Jose Castaneda confirmed on Twitter today that on Jan. 28 he will join Google’s policy communications team. Castaneda is currently senior manager of communications for Information Technology Industry Council, and industry group based in D.C. In his new role, Castaneda will focus on regulatory issues. The new job will also require a cross-country move as the Google team he is joining is based in San Francisco. “Extremely excited for the next chapter of my career where I get to join an awesome, talented team,” Castaneda said on Twitter.