Last Updated: Feb 21, 2020
Collection of Personal Information
Personal Information provided by you (such as via an inquiry sent using our Site) or collected from third party sources as described below.
Publicly available data about you from third party sites and sources, including profiles created by you on other websites, or other information you have publicly shared for the purpose of advertising or informing others about your background.
Your demographic information (such as zip or postal code, occupation, education and experience, and if you choose to provide it, age, gender and race or ethnicity). We collect this information from your resume or in the manner described below.
We may obtain information about you from various sources, including directly from you via our Sites, when you call or email us or communicate with us through social media.
In addition, when you visit our Sites, we may collect certain information by automated means, such as cookies and web beacons or as provided to the app by your device’s operating system. The information we may collect automatically via the Sites can include:
Information about the devices our visitors use to access the Internet (such as the IP address and the device, browser and operating system type and other operating system support information).
Pages and URLs that refer visitors to our Sites, also pages and URLs that visitors exit to once they leave our Sites.
Dates and times of visits to our Sites.
Information on actions taken on our Sites (such as page views, site navigation patterns and job view or application activity).
A general geographic location (such as country and city) from which a visitor accesses our Sites.
Search terms that visitors use to reach our Sites.
Note that your Personal Information may also be automatically collected, and used, as described in the "Collection and Use of Other Information" section below.
Purposes for using Personal Information
We specify below the business and commercial purposes for which we use Personal Information. We use Personal Information to provide you with news and information, to manage our relationship with you, to develop and carry out marketing activities, and to otherwise provide you with requested information or services. We may from time to time use your Personal Information to send you automated email messages, text messages or marketing materials regarding our services, including employment information. We may also use Personal Information for our business purposes, such as data analysis, audits, and improving our services.
Disclosure of Personal Information for Business Purposes
For business and commercial purposes, STS Innovation may disclose to third parties the following categories of Personal Information:
Internet or other electronic activity information such as network activity information, browsing history on the Site, search history on the Site, and your interaction with an advertisement
STS Innovation may disclose such Personal Information to the following categories of third parties:
We may share Personal Information with our third-party service providers who perform business functions and services on our behalf such as the provider of STS Innovation’s customer relationship management solution.
No sales of Personal Information
We have not sold any of your personal information in the preceding twelve (12) months.
Collection and Use of Other Information
Your IP Address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer by your Internet Service Provider. An IP Address may be identified and logged automatically in our server log files whenever a user accesses the Site, along with the time of the visit and the pages visited. We use IP Addresses for purposes such as calculating usage levels, diagnosing server problems, and administering the Site. We may also derive your approximate location from your IP Address. Please note that we may use and disclose Other Information for our business purposes
External links on our websites
Our Sites may contain links to other sites for your convenience and information. These sites may be operated by companies not owned by STS Innovation. These other sites or linked third-party sites may have their own privacy notices, which you should review if you visit those sites. We are not responsible for the content of any sites not owned by STS Innovation, any use of those sites, or those sites' privacy practices
Third party services
This Policy does not address, and we are not responsible for, the privacy, information or other practices of any third parties, including any third party operating any site or service to which the Sites link.
We use reasonable organizational, technical and administrative measures designed to protect Personal Information within our organization. Please note that no electronic transmission, storage or processing of information can be entirely secure. We cannot guarantee that the security measures we have in place to safeguard Personal Information will never be defeated or fail, or that those measures will always be sufficient or effective. Therefore, although we are committed to protecting your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your Personal Information will always remain private or secure. As a user of the Sites, you understand and agree that you assume all responsibility and risk for your use of the Sites, the internet generally, and the documents you post or access and for your conduct on and off the Sites.
If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure, please immediately notify us in accordance with the "How to contact us” section below.
Use of sites by minors
We do not knowingly collect or solicit information from anyone under the age of eighteen (18). If you are under 18, please do not use the Sites. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of eighteen (18), we will delete that information as quickly as possible.
Revisions to the Policy
If we change this Policy we will post any updates here for your review. The “Last Updated” line at the top of this page indicates when this Policy was last revised. Any changes will become effective when we post the revised Policy on the Site. Your use of the Site following these changes means that you accept the revised Policy.
Your rights under CCPA
If you are a California resident, you have the right, subject to certain exceptions defined in the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) and other applicable laws and regulations, to request that STS Innovation disclose certain information to you about our collection and use of your personal information over the past twelve (12) months. You will not receive discriminatory treatment for exercising your rights under the CCPA.
If you would like to exercise your rights to make an information access request or a deletion request by email at email@example.com.
We cannot respond to your request if, (i) we cannot verify your identity; or (ii) your request lacks sufficient details to help us handle the request. We endeavor to comply with a request within 45 days of its receipt. If we require more time (up to 90 days), we will inform you, in writing, the reason for the delay. Any information we provide will only cover the 12-month period preceding the request's receipt. We do not charge a fee to process or respond to your request unless it is excessive, repetitive, or manifestly unfounded. If we determine that the request warrants a fee, we will tell you why we made that decision and provide you with a cost estimate before completing your request.
How to contact us
If you have any questions about this Policy, or if you would like to update any personal information you have provided to us, please contact us at:
STS Innovation, Inc.
22519 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505