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​Amazon plans machine learning, software engineering, R&D hiring spree in UK

6 monthes ago   |   By ZDnet

1,000 new 'Silicon Valley' jobs to be created in Manchester, Edinburgh and Cambridge .
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Amazon says it will add 1,000 more employees in the UK, bringing the total to 28,500, bucking the Brexit chill

6 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

A lot of uncertainty hangs over the UK as continues its slow march out of the European Union, but today one of the world's biggest companies announced plans to expand its presence in the country. Amazon today said it would add another 1,000 workers in the UK, including establishing its first corporate and R&D office in Manchester.
Amazon said it also plans to add more people to its R&D bases in Edinburgh and Cambridge - respectively known for developing search technology as well as the AI technology that powers Alexa, among other things. The company says it currently has 27,500 “roles” in...
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Amazon is opening a new office in Manchester as it makes a big bet on research and development in the UK

Amazon is opening a new office in Manchester as it makes a big bet on research and development in the UK

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Amazon announced it's opening a new office in Manchester, UK.
The new office, based in the Hanover Building, will accommodate at least 600 staff.
Amazon is also expanding its research and development teams in Cambridge and Edinburgh.
Amazon has that it's opening up a new office in Manchester, and investing in 1,000 additional research and development jobs in the UK.
Amazon's new Manchester office will open in 2019 and will be based in the Hanover Building in the city's Northern Quarter. It will be big enough to eventually house 600 staff.
UK manager Doug Gurr said: "Manchester was at the...
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Amazon creates 1,000 new UK research roles as tech giants hone in on British talent

Amazon creates 1,000 new UK research roles as tech giants hone in on British talent

6 monthes ago   |   By Telegraph


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Amazon to open Manchester office as it adds 1,000 British jobs

6 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Amazon.com is opening its first office in Manchester, northern England, and expanding two other centers to house 1,000 new R&D roles in what it said was a major new investment in British innovation.
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