Amazon will add 800 tech jobs at its Austin, Texas, location, following Apple’s expanded presence in the city, the company announced Thursday.

The new employees will join the more than 6,600 workers Amazon already has in the Austin area, which already includes more than 1,000 corporate-level workers, The Austin American-Statesman reported. Amazon told the newspaper that it plans to hire the new employees over a period of several years to fill a 145,000-square-foot space in four floors of a North Austin development called The Domain. The employees will be focused on software and hardware engineering, cloud computing and research science.

The Texas capital made Amazon’s shortlist of 20 cities in its search for a second headquarters location. The company ultimately chose New York’s Long

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