cookie (us in this case), receives certain information. Cookies cannot run programs or transfer viruses to your computer.
Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close the browser. These include session cookies in particular. These store a session ID, which assigns various requests made by your browser during the joint session. This allows your computer to be recognised when you return to our website. Session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.
Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, which may vary depending on the cookie. You can delete cookies at any time in the security settings of your browser.
The purpose of this information is to improve our website and to provide you a more pleasant experience when you visit our website. The legal basis for this data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 f GDPR.
You may set your web browser so that you are informed any time a server wants to send you a cookie. You may then accept or reject the cookie. You can configure your browser settings according to your needs and, for example, refuse to accept third-party cookies or all cookies. Please note however, that you may not be able to use all the features on this website if you do not accept cookies. You can find out more about this in the help system of your Internet browser.
Each time you access our site, we collect the following information about your computer: The IP address of your computer, the request from your computer and the time of the request. In addition, the status and the quantity of data transmitted within the scope of the request is collected, as well as the product and version number of the browser you are using and your computer’s operating system. We also record the website from which you access our website. In this context, the IP address from your computer is only stored while you are accessing our website and immediately erased after that or is shortened in order to anonymise it. All other data is stored for a limited period. We use this data in connection with the operation of our website, in particular in order to discover and resolve any errors in the website, in order to determine the website’s utilisation and in order to perform modifications or improvements (legal basis: Art. 6 para. 1 f GDPR).
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will however be truncated by Google beforehand within the area of member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to a Google server in the USA and truncated. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating how you use the website, compiling reports on website activities and providing further services related to website and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transferred by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings of your browser software. However, we would like to point out that if you do so, it may not be possible for you to make use of the full scope of all this website's functions. You can also prevent the data generated by the cookie and related to your usage of this website (including your IP address) from being conveyed to and processed by Google by downloading and installing a browser plug-in available through the following link: [http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en] or alternatively setting an opt-out cookie by clicking on the following link:
Instead of using a browser plugin, you may prevent the processing of your data by clicking the following link. By doing so, a so-called „Opt-Out-Cookie“ will be set in order to prevent data processing in your current browser.
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This website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp()“. As a result, IP addresses are further processed in abbreviated form in order to exclude the possibility of direct personal reference.
We use Google Analytics to analyse and regularly improve the use of our website. The statistics gained allow us to improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. For the exceptional cases in which personal data is transferred to the USA, Google is subject to the EU-US Privacy Shield. The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 f GDPR.
If third-party content such as videos from YouTube or map material from Google Maps is displayed on our website, your IP address and the information described under "Log files" must be transmitted to the third-party provider in order to provide and display such content in your browser. We have no influence on how the third-party provider processes the data. If you are logged in to the third-party with a user account, the third-party may associate your user behaviour with your user account. If necessary, the third-party provider stores your data as user profiles and uses them for the purposes of advertising, market research and/or the customised design of its website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles. To exercise this right, you must address the respective plug-in provider.
- Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountainview, California 94043, USA; policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites. Google is certified according to EU-US-Privacy-Shield.
- Youtube, LL.C., 901 Cherry Avenue, Second Floor, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA; policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites. YouTube is certified according to EU-US-Privacy-Shield.
If you have given us your consent, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future.
In the event that we process your personal data based on a balance of interests, you may object to the data processing. When exercising such objection, we ask you to explain the reasons why we should not process your personal data. In the event of your justified objection, we will examine the situation and either stop or adjust data processing, or we will point out to you the compelling reasons worthy of protection, on the basis of which we will continue processing the data.
You can object to the processing of your personal data for purposes of advertising and data analysis at any time.
You can send us your revocation or objection under the contact details under "Responsible".
You have the following rights towards us with regard to personal data concerning you:
- right to information;
- right to correction or deletion;
- right to restrict processing;
- right to object to processing;
- right to data portability.
In addition, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the data protection supervisory authority about our processing of your personal data.