D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm Member Technical Interview Questions

Updated Apr 10, 2014
Updated Apr 10, 2014
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Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Hyderābād (India)
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hyderābād (India)
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm in December 2013.

Interview Details

1 telephonic round : Mostly Technical around C/C++ , Networking ,OS .
2 Rounds In house:
Interview panel size - 2
Mostly C++ , operating system , DBMS , networking basics.
1 HR round : Mostly my likes , dislikes , why am I switching . etc. I think this was the round where I nailed it.
A lot of background check followed

Interview Questions
  • How do you implement all OOP principles in C   View Answer
Negotiation Details
I had to negotiate a bit (even though the initial offer was way better than my current salary) and succeeded.
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Difficult Interview

Other Interview Reviews for D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm

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    Member Technical Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Written test containing both aptitude and programming questions (C C++ and Java)
    Interview round 1.5 hours asking questions ranging from data structures to puzzles to general outlook.
    Candidate is hired with overall consensus of all panel members

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Difficult Interview

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