GitHub is seeking a Senior Manger of Trust and Safety - we call it User Policy - to join the Legal and Policy organization and lead a team of top-notch Trust and Safety professionals dedicated to ensuring a safe, productive, and welcoming environment to developers all over the world. GitHub’s impact is global, and our role in the support of open source software and global software collaboration is key to creativity, innovation, and success in software transformation everywhere. GitHub is also experiencing a continuous wave of incredible growth and innovation on our platform, with many users joining every day looking to collaborate and learn, which means this team and its importance continue to grow over time. The mission for the User Policy team and its manager is core to GitHub’s mission and key to our success.
The head of the User Policy team and the team itself use their experience from the daily contact with users and user-generated content, and their daily application of our content moderation policies, to the continuous refinement fo our user policies. Those policies in turn help shape the developer experience on GitHub and allow the communities on GitHub to thrive, all thanks to the effective and open collaboration between other teams within the Legal and Policy organization, including public Policy and Legal Support. We believe strongly in working together and from first principles, questioning tradition and basic industry assumptions, and being attuned to the unique GitHub culture that we are developing together. We value diversity of thought and experience, deep intellectual engagement with one’s subject matter, intellectual curiosity, innovation, social awareness, and high emotional intelligence. We also want to hire a Senior Manager with experience managing professionals working on UGC trust and safety issues, who can be attuned to the needs of such professionals and help ensure a healthy and high functioning team.
Who We Are:
GitHub is the developer company. Over 40 million people use GitHub to build amazing things together across 100 million repositories. We make it easier for developers to be developers: to work together, to solve challenging problems, to create the world’s most important technologies. We foster a collaborative community that can come together—as individuals and in teams—to create the future of software and make a difference in the world.
Why You Should Join:
At GitHub, we constantly strive to create an environment that allows our employees (Hubbers) to do the best work of their lives. We've designed one of the coolest workspaces in San Francisco (HQ), where over half of our Hubbers work, snack, and create daily. The other half of our Hubbers work remotely in 18 countries across the globe.
We are also committed to keeping Hubbers healthy, motivated, focused and creative. We've designed our top-notch benefits program with these goals in mind. In a nutshell, we've built a place where we truly love working, we think you will too.
GitHub is made up of people from a wide variety of backgrounds and lifestyles. We embrace diversity and invite applications from people of all walks of life. We don't discriminate against employees or applicants based on gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy status, veteran status, or any other differences. Also, if you have a disability, please let us know if there's any way we can make the interview process better for you; we're happy to accommodate!
Please note that benefits vary by country, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask your Talent Partner.