Black History Makers


Amazonians building the future

Meet employees with unique backgrounds and perspectives who strengthen our ability to achieve Amazon’s mission of being Earth’s most customer-centric company.

Meet Henry, a senior manager leading a sustainability team within Amazon Transportation services.

Meet Shanika, Leader of Amazon’s Future Engineer initiative, an early childhood-to-career program designed to inspire, educate, and prepare students from underrepresented and underserved communities to pursue computer science.

Meet Rovina, a Principal Product Manager at Amazon charting her own path and building the future for millions of customers.

Our culture

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Our Leadership Principles

Amazon’s culture of inclusion is supported by our 14 Leadership Principles that guide the way we work.

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Careers at Amazon

We actively recruit people from diverse backgrounds and foster an inclusive workplace. Are you ready to come build the future with us?

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Amazon Opportunities
Affinity Groups

Amazon has 12 affinity groups, also known as employee resource groups, which bring Amazonians together across the company in locations around the world.

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Amazon News

We strive to be a top employer for diverse talent, and to make Amazon a place where leaders from all backgrounds want to grow their careers. Representation at all levels is critical to serving all customers and accomplishing this goal, and diverse leaders attract and retain diverse talent. Learn more about our ongoing efforts.

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Celebrating Innovators

Join us in celebrating Black artists, entrepreneurs, and innovators who are building the future.

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Best Talent
Your Voice is Power

Amazon teams up with Pharrell and Georgia Tech to launch a new music remix competition.

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Transforming Community

Amazon manager, Auhzha, believes in a better future for the people of Chicago’s South Side.

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