Cookie policy

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. [By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.] A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Strictly necessary

  • hackajob_app - Cookie from hackajob to store the auth data
  • hackajob_app_cookie_agreement - Cookie from hackajob to store the agreement for cookies
  • wfvt_x - Cookie from Wordfence, a firewall to protect our website https://www.wordfence.com/wordfence
  • _verifiedHuman - Cookie from Wordfence, a firewall to protect our website https://www.wordfence.com/wordfence

Analytical/performance cookies

  • __haj_marketing_parameter - Cookie from hackajob that is tracking the UTM parameters from where a candidate arrived
  • _dd_s - Cookie from Datadog o provide web performance analytics
  • _gat_UA-* - Cookie from Google Analytics with unknown functionality
  • _ga - Cookie from Google Analytics with unknown functionality
  • _gid - Cookie from Google Analytics to store and count pageviews
  • _hp2_id.* - Cookie from Heap Analytics with unknown functionality
  • _hp2_ses_props.* - Cookie from Heap Analytics with unknown functionality
  • _hjid - Cookie from Hotjar to store a unique user ID
  • _hjTLDTest - Cookie from Hotjar with unknown functionality

Functionality cookies

  • sessionSettings - Cookie from hackajob to store session preferences
  • __haj_user_progress - Cookie from hackajob this cookie is to track the progress of the profile setup. 
  • __haj_profile_setup_incompleted -  Cookie from hackajob this cookie is to track the candidates who have profiles incomplete. 
  • __haj_before_redirect_page -  Cookie from hackajob this cookie is used to know to which page to redirect after the login. 
  • __stripe_mid - Cookie from Stripe to provide fraud prevention
  • __stripe_sid - Cookie from Stripe to provide fraud prevention
  • drift_aid - Cookie from Drift with unknown functionality
  • drift_campaign_refresh - Cookie from Drift with unknown functionality
  • driftt_aid - Cookie from Drift with unknown functionality
  • DFTT_END_USER_PREV_BOOTSTRAPPED - Cookie from Drift to store last visit

Targeting cookies

  • _fbp - Cookie from Facebook to store and track visits across websites
  • _gcl_au - Cookie from Google Adsense to store and track conversions
  • prism_* - Cookie from ActiveCampaign to Store and track interaction

[Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies]

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after