Privacy Statement 


Controller is Silvasti Software Oy. 

Controller Contact Details 

Silvasti Software Oy 
Piippukatu 11 
40100 Jyväskylä 

Tel. +358104207550 
Business ID: 2172313-6 

Register Name 

Recruitment register of Silvasti Software Oy. 

Purpose and Reason for Processing Personal Data 

Personal data is stored related to recruitment process of Silvasti Software Oy. This data includes only information relevant to the recruitment process. 

Background information checks about applicant may be acquired with applicant’s consent depending on the position to be filled. 

Silvasti Software Oy may also use suitability assessment in the recruitment process with applicant’s consent. The suitability assessment is always done by a certified and reliable party. 

By submitting a job application to Silvasti Software Oy, the applicant agrees to the use and storage of the data according to this privacy statement 

Data Content 

Personal data collected and processed related to the recruitment process includes information such as 

  • Basic information: Name, address, date of birth, email address, phone number, LinkedIn-profile address. 
  • Background information: Work experience, education, professional certificates, language proficiency, IT skills, hobbies, acquired training and positions of trust 
  • Information related to job application: Work status, work interests, employment expectations: working hours, form of employment, work site, salary request and references 

Personal data includes job application attachments such as the open application and curriculum vitae. Additionally, background checks and suitability assessments may also be included if applicable. 

Retention Period of Personal Data 

Personal data is stored in the recruitment register only if it is appropriate for the recruitment process. 

Open job application data is stored for three months before deletion. The applicant’s information can also be deleted earlier upon request. 

Personal data related to a specific job application will be removed after the recruitment process is finalised. Removal of personal data is done no later than three months after the application period has started. 

Regular Data Sources 

Personal information directly received from the applicant in a job application or open application is recorded to the recruitment register. In addition, interviewers participating in the recruitment process can save information received in an interview to the register. 

Silvasti Software Oy can receive additional information from a third party after receiving consent from the applicant. This includes information from references, authorities or from possible suitability assessments. 

Regular Disclosure of Data 

Personal information will not be disclosed to a third party without receiving explicit consent from the applicant. Silvasti Software Oy may be required by or under mandatory law disclose your personal data to authorities. 

Data Transfer Outside European Union or European Economic Area 

Personal information as a rule is not transferred to locations outside the EU/EEA area. It is possible that personal data can be stored in servers located outside EU/EEA or technical support may be asked outside EU/EEA. In these cases, data privacy is ensured in accordance with data privacy legislation and other regulations. 

Principles of Data Protection 

Any possible manual material is stored on locked premises where only designated people may access it when it is necessary for them for realising their work. 

Only authorised employees or partners may access digital material using their personal login credentials. There are different levels of access rights, and each user is granted sufficient rights for their work but in a limited manner as possible. 

Data Subject’s Rights 

According to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), data subjects of our data processing registers have special rights. 

1. Data subject’s right of access (right to inspection) 

The data subject has the right to inspect what data about them is stored in the register. The right to inspection may be rejected based on legal grounds. The use of the right to inspection is primarily free. 

2. Data subject’s right to rectification, erasure or restriction of processing 

The data subject has the right to rectify data about them. The data subject also has the right to demand the controller to restrict the use of their personal data, for instance, in a situation wherein the data subject is awaiting a reply to their request concerning the rectification or erasure of their data. 

3. Data subject’s right to data portability 

For the parts that the data subject has provided data to the marketing register and it is processed based on the data subject’s consent or assignment, the data subject has the right to receive this kind of data primarily in machine-readable format. In addition, the data subject has the right to transfer this data to another controller. 

4. Data subject’s right to lodge a complaint with the data protection authority 

The data subject has the right to lodge a complaint to the supervisory data protection authority if the controller has not complied with the applicable data protection regulations in their operations. 

5. Other rights 

If personal data is processed based on the data subject’s consent, the data subject has the right to revoke their consent by notifying us. 

All requests concerning data subject’s rights should be sent by email to