Amazon on Tuesday announced plans to hire more than 3,000 new employees in Boston over the next several years. The new corporate positions will primarily be tech-focused, including roles in software development, artificial intelligence, and machine learning, the company said in a press release. The move is notable as Amazon already has a sizable corporate presence in the Boston area, with...
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