Privacy Notice

This Privacy Notice governs the manner in which DevSkiller Inc. collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the devskiller.com site (“Site”) in connection with industry survey (“Survey”). 

1. PERSONAL DATA 

1.1. Personal data provided by Users within the frames of the Site are processed by DevSkiller Inc., as the Data Controller, as of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (hereinafter referred to as “GDPR”). You may contact the Data Controller using contact channels explained further in this document.

1.2. The scope of processed data includes the e-mail address, name of the User and all additional data  provided by the User. Additionally, we log the User’s computer IP address. 

1.3. Your personal data will be processed for the following purposes: 

(a) provision and settlement of services by electronic means, as described in the information note of the Survey, based on the legitimate interest of DevSkiller Inc.,

(b) promotional or marketing actions of DevSkiller Inc – only in case you have provided explicit consent for such purpose. 

1.4. Your personal data will be processed for the period of the Survey and for the period of two months after the survey. Data  will be deleted upon the lapse of the said period. 

1.5. Your personal data may be transferred for processing to (recipients of personal data): DevSkiller Inc accounting firm, the provider of hosting for the Site, the company providing technical support for the Site, the company providing mailing list, the company providing survey software. The personal data collected by DevSkiller Inc may also be disclosed to: competent state authorities upon their request on the basis of relevant provisions of law or other persons and entities—in the cases prescribed in the provisions of law. DevSkiller Inc may disclose User’s personal data to other entities only upon User’s prior consent.

1.7. Personal data of the Users will not be processed in the form of profiling.

1.8. You have the right to: remove the collected personal data referring to you, to restrict the processing of data. In case of processing is based on your consent you have also the right to to receive your data in a structured form or to have your data being transferred to the given controller. You have the right to file a complaint to the supervisory authority if you find that your data is processed in violation of the law, and to seek legal remedies before a court against the supervisory authority as the entity committing the violation.

1.10. Transfer of personal data to third countries will proceed in accordance with GDPR.

1.11. We may collect personal identifiable information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, e-mail address. Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users may always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site-related activities.

2. NON-PERSONAL IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION 

2.1. We may collect non-personal identifiable information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identifiable information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users’ means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the utilized Internet service providers and other similar information.

3. INFORMATION SECURITY

3.1. DevSkiller Inc additionally applies all necessary technical measures as specified in Articles 25, 30, 32–34, 35–39 of GDPR, providing for enhanced protection and security of the processing of your personal data. 

3.2. The use of the Site proceeds in secure https connection. The communication between a User’s device and the servers is encoded by means of the SSL protocol. 

4. PRIVACY SHIELD

4.1. DevSkiller Inc complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information transferred from the European Union and Switzerland to the United States. (Your organization name) has certified to the Department of Commerce that it adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles. If there is any conflict between the terms in this Privacy Notice and the Privacy Shield Principles, the Privacy Shield Principles shall govern. To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, and to view our certification, please visit https://www.privacyshield.gov/

4.2. In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, DevSkiller Inc commits to resolve complaints about our collection or use of your personal information. EU and Swiss individuals with inquiries or complaints regarding our Privacy Shield policy should first contact DevSkiller Inc at:
Lindleya 16, Warsaw, Poland +44 20 3876 6444; hello@DevSkiller.com 

Residents of other countries can contact us at:
DevSkiller Inc, 244 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1233, New York, New York 10001; hello@DevSkiller.com.
DevSkiller Inc has further committed to cooperate with the panel established by the EU data protection authorities (DPAs) with regard to unresolved Privacy Shield complaints concerning human resources data transferred from the EU in the context of the employment relationship.

4.3. With respect to personal data received or transferred pursuant to the Privacy Shield Framework, DevSkiller is a subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. In certain situations, DevSkiller may be required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.

4.4. Under certain conditions, more fully described on the Privacy Shield website, you may invoke binding arbitration when other dispute resolution procedures have been exhausted.

4.5. DevSkiller also complies with the Privacy Shield Principles for all onward transfers of personal data from the EU and Switzerland, including the onward transfer liability provisions.

5. WEB BROWSER COOKIES 

Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. Users web browser places cookies on his/her hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set his/her web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert him/her when cookies are being sent. If the User does so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

6. HOW DO WE USE COLLECTED COOKIE INFORMATION 

6.1. DevSkiller Inc may collect and use Users’ personal information for the following purposes:

– to improve customer service. Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.

– to improve our Site.

6.2. We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services, to run promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature, to send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them, to send periodic e-mails, after their prior consent.

6.3. We may use the e-mail address to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests.

6.4. Cookie files are used for the following purposes: 

a) adjustment of the content of the Site pages to User’s preferences and optimization of the use of pages; in particular such files enable recognizing Site User’s device and correctly displaying the site adjusted to his/her individual needs; 

b) preparation of statistics which help to understand how the Site Users use sites, which enable improving their structure and content; 

c) preparation of recipients list and displaying advertisements adjusted to their needs and interests.

6.5. Within the Site two basic types of cookies are used: session and persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary files stored on the User’s device until logging out, leaving a site or shutting down the software (the browser). Persistent cookies are stored on the User’s device for a time prescribed in the parameters of the cookie files or until they are removed by the User upon User’s consent. 

6.6. Within the Site the following types of cookies are used:

a) essential cookies enabling the use of services available within the Site, e.g. authenticating cookies used for services requiring authentication within the Site;

b) cookies designed to provide for security, e.g. used to detect abuses in the scope of authentication within the Site;

c) performance cookies enabling the collection of information on the manner in which the Site pages are used;

d) functional cookies enabling to remember User’s settings and to personalise User’s interface, e.g. in terms of a selected language or region where the User is located, the font size, page layout etc.;

e) advertising cookies, which are created by third-party companies (such as AdRoll). They enable provision of advertising content to Users while they visit other websites which fits their interests more, insofar as the User consents to this through settings of his/her browser.

7. CONTACTING US

7.1. If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:

DevSkiller Inc, https://DevSkiller Inc

DevSkiller Inc, 244 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1233, New York, New York 10001.

EU residents can also contact our representative using contact data as of p. 8.2.

 

This document was last updated on 28.07.2020