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"Smart people in a top-heavy environment"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hyderabad (India)
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hyderabad (India)
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I have been working at D. E. Shaw India full-time (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 Management

Management is doing their best under the circumstances.

Other Employee Reviews for D. E. Shaw India

  1. "Awesome"

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    Former Employee - Senior Analyst
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst

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


  2. "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
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great culture, very talented people

    Cons

    Office politics and redundant process

    Advice to Management

    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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