Privacy policy

Responsible in terms of data protection laws, in particular the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is:
GCT Gesellschaft für Computer-Technologie mbH
Im Atzelnest 3
61352 Bad Homburg v.d.Höhe

Your data subject rights

You can exercise the following rights at any time by contacting our data protection officer:

  • Information about your stored data and their processing,
  • Correction of incorrect personal data,
  • Deletion of your stored data,
  • Restriction of data processing as long as we are not allowed to delete your data yet due to legal obligations,
  • Opposition to the processing of your data by us and
  • Data transferability, if you have consented to data processing or have concluded a contract with us.

If you have given us your consent, you may revoke it at any time with immediate effect for the future.
You may contact the supervisory authority responsible for you at any time regarding a complaint. Your competent supervisory authority depends on the province in which you live, work or where the alleged infringement occurred. A list of the supervisory authorities (for the non-public sector) with their addresses can be found at: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

Purposes of data processing by the responsible authority and third parties

We process your personal data for the sole purposes stated in this privacy policy. Your personal data will not be transferred to third parties for purposes other than those mentioned. We will only pass on your personal data to third parties if:

  • You have given your explicit consent,
  • the processing is necessary for executing your contract,
  • the processing is necessary to comply with a legal obligation,

the processing is necessary to protect legitimate interests and there is no reason to assume that you have an predominant protection worthy interest in not disclosing your data.

Deletion or blocking of data

We adhere to the principles of data reduction and data minimisation. We therefore only store your personal data for as long as necessary to achieve the purposes stated here or as required by the various storage periods imposed by law. After the respective purpose has ceased to apply or these periods have expired, the corresponding data is routinely blocked or deleted in accordance with the statutory provisions.

Note for applicants

We are pleased that you are interested in a position in our company. If you apply for a job in our company, we will receive personal data from you. We collect, process and store this data for the purpose of the application procedure (legal basis: Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR – pre-contractual measures). Your data will be deleted in accordance with the statutory provisions after the application procedure has been completed – usually 8 months after the completion of the application procedure – unless you agree to a longer storage and retention of your documents that goes beyond the statutory time limits.

Cookies

Like many other websites, we too use so-called “cookies”. Cookies are small text files that are transferred to your hard drive from a webserver. Through this we automatically receive certain data such as your IP address, the used browser, OS and your internet connection.
Cookies cannot be used to launch applications or transfer viruses onto a computer. With the information contained in cookies, we can make navigation easier for you and enable you to correctly display our websites.
Under no circumstances will the collected data be passed on to third parties or linked to personal data without your explicit consent.
Naturally, you can always view our website without accepting cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set to accept cookies. In general, you can deactivate the use of cookies at any time via your browser settings. Please use your internet browser’s help menu to learn how to change these settings. Please note that individual functions of our website may not work if you disabled the use of cookies.

SSL Encryption

To protect the security of your data during transmission, we use state-of-the-art encryption procedures (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS.

Contact form

If you contact us by e-mail or contact form with regarding questions of any kind, you give us your voluntary consent for the purpose of contacting us. For this purpose, the indication of a valid e-mail address is required. This is required for the assignment of the inquiry and the subsequent answer. The indication of further data is optional. The information you provide will be stored for the purpose of processing the enquiry and for possible follow-up questions. Personal data will be automatically deleted after your request has been processed.

Changes to our privacy policy

We reserve the right to adapt this data protection declaration so that it always meets the current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the data protection declaration, e.g. when introducing new services. The new data protection declaration then applies to your next visit.

Questions for the Data Protection Officer

If you have any questions concerning data protection, please send us an e-mail or directly contact the person responsible for data protection in our organisation:
Mr Ronald Baranowski, E-Mail dsb@gct.de, Phone 06172/9486-0

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