E-commerce major Amazon is looking to fill in 2,000 job positions in technical and non-technical department across its various divisions in India, Business Line reported.
“We have over 2,000 open job positions of which, 50 per cent are for tech and 50 per cent are for non-tech roles and this number is growing as we speak,” Deepti Varma, HR Director of the company was quoted by the paper.
As listed on the Amazon Jobs website, the company has about 587 vacancies in Bengaluru and 374 vacancies in Hyderabad. The report added that the company will be hiring for Amazon.com, Amazon.in, Amazon Web Services and its Devices division and many others.
“Some of the open job positions are: software development engineer, program manager -business quality, vendor operations associate, manager – risk investigations, quality assurance technician – amazon appstore, business analyst, associate site merchandiser, senior program manager – amazon pay, among many others,” read the report.
Amazon, globally has a total workforce of 600,000 employees of which 50,000 are employed in India, making the sub-continent the second largest workforce centre for Amazon after US, the report said, adding that the Seattle based e-commerce giant laid off several hundred people at its headquarters and hundreds more at various other location globally.