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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.

New robots, new jobs

Innovation is opening up new career paths in Amazon warehouses.

A look at glamazon through the years

Get to know one of the many affinity groups at Amazon that help connect, support, and empower communities of employees across the globe.

Decentralized innovation

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

Hiring in Arlington

Amazon leases new space in Arlington, VA and starts hiring to create 400 jobs in 2019.

Open to interpretation

How an Amazon designer turned his disability into an advantage.

Tour an Amazon warehouse

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

A tech job without college

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

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 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 recognized as a LinkedIn Top Company in nine countries

Amazon offices around the world named as some of the most desirable places to work in 2019.

How Amazon hires

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

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?

Helping employees pursue new careers through Career Choice

Giving employees the skills and training that enable them to leave Amazon.
Our Leadership Principles
Our Leadership Principles aren't inspirational wall hanging.
These Principles work hard, just like we do.
Dive deep
Amazon's leadership principles displayed on a wall in our Washington DC office

Amazonians speak up

Employees share their experiences working in Amazon fulfillment centers.

Congratulations, Career Choice graduates!

The latest group of Amazon Career Choice graduates are being honored at their schools' graduation ceremonies.

Start your Amazon career

We take our Leadership Principles seriously—we use them every day.
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When someone believes in you

By helping Anthony see his potential, his manager at Amazon opened up a path to the career he wanted.

Customers can now tour Amazon’s Seattle headquarters

Amazon headquarter tours are now available to the public.

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.
Open to interpretation
How an Amazon designer turned his disability into an advantage.
Meet Michael Nesmith
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