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Project Leader

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Former Employee - Project Leader, Information Technology  in  Hyderābād (India)
Former Employee - Project Leader, Information Technology in Hyderābād (India)

I worked at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Pay
Work culture
Inteliigent Coworkers
Flexible timings
 processes

Cons

No technical diversity
Transparent management
No on site oppertunity
Work pressure

Doesn't Recommend

Other Reviews for D. E. Shaw India

  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great firm

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Manager  in  Hyderābād (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Hyderābād (India)

    I have been working at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    - Shared vision with parent
    - Super smart people
    - Engaging work

    Cons

    - Top heavy
    - Micro management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - Reduce the number of people management roles
    - Leadership focus should be intellectual impetus rather than micro managing

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Smart people in a top-heavy environment

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Hyderābād (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hyderābād (India)

    I have been working at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Great Perks: Parties, gifts, workplace facilities
    - Exposure: New York office has some very smart people, exposure to financial industry, perfectionism at work
    - Compensation: Some of the best salaries in the industry

    Cons

    - Top Heavy, not much scope for promotion at high levels
    - Lots of islands within the company

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management is doing their best under the circumstances.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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