Amazon opens new San Diego hub office plans to add 300 jobs


first_img Sasha Foo, September 6, 2018 Posted: September 6, 2018 Sasha Foo 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Amazon is spreading its wings in San Diego. The online retailer is expanding its San Diego office with the addition of 300 new jobs.At the formal grand opening of Amazon’s new tech hub in San Diego’s UTC area, San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer and State Assemblymember Todd Gloria hailed Amazon’s decision to make San Diego one of the company’s 17 high tech hubs outside of Amazon’s headquarters in Seattle.In just under two years, Amazon’s workforce in San Diego has grown from just five employees to about 200. That number is about to increase by more than two fold, with the addition of 300 more jobs.Nate Wiger, who is the General Manager of the San Diego office said the jobs will be technology positions for engineers and researchers who can develop software for Amazon products and services such as AmazonFresh, Prime Now and Amazon Web Services.If you’re interested in applying for one of the 300 new jobs, you can go to amazon.jobs/SanDiego. Amazon opens new San Diego hub office, plans to add 300 jobs Categories: Local San Diego News FacebookTwitterlast_img