Privacy statement

-> German translation

The legal basis of the data protection can be found in the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG)

Storage and use of data

As a visitor to our website, you will remain anonymous. The data we store and analyze is used for statistical purposes only, for instance to ensure the continuous improvement of our services. We did not store any data on our servers regarding your visit.

Collection, processing and use of personal data

We only collect and process personal data if you make use of specific services and we therefore require your data or if you have voluntarily given us your express consent. You may do so, for instance, as part of an application procedure (spontaneous or not), by completing a form or by sending us an e-mail. We only use your personal data for the purposes for which you have given your consent.

Your personal data will only be shared by us with third parties if that is required (eg: Consortium organization with partner) and if you have given your consent. If data has been released for use by CS Group subsidiaries and if such permission involves data transfer to other countries, CS Germany will ensure that the data importer is placed under a suitable level of data protection commitment.

Data retention

We store data for the period of time that is required to provide a service (eg: intern recruitment process or application process) you have requested as agreed in applicable consent and and for a period no longer than 6 months.

Right to review, correct and object

You are entitled to review and correct any of your personal data we have stored, and you may withdraw your consent to the use of your data at any time, affecting all future use. All you need to do is to send an e-mail to:

Data protection and security

Our employees involved in data processing are obliged to confidentiality in the use of personal data. Our data protection measures are continually updated, reflecting technical developments.

Data Privacy Disclaimer for Social Plugins

Social plugins are integrated on certain webpages of our website, e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Xing and LinkedIn. The social plugins are identified with the companies’ logo, comment fields or what are known as a “Like”. When you visit a page that displays such a plugin your browser will create a direct connection to the respective social media provider server. At the same time Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and/or Xing will know that the respective page on our website has been visited. If you are registered and have logged in with the provider concerned, your visit can also be assigned to your user account. Social media provider such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Xing do not provide specific information about which data is transmitted in the use of their social plugins. We therefore have no knowledge regarding the content and scope of the transmitted data or its use by Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Xing. Please refer to the further information about this in the data protection regulations of the social media services which are found here: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Xing.

If you do not wish a provider to collect data on you through our website, please deactivate the plugins in your web browser. If you wish to avoid a link to any existing user account, you must log out before your visit to our website.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated 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 whole IP address will be first transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser: “”.

Web Hosting

This website is hosted on OVH Servers (
OVH privacy statement: “” (english) or “” (German).

We reserve the right to modify or adapt this data protection declaration / privacy statement from time to time. This statement was last modified on May 24th, 2018