D. E. Shaw India Reviews

Updated 15 May 2020

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D. E. Shaw India Founder  David E. Shaw
David E. Shaw
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  1. "Challenging work with relaxed culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great office and culture and dynamic work-place

    Cons

    Work life balance goes out of whack at times

    D. E. Shaw India2020-05-15
  2. "Great place for a fresher"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Member of Technical Staff in Hyderābād

    I worked at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    * Compensation * Employee engagement * Casual work environment * Facilities at work

    Cons

    * A few tech teams do auxillary work, far from portfolio management * Work environment very suited for extroverts

    D. E. Shaw India2020-03-25
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    "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Leader in Hyderābād
    Recommends

    I have been working at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Culture, pay scale, Food, environment, Perks, Flexible timings policies

    Cons

    No Cons. If you have talent, you can grow to any level here.

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    D. E. Shaw India2020-02-10
  4. Helpful (2)

    "Good Employer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Work culture, office facilities, attractive salary

    Cons

    Being a back office, some kind of jobs are repetitive and mundane. Limited growth opportunity

    D. E. Shaw India2020-01-29
  5. "Awesome place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Computer Sales Representative 

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

    Pros

    - payscale - employee engagement - perks

    Cons

    - repeatative work - older tech

    D. E. Shaw India2020-01-26
  6. "Project Leader"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Leader in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Work culture, facilities, perks, collaborative environment

    Cons

    Personal growth sometimes could be a bit slow

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    D. E. Shaw India2020-01-06
  7. "A nice place to be"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Commercial Wallcovering Installer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at D. E. Shaw India full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Independence to choose your workspace - Options to work from home on most days - Beautiful office with immense amenities - Free food

    Cons

    The basic salary amount is below what the competitors offer at undergrad level

    D. E. Shaw India2020-01-12
  8. "Wonderful place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    One of the best cultures

    Cons

    Shifts because of different trading desks

    D. E. Shaw India2019-12-26
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Good company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Associate 

    I worked at D. E. Shaw India full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Positive working atmosphere Hike in salary

    Cons

    Work pressure was there Long duration of works

    D. E. Shaw India2020-01-01
  10. "Member Technical"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits and Salary are very good.

    Cons

    More work. Less work life balance.

    D. E. Shaw India2020-01-04
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