Amazon Interview Questions

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Question 1 of 30

Have you ever had to contact Amazon customer support? If so, describe your experience.

Amazon Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    Have you ever had to contact Amazon customer support? If so, describe your experience.

  2. 2.

    What questions do you have for me?

  3. 3.

    What is the last thing you purchased on Amazon?

  4. 4.

    This role with Amazon is highly technical. What is your understanding of this position and the responsibilities that come with it?

  5. 5.

    Working at Amazon, you will experience changes on a regular basis. When have you had to change a major component of your project due to new information being presented?

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    We want to hire people at Amazon who have the desire to lead others. How many people did you supervise at your last position?

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    Amazon is known for exceptional customer service. What does excellent customer service mean to you?

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    Amazon believes in a diverse perspective. When have you worked with a diverse group of people?

  9. 9.

    What was one question you didn't want me to ask today?

  10. 10.

    Can you talk to me about your GPA during undergraduate/graduate school?

  11. 11.

    We seek to hire highly ambitious people. Where would you like your career with Amazon to take you?

  12. 12.

    We consider research to be the backbone of what we do at Amazon. Do you think it's important to conduct research before beginning a project or would you rather jump right in?

  13. 13.

    Culture fit is important to us at Amazon. How would you describe your personality?

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    We encourage innovation at Amazon. What does innovation mean to you?

  15. 15.

    What would you consider your technical specialty?

  16. 16.

    In your opinion, what has been the biggest advancement in video streaming technology this past year?

  17. 17.

    Tell me about the most interesting project you have worked on this year and the biggest thing you learned from it.

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    At Amazon, we take privacy and confidentiality very seriously. Are you willing to sign a non-disclosure agreement, if hired?

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    Tell me about your greatest work related accomplishment.

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    At Amazon, we seek to hire leaders. Tell me about a time when you took the initiative to improve work related procedures.

  21. 21.

    Have you ever broken a confidentiality agreement?

  22. 22.

    Name 2 benefits of having an Amazon Prime account. Do you have a Prime account?

  23. 23.

    Amazon is a company of pioneers. In which ways are you a pioneer?

  24. 24.

    Do you know anyone who works for Amazon?

  25. 25.

    Amazon has over 300 million active customers. How do you think we can attract an even larger customer base?

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    What is Amazon's company mission, and what does it mean to you?

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    Amazon has 14 leadership principles. Name me 3 of them and how you embody those.

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    How would you rate your performance in this interview so far?

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    Tell me about a time that you have helped a co-worker accomplish an important goal.

  30. 30.

    What qualities do you feel make a leader successful?