SkillCounty Privacy Policy

Data privacy is important to SkillCounty, and when it comes to your data, we’re committed to protecting it and providing transparency about the information we collect from you and how we use it. This Privacy Policy is designed to let you know the information we collect about you on our websites (the “Websites”), including from individuals who register to use the SkillCounty online community for software developers (the “SkillCounty Community”), and individuals who use the SkillCounty for Work service. This Privacy Policy describes SkillCounty’s privacy practices in relation to the use of the Websites, and the related applications and services offered by SkillCounty (collectively, the “Services”), as well as individuals’ choices regarding use, access and correction of personal information.In this Privacy Policy, the terms “SkillCounty,” “We” and “Us” refer to Interviewstreet Incorporation, a Delaware corporation doing business as SkillCounty

Types of Data Collected

Data privacy is important to SkillCounty, and when it comes to your data, we’re committed to protecting it and providing transparency about the information we collect from you and how we use it. This Privacy Policy is designed to let you know the information we collect about you on our websites (the “Websites”), including from individuals who register to use the SkillCounty online community for software developers (the “SkillCounty Community”), and individuals who use the SkillCounty for Work service. This Privacy Policy describes SkillCounty’s privacy practices in relation to the use of the Websites, and the related applications and services offered by SkillCounty (collectively, the “Services”), as well as individuals’ choices regarding use, access and correction of personal information.In this Privacy Policy, the terms “SkillCounty,” “We” and “Us” refer to Interviewstreet Incorporation, a Delaware corporation doing business as SkillCounty

SkillCounty for Work Service Data

SkillCounty for Work customers may upload data to the SkillCounty for Work hosted Service. SkillCounty will not share or distribute any such customer data except as provided in the contractual agreement between SkillCounty and customer for the provision of the SkillCounty for Work Service, or as may be required by law. If a SkillCounty for Work customer is located within the European Economic Area, the customer is the Controller with respect to the SkillCounty for Work data, and SkillCounty is a Processor.

Use of Collected Data

SkillCounty uses the information we collect about you to:

  • Provide you with the Websites and Services, together with any support you may request
  • Respond to your inquiries or fulfill your requests
  • Diagnose Website and Service technical problems
  • Diagnose Website and Service technical problems
  • Send you information that we believe may be of interest to you, such as Service announcements, newsletters, educational materials, and event information
  • Send you administrative information such as notices related to the Services or policy changes
  • Understand how the Websites and Services are being used in order to enhance and optimize them
  • Personalize your experience on the Websites
  • Prevent, detect, mitigate, and investigate fraudulent or illegal activity; and
  • As described to you at the point of collection of the information.

Processing the Data

The information collected by SkillCounty is stored and processed by SkillCounty’s sub-processor, Amazon Web Services (“AWS”), leveraging AWS data centers located within the continental United States. Processing of the information collected about you is only undertaken for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy.

Processing Details

Analytics

The third-party services described in this section enable SkillCounty to monitor and analyze Website and Service traffic.
Google Analytics (Google Inc.)
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. Google utilizes the information collected to track and examine the use of the Websites and Services to prepare reports that may be used for optimization of the Websites and Services.Information collected: Cookies and usage data.Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy – Opt Out

Displaying Content from External Platforms

The third-party services described in this section enable SkillCounty to monitor and analyze Website and Service traffic.
Google Analytics (Google Inc.)
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. Google utilizes the information collected to track and examine the use of the Websites and Services to prepare reports that may be used for optimization of the Websites and Services.Information collected: Cookies and usage data.Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy – Opt Out

How We Disclose Your Data

We do not sell, lease, rent or give away the information collected about You without your permission.

Cookies and Similar Technologies

A cookie is a commonly used automated data collection tool. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or device by websites that you visit or HTML-formatted emails you open, in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently. We may use cookies, web beacons, pixel tags, or other similar technologies on the Websites to, among other things:

  • Authenticate you as a SkillCounty Community member or SkillCounty for Work user;
  • Collect statistics regarding your usage of the Websites;
  • Tailor information presented to you based on your usage of the Websites;
  • Help provide additional functionality to the Websites; and
  • Analyze use of our Services.
You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. If a cookie blocking setting is selected on your browser, however, you may be unable to access certain parts of our Website or to receive certain Services.

Do-Not-Track

There are different ways you can prevent tracking of your online activity. One of them is setting a preference in your browser that alerts websites you visit that you do not want them to collect certain information about you. This is referred to as a Do-Not-Track (“DNT”) signal. Please note that our Websites may not recognize or take action in response to DNT signals from your browser.

Managing Your Data

We retain the information that we collect about you for as long as your SkillCounty Community or SkillCounty for Work account is active or as needed to provide you Services. We also retain and use the information collected about you as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, prevent and detect fraud, and enforce our agreements. We store the information collected about you for as long as is necessary for the purpose for which we collect it.

Accessing, Updating, Correcting or Deleting Your Data

You are able to view and update much of the information collected about you through your SkillCounty Community account, or SkillCounty for Work account. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you Services, contact us via the information below. We will respond to your request to access or delete your information within 30 days. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

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