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10 high-paying, remote jobs that Amazon wants to fill now

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This year, Amazon was named by LinkedIn as one of the most attractive employers in America, with perks and benefits that include paid time off and a $5,000 check if you decide to quit.

For those who think the e-commerce behemoth could be the place for them, FlexJobs has sorted through its list of online postings to see what positions at Amazon offer great pay as well as a remote or telecommuting option. Salary data is from Payscale, and the descriptions are directly from the job listings provided by Amazon.

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Check the list below to see what high-paying, flexible positions you may want to apply to:

1. Cloud Architect, Public Sector Partners

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position is based in New York and requires its candidates to have a bachelor of arts or a bachelor of science degree, and at least seven years of experience designing, implementing or consulting with distributed applications.

Median salary: $116,398

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2. Senior Solutions Architect 

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position is based in California and requires its candidates to have eight years of software development and/or implementation experience.

Median salary: $116,398

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3. Global Executive Program Manager

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position requires its candidates to have a four-year degree and seven to 10 years of industry experience. Traveling is also part of this role.

Median salary: $111,447

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4. DevOps Consultant

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position requires candidates to have at least five years of industry experience, an IT-focused bachelor's degree, excellent communication skills and the flexibility to travel.

Median salary: $91,618

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5. Senior Cloud Technical Account Manager

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position is based in Florida and requires its candidates to have at least seven years of industry experience, a relevant bachelor's degree and flexibility to travel.

Median salary: $80,328

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6. Business Development Manager, Health and Human Services

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position is based in California and requires its candidates to develop and deliver strategies that help with program transformations in the health and human services field.

Median salary: $71,183 annually

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7. Principal Business Development Manager, Security Intelligence

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position requires its candidates to work on defining go-to market programs, executing business development plans and managing complex contract negotiations. An MBA is preferred by applicants and 30-40 percent of this role will require traveling.

Median salary: $71,183

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8. Linguist, Chinese Mandarin

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position requires its candidates to be fluent in Chinese Mandarin and to have experience transcribing and translating documents.

Median salary: $64,085

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9. Digital Platform Marketing Leader

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position requires its candidates to have a minimum of 15 years of marketing experience and a bachelor's degree.

Median salary: $63,922

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10. Finance Data and Reporting Analyst

Job requirements: This full-time telecommuting position requires candidates to have a high school diploma and experience with applications like MS Excel, Java, SQL and Python.

Median salary: $60,898

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