SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- Amazon on Tuesday announced plans to expand its Boston Tech Hub in the U.S. state of Massachusetts and create more than 3,000 new corporate and technology jobs over the next several years.
The new roles will support teams across the company, including Alexa, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Amazon Robotics, and Amazon Pharmacy, the announcement said.
The 3,000 jobs will include technology roles in software development, Artificial Intelligence and machine learning, along with non-tech corporate roles in product management, HR, finance, and more. Amazon already employs more than 3,700 people in its Boston Tech Hub, the company said.
Over the last decade, Amazon has invested more than 6.2 billion U.S. dollars in Massachusetts and created more than 20,000 jobs across customer fulfillment, retail, corporate and technology functions.