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Last Updated: August 4, 2016

Leidos, Inc. ("Leidos") is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy statement explains our practices regarding personal information we collect from users of our website located at www.leidos.com. By browsing or submitting personal information through our website, you agree to the terms of this privacy statement and you expressly consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this privacy statement. If you have any questions, please contact our Webmaster.

  • A note about children
  • A note to users outside of the United States
  • Information we collect
  • Information collected by our servers
  • Log files
  • Use of cookies
  • Do not track
  • Analytics services
  • Google Analytics advertising features
  • Use of your personal information
  • Sharing of your personal information
  • Your privacy preferences and opting out
  • Links to other websites
  • Changes to this privacy statement

A Note About Children

We do not intentionally gather personal information from visitors who are under the age of 13. If a child under 13 submits personal information to us and we learn that the personal information is the information of a child under 13, we will attempt to delete the information as soon as possible. If you believe that we might have any personal information from a child under 13, please contact us at privacy@leidos.com .

A Note to Users Outside of the United States

If you are a non-U.S. user of the website, by visiting the website and providing us with data, you acknowledge and agree that your personal information may be processed for the purposes identified in the privacy statement. In addition, your personal information may be processed in the country in which it was collected and in other countries, including the United States where laws regarding processing of your personal information may be less protective than the laws in your country. By providing your data, you consent to such processing and transfers.

Information We Collect

If you request information from www.leidos.com through our on-line contact forms, we ask for and store the information you provide (such as name, email, corporate profile, etc.) to assist us in responding to your request. This information is used for business contacts and to provide you with information which may be of interest to you.

Certain areas of the website may require you to provide your personal information before permitting access to certain resources. For instance, you must provide your business contact information in order to download certain resources we make available to you. This information is used for business contacts and to provide you with information which may be of interest to you.

We collect information from you when you apply for a job with Leidos, including but not limited to, your name, email, phone number, and resume. If you intend to provide us with information of a prior supervisor, reference or other third party, it is your responsibility to obtain such third party's consent to provide this information to us. You are responsible for the information that you provide or make available and you must ensure that it is legal, honest, truthful, accurate and not misleading in any way. You must ensure that the information provided does not contain any material that is obscene, defamatory, or infringing on any rights of any third party, or otherwise legally actionable by such third party.

Information Collected by Our Servers

To make our website more useful to you, our services (which may be hosted by a third party service provider) collect information from you, including your browser type, operating system, internet protocol ("IP") address, domain name, and/or a date/time stamp for your visit.

Log Files

As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes IP addresses, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, operating system, data/time stamp, and clickstream data. We use this information to analyze trends, administer the website, track user movements around the website, gather demographic information about our user base as a whole, and tailor our website to users' needs.

Use of Cookies

We also collect information through the use of cookies. Cookies are small pieces of data, or data files, which are sent by a website to your web browser and are stored on your computer. They are used to understand general traffic patterns on www.leidos.com. The information stored in the cookie is only used for statistical tracking purposes and not for individual identification. In no way does Leidos relate personal information to these traffic pattern statistics.

Cookies are also used to prefill forms so that you do not need to re-enter the data, for example when you apply for a job online. Accepting a cookie does not give us access to any personal information about you stored on your computer. We may use the aggregate data collected through cookies to provide feedback to our web designers, content providers or business managers to assist them in improving our website and services offered.

Do Not Track

We do not currently respond to "do not track" signals from web browsers.

Analytics Services

We use third party analytics services ("Analytics Services") to help analyze how users use our website. The information generated by the cookies or other technologies about your use of our website (the "Analytics Information") is transmitted to the Analytics Services. The Analytics Services use Analytics Information to compile reports on user activity. The Analytics Services may also transfer the Analytics Information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process Analytics Information on their behalf. Each Analytics Service's ability to use and share Analytics Information is restricted by such Analytics Service's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. By using our website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Analytics Services in the manner and for the purposes set out above. For a full list of Analytics Services, please contact us at privacy@leidos.com.

Google Analytics Advertising Features

The website makes use of Remarketing with Google Analytics, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, and Google Analytics' campaign tracking feature. Leidos and third party vendors, including Google, may use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third party cookies together to (i) inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our website and (ii) report how ad impressions, uses of ad services, and interactions with the foregoing are related to your visits to the website.

Use of Your Personal Information

We use your personal information as follows:

· To operate, maintain, and improve our sites, products, and services.

· To respond to comments and questions and provide customer service.

· To send information including confirmations, invoices, technical notices, updates, security alerts, and support and administrative messages.

· To provide you with information which may be of interest to you, including but not limited to, information about promotions, upcoming events, and other news about products and services offered by us and our selected partners.

· To protect, investigate, and deter against fraudulent, unauthorized, or illegal activity.

 

If you apply for a job through our website, we use the personal information you submitted through the application process to process and respond to your job application, including to assess your skills and interest in job opportunities, conduct reference checks, background checks and to verify the information you provide, and for compliance with corporate governance and legal and regulatory requirements. Personal information that you submit may also be added to our candidate database for purposes of considering whether you are suitable for other job vacancies that we may have. If you are hired, we may also use the information collected during the application process for other business purposes relating to your employment.

We may create Anonymous Data records from your personal information by excluding information (such as your name) that makes the data personally identifiable to you. We use this Anonymous Data for our internal business purposes. "Anonymous Data" means data that is not associated with or linked to your personal information; Anonymous Data does not, by itself, permit the identification of individual persons.

Sharing of Your Personal Information

We may share personal information as follows:

  • We may share personal information with your consent.

· We may share personal information with those who need it to do work for us or provide a service to us.

· We may share personal information when we do a business deal, or negotiate a business deal, involving the sale or transfer of all or a part of our business or assets. These deals can include any merger, financing, acquisition, or bankruptcy transaction or proceeding.

· Regardless of any choices you make regarding your personal information (as described below), we may disclose your personal information if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary (a) in connection with any legal investigation; (b) to comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on Leidos; (c) to protect or defend the rights or property of Leidos or users of the website; and/or (d) to investigate or assist in preventing any violation or potential violation of the law.

We reserve the right to disclose Anonymous Data to third parties for their own uses in our sole discretion.

Your Privacy Preferences and Opting Out

To unsubscribe from any newsletters or publications, simply reply to the email address on the bottom of every email we send you.

You may change or request that we delete your personal information at any time by contacting us at privacy@leidos.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to honor your request, but please note that we may be required to keep such information and not delete it (or to keep this information for a certain time, in which case we will comply with your deletion request only after we have fulfilled such requirements). When we delete any information, it will be deleted from the active database, but may remain in our archives. We may also retain your information to detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud or similar purposes.

If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to accept cookies, then you can instruct your browser, by changing its settings, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. Consult your browser's technical information. If you do not accept cookies, however, you may not be able to use all portions of the website. If you have any questions about how to disable or modify cookies, please contact privacy@leidos.com.

You may prevent your data from being collected and used by Google Analytics by opting out through the use of the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-on available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.

Links to Other Web websites

This privacy policy applies only to www.leidos.com. You should be aware that through links you may be directed to other sites that we do not control. Leidos has no control over the privacy policies or practices of these other sites, and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of websites to which we link, list, rank or identify by means of a search. Leidos takes no responsibility for the products, services, policies or actions of third parties or the content of third party websites. We encourage you to be aware when you are leaving our site and to read the privacy policies of each website you visit.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

This privacy statement may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will notify you of any change to our privacy statement by posting the new privacy statement at www.leidos.com/privacy and we will change the "Last Updated" date above. You should consult this privacy statement regularly for any changes.