Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Effective Date: 10/1/20

Aurora Operations, Inc. (“Aurora”, “we”, or “our”) respects your concerns about privacy. This Privacy Policy explains Aurora’s policies and procedures regarding information we collect from or about you via the website located at https://aurora.tech (the "Website"), Aurora’s social media pages, or direct interaction with Aurora employees during the recruiting process and our practices for collecting, using, sharing, and protecting that information.  This Privacy Policy also explains how you can contact us if you have any questions or concerns. By providing information to us or by using our Website, you agree to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy.  This Privacy Policy does not apply to information obtained by us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by any third party.

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time.  If we make changes, we will notify you by revising the date at the top of the policy and, in some cases, we may provide you with additional notice (such as adding a statement to our homepage or sending you a notification).  Your continued use of this Website or our social media pages after we make such changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes,  so we encourage you to review the Privacy Policy whenever you access our Website to stay informed about our privacy practices.  

Collection of Information 

Aurora does not currently offer any public products or services, so we collect limited information about you through our Website and social media presence.  The information we may collect from you is outlined below.

Information You Provide to Aurora

We collect information you voluntarily provide directly to us.  For example, we may collect information when you apply for a job, fill out a form, provide feedback, participate in any interactive features of the Website, participate in a contest or promotion, communicate with us via third party sites, or otherwise communicate with us.  The types of information we may collect directly from you include your name, email address, postal address, phone number, and any other information you choose to provide.  

Information We Collect Automatically When You Use Aurora’s Website

When you visit our Website, Aurora may automatically collect information about you, through the following technologies:

  • Log Information:  We may collect log information about your use of the Website, including the type of browser you use, access times, pages viewed, your IP address, and the page you visited before navigating to our Website.
  • Cookies:  Aurora may use cookies to collect information about visitors and visits to Aurora’s Website.  Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory that help us improve our Website and your experience, see which areas and features of our Website are popular, and count visits.  For more information about cookies, and how to disable them, please see "Your Choices" below.
  • Other similar technologies:  We may also automatically collect information through Web beacons, tracking pixels, and other tracking technologies on our Website. For example, Aurora uses Google Analytics to help us understand your use of our Website and improve your experience. You can learn about opting-out of Google’s collection by visiting this site.

Information Aurora Collects From Other Sources

We may also obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through Aurora’s Website or social media presence.  For example, if you are applying for a job with Aurora, we may collect information about you from third parties, such as social media, identity verification services, and publicly available sources.

Use of Information

We may use information about you for various purposes, including to:

  • Provide, maintain, and improve Aurora’s Website or career outreach;
  • Provide any information you request;
  • Respond to your comments, questions, and requests;
  • Communicate with you about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards, and events offered by Aurora and others, and provide news and information we think will be of interest to you;
  • Monitor and analyze trends, usage, and activities in connection with the Website;
  • Detect, investigate, and prevent fraudulent transactions and other illegal activities and protect the rights and property of Aurora and others;
  • Personalize and improve the Website;
  • Facilitate contests, sweepstakes, and promotions and process and deliver entries and rewards;
  • Link or combine with information we get from others to help understand your needs and provide you with better service; and
  • Carry out any other purpose described to you at the time the information was collected.

Sharing of Information

We may share information about you as follows or as otherwise described in this Privacy Policy:

  • With vendors, consultants, and other service providers who need access to such information to carry out work on our behalf;
  • In accordance with or as required by any applicable law, regulation, or legal process, such as in response to a subpoena, government inquiry, litigation, dispute resolution or similar legal process;
  • When we believe in good faith your actions are inconsistent with our user agreements or policies, or doing so is necessary to either protect the rights, property and safety of Aurora or others or to investigate fraud; 
  • In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by another company;
  • Between and among Aurora and our current and future parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and other companies under common control and ownership; and
  • With your consent or at your direction.

We may also share aggregated or de-identified information that cannot reasonably be linked to you.

Social Sharing Features

The Aurora Website may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools, which let you share information with other media, and vice versa.  Your use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social sharing feature.  For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with social sharing features, please visit the privacy policies of the entities that provide these features.

Advertising and Analytics Services Provided by Others

We may allow others to provide analytics services and serve advertisements on our behalf across the Internet and in applications.  These entities may use cookies, web beacons, device identifiers and other technologies to collect information about your use of the Aurora Website and other websites and applications, including your IP address, web browser, mobile network information, pages viewed, time spent on pages or in apps, links clicked and conversion information.  This information may be used by Aurora and others to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the popularity of certain content, deliver advertising and content targeted to your interests on our Website and other websites and better understand your online activity.  For more information about interest-based ads, or to opt out of having your web browsing information used for behavioral advertising purposes, please visit www.aboutads.info/choices.  

Children’s Privacy

Aurora does not intentionally or knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 16.  If we find out that a child under 16 has given us personal information, we will take steps to delete that information.

Security

Aurora takes reasonable measures to help protect information about you from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.

Transfer of Information to the U.S. and Other Countries

Aurora is based in the United States and the information we collect is governed by U.S. law.  By accessing or using the Website or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing, transfer, and storage of information in and to the U.S. and other countries, where you may not have the same rights and protections as you do under local law.

Linked Sites

The Website may contain links to third-party websites that are not owned or controlled by Aurora. Aurora has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites, including third-party websites enabling our social media presence. Please review the privacy policies of any sites you visit before providing information to or otherwise using those third-party websites.

Your Choices

Cookies

Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default.  If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies.   Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of our Website.

Promotional Communications

You may opt out of receiving promotional messages from Aurora by following the instructions in those messages.  If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional emails, such as those about our ongoing business relations.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at privacy@aurora.tech.

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