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Interviews at Amazon.com

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Amazon.com.
Interview experience
Based on 274 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 272 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 261 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Amazon.com

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
33%
About a week
26%
About two weeks
20%
About a month
14%
More than one month
7%
Most reported steps
Written test
67%
Background check
51%
Problem solving exercises
45%
Phone call/screening
44%
On-site interview
40%
Least reported steps
Presentation
5%
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Amazon.com

  • Its a quick assessment
    Shared on 10 May 2019 - Customer Service Associate - Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Online testing and completion of documentation
    Shared on 27 June 2018 - Virtual customer Service - North America - Work from Home
  • It's pretty standard and straight forward. They would ask the basic interview questions. How would you describe yourself? Provide me with an example of time this happened? Where do you see yourself in…
    Shared on 12 April 2017 - Customer Service Advisor - Cape Town, Western Cape

Interview questions at Amazon.com

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • There was no interview. They do an assessment on a PC to see how good your English and computer skills are.
    Shared on 21 August 2019 - Customer service agent - Cape Town, Western Cape

Interview tips at Amazon.com

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code48%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)26%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)20%
  • Formal (business suit)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Amazon.com

  • Take your time doing the assessment
    Shared on 22 October 2019 - Customer Service Representative - Gardens, Western Cape
  • Just be yourself
    Shared on 10 May 2019 - Customer Service Associate - Cape Town, Western Cape