Use all the tools at your disposal to beat the competition and get hired at Amazon.com. While the competition is fierce, learning about the recruitment process and reading useful tips and tricks will give your application an edge.


How To Write a Job Application

In this economy where there are so many graduates applying for jobs, you need to make sure your application grabs the attention of recruiters. The first step is to get your résumé and cover letter right. They should be relatively short (one-two pages) and they should only include relevant work experience. They should explicitly state why you have the right experience and skills for the job you are applying to at Amazon.com.

Interview

Landing an interview at Amazon.com is not easy! Be sure you make it count. Come prepared with a hard copy of your résumé, cover letter, and references. Be prepared with Amazon.com–specific questions to ask your interviewer at the end of the interview.

Assessments

It is extremely common for Amazon.com to give employees a skills assessment, personality test, or aptitude test. Prepare for these exams in advance to make sure you land the job you want.


Job Interview: What Are Your Strengths and Weaknesses?

Choose from our experts’ list of popular strengths and weaknesses.

Strengths:

  • Assessing employee needs
  • Motivating staff
  • Public speaking

Weaknesses:

  • Any area of knowledge like a software package (something which can be easily learned)
  • Too detail oriented
  • Not skilled at delegating tasks

List of Popular Jobs at Amazon.com

Here are some of the open positions available at Amazon.com:

Business AnalystManagement TraineeFinancial Analyst
ConsultantService ManagerProgram Manager

List of Hiring Assessments

Amazon.com pre-employment tests include the following:

CashierSupplementsCaliper Profile Test
Account Clerk, SeniorAccount ClerkEntry-Level Clerical

Amazon Career Opportunities

Click on the job you want to go directly to the application.

TitleLocation
AWS Big Data ConsultantBaltimore, MD
ICQA Data & Reporting AnalystBaltimore, MD
AMAZON ALEXA – Senior Software Development Engineer on Machine Learning Team Boston, MA
Amazon Books AssociateAustin, TX
Regional Partner Development Manager, Amazon Web Services (Chicago)Chicago, IL
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Company Details

Company Address: 410 Terry Ave.

City: Seattle

State: WA

Postal Code: 98108-1226

Phone Number: (888)280-3321

Website: www.amazon.com

Industry: Business Services

Sub-industry: Business Services

SIC Code: 7,374