To get a sense of where Amazon is going, we regularly look at where they’re hiring. Here are 11 interesting areas in which Amazon is growing headcount this week:
1. Prime Air Flight Safety Officer
Amazon Prime Air is seeking flight flight safety officers with sound judgment and strict flight discipline. Success will require attention to detail, strong decision making, a safety-oriented attitude, and enthusiasm for Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) technology.
2. Culinary Product Developer – Fresh Food, Amazon Go
We are looking for an entrepreneurial, creative, collaborative food professional to join our commercialization team. You will work on all stages of product development with a specific focus on food manufacturing. As a primary point of contact for both internal and external vendors you will leverage your experience in culinary development, specification creation, and production execution.
3. Principal Product Management, Alexa Automotive
The Amazon Alexa Automotive team is looking for an industry veteran to lead our product management team. This person will lead the product team to drive Alexa, the voice controlled AI behind the Amazon Echo, into automobiles.
4. Head of Business – Healthcare, Asia Pacific and Japan, AWS
Would you like to be a key member of the Asia Pacific and Japan AWS business team focused on increasing adoption of Amazon Web Services in Healthcare? Do you have the business savvy and the technical background necessary to help establish Amazon as a key technology platform provider in the Asia Pacific and Japan Public Sector customer segment? You will have the exciting opportunity to help drive the growth and shape the future of an emerging technology in this highly strategic market segment.
5. Senior Category Manager, Private Label
The Amazon Consumables Private Label team is creating a global portfolio of premium consumables products to meet Prime customers’ daily needs. We are seeking a highly motivated Senior Category Manager with a healthy obsession for the rapidly evolving world of consumer packaged goods, online grocery delivery, and product innovation to join our team and help us change the everyday lives of our global customers. The Category Manager will identify/evaluate new category opportunities and manage our ongoing P&Ls.
6. Senior Product Marketing Manager, Amazon Pay Web and Mobile
We are seeking an accomplished product marketing leader to create, drive, and implement the go-to-market strategy for Amazon Pay’s web and mobile offerings for merchants.
7. Principal Product Manager – Technical, Alexa Shopping
As a Principal Product Manager for Alexa Shopping, you will have an enormous opportunity to impact the customer experience, design, architecture, and implementation of cutting-edge products and services. You will drive product strategy and definition, and collaborate with engineering to develop and launch features
8. Amazon Air Program Manager, Network Planning
Air Network Planner (Planner) will be responsible for the effective design of Amazon’s aviation transportation network. Through data analysis, modeling, collaboration with internal stakeholders and industry research our Planners will contribute to the design of an optimal Amazon Air transportation network maximizing asset utilization.
9. Sr. Program manager, Data Center Capacity Planning
Data center capacity planning owns the supply plan for data center power and space in response to the customer forecasts. We own initiatives to model and improve the utilization of our power, cooling and space infrastructure in our data centers so that we are generating capacity at the lowest possible cost.
10. Sr. Program Manager, Space Planning – Amazon Go
Amazon Go is looking for an exceptionally motivated and talented Sr. Program Manager with a strong customer focus, analytical skills and entrepreneurial spirit to join the Amazon Go space planning team.
11. Sr. Global Commodities Manager – Prime Air
We’re looking for an outstanding Senior Global Commodity Manager (Sr. GCM). The Sr. GCM is responsible for developing, communicating, and executing sourcing strategies relative to their respective hardware development areas and develop and execute the necessary contractual framework. This role will manage the business relationship with our key suppliers to ensure full supply chain support to deliver on time, high quality and cost effective materials.