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Amazon is hiring semiconductor engineers to make its cloud better at streaming video

Jordan Novet

The video-focused division of Amazon Web Services has hired two FPGA specialists and has job openings for more. AWS already offers raw FPGAs for rent by the hour. Amazon AMZN Web Services is loading up on engineers at a semiconductor unit in Portland, Oregon, where the cloud business is focused on improving video processing speeds.