March 8, 2021

Amazon Launches Cryptocurrency Payment Service

American giant Amazon is developing a new service that will allow its customers to shop in digital currency. This is stated in the company's vacancy announcements.

The company is currently developing a technicalteam for a project to implement a new payment product - digital currency. A pilot project is planned to be launched in Mexico. This will allow local residents to buy cryptocurrency for cash and then use it to purchase goods or services.

Software development specialistsAmazon Softwares must hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or equivalent with more than three years of distributed software implementation management experience.

According to LinkedIn, the job was posted on February 4.

Ahead of the job posting, Amazon announced that the company's founder and CEO Jeff Bezos plans to step down as CEO.

Following Tesla Motors' announcement of the $ 1.5 billion purchase of Bitcoin (BTC), a number of large global companies announced the provision of cryptocurrency-related services.