Headquarters Sunnyvale, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Operated By Amazon.com
Founded 2004
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Information Technology

Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile devices like the Kindle family of products. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc.

Since then, we have worked to produce best-selling tablets with breakthrough hardware technology, e-readers that have revolutionized reading, and Fire TV, a tiny yet...
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Mission: To make available in less than 60 seconds every book, ever written, in any language, in print or out of print; and bring the same ease-of-use, deep integration and...More

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Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile devices like the Kindle family of products. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc.

Since then, we have worked to produce best-selling e-readers and tablets, as well as new inventions like Fire TV and Fire phone. What will you help us create?

Work hard. Have fun. Make history. 


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Working at Amazon Lab126

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Employees say it's “OK”   95 ratings

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76% Approve of the CEO   10 ratings

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Jeff Bezos

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Could be the best job I've ever had

  Current Operations in Sunnyvale, CA

Pros: Open, transparent work environment.
Fast pace, never a dull moment.
Consumer electronic products are very cool.
Great people on my team, some of the guys in Engineering are top notch.
Operations has a big say in decisions, not just Engineering…
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No Offer – Interviewed in San Jose, CA Jun 2014 Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interview Details – After reading about Lab126's reviews on the company, I am CONVINCED that this company's management is mediocre. VERY mediocre.

I was scheduled to be interviewed for an engineer manager position by someone up in the management chain. He changed on the last minute and had a principal engineer…
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Interview Question:
Nothing was difficult for me to answer. The 1st phone screen with the principle engineer was 10x harder than the 2nd phone screen, and I nailed it. Mostly data structure, some programming language… View Answer

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Amazon Lab126 Awards & Accolades

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Innovation Award, The Economist, 2011
The World's Most inDemand Employers, LinkedIn, 2013
Top 10 Most Reputable Companies, Forbes, 2013
World's Most Innovative Companies, Forbes, 2013
Best Global Brands, Interbrand, 2013
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