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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.

‘Raising the bar’ on accessibility and inclusion at Amazon

Amazon employees and partners around the world share stories of their accessibility and inclusion efforts during the 75th observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

Amazon ranks #2 on Forbes World’s Best Employers list

Survey participants rated satisfaction with their employers’ COVID-19 response, economic footprint, talent development, gender equality, and social responsibility.

How an Amazon researcher who is blind advocates for customers with disabilities

Josh Miele, a Principal Accessibility Researcher on our Devices team shares how he’s helping make Amazon more inclusive for people with disabilities.

A reading list to honor Indigenous Peoples Day

Amazon Books editors worked with an Amazon employee affinity group to create a list of books that celebrate the heritage of Indigenous Peoples.

Meeting the Moment

A new series takes viewers behind the scenes to meet the people of Amazon.

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 we’re taking care of employees during COVID-19

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

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.

How Amazon hires

Learn more about Amazon’s Bar Raiser Program.

A message from our CEO and founder

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

A tech job without college

Amazon’s A2Tech program enables associates to build new career paths in technology.

Start your Amazon career

We take our Leadership Principles seriously—we use them every day.
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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.

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.

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.
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6 things that make Amazon a "Best Workplace for Innovators"

Innovation takes place as a part of everyday work. Everyone at Amazon is a builder, and everyone is here because of their desire to deconstruct, and create, on behalf of our 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.

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.
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