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Areas of Interest
What areas of software most interest you at Amazon? *
Teams of Interest
Please select at least one or choose No Preference
Mobile - Mobile Advertising is of of the hottest tech sectors. Advertisers look for ad products that provide a great customer experience. Amazon is uniquely positioned to leverage our culture of customer obsession to build great customer experiences and relevant ads, and change the mobile advertising industry. This team is creative, data driven with a high performance track record in a fast-moving sector.
Self-Service Performance Ads - Amazon.com is building a portfolio of self-service, cost per click advertising programs. This new team will own go to market strategy, adoption, advertiser success and support of existing and new self-service advertising programs. In addition, this team will have functional expertise in marketing, account management, market analysis and program management. Working directly with advertisers we will develop strong feedback mechanisms to inform the product road-map working closely with product managers and developers.
Video Advertising - It's an exciting time to be on the Video Advertising team! We have a number of ideas and projects in our queue that promise to bring Amazon a lot of positive attention. The Video Advertising team builds the front end user interface and back end systems to power Video Advertising on Amazon's robust streaming video platform or access from web browsers, Internet TV's, mobile phones and tablet devices.
Advertising Platforms - Amazon is one of the world's most highly trafficked sites and the delivery of relevant advertising to shopping customers is a key company strategy and repidly growing source of revenue. Amazon's Advertiser Platform team is a highly visible, strategic team. If you are passionate about developing analytical solutions to solve business problems, and you are looking for a team the drives results to help influence Amazon's business decisions, this is the right place for you.
Amazon Live - Amazon Live is a new business unit that integrates audience interactivity into a live streaming video show to create a new shopping experience on Amazon. Our first show is Style Code Live where fashion and beauty enthusiasts connect, chat, shop, and get the inside scoop on the latest trends each day. Join our startup team to help us reinvent shopping, interaction, chat, and video experiences every day! Check us out at www.amazon.com/stylecodelive.
Display Advertising - Amazon.com is continuing to invest in it Worldwide Online Display Advertising business to tap into the growing online advertising market. We are building next-generation advertising products by leveraging Amazon's world-class personalization technologies, unparalleled data, focus on customer experiences and emerging media content. The Custom team is a set of product and project management resources that sit within the Front End Display Advertising Product team. We are able to formulate, vet and execute tailored advertising solutions to meet campaign goals and objectives when standard advertising products leave a gap.
Kindle Advertising - The Kindle Ad Products team is a new business initiative focused on monetizing Kindle devices to enable Amazon to offer these devices at the lowest price point in the market. To do this, we are building a premium advertising platform that is unlike any that exists today. This is a strategic initiative for the company, and we have strong support and buy-in from top mangement.
No Preference
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NE - (NO EXPERIENCE) - indicates you have NO EXPERIENCE (it is not a negative). N - (NOVICE) - indicates that you can read and understand the subject area, but would not be comfortable implementing anything in it. P - (PROFICIENT) - indicates that you are comfortable with the subject area and routinely work in/with it. E - (EXPERT) - indicates that you are extremely proficient, and have a deep technical expertise in the subject. You would be comfortable with personally designing and implementing any project in that area.
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