We take data protection seriously

The protection of your privacy when processing personal data is an important concern for us. When you visit our website, our web servers save the IP of your internet service provider, the website from which you visit us, the web pages you visit on our website and the date and duration of the visit as standard. This information is absolutely necessary for the technical transmission of the web pages and secure server operation. A personalised evaluation of this data does not take place.
If you send us data via the application form, this data will be stored on our servers as part of the data backup process. We will only use your data to process your request. Your data will be treated as strictly confidential. It will not be passed on to third parties.
Conrad Electronic SE 
Klaus-Conrad-Str. 1
92240 Hirschau
rexx systems GmbH
Süderstraße 75-79 
D-20097 Hamburg
Phone: +49 40 8 900 800
E-Mail: info@rexx-systems.com
This is a joint responsibility according to Art. 26
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). You can find all the information here:

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Information on joint responsibility according to Art. 26 para. 2 sentence 2 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

What is the reason for joint responsibility?

rexx systems GmbH and Conrad Electronic SE work closely together in the operation of the applicant site. This also applies to the processing of your personal data. The parties have jointly determined the order of processing of this data in the individual process sections. They are therefore jointly responsible for the protection of your personal data within the process sections described below (Art. 26 GDPR).

For which process stages is there joint responsibility?

Operation of the applicant management site at https://career.conrad.com/ in joint responsibility

What have the parties agreed?

As part of their joint responsibility under data protection law, rexx systems GmbH and Conrad Electronic SE have agreed which of them fulfils which obligations under the GDPR. This concerns in particular the exercise of the rights of the data subjects and the fulfilment of the information obligations pursuant to Articles 13 and 14 GDPR.

This agreement is necessary because on the website https://career.conrad.com/ personal data is processed in different process sections and systems operated either by rexx systems GmbH or Conrad Electronic SE.

Process section / EDP system Fulfilment of duties by:
Processing of applicant data Conrad Electronic SE
Technical operation of the website on own servers incl. evaluation of server log files rexx systems GmbH
Operation of the Matomo analysis service Conrad Electronic SE (here, rexx systems GmbH is the order processor)

What does this mean for those affected?

Even if there is joint responsibility, the parties shall fulfil the obligations under data protection law in accordance with their respective responsibilities for the individual process stages as follows:
  • Within the framework of joint responsibility, the
    • rexx systems GmbH is responsible for the processing of personal data relating to the operation of the website including server log files and
    • Conrad Electronic SE is responsible for processing the personal data of applicants who apply via the portal as well as analysis data collected by Matomo.
  • rexx systems GmbH and Conrad Electronic SE shall make the information required pursuant to Art. 13 and 14 of the GDPR available to the data subjects free of charge in a precise, transparent, comprehensible and easily accessible form in clear and simple language. In doing so, each party shall provide the other party with all necessary information from its sphere of influence.
  • The parties shall inform each other without delay about legal positions asserted by data subjects. They shall provide each other with all information necessary to respond to requests for information.
  • Data protection rights can be asserted both at rexx systems GmbH and at Conrad Electronic SE. Data subjects will generally receive the information from the office where the rights were asserted.

Personal data

Personal data is data about your person. This includes, among other things, your name, your address and your e-mail address. You do not have to disclose any personal data to visit our website. In some cases, we need your name and address as well as other information in order to be able to offer you the desired service.
The same applies in the event that we supply you with information material on request or when we answer your enquiries. In these cases, we will always point this out to you. Furthermore, we only store the data that you have transmitted to us automatically or voluntarily.
When you use one of our services, we generally only collect the information that is necessary to provide you with our service. We may ask you for additional information, but this is voluntary. Whenever we process personal data, we do so in order to provide you with our service or to pursue our commercial objectives.


Scope and purpose of data processing

We process your personal data that you provide to us via the application tool in compliance with all applicable laws, such as the German Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), the German Works Constitution Act (Betriebsverfassungsgesetz), the German Working Hours Act (Arbeitszeitgesetz), etc.. 
The primary purpose of data processing is the establishment, implementation and termination of the employment relationship. The relevant legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1 b) GDPR in conjunction with § 26 (1) BDSG. In addition, collective agreements (group, general and company agreements as well as collective bargaining agreements) pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 b) in conjunction with Art. 88 para. 1 GDPR can be used. Art. 88 para. 1 GDPR in conjunction with § 26 para. 4 BDSG and, if applicable, your separate consents pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 a), 7 GDPR in conjunction with § 26 para. 2 BDSG. § Section 26 (2) BDSG (e.g. in the case of video recordings) may be used as a data protection permission provision.
We also process your data in order to be able to fulfil our legal obligations as an employer, in particular in the area of tax and social security law. This is done on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 c) GDPR in conjunction with § 26 BDSG. 
Where necessary, we also process your data on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 f) GDPR in order to protect legitimate interests of us or of third parties (e.g. authorities). This applies in particular to the investigation of criminal offences (legal basis § 26 para. 1 p. 2 BDSG) or within the group for the purposes of group management, internal communication and other administrative purposes.
Insofar as special categories of personal data are processed pursuant to Article 9 (1) of the GDPR, this serves the exercise of rights or the fulfilment of legal obligations under labour law, social security law and social protection law within the framework of the employment relationship (e.g. disclosure of health data to the health insurance fund, recording of severe disability due to additional leave and determination of the severe disability levy). This is done on the basis of Art. 9 para. 2 b) GDPR in conjunction with § 26 para. 3 BDSG. In addition, the processing of health data for the assessment of your ability to work pursuant to Art. 9 para. 2 h) in conjunction with § 22 para. 1 b) BDSG may be carried out. § 22 para. 1 b) BDSG may be necessary. In addition, the processing of special categories of personal data may be based on consent pursuant to Art. 9 para. 2 a) GDPR in conjunction with § Section 26 (2) BDSG (e.g. occupational health management).
In addition, we record which website or job board you have used to apply to us in order to be able to tailor the placement of our job advertisements to your needs. Your application documents are only passed on to the departments that need them to evaluate the application and for recruitment (HR department, relevant specialist department, legal department, management of CONRAD ELECTRONIC SE). We use the personnel management software rexx ((https://www.rexx-systems.com) of rexx systems GmbH, Süderstrasse 75-79, 20097 Hamburg for the application process within the framework of order processing pursuant to Art. 28 GDPR.

Storage limitation

If an application is rejected, the data you submitted will be deleted automatically 6 months after notification of the rejection. For statistical purposes, reduced data (truncated data) will be stored for 36 months. Reduced data are: Salutation, date of receipt of application and information on how you found us, receipt type of applicatoin, year of birth, postcode, country, as well as the job you applied for. This anonymised data is completely deleted from the system after 36 months. This only does not apply if we are obliged to store data for a longer period due to legal requirements or if you have expressly consented to longer storage.
You have the option to consent to an extended storage period for the purpose of further applications (inclusion in the applicant pool). In this case, your data will be automatically deleted from the system 12 months after inclusion in the applicant pool or anonymised as described.


Job application

Your personal data and attachments (such as your CV) that you provide to us via the application tool are only stored and used for the purpose of an application process or its initiation.
In order to give you the best possible opportunities within the Conrad Group, your application documents will also be forwarded to the other companies of the Conrad Group. If you do not want this, please let us know. You are responsible for ensuring that your data is correct and truthful. 
You can open the overview of the companies here.

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Conrad Electronic SE

Conrad Electronic Stores GmbH & Co. KG

Conrad Electronic Wernberg GmbH

Conrad Electronic Regensburg GmbH & Co KG

Conrad Holding SE

Conrad Connect GmbH

Re-In Retail International GmbH











Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co.KG

Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co Vösendorf KG

Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co Graz KG

Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co Wien Stadlau KG 

Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co Wien Meiselmarkt KG

Conrad Electronic Linz GmbH

Conrad Electronic International GmbH & Co KG












Conrad Electronic AG


Special types of personal data (information about racial and ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, health or sex life) are only collected by us if required by law in the country where the job is advertised.
You can apply for a specific job via an application form, for an speculative position and also give your consent to be included in an applicant pool when you apply. 
In the event of employment, your data will be stored and processed as employee data.


Automatically stored data


Server log files

The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
  • Date and time of the request

  • Name of the requested file

  • Page from which the file was requested

  • Access status (file transferred, file not found, etc.)

  • Web browser and operating system used

  • Complete IP address of the requesting computer

  • Volume of data transferred

This data is not merged with other data sources. The processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR on the basis of our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website.
For reasons of technical security, in particular to defend against attempted attacks on our web server, we store this data for a short period of time. It is not possible for us to draw conclusions about individual persons on the basis of this data. After seven days at the latest, the data is anonymised by shortening the IP address at domain level, so that it is no longer possible to establish a link to the individual user. The data is also processed in anonymised form for statistical purposes; it is not compared with other data or passed on to third parties, not even in extracts.


When you visit our website, we may store information on your computer in the form of cookies. Cookies are small files that are transferred from an internet server to your browser and stored on its hard drive. Only the internet protocol address is stored - no personal data. This information, which is stored in the cookies, makes it possible to recognise you automatically the next time you visit our website, which makes it easier for you to use it. The legal basis for the use of cookies is the legitimate interest according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.
Of course, you can also visit our website without accepting cookies. If you do not want your computer to be recognised on your next visit, you can also refuse the use of cookies by changing the settings in your browser to "refuse cookies". You will find the respective procedure in the operating instructions of your respective browser. However, if you refuse the use of cookies, this may restrict the use of some areas of our website.

When accessing our website, all users of our website are also informed by an information banner about our use of cookies and referred to this data protection notice. As a user, you will also be asked for your consent to the use of certain cookies, especially those relevant for the personalisation of services and for marketing measures. In this case, the legal basis is your express consent according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a) DSGVO. Once you have given your consent, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future by calling up the cookie administration via the black cookie symbol "Customize cookies" at the bottom right of our website and removing the tick behind the processing to which you had consented.

MATOMO as a cloud solution 

For the purpose of website analysis, data (IP address, time of visit, device and browser information as well as information on your use of our website) is automatically collected and stored using the Matomo software from InnoCraft Ltd https://matomo.org/., 150 Willis St, 6011 Wellington, New Zealand, from which usage profiles are created using pseudonyms. Cookies may be used for this purpose. The pseudonymised usage profiles are not combined with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym without your express consent, which must be given separately. Matomo is acting on our behalf. For New Zealand, the European Commission has determined an adequate level of data protection by decision. You can object to the data processing, provided you have consented, at any time here.


You have the option of subscribing to our newsletter (Job Alert) on the website. When you register for the newsletter, the data requested from the input mask is transmitted to Conrad Electronic SE.
In addition, the following data will be collected during registration:

  • IP address of the computer of the logon user
  • Date and time of registration
  • Name of the website on which you subscribed to our newsletter

As part of the registration process, consent is obtained through a so-called double opt-in procedure. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time via the link provided for this purpose in the newsletter or by sending us a corresponding message. After unsubscribing, your email address will be deleted from our newsletter distribution list immediately.
Your personal data is protected against theft and misuse using the latest technical procedures. If you provide personal data, it will be transmitted in encrypted form (TLS). Under no circumstances will we pass on your data to third parties.

The legal basis for the processing of data after registration for the newsletter by the user is Art. 6 (1) a) GDPR if the user has given his consent.
The collection of the user's email address is used to deliver the newsletter.
The collection of other personal data as part of the registration process serves to prevent misuse of the services or the e-mail address used.
The data is deleted as soon as it is no longer required to achieve the purpose for which it was collected. The user's email address is therefore stored as long as the subscription to the newsletter is active.

The subscription to the newsletter can be cancelled by the user concerned at any time. For this purpose, a corresponding link can be found in each newsletter.


We have implemented technical and administrative security measures to protect your personal data against loss, destruction, manipulation and unauthorised access. All our employees and service providers working for us are bound by the applicable data protection laws.
Whenever we collect and process personal data, it is encrypted before it is transmitted. This means that your data cannot be misused by third parties. Our security measures are subject to a continuous improvement process and our data protection statements are constantly being revised. Please ensure that you have the latest version.


What data protection rights do you have?

You have a right to information, correction, deletion or restriction of the processing of your stored data at any time, a right to object to the processing as well as a right to data portability and to lodge a complaint in accordance with the requirements of data protection law.

Right to information:

You can request information from us as to whether and to what extent we process your data.

Right of rectification:

If we process your data that is incomplete or incorrect, you can request that we correct or complete it at any time.

Right to deletion:

You can demand that we delete your data if we process it unlawfully or if the processing disproportionately interferes with your legitimate interests in protection. Please note that there may be reasons that prevent immediate deletion, e.g. in the case of legally regulated retention obligations.
Irrespective of the exercise of your right to deletion, we will delete your data immediately and completely, insofar as there is no legal or statutory obligation to retain data in this respect.

Right to restriction of processing:

You may request us to restrict the processing of your data if you dispute the accuracy of the data for a period of time that allows us to verify the accuracy of the data..

  • the processing of the data is unlawful, but you refuse erasure and instead request restriction of the use of the data,
  • we no longer need the data for the intended purpose, but you still need this data to assert or defend legal claims, or
  • you have objected to the processing of the data.

Right to data portability:

You may request that we provide you with the data you have provided to us in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and that you may transfer this data to another controller without hindrance from us, provided that

  • we process that data on the basis of consent given by you, which may be revoked, or for the performance of a contract between us; and
  • this processing is carried out with the aid of automated procedures.

If technically feasible, you can request us to transfer your data directly to another data controller.

Right to object:

If we process your data for legitimate interest, you can object to this data processing at any time; this would also apply to profiling based on these provisions. We will then no longer process your data unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims. You may object to the processing of your data for the purpose of direct marketing at any time without giving reasons.

Right of appeal:

If you are of the opinion that we are violating German or European data protection law when processing your data, please contact us so that we can clarify any questions. Of course, you also have the right to contact the supervisory authority responsible for you, the respective state office for data protection supervision.
If you wish to exercise any of these rights against us, please contact our data protection officer. In case of doubt, we may request additional information to confirm your identity.

Are you obliged to provide data?

The processing of your data is necessary for the conclusion or fulfilment of your employment contract entered into or sought with us. If you do not provide us with this data, we will usually have to refuse to conclude the contract. However, you are not obliged to give your consent to data processing with regard to data that is not relevant for the performance of the contract or that is not required by law.

All interested parties and visitors to our website can contact us in data protection issues at:

Mr. Christian Volkmer
Projekt 29 GmbH & Co. KG
Ostengasse 14
93047 Regensburg
Phone: + 49 941 2986930
Fax: + 49 941 29869316
e-mail: anfragen@projekt29.de
Internet: www.projekt29.de

As at: February 2021