Amazon creates 1000 jobs in 3 major UK cities

BEN STEVENS | October 19, 2018

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Amazon is due to bring more than 1000 jobs to the UK as it announces plans to invest in three regional hubs in Manchester, Cambridge and Edinburgh.The lion’s share of the roles will come from its new office in Manchester, set to create 600 software development, machine learning and research and development roles.Meanwhile the online behemoth will expand its existing development centre in Edinburgh creating 250 new roles focused on advertising technology and personalised shopping recommendations. A further 180 jobs will be created at Amazon’s centre in Cambridge, understood to focus on the development of Alexa, drone deliveries and cloud computing.

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