Policy Specialist, Legal Removals, Trust and Safety Job at Google – 4.3 in San Francisco, CA

Job Description

Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: Mountain View, CA, USA; San Francisco, CA, USA

Minimum qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent practical experience

3 years of experience in a policy or legal operations role

Preferred qualifications:
Experience working on Legal Removals issues such as internet regulation, content moderation, or human rights

Experience in technology industry business areas (i.e. analytics, operations, software, or internet/online media)

Experience working on diverse, cross-functional, multinational teams

Excellent problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyze and synthesize data to draw insightful conclusions, influence decision-making, and drive strategy development

Excellent project management and communication skills

About the job

Trust & Safety team members are tasked with identifying and taking on the biggest problems that challenge the safety and integrity of our products. They use technical know-how, excellent problem-solving skills, user insights, and proactive communication to protect users and our partners from abuse across Google products like Search, Maps, Gmail, and Google Ads. On this team, you’re a big-picture thinker and strategic team-player with a passion for doing what’s right. You work globally and cross-functionally with Google engineers and product managers to identify and fight abuse and fraud cases at Google speed – with urgency. And you take pride in knowing that every day you are working hard to promote trust in Google and ensuring the highest levels of user safety.

As a Policy Specialist, you will join a team responsible for setting a strategy for Legal Removals’ engagement with product teams and for influencing cross-functional stakeholders to prioritize Legal Removals’ needs.

At Google we work hard to earn our users’ trust every day. Trust & Safety is Google’s team of abuse fighting and user trust experts working daily to make the internet a safer place. We partner with teams across Google to deliver bold solutions in abuse areas such as malware, spam and account hijacking. A diverse team of Analysts, Policy Specialists, Engineers, and Program Managers, we work to reduce risk and fight abuse across all of Google’s products, protecting our users, advertisers, and publishers across the globe in over 40 languages.


Develop and launch scalable policies and processes for handling large volumes of requests. Drive innovation regarding processes and best practices for implementing policies across different legal issues.

Manage legal removals requests and processes. Analyze and resolve requests including copyright, defamation, data protection or government requests.

Serve as a consultant and liaison to internal, cross-functional stakeholders. Partner with technical teams to drive and coordinate the development and maintenance of Legal Removals tools and processes.

Structure and implement projects by creating work plans, gathering and synthesizing relevant data, leading analyses, developing recommendations, analyzing results, and iterating.

Work occasional off-hours coverage rotations and review or be exposed to sensitive content.

Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google’s EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.

About Company

Company: Google – 4.3

Company Location:  San Francisco, CA

Job Category: Legal Jobs, Law Jobs, Regulatory Jobs

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