3.4 of 5 2,804 reviews
Seattle, WA
5000+ Employees
Company - Public (AMZN)
Information Technology
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Google, Apple, eBay Inc.

What began as Earth's biggest bookstore has become Earth's biggest everything store. Expansion has propelled in innumerable directions. While the website still offers millions of books, movies, games, and music, electronics and other general merchandise categories, including apparel and accessories, auto parts, home furnishings, health and beauty aids, toys, and groceries ring up more than 50% of sales...More Video Provided by employer [?]

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Pros: Amazon is doing lot's of cool stuff...but lots of boring stuff too. There are really well run teams...and very badly run teams. The experience for software managers and engineers is all over the board, from really run low operational load teams to… Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Seattle, WA May 2013 – Reviewed Jun 9, 2013

Interview Details – Called out of the blue, asked if I'd be interested in interviewing. Still not entirely sure how they got my name. Had first phone interview the next week, asked no personal questions, all technical in nature. Total of 3 phone interviews and an in-person trip out to Seattle.

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