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"Great place to work"

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Current Employee - Xyz
Current Employee - Xyz
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Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm full-time

Pros

Free food, good facilities, flexible working hours.

Cons

Growth plan for technologist is not clear.

Advice to Management

Focus to reduce attrition of strong technical people.

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

  1. "Phenomenally brilliant colleagues; exceptional compensation"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Member Technical Staff
    Former Employee - Member Technical Staff
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at D. E. Shaw & Co. - Investment Firm full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Brilliant colleagues. Hard-working culture; they interview specifically to improve the team.

    Cons

    Intensely competitive field, lots of secrecy (most of it justifiable)

    Advice to Management

    Understand the size of risks of the portfolio. Don't let LTCM get you again.


  2. "Vice President Financial Operations"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The people are extremely intelligent and qualified. Casual work environment and the company is always investing in technology enhancements.

    Cons

    The company has become overly bureaucratic in the past few years. They have also been eliminating staff in the US and relying on their team in Hyderabad.


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