D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P.

The Vault Review


  • Potentially huge bonus, and getting to hang out with super-smart people


  • Hanging out with super-smart, sometimes nerdy people

The Buzz

  • "Quant shop"
  • "Very strong firm"
  • "Sweatshop"
  • "Incredibly brainy, very competitive, great compensation"

Survey Says


Shaw says relax


The culture at D. E. Shaw is "very informal" and "very open." Insiders call working for the firm a "wonderful experience" and say that there's...

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