Stepping into Professional Life: We provide our new recruits with the support they need to grow from college graduates into competent professionals.

Explore Diverse Interests: Our best-in-class office facilities enable our people to explore eclectic interests—from snooker to live music to dance.

Meet Ashish, Software Developer: “Every new project at the firm is an opportunity to explore new technologies and to optimize the processes involved.”

Meet Jahnavi, Financial Operations: “My mentor always made sure that I understood how my work fit into the big picture.”

The Work We Do: We support the D. E. Shaw group’s investment activities by building cutting-edge software systems and providing expanded research and operations capabilities.

Meet Amit, Financial Research: “I believe D. E. Shaw’s investment research team is probably the most integrated in the industry.”

Meet Swapnil, Software Developer: “When I joined the firm, I was pleasantly surprised by the opportunities available and the freedom given to software developers.”

Ongoing Career Development: At D. E. Shaw India, we cultivate a culture of continuous learning to empower our people to steer their own career paths.

Meet Sachin, Financial Research: “The firm has taken care of my training needs, put me in teams with smart people, and has promoted idea generation.”

Meet Deepak, Systems Engineer: “It is not every day that you have a eureka moment at work, but the DESIS Innovation Group makes this possible.”

Our Space Design: Our offices are tailored to our culture and evolving business needs, with spaces designed for group meetings, team huddles, brainstorms, and coffee chats.

Interests and Clubs: Employees are encouraged to come together and form clubs around their interests, such as music, dance, quizzing, dramatics, reading, and cycling.

Meet Jahnavi, Financial Operations: “At D. E. Shaw India, you get to work with smart, kind, sharp, and caring people.”

Meet Mansi, Legal & Compliance: “We truly believe in the value of hiring people from diverse backgrounds and skill sets.”

Health and Wellness: We take employee wellbeing seriously. From ergonomic desks to instructor-led fitness classes and health checkups, we provide for the health and wellness of our staff.

Meet Manisha, Human Capital: “The firm has an active employee engagement team that organizes activities that are both intellectually stimulating and fun.”

Meet Nidhi, Financial Research: “My life here at D. E. Shaw, for more than 10 years, has been really amazing.”


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Speaker Series: Thought leaders we’ve hosted include Jamling Norgay, Marshall Goldsmith, R. Madhavan, and Rahul Dravid.

Code, Collaborate, and Innovate: Ideation challenges, coding contests, and 24-hour hackathons to tickle your grey cells!

Sports Squad: Working with us involves challenging yourself, but we leave time for play too:

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    months of our internal sports tournament

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    external tournament wins in 2019

All-day Snacking: We offer a balance between healthy snacks and more indulgent treats, from salad and fruit to ice cream and soda.

Get Revitalized: Sit back and unwind in our massage chairs or book an appointment with our onsite masseuse.



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