A GOOGLE engineer has died following a leap he took from the company's headquarters. The 31-year-old man, who has yet to be identified, jumped from the 14th floor of the company's 15-floor headquarters building in New York City around 11.30pm Thursday. 1 The man jumped from the 14th floor of the company's headquarters building in New York CityHe was found unconscious by authorities after police had received multiple phone calls reporting the incident. Officers rushed the Google engineer to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead, The Daily Mail reported. Both of the Google employee deaths came not long after Google laid off roughly 12,000 of its global workforce.