Headquarters Seattle, WA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1994
Type Company - Public (AMZN)
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year
Competitors Google, Apple, eBay Inc.

What began as Earth's biggest bookstore has become Earth's biggest everything store. Expansion has propelled Amazon.com 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... More

Mission: To be Earth's most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the...More

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Amazon.com Chairman, President, and CEO Jeff Bezos

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Can be amazing for some people, horrible for others

  Current Software Development Manager in Seattle, WA

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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Top 200 World's Most Reputable Companies, Forbes, 2009
America's Most Reputable Company (#1), Forbes, 2011
Top 50 Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2012
Best Global Brands (#20), Interbrand, 2012
Top 10 Most Reputable Companies, Forbes, 2013
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