Compare D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm vs D. E. Shaw Research BETA

See how D. E. Shaw Research vs. D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 107 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 16 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
Compensation & Benefits
5.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.7
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm Ceo David E. Shaw
98%
98%David E. Shaw
CEO Approval
D. E. Shaw Research Ceo David E. Shaw
100%
100%David E. Shaw
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
92%
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst8 Salaries
$123,338/yr
Software Developer17 Salaries
$154,126/yr
Associate10 Salaries
$92,789/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Scientist17 Salaries
$265,108/yr
Research Engineer (Member of Technical Staff)3 Salaries
$161,849/yr
Scientific Associate5 Salaries
$140,269/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 18 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 13 reviews)
There are no reviews matching this company.
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 8 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm full-time for more than a year

Pros

Intelligent people, nice office, nice perks (nap pods, treadmill desks, etc) Great culture and food offerings

Cons

Pay is slightly below market

Current Employee - Research Engineer

I have been working at D. E. Shaw Research full-time

Pros

- Health insurance - Vacation/time off - Collaboration - Opportunities to attend conferences

Cons

- Competitive within team - Sharp divide between management and other staff

Job Postings