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A four-pawed step for a corgi, one giant leap for workplace culture
Rufus' human parents remember life with Amazon's first canine staffer. Meet rufus
Working at Amazon
We seek top talent from all industries and a range of backgrounds, from MBA graduates to veterans and military spouses, who join our offices around the world. People who succeed at Amazon have something in common—they are customer-centric, they are leaders and they are innovators.

How Amazon interns are building the future, from home

Halfway through our first entirely virtual summer internship, Amazon interns all across the globe share their experiences.

"Alexa, play music by veterans"

Partnering with Amazon Music, Nashville nonprofit CreatiVets gives veterans a voice and fosters healing through creative expression.

Reflecting on resistance—51 years ago, and today

Honoring Black activists and leaders who "gave us freedom to love so loudly today."

Frontline virology experts share COVID-19 knowledge with Amazon employees

Watch Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center experts discuss the latest research and understanding of the pandemic.

Meeting the Moment

A new series takes viewers behind the scenes of Amazon to meet some of the employees who are delivering smiles.

How we’re taking care of employees during COVID-19

Learn more about our focus on safety, pay, benefits, and job creation.

Compensation and benefits

Recently named No.1 on LinkedIn’s 2018 Top Companies list, No. 1 on the Harris Poll’s Corporate Reputation survey, and No. 2 in Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies list, Amazon is proud of our ability to create great jobs with great benefits for all employees.

How a door became a desk, and a symbol of Amazon

Today, Amazon offices around the world are filled with door desks, based on Bezos’ early design.

Amazon donates $10 million to organizations supporting justice and equity

Donations to the NAACP, National Urban League, and United Negro College Fund, among others, seek to support education and justice for Black communities across the U.S.

A message from our CEO and founder

March 21, 2020 letter from Jeff Bezos to Amazon employees.

How Amazon hires

Learn more about Amazon’s Bar Raiser Program.

Hire power: How Amazonians ‘raise the bar’ with every interview

More than 3,600 Bar Raisers at Amazon provide diverse, unbiased points of view during the interview process.

A tech job without college

Amazon’s A2Tech program enables associates to build new career paths in technology.
Our Leadership Principles
Our Leadership Principles aren't inspirational wall hanging.
These Principles work hard, just like we do.
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Amazon's leadership principles displayed on a wall in our Washington DC office

Select awards & recognition

Since day one we have strived to be the Earth’s most customer centric company, so we’re always excited to be recognized for the work we do on behalf of customers.

COVID-19 update: More ways Amazon is supporting employees and contractors

The health and safety of our employees and contractors around the world continues to be our top priority as we face the challenges and questions associated with COVID-19.
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How to build your own Amazon door desk

Learn from an original Amazon employee how to turn frugality into furniture. It just takes a few supplies and six simple steps.

45,000 and counting

Amazon now has more than 45,000 employees in our hometown, Seattle. Discover why our employees joined, why they stay, and why their ID badges aren't all the same color.

The stories behind the peculiar building names at Amazon's headquarters

Bigfoot, Houdini, and Nessie have all taken up residence on Amazon’s Seattle urban campus, but how did they end up there?
Committed to a sustainable future
Amazon is making big changes to protect the planet.
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