Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62.09 - Other information technology and computer service activities

600 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
8 July 2022
Employment effect (start)
8 July 2022
Foreseen end date
31 December 2022


Amazon Web Services (AWS), the cloud service platform of the online retailer Amazon, has announced that it will create 600 jobs in Germany.

According to Amazon, many companies have invested in digital infrastructure during the pandemic, which has increased demand. The jobs are to be created in all areas - in central functions and sales as well as in development and data centre operations. The new positions are to be created over the course of the year.

AWS was founded in 2006 as a subsidiary of online retailer Amazon. AWS has 84 Availability Zones in 26 geographic regions around the world.



Eurofound (2022), AWS, Business expansion in Germany, factsheet number 107085, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/107085.