Excited about breaking new ground?  Come join us!

Our legal team is deeply involved in every aspect of Amazon’s diverse set of businesses and operations, from exploring ground-breaking new products and services to bringing our best ideas to market and operating effectively at global scale. We are integral members of Amazon teams disrupting established ways of doing business for the benefit of our customers – whether it’s reading books on a device (Kindle), providing just about anything you need fast (Amazon.com; PrimeNow), establishing the cloud as the place to do business (AWS), delivering packages by drone (PrimeAir), launching new TV shows (Golden Globe-winning Transparent and Mozart in the Jungle for Best Television Series—Musical or Comedy) and many others. The scope of our work is truly incredible.

To keep up with Amazon’s growing list of exciting business opportunities, we are looking for outstanding legal professionals who thrive on big challenges, think creatively and analytically to solve hard problems, and consistently deliver great results despite the odds.  We want people who are excited about working with innovative and disruptive businesses to deliver incredible customer experiences.   

The legal team is hiring for all levels, including Corporate Counsel, Senior Corporate Counsel, Associate General Counsel, Contracts Managers, Legal Assistants, and Executive Assistants for roles to support our rapidly growing and evolving businesses.

As a member of our team, you will be surrounded by exceptionally talented, bright, and passionate people.  You will work in a high-energy, yet casual environment (yes, dogs are allowed here).  You will be part of a culture centered on the customer.   We take working hard, having fun, and making history seriously – if that sounds interesting, join us.  We are always looking for top talent!

Amazon Arlington, VA, USA
Sep 27, 2021
Full time
Work hard, have fun, make history. That's what we do every day at Amazon. Would you like the opportunity to work on projects that impact all of our unique and cutting-edge lines of business? Do you enjoy interfacing with teams around the globe? As Corporate Counsel, Real Estate, you will work with Amazon’s existing real estate attorneys to support Amazon’s NA Operations and Fulfillment teams and partner with them to lease, launch and manage Amazon's NA Operations and Fulfillment facilities. This position structures, drafts and negotiates agreements, manages outside counsel, and counsels internal business clients on: · Sourcing operations, fulfillment and transportation facilities, including acquisitions, leasing agreements (both existing facilities and build-to-suits), and land use and zoning issues; · Property management agreements; · Construction agreements; · Procurement contracts; and · Other commercial transactions, ranging from standard contracts to complex,...
Amazon Arlington, VA, USA
Sep 27, 2021
Full time
Project Kuiper is an initiative to launch a constellation of Low Earth Orbit satellites that will provide low-latency, high-speed broadband connectivity to unserved and underserved communities around the world. We are looking for a stellar lawyer to be embedded with the Kuiper team and lead fast-paced, complex negotiations on a variety of cutting-edge space technologies such as satellite components (propulsion, solar arrays, PCB, reaction wheels, harnesses, etc.), ground infrastructure, and customer terminals. You will support and elevate the Kuiper team by reviewing, drafting, and negotiating a variety of contracts in your orbit, including component purchase agreements, license agreements, design services agreements, and manufacturing agreements and providing advice on software development, intellectual property, supply chain issues, and a variety of other legal issues as they arise. The successful candidate will develop strategies for handling legal issues in creative,...
Amazon Arlington, VA, USA
Sep 27, 2021
Full time
Amazon's Operations Legal Department is looking for a talented attorney to support our health and safety legal team. The scale and complexity of our worldwide safety and health program is exceptional and rapidly growing. We are looking for an attorney to support Amazon’s Operations and Worldwide Health & Safety team to develop industry leading safety solutions for our employees and service providers. You will be a part of a team responsible for counseling our Operations business on a broad range of health and safety regulatory compliance matters and global security matters. Principal duties include developing compliance policies and procedures, providing day-to-day compliance guidance to the health and safety team, working cross-functionally with other teams to ensure compliance, and resolving issues that arise during agency interactions including inspections. Some travel, domestic and international, will be required. Qualified candidates must have two or more years of legal...
Amazon Santa Monica, CA, USA
Sep 27, 2021
Full time
Amazon's Legal Department is looking for a talented commercial attorney to support Amazon Web Services, a dynamic and rapidly growing business within Amazon.com. Amazon Web Services is at the forefront of the cloud computing industry providing IT infrastructure services such as on-demand compute capacity, storage, content delivery, database services, and more. This Associate Corporate Counsel will primarily support AWS's sales and marketing teams in the U.S. and Latin America, negotiating, drafting and advising on strategic enterprise agreements and technology licensing agreements, advising on regulatory and compliance issues, and assisting with marketing initiatives and global expansion. Typical transactions will range from standard contracts to complex, high-dollar-value strategic agreements. The role includes participating in other Amazon Web Services legal projects, including managing legal issues that arise in existing commercial relationships and handling pre-litigation...
Amazon Newark, NJ, USA
Sep 27, 2021
Full time
Good storytelling starts with great listening. At Audible, the same people who design, develop, and deploy our products also happen to use them. To us, that speaks volumes and helps to explain why each role and every project at Audible has our customer in mind. Since its founding in 1995, Audible remains a company that has been defined by its entrepreneurial spirit. The company is led by pioneers and inventors who are not afraid to disrupt the status quo, and who apply that innovative approach to everything they do—from revolutionizing an art form to enacting positive change in the cities and countries in which Audible operates. We work backwards from big visions and we value shared honesty—building the deepest comradery and trust and, through it, a more meaningful work experience. When Audible moved to Newark in 2007, we made it our mission to directly improve the lives of students, entrepreneurs and residents across Newark, as well as encourage employees to live, serve and play...
Amazon Newark, NJ, USA
Sep 27, 2021
Full time
Good storytelling starts with great listening. At Audible, that means each role and every project has our audience in mind. Because the same people who design, develop, and deploy our products also happen to use them. To us, that speaks volumes. ABOUT THIS ROLE As Corporate Counsel, you will be a key member of Audible's Content Legal team providing legal support on Audible's expanding Original Content initiatives. You will work on a variety of complicated and sophisticated transactions as well as provide day-to-day strategic and legal advice to stakeholders throughout the company. As Corporate Counsel you will... · Structure, draft, negotiate, and review for execution a variety of agreements for original audio content production, primarily focused on rights acquisition, content creation, production, performance, and distribution agreements. · Act as lead production counsel on new productions, including providing analysis and advice in connection with intellectual property matters...