Meet Some of Our People

    Discovering the Firm

    • Josh:
      Josh
      Quantitative Analyst

      "We are making long-term hiring decisions that build a firm where everyone is really happy to work."

    • Attila:
      Attila
      Quantitative Analyst

      "I had always wanted to work on real world problems, with interesting people, that were a mixture of computer science, physics, and mathematics."

    • Nan:
      Nan
      Quantitative Analyst

      "The environment here gives me the feeling of a mixture of grad school and also a tech company, with a flavor of finance in it."

    Making an Impact

    • Nan:
      Nan
      Quantitative Analyst

      "I never get bored of my work—I always get very interesting problems I can keep working on."

    • Attila:
      Attila
      Quantitative Analyst

      "The thing I enjoy the most is with every single project, I've learned something new."

    Culture and Colleagues

    • Greg:
      Greg
      Trader

      "The firm really changed my opinion of the finance industry—you have a lot of people who spent their earlier life training for other fields and so they have exceptionally interesting and diverse backgrounds."

    • Jay:
      Jay
      Counsel

      "We're very quirky. You never really feel out of place, because you'll find someone just like you."

    • Zack:
      Zack
      Investor Relations Associate

      "I think what matters most to people is that they get things right. People are readily willing to set aside their egos to make sure the work is done correctly."

    • Daina:
      Daina
      Corporate Development Associate

      "The benefit of pulling people from disparate backgrounds is that people think differently and can switch gears quite quickly."

    Finding a Balance

    • Marianna:
      Marianna
      Trader

      "I'm a working mom and I have a young baby. Working in the city is the best thing because there's a huge support network."

    • Matthew:
      Matthew
      Compliance Associate

      "Living in New York City, it doesn't really matter what your interests are, it's a very, very difficult place to get bored living in."

    Internship Experience

    • Josh:
      Josh
      Quantitative Analyst

      "The program is an opportunity for an intern to really dig in deep, do something pretty meaningful, and it can be a lot of fun."

    • Katherine:
      Katherine
      Recruiter

      "We leave things purposefully open ended, and we really like when people bring their own spin to things."

Copyright © 2007-2017    D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P.   ALL RIGHTS RESERVED   Important Disclosure





  • Josh:
  • Attila:
  • Nan:
  • Nan:
  • Attila:
  • Greg:
  • Jay:
  • Zack:
  • Daina:
  • Marianna:
  • Matthew:
  • Josh:
  • Katherine: