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Great firm

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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
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    D.E.Shaw is a good company to work for a couple of years

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at D. E. Shaw India full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, very talented people

    Cons

    Office politics and redundant process

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    if you cut 60% of top managers in Hyderabad operations there would be no effect on the company. it's a party out there.

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    Awesome

    Former Employee - Senior Analyst
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst

    I worked at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great culture, people and career opportunities.. Its one of the best places to work for... I have worked at the firm for 3+ years and carry awesome memories of the firm and people...

    Cons

    nothing much.. if you are into the system, you will have a great time.. Every company has a culture which employees need to get used to and work within and DESIS has an awesome culture..

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