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Understanding. Developing. Empowering. Partnering.

Towards a better, safer internet.
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Responding to the global call for a safer, more trusted internet, we've launched the Google Safety Engineering Center.

Led by an experienced team of engineers in Munich, Germany, the Google Safety Engineering Center is the global hub for Google’s Internet safety work. By understanding the problem, developing solutions, partnering with others, and empowering users everywhere, we can build a better, safer Internet for all.

Understanding

We listen to users around the world to understand their concerns about online security.

Developing

We give our team of engineers the space, inspiration, and support to develop the next-generation solutions the internet needs.

Partnering

We listen to users around the world to understand their concerns about online security.

People behind the Google Safety Engineering Center

We'd like to introduce you to some of the people behind the Google Safety Engineering Center in Munich, who work towards a better, safer Internet.

Stephan Micklitz

Director of Engineering

Stephan Micklitz

Germany is where the debate on protecting personal data in many ways began. In 2009, Google moved a significant part of its online security and data privacy work to Munich. Now, it’s extending its commitment to Germany and Internet safety with the Google Safety Engineering Center.

Carmela Acevedo

Software Engineer

Carmela Acevedo

Users should be able to understand as much about online privacy and security as they want to, while always being sure that they are safe.

Jan-Philipp Weber

Engineering Manager

Jan-Philipp Weber

Privacy and security are essential and highly personal; and both should be effortless to achieve.

Anneke Glasius

Interaction Designer

Anneke Glasius

Users need to be able to make informed decisions with regard to their data. Intuitive design solutions help them to tackle those complicated topics.

Jochen Eisinger

Director of Engineering

Jochen Eisinger

We want users to be in control of their online privacy and security without them having to worry about it. Users want to browse the Internet, and we need to provide them with safe and reasonable defaults settings when they do so.

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