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From packaging engineers to Amazon Go chefs to robotics experts, we employ more than 200,000 people in the U.S and over 560,000 worldwide.

Our employees bring peculiar ideas and diverse backgrounds to our teams, and find a place at Amazon.

Get to know a few of the employees that make the magic behind the smile happen.

What a catastrophic injury can’t take away

Kevin Blackburn thought he would never work again, but a nonprofit partnership with Amazon gave him a second chance.

What are you thankful for?

Amazonians at our Seattle HQ share what they're thankful for.

6 tips from Jeff Bezos' re:MARS fireside chat

Jeff Bezos speaks candidly at re:MARS, on getting support for ideas, big bets, knowing when to throw in the towel, and more.

Avoiding the perils of scrappy

Jeff Wilke discusses Amazon’s approach to leadership, including the company’s newest leadership principle.

Admiration, running, and AI

Meet the Ralf Herbrich, co-head of our Core Artificial Intelligence (AI) group.

What is Career Choice?

We want to make it easier for Amazonians to pursue their aspirations, but it can be difficult in this economy to have the flexibility and financial resources to teach yourself new skills. So we offer our hourly associates the Career Choice program.

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.

Our global offices

We've grown a lot over the last 20 years, with corporate offices around the world.

The surprising way one Amazon warehouse tour ended

See how a fulfillment center tour and a flash of inspiration led to a new career.

Tour an Amazon warehouse

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

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

More than 3,300 Bar Raisers at Amazon provide diverse, unbiased points of view during the interview process.
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Blind since birth, writing code at Amazon since 2013

Michael Forzano said he has a good “mental map of the structure of the code,” which allows him to help colleagues and provide unique feedback to his team.

Amazon has its own symphony orchestra

One of the largest company orchestras in the U.S. plays concerts to benefit local charities.

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.
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Behind the scenes with Amazon Fashion’s ultimate insider.
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Amazonians speak up

Employees share their experiences working in Amazon fulfillment centers.

Meet some amazing entrepreneurs and associates who deliver smiles

Hear from some of the people who work in roles across the operations organization, to ensure your packages are delivered.
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