Amazon Web Services—the cloud platform subsidiary of Amazon—also advertised for a Head of Product to join its Amazon Managed Blockchain. The job opening indicated a preference for potential applicants experienced with the world of decentralized finance (DeFi).
In addition, Amazon’s Advertising FinTech team was last year searching for a Senior Software Engineer to work on “financial ledger, billing and reconciliation systems.” This particularly vacancy did not make explicit reference to crypto or blockchain technology, but the URL for the vacancy did.
Jassy himself has a history with blockchain, too.
He replaced Jeff Bezos as Amazon CEO after serving as Amazon Web Services CEO, where he launched the cloud platform’s Amazon Managed Blockchain service.
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