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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.

Amazonians bring their parents to work

Each year thousands of parents visit Amazon campuses during Bring Your Parents to Work Day, but how much do they know about their child's job?

30,000 permanent jobs available across the country

The largest job fair in the U.S. will feature Amazon Career Day events in Arlington, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Nashville, and Seattle.

Look what the cat can't drag in

An Amazon employee didn't know how to code. That didn't stop him from using machine learning to invent a pet door that solved a disgusting problem.

What a longtime Amazonian told his daughter before her Amazon interview

SPOILER: He shared the same advice he'd given to strangers - a key tip for anyone aspiring to work at Amazon.

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.

New robots, new jobs

Innovation is opening up new career paths in Amazon warehouses.

Skills today for tomorrow’s jobs

Amazon pledges to upskill 100,000 U.S. employees by 2025 through programs like Amazon Technical Academy.

Start your Amazon career

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

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.

Tour an Amazon warehouse

Go behind the scenes to learn how Amazon gets your packages to you so quickly.

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.

How Amazon hires

The story (and song) behind Amazon’s Bar Raiser Program

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.

"These people are my family"

More than a job, a manager finds an extended family through her Amazon co-workers after her daughter’s cancer diagnosis.
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

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?

A tech job without college

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

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.
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Decentralized innovation

As tech becomes increasingly coastal, Amazon continues to hire in tech hubs across North America.

Open to interpretation

How an Amazon designer turned his disability into an advantage.

Hiring in Arlington

Amazon leases new space in Arlington, VA and starts hiring to create 400 jobs in 2019.
Diversity and inclusion
Amazon’s mission is to be the earth’s most customer-centric company, and this mission is central to our work in diversity and inclusion.
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