Best Buy to hire 1,000 workers over next two years, including spots in San Diego

Posted at 1:20 PM, Sep 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-02 17:31:06-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Best Buy is planning to hire about 1,000 new employees in San Diego and three other cities over the next two years.

The company says the new workers will be working for its digital technology team. Best Buy added that 30% of those hires will specifically be Black, Latinx, Indigenous, and women talent.

Positions include full-time spots for product managers, engineers, data scientists, and user experience designers in its local technology offices.

"With millions relying on tech to learn, work and stay connected, this team is responsible for implementing tech innovations that enhance the customer experience, in-store and online," the company's announcement said. "From working on the company's website and mobile app, the digital and technology team works to ensure that customers get what they need, when and where they want it, every single day."

For more information on the digital technology team, click here, and the open positions will be posted online, here. The position will be filled in San Diego, Boston, Seattle, and Minneapolis.