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  • Add to cart All Positions in Design and User Experience
  • Add to cart Interaction Designer
    We are seeking an exceptionally able interaction designer for our Hyderabad-based Design and User Experience group to help us design web-based software products that solve users' problems.  This group works closely with development teams, business analysts, and project owners through all the stages of product development. If hired for this position, you would be creating paper prototypes and high-fidelity image mockups for the proposed design concepts, as well as provide HTML, CSS style guides. The candidate will also be responsible for performing heuristics-based UI design reviews and support design choices with reasons and specifics.

    The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree or higher in product design, industrial design or information design from a reputed university.  Minimum 2 years of interface and interaction designing experience is required.  Experience in designing data intensive applications will be a plus.  The candidate must have advanced knowledge of using graphics and prototyping tools, such as Axure, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.,. Exposure to HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript frameworks will be preferred.

    Additionally, he/she should be flexible to work simultaneously on multiple projects of diverse nature.  Exceptional written and oral communication skills, visual thinking, and ability to effectively communicate design ideas are essentials for this role.
  • Add to cart All positions in Financial Operations
  • Add to cart Associate - FinOp Management Reporting (P&L Reporting)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Management Reporting (P&L Reporting team) within our Financial Operations group based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. The team's primary responsibilities include:

    - Preparing firm-wide reports which include P&L, expenses, capital, returns, and fees
    - Handling requests from senior management and trading desks
    - Driving technology projects to streamline the reporting infrastructure
    - Providing analytical reports and in-depth analysis of the firm's performance to senior management

    The ideal candidate should have a graduate degree in commerce, banking, or finance. Attention to detail, strong analytical and problem solving skills, and an ability to collaborate well with other groups are a must. Prior experience in the hedge fund industry or product control role will be an added advantage.
  • Add to cart Industrial Trainees - ICAI
    We are looking for individuals with excellent analytical and communication skills for our Financial Operations group based in Hyderabad. The ideal candidate should have completed CA inter in the first attempt and 2 years of articleship in a firm with more than 5 partners and/or 50 articles, and aspire to engage in industrial training in the 3rd year.

    The hire will support one of the below mentioned groups:

    - Management Company Accounting group: This group is responsible for corporate finance, statutory and secretarial compliance, financial reporting, audits and assessments, treasury management, accounts payable with end-to-end accounting responsibility, and payroll processing for our entities following the Indian GAAP.

    - Management Company Accounting group - Fin Op: This group is responsible for maintaining books and accounts, and accounts payable for D. E. Shaw & Co. L.P. and its subsidiaries across the globe. It is also responsible for assisting and preparing the financial statements as per the relevant GAAP, and adhering to regulatory and audit requirements of various countries.

    - Tax group: This group files quarterly and annual tax returns with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and state tax authorities, issues annual K-1/PFIC statements and quarterly tax estimate statements to investors, and generates and analyzes tax reports that involve detailed instrument-level analysis as per the U.S. tax laws. The group also supports the tax planning team on trading-related tax compliance reports. The role may require close interaction with various internal groups such as Financial Accounting and Regulatory  Reporting, and Trade Accounting and Operations among others; and externally with our tax advisors/attorneys.

    - Financial and Regulatory Reporting group: This group is responsible for maintaining capital for the legal entities and investors, and preparing and distributing monthly/quarterly/annual financial statements and monthly investor account statements for entities within the D. E. Shaw Group. The group is also responsible for periodic fund return computations, and calculation and allocation of applicable fees. The role may require close interaction with the Management Company Accounting and Investor Reporting group among others; and externally with our auditors, service providers and administrators.
  • Add to cart Senior Analyst/Manager - Management Reporting (P&L Reporting)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Management Reporting (P&L Reporting) team within our Financial Operations group based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India.

    The team's primary responsibilities include:

    - Preparing firm-wide reports including P&L, expenses, capital, returns & fees
    - Handling requests from senior management and trading desks
    - Driving technology projects to streamline the reporting infrastructure
    - Providing analytical reports and in-depth analysis of the firm's performance to senior management

    The ideal candidate should have a Master's degree in finance along with 3-6 years of relevant experience. Prior experience in the hedge fund industry or product control role will be an added advantage. The candidate should also have a high level of attention to detail, strong analytical and problem solving skills, and an ability to collaborate well with other groups.
  • Add to cart Tax Analyst - Financial Operations
    We are seeking an Analyst for our Tax group based in Hyderabad. The group performs quarterly and annual tax filings, which are filed with the Internal Revenue Service and appropriate U.S. state tax authorities. The responsibilities of the group also include issue of annual K-1/PFIC statements and quarterly tax estimate statements to investors, creation and analysis of tax reports that involve detailed instrument level analysis as per U.S. federal tax laws.

    The group supports the tax planning team on trading-related tax compliance reports and illiquid deal analysis for private equity deals. The role requires close interaction with various internal groups and external tax advisors/attorneys.

    The ideal candidate will be a CA or MBA with 2 years of working experience in U.S. hedge fund or private equity taxation, which includes preparation of tax work papers, K-1s, preparation of U.S. federal & state tax return for partnership and corporations. The candidate should be proactive and possess strong analytical ability, attention to detail, and ability to meet tight deadlines. Excellent communication skills and strong interpersonal skills are essential; good understanding of financial instruments will be a strong plus.
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  • Add to cart Analyst/Senior Analyst - DESRI (Project Accounting)
    We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad.  The candidate will work closely with the D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (DESRI) team and will be part of the Accounting Function. The profile requires regular interaction with U.S. and Hyderabad-based teams, as well as external parties.  

    Primary responsibilities will include:

    - maintaining the books and records for the company's renewable energy projects.
    - recording monthly transactional activities and completing the month-end ledger close on the company's enterprise accounting platform (Net Suite).
    - performing all month-end ledger close activities for a number of DESRI project entities, including bank reconciliations, receivable & payable accruals, accretions, amortizations, valuation adjustments, and GAAP presentation entries.
    - coordinating with the asset management team to determine the appropriate project receivables by  obtaining and reconciling electricity generation numbers, preparing invoices, reconciling prices, and other terms with the project PPA agreements.  
    - adhering to the month-end closing and reporting timelines, control procedures, period-end close checklists, as well as income statement and balance sheet review timetable.
    - completing monthly balance sheet reconciliations and populating audit trail and reconciliation tools such as Blackline.
    - collaborating closely with the Hyderabad and U.S. based asset management, accounts payable and accounting teams to ensure timely, accurate, and efficient processing /recording of transactions and resolution of queries.
    - maintaining the Fixed Asset accounting ledger including recording fixed asset activities for new and under-construction projects.
    - completing the reconciliation with Cost Segregation reports, "Construction in Progress" to PPE conversion, and recording the fixed asset depreciation.
    - preparing flux analysis reports to analyse as well as explain variances in account balances from budgets and prior periods.
    - assisting in preparing financial statements including footnotes.
    - providing support to internal and external auditors in completing the statutory and internal audits for various project entities.
    - working on initiatives related to establishing, standardizing, optimizing and documenting of accounting processes, workflows as well as internal accounting controls.      

    The ideal candidate should be a Chartered Accountant/Certified Public Accountant, with 2-3 years of work experience, who can work independently with limited direction and guidance.  The candidate should have a good understanding of U.S. GAAP.  U.S. based audit or any experience in the Energy, Real Estate, or Financial Services sector would be an advantage. Excellent written and spoken communication skills are required.  Understanding of financial agreements and contracts, such as credit and equity investment agreements is a must.
  • Add to cart Economist (MACRO)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. This group works closely with the front office to provide high quality and in-depth support to the investment research team and the decision based processes of the firm's global proprietary trading strategies. The role involves analyzing global economic developments and other related opportunities in interest rate and FX markets.

    Primary responsibilities include:
    - Following, analyzing, and summarizing important developments related to global economic conditions, central bank policies, and financial data from different sources;
    - Developing and maintaining quantitative models to assess the outlook for economic conditions, global interest rates, and exchange rates;
    - Working with front office groups to develop models related to discretionary and systematic trading opportunities;
    - Aiding front office data analysis efforts by collaborating closely with the firm's technology development teams;
    - Maintaining dashboards to monitor the output from various models while keeping track of macroeconomic as well as financial market movements.

    The ideal candidate should have either an MBA in Finance/Economics or a Ph.D. (of equivalent qualification) with 2-5 years of relevant experience, empirical/econometric skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills. He/She must also have knowledge of economic developments, financial databases (like Bloomberg), and statistical packages (like E-views).
  • Add to cart Lead Analyst - DESRI (Lead Controller: Project Accounting)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad.  The group works closely with the D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments' ("DESRI") team and the role involves leading a team of Controllers as a member of the DESRI Accounting Function. The role requires regular interaction with U.S. and Hyderabad-based teams, as well as external parties.

    Primary responsibilities will include:

    -leading a team of controllers responsible for maintaining the books & records for DESRI's renewable energy projects, including the recording of monthly transaction activities and completing the month-end ledger close on the company's enterprise accounting platform (Net Suite).
    -performing all month-end ledger close activities for a number of DESRI project entities, including bank reconciliations, receivable & payable accruals, accretion, amortization, valuation adjustments, and GAAP presentation entries.
    -co-ordinating with the asset management team to determine the appropriate project receivables by  obtaining and reconciling electricity generation numbers, preparing invoices, reconciling price, and other terms with the project PPA agreements.  
    -adhering to and refining the month-end ledger close and reporting timelines, control procedures, period-end close checklists, income statements and balance sheet review timetables.
    -completing monthly balance sheet reconciliations, populating audit trails and reconciliation tools such as Blackline.
    -collaborating closely with the Hyderabad and U.S. based asset management, accounts payable and accounting teams to ensure timely, accurate, and efficient processing and recording of transactions and resolution of queries.
    -maintaining the Fixed Asset accounting ledger as well as recording fixed asset activity for new and in-construction projects, completing the reconciliation with Cost Segregation reports, "Construction in Progress" to PPE conversion, and recording the fixed asset depreciation.
    -preparing flux analysis reports to analyse and explain variances in account balances from budgets and from prior periods.
    -assisting in preparing financial statements including footnotes.
    -providing audit support to internal and external auditors in completing the statutory and internal audits for various project entities.
    -working on initiatives related to establishing, standardizing, optimizing and documenting of accounting processes, workflows as well as internal accounting controls.      

    The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Accountant/Certified Public Accountant, with a minimum of 3 years of audit experience in a quality professional services firm, followed by 3 or more years of corporate controlling experience.  The candidate should be familiar with executing a monthly close, reporting cycle, and quarterly and year-end audit reviews.  The candidate should set and maintain high standards of professionalism, be a supportive, motivational and effective leader, and be able to work independently with limited direction and guidance.  The candidate should have a good understanding of the U.S. GAAP and of financing agreements and contracts such as credit agreements and equity investment agreements.   Significant previous experience of the U.S. Energy, Real Estate, or Financial Services sector would be an added advantage. Excellent written and spoken communication skills are required.
  • Add to cart Lead Analyst/ Principal Analyst - Long Short (Energy)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based in Hyderabad. This group works closely with the front office to provide high quality and in-depth support to the investment research and decision processes of the Firm's global proprietary trading strategies. The candidate will work with portfolio managers and analysts in the fundamental equities investment teams of the Firm.

    Primary responsibilities include:
    -supporting detailed modelling of company financials
    -complete valuation, operational, peer group and sensitivity analysis
    -development and maintenance of financial models
    -research coverage for specific companies and sectors
    -frequent contact with front office groups to iterate on financial models and investment thesis
    -attending management/ intermediary/ sector expert calls
    -developing industry sector expertise
    -aiding front office data analysis efforts by collaborating closely with the technology development teams in the firm

    The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance or equivalent qualification with 5-10 years of experience in financial modelling, valuation, fundamental equity research and analysis in global financial markets, along with excellent communication skills. Experience in focused equity research within the Global Energy space (Midstream/ Oil/ Services/ E&P/ Refining/ Alternative Energy/ Utilities) is required.
  • Add to cart Lead Analyst/ Principal Analyst - Long Short (Industrial)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad. The group works closely with the front office to provide high quality and in-depth support to the investment research team and the decision based processes of the Firm's global proprietary trading strategies. The role involves working closely with the LOSH-Industrial team.

    Primary Responsibilities include:
    -supporting detailed modelling of company financials.
    -complete valuation of operational, peer group and sensitivity analysis.
    -developing and maintaining financial models.
    -research coverage for specific companies and sectors.
    -frequently contacting the front office to iterate financial models and investment thesis.
    -attending management / intermediary / sector expert calls and developing industry sector expertise.
    -aiding the front office data analysis efforts by collaborating closely with the technology development teams in the firm.

    The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance or comparable qualification with 5-10 years of strong domain experience in the Industrial space (preferably Aerospace/Defense/Transportation/Capital Goods/Machinery/Automotive) covering international markets (US and Europe). Skill sets in financial modelling, valuation, fundamental equity research and analysis are requisites along with excellent communication skills.
  • Add to cart Lead Analyst/Principal Analyst - Credit
    We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join our Financial Research group based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. This team works closely with front office groups to provide high-quality and in-depth support to the investment research and decision processes of the Firm's global proprietary trading strategies.  The candidate will work with portfolio managers and analysts on the firm's credit investment teams.

    Primary responsibilities include:
    -Providing macro-economic analysis for EM sovereign credits;
    -Supporting detailed modelling of company financials and restructuring scenarios;
    -Completing valuation, operational, peer group, and sensitivity analysis;  
    -Developing and maintaining financial models;
    -Contacting front office groups to iterate on financial models and investment theses;
    -Attending management/intermediary/conference calls and reviewing data room documents


    The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance or equivalent qualifications with 5-10 years of domain experience in sovereign and corporate credits in Eastern Europe/MENA/LatAm. Strong skill sets in macro-economic analysis for EM sovereign credits, financial modeling, and valuation are necessary for the role. A keen eye for detail along with excellent interpersonal and communication skills is essential. Prior exposure to EM sovereign, high Yield, stressed, and distressed credits will be an added advantage.
  • Add to cart Senior Analyst/ Lead Analyst - MACRO (Equity)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad.  The group works closely with front office groups to provide high quality and in-depth support to the investment research and decision processes of the Firm?s global proprietary trading strategies. The candidate will work closely with portfolio managers and analysts in the fundamental equities team of the firm associated with the Macro strategy.
     
    Primary responsibilities include:
    - supporting detailed modelling of company financials and preparing investment write-ups.
    - complete valuation, operational, peer group and sensitivity analysis.
    - development and maintenance of financial models.
    - research coverage for specific companies and sectors of interest to the group.
    - frequent contact with front office groups to iterate on financial models and investment thesis.
    - attending management / intermediary / sector expert calls.

    The ideal candidate should have an CFA/ MBA (Finance)/ CPA or equivalent qualification with 4 - 8 years of experience with strong skill sets in financial modelling, accounting and valuation, fundamental equity research and analysis, along with excellent communication skills. Equity research experience in International markets is required.
  • Add to cart Senior Analyst/Manager - Data Analytics
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad.

    Primary responsibilities will include:

    -Supporting front-office traders/analysts on critical and time-sensitive recurring tasks that are data intensive in nature.
    -Build and manage large financial data sets; perform exception analysis.
    -Collaborating with the in-house technology team to automate processes to achieve optimal efficiency.
    -Support the Fundamental Research team in Hyderabad by conducting data research, summarizing industry/company conference calls, and preparing quarterly earnings reports.  

    The ideal candidate should have a Master's degree in Business or Finance along with 3-6 years of experience in financial operations. Additionally, he/she should be self-motivated, possess strong analytical and leadership qualities as well as be able to work independently with limited direction and guidance.  Good verbal and written communication skills are required.
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  • Add to cart Associate - Talent Acquisition
    We are seeking brilliant and resourceful candidates as associate for our Hyderabad based Talent Acquisition team.  If hired, you will be responsible for providing critical support to our recruiting operations.  Additionally you will gain good exposure  to creating, refining, and executing strategies to identify and attract world-class talent for various Finance, and Technical teams.  The Talent Acquisition team also works closely with the D. E. Shaw group in New York on various strategic and business development initiatives.

    This is a dynamic, high-visibility position, offering attractive remuneration and multiple opportunities to learn about the firm's businesses, which range from quantitative and qualitative investment strategies to computational biochemistry.

    Ideal candidates will be  graduates with extraordinary record of academic achievements, possessing strong interpersonal, organizational, and analytical skills, along with exceptional verbal acuity and command of detail.
  • Add to cart Manager - Talent Development
    We are looking for a bright and insightful candidate as a Manager for our Hyderabad-based Talent Development team. This role offers a challenging work environment and excellent opportunities to learn and grow within the Human Capital function. The candidate will primarily be responsible for handling the various activities involved in training and program management.

    Core work responsibilities will include opportunities to design content and facilitate in-house training modules, end-to-end training coordination, vendor management, and trainer screening. Additionally, the candidate will gain exposure to various facets of the training processes, including analysis and metrics.

    The ideal candidate should be a graduate with 6-10 years of work experience, with a good academic record, excellent oral and written communication, strong interpersonal skills, and attention to detail.
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  • Add to cart Member Technical - Life Sciences
    We are seeking a Member Technical for the Schrodinger Technical Support team, in our Life Sciences group based out of Hyderabad. Whilst the primary responsibilities include responding to email queries from users of Schrodinger products, the person will be required to review relevant scientific articles, work on the knowledge database search engine.

    Additional responsibilities will include classifying tickets in our tracking system, based on the product categorization, to enable follow-up communication and issue resolution by the Technical Support specialists. The candidate will also get an opportunity to work on research projects.

    The ideal candidate will be exceptionally bright, highly motivated and a creative thinker. Attention to detail and the ability to think unconventionally are important for this role. Excellent written and oral communication skills along with strong interpersonal skills are essential. The candidate should be a post graduate in Natural or Life Sciences, with 0-2 years of relevant experience.
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  • Add to cart Analyst - Management Company Accounting
    We are looking for an accounting and finance professional for our Management Company Accounting team, which is part of the Financial Operations group based out of our Hyderabad office.  This group is responsible for the legal entity book-keeping and financial reporting of various D. E. Shaw group entities. The team is also responsible for carrying out monthly-closing operations for the foreign entities of the D. E. Shaw group and intercompany reconciliations of bank accounts, accruals, and prepaid accounting.  The team is also involved in reporting for onshore and foreign entities including US and UK GAAP, preparing cash flow statements and generating MIS packs.

    The ideal candidate should have a Chartered Accountant degree, and up to 1 year of relevant experience. The candidate should be proficient in Excel, Word and Outlook. Attention to detail, strong analytical, written and verbal skills are essential. The candidate must be highly-motivated, capable of handling all levels of complexity in their respective areas of operation, able to adapt to shifting workload in accordance with changing priorities, and comfortable functioning in a fast-paced environment driven by deadlines. A CPA degree would be an added advantage.
  • Add to cart Specialist - Management Company Accounting
    We are looking for an accounting and finance professional for our Management Company Accounting group based in Hyderabad. This group is responsible for legal entity book-keeping, financial reporting and statutory compliance for the Indian entities of the D. E. Shaw Group.
    The key responsibilities include:
    -driving accuracy and completeness in accounting and month-end processes.
    -complying with all statutory and regulatory requirements (including direct taxes, indirect taxes, corporate laws & STPI regulations).
    -working with all stakeholders to maintain robust internal controls.
    -managing all secretarial compliance matters.
    -drafting Notices, Resolutions, Agenda, Minutes and Director Reports.
    -preparing and filing necessary Forms/Documents/Returns with ROC, RBI, and other authorities.
    -liaising with external advisors/consultants on all tax and regulatory requirements.
    The ideal candidate should be a Chartered Accountant and a Company Secretary with 2-4 years of relevant experience. Strong analytical and problem solving abilities along with excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
  • Add to cart All positions in Quality Assurance
  • Add to cart Member/Senior Member Technical
    We are looking for a Software Test Engineer for our Quality Assurance team based in Hyderabad.  The team is responsible for ensuring the quality of critical Enterprise application tools and components.

    Primary responsibilities include:

    -delivering quality features and products by following rigorous testing techniques.  
    -understanding various Enterprise system components and assessing the impact of the changes.  
    -exhibiting strong ownership and consistently increasing expertise in their specific area of work.  
    -building and maintaining automation tools & systems.  
    -improving efficiency by identifying and automating test cases.  

    The ideal candidate will have a strong educational background, preferably with an engineering degree in Computer Science and 1-4 years of experience in testing web-applications and web-services along with strong analytical, logical and problem solving skills as well as excellent functional testing skills.  Exposure to unit-testing frameworks, continuous integration tools and web UI & services test automation tools is required.   Experience in the UNIX environment, especially shell scripting/PERL/Python along with proficiency in high level programming languages like Java/.Net/C++ is also a prerequisite.  Exposure to the finance domain and working experience in testing applications in the same will be an added advantage.
  • Add to cart Quality Assurance Lead
    We are looking for a software test lead for our Quality Assurance team based in Hyderabad.  The team is responsible for ensuring the quality of critical qualitative trading system tools and related components.  

    Primary responsibilities include:
    - developing end-to-end functional and integration test-case scenarios to validate business function and system requirements.
    - leadership in test-case development, test-plan reviews and repeatable test procedures for complex distributed systems.
    - collaborating with different teams to implement quality release measurement using various QA metrics.
    - driving innovation by improving or introducing new tools, methodologies and processes.
    - being actively involved in release cycles by contributing to scope planning, test effort estimation and release sign-off.
    - direct involvement and focus on productivity through automation using tools and testing frameworks.
    - managing and mentoring a small group of capable test engineers.

    The ideal candidate should have:

    - a strong educational background, preferably with an engineering degree in Computer Science and a minimum of 5 years' experience in testing web applications and web services.
    - excellent analytical, problem-solving, test-planning and team management skills.
    - hands-on exposure to unit-testing frameworks like jUnit, TestNG and API test automation.
    - experience in a high-level programming language like Java/.Net/C++ and UNIX environment with good exposure to PERL/Python scripting languages.  Exposure to testing client-server and distributed systems will be an added advantage.
    - familiarity with the financial domain and work experience in testing applications in the domain will be an added advantage.
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  • Add to cart Senior Software Developer - Batch - IT
    We are looking for resourceful candidates with 5-8 years of software development/design experience for a Project Lead role with our Batch team based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India.  The Batch team builds and supports our homegrown Batch Job Scheduler, which is called Workload Automation Tool.  Most IT groups at the firm use this tool heavily to schedule their jobs and manage job dependencies/workflow.

    The ideal candidate should have hands-on experience with any of the workload automation and dependency management tools like Tidal, Control-M, Luigi, Autosys, etc. The candidate should be proficient with software design practices and development and be able to design as well as implement medium/large scale software.  A strong programming background in Java, Python, and web technologies - along with adequate work experience with OS and Databases - are pre-requisites. The candidate should have excellent analytical, logical, reasoning, and communication skills.  Good experience with product management is important given that the role will present opportunities to drive a complete project lifecycle from collecting and analyzing requirements to project delivery/deployment to clients.
  • Add to cart Software Developer - ABS (Project Lead)
    The Asset-Backed Securities (ABS) Technical team, a part of the IT Front Office Discretionary Group in Hyderabad, is responsible for delivering end-to-end IT solutions for the ABS Trading group. IT tools and support of the tech team are strongly integrated and therefore drive the ABS trading group's daily workflow and strategic processes. ABS has expanded its MBS and Loan businesses and has a strong project pipeline on improving IT solutions using better tools, data infrastructure, and processes.

    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our ABS Technical team based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. The candidate should have 4-6 years of software development/design experience and a strong programming background in Python, Web Development, and Database technologies. The candidate should be proficient in software design and development practices with an ability to design and implement medium/large scale software. Experiences in API design, data models, ORM, and data intense projects are preferred. Experiences with JavaScript object model, React, jQuery, and common front-end development tools such as Babel, Web pack, Redux, NPM, etc. are added advantages. The candidate should have strong problem solving and analytical skills as well as a demonstrated passion for technology. The candidate will have opportunities to drive complete project lifecycles from interacting with users in collecting and analyzing requirements to project delivery/deployment to the trading group.  Excellent reasoning ability and good interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this role, as it involves a fair amount of interaction with business users.
  • Add to cart Software Developer - Data Engineering (Project Lead)
    The Equities group at D. E. Shaw & Co. is looking for a strong contributor with good programming, problem solving, and data analysis skills to join the Software Development team based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. This team works with our New York counterparts to build and support a wide variety of financial datasets for the Equities group. Candidates should have a strong foundation and hands-on experience with computer science fundamentals with at least 4 years of programming experience in a mission-critical production environment. The candidate must have a Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Computer Science. Experience with Linux, working on large data sets, an ability to analyze and extract data, good knowledge of databases, and expertise in Python are preferred. A background in mathematics or related experiences in mathematics/applied mathematics/statistics and familiarity with financial markets are added advantages. Although our primary environment is Python on Linux, prior experience in Python is not required. However, we are looking for an established track record of successful programming projects. This position is in a fast-paced environment with direct exposure to the trading business. The candidate will be involved in various aspects of financial markets and with the data and technology that runs a leading financial firm.
  • Add to cart Technology Associate
    We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join the IT Front Office/Enterprise groups based in Hyderabad. These teams specialize in building high quality enterprise applications with a focus on usability, reliability, performance, security and productivity.

    Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    - addressing queries from the users that include trading desk and others across the firm on data and software provided by these teams.
    - building and maintaining reports and metrics related to accuracy of our data and performance of software.
    - partnering with cross functional operations and technology teams to solve problems and identify improvement opportunities.
    - working closely with technology developers on fixing issues that are critical to the business and documenting and tracking all changes in production.
    - driving requirements and organizing documents related to operational activities as well as new initiatives that will improve business operations.
    - escalating issues to the developers that require extensive code changes.
                                                             
    The ideal candidate should be a graduate with a degree in Computer Science/IT and at least 1 year of relevant experience. Strong analytical skills and high commitment levels are a must for this role. The candidate should possess excellent problem solving, logical reasoning, communication and interpersonal skills, and should be able to respond quickly and address issues meeting the defined SLAs. Work experience in Linux environment and productivity tools (Wiki, Excel) or the ability to learn them, and exposure to scripting and application support are prerequisites. Familiarity with programming languages like C, C++, Java, etc., as well as an understanding of the finance domain will be an added advantage.

In accord with our standard procedure for processing applications for employment, candidate resumes and associated information will be sent to D. E. Shaw group affiliates in the United States, India, the United Kingdom, and possibly other locations where the D. E. Shaw group maintains offices. (Of course, applicants will be considered for employment opportunities only in those countries in which they have expressed interest.)        The D. E. Shaw group will use reasonable care to maintain the confidentiality of applicant information and will not disclose it to any third party unless expressly requested or authorized by the applicant, or in a judicial, legislative, or administrative investigation or proceeding or to a government or other regulatory agency. Individuals who have already submitted a resume to the D. E. Shaw group and do not wish to proceed with their applications should email cvwithdraw@deshaw.com.

The members of the D. E. Shaw group do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of sex, race, colour, caste, creed, religion, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other category protected by law. Note that for us, this is more than just a legal boilerplate. We are genuinely committed to these principles, which form an important part of our corporate culture, and are eager to hear from extraordinarily well qualified individuals having a wide range of backgrounds and personal characteristics.

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Associate - Talent Acquisition

We are seeking brilliant and resourceful candidates as associate for our Hyderabad based Talent Acquisition team.  If hired, you will be responsible for providing critical support to our recruiting operations.  Additionally you will gain good exposure  to creating, refining, and executing strategies to identify and attract world-class talent for various Finance, and Technical teams.  The Talent Acquisition team also works closely with the D. E. Shaw group in New York on various strategic and business development initiatives.

This is a dynamic, high-visibility position, offering attractive remuneration and multiple opportunities to learn about the firm's businesses, which range from quantitative and qualitative investment strategies to computational biochemistry.

Ideal candidates will be  graduates with extraordinary record of academic achievements, possessing strong interpersonal, organizational, and analytical skills, along with exceptional verbal acuity and command of detail.
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Manager - Talent Development

We are looking for a bright and insightful candidate as a Manager for our Hyderabad-based Talent Development team. This role offers a challenging work environment and excellent opportunities to learn and grow within the Human Capital function. The candidate will primarily be responsible for handling the various activities involved in training and program management.

Core work responsibilities will include opportunities to design content and facilitate in-house training modules, end-to-end training coordination, vendor management, and trainer screening. Additionally, the candidate will gain exposure to various facets of the training processes, including analysis and metrics.

The ideal candidate should be a graduate with 6-10 years of work experience, with a good academic record, excellent oral and written communication, strong interpersonal skills, and attention to detail.
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Legal

There are no open positions in this functional area at this time.

Life Sciences

Member Technical - Life Sciences

We are seeking a Member Technical for the Schrodinger Technical Support team, in our Life Sciences group based out of Hyderabad. Whilst the primary responsibilities include responding to email queries from users of Schrodinger products, the person will be required to review relevant scientific articles, work on the knowledge database search engine.

Additional responsibilities will include classifying tickets in our tracking system, based on the product categorization, to enable follow-up communication and issue resolution by the Technical Support specialists. The candidate will also get an opportunity to work on research projects.

The ideal candidate will be exceptionally bright, highly motivated and a creative thinker. Attention to detail and the ability to think unconventionally are important for this role. Excellent written and oral communication skills along with strong interpersonal skills are essential. The candidate should be a post graduate in Natural or Life Sciences, with 0-2 years of relevant experience.
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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Design and User Experience

Interaction Designer

We are seeking an exceptionally able interaction designer for our Hyderabad-based Design and User Experience group to help us design web-based software products that solve users' problems.  This group works closely with development teams, business analysts, and project owners through all the stages of product development. If hired for this position, you would be creating paper prototypes and high-fidelity image mockups for the proposed design concepts, as well as provide HTML, CSS style guides. The candidate will also be responsible for performing heuristics-based UI design reviews and support design choices with reasons and specifics.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree or higher in product design, industrial design or information design from a reputed university.  Minimum 2 years of interface and interaction designing experience is required.  Experience in designing data intensive applications will be a plus.  The candidate must have advanced knowledge of using graphics and prototyping tools, such as Axure, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.,. Exposure to HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript frameworks will be preferred.

Additionally, he/she should be flexible to work simultaneously on multiple projects of diverse nature.  Exceptional written and oral communication skills, visual thinking, and ability to effectively communicate design ideas are essentials for this role.
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Quality Assurance

Member/Senior Member Technical

We are looking for a Software Test Engineer for our Quality Assurance team based in Hyderabad.  The team is responsible for ensuring the quality of critical Enterprise application tools and components.

Primary responsibilities include:

-delivering quality features and products by following rigorous testing techniques.  
-understanding various Enterprise system components and assessing the impact of the changes.  
-exhibiting strong ownership and consistently increasing expertise in their specific area of work.  
-building and maintaining automation tools & systems.  
-improving efficiency by identifying and automating test cases.  

The ideal candidate will have a strong educational background, preferably with an engineering degree in Computer Science and 1-4 years of experience in testing web-applications and web-services along with strong analytical, logical and problem solving skills as well as excellent functional testing skills.  Exposure to unit-testing frameworks, continuous integration tools and web UI & services test automation tools is required.   Experience in the UNIX environment, especially shell scripting/PERL/Python along with proficiency in high level programming languages like Java/.Net/C++ is also a prerequisite.  Exposure to the finance domain and working experience in testing applications in the same will be an added advantage.
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Quality Assurance Lead

We are looking for a software test lead for our Quality Assurance team based in Hyderabad.  The team is responsible for ensuring the quality of critical qualitative trading system tools and related components.  

Primary responsibilities include:
- developing end-to-end functional and integration test-case scenarios to validate business function and system requirements.
- leadership in test-case development, test-plan reviews and repeatable test procedures for complex distributed systems.
- collaborating with different teams to implement quality release measurement using various QA metrics.
- driving innovation by improving or introducing new tools, methodologies and processes.
- being actively involved in release cycles by contributing to scope planning, test effort estimation and release sign-off.
- direct involvement and focus on productivity through automation using tools and testing frameworks.
- managing and mentoring a small group of capable test engineers.

The ideal candidate should have:

- a strong educational background, preferably with an engineering degree in Computer Science and a minimum of 5 years' experience in testing web applications and web services.
- excellent analytical, problem-solving, test-planning and team management skills.
- hands-on exposure to unit-testing frameworks like jUnit, TestNG and API test automation.
- experience in a high-level programming language like Java/.Net/C++ and UNIX environment with good exposure to PERL/Python scripting languages.  Exposure to testing client-server and distributed systems will be an added advantage.
- familiarity with the financial domain and work experience in testing applications in the domain will be an added advantage.
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Software Development

Senior Software Developer - Batch - IT

We are looking for resourceful candidates with 5-8 years of software development/design experience for a Project Lead role with our Batch team based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India.  The Batch team builds and supports our homegrown Batch Job Scheduler, which is called Workload Automation Tool.  Most IT groups at the firm use this tool heavily to schedule their jobs and manage job dependencies/workflow.

The ideal candidate should have hands-on experience with any of the workload automation and dependency management tools like Tidal, Control-M, Luigi, Autosys, etc. The candidate should be proficient with software design practices and development and be able to design as well as implement medium/large scale software.  A strong programming background in Java, Python, and web technologies - along with adequate work experience with OS and Databases - are pre-requisites. The candidate should have excellent analytical, logical, reasoning, and communication skills.  Good experience with product management is important given that the role will present opportunities to drive a complete project lifecycle from collecting and analyzing requirements to project delivery/deployment to clients.
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Software Developer - ABS (Project Lead)

The Asset-Backed Securities (ABS) Technical team, a part of the IT Front Office Discretionary Group in Hyderabad, is responsible for delivering end-to-end IT solutions for the ABS Trading group. IT tools and support of the tech team are strongly integrated and therefore drive the ABS trading group's daily workflow and strategic processes. ABS has expanded its MBS and Loan businesses and has a strong project pipeline on improving IT solutions using better tools, data infrastructure, and processes.

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our ABS Technical team based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. The candidate should have 4-6 years of software development/design experience and a strong programming background in Python, Web Development, and Database technologies. The candidate should be proficient in software design and development practices with an ability to design and implement medium/large scale software. Experiences in API design, data models, ORM, and data intense projects are preferred. Experiences with JavaScript object model, React, jQuery, and common front-end development tools such as Babel, Web pack, Redux, NPM, etc. are added advantages. The candidate should have strong problem solving and analytical skills as well as a demonstrated passion for technology. The candidate will have opportunities to drive complete project lifecycles from interacting with users in collecting and analyzing requirements to project delivery/deployment to the trading group.  Excellent reasoning ability and good interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this role, as it involves a fair amount of interaction with business users.
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Software Developer - Data Engineering (Project Lead)

The Equities group at D. E. Shaw & Co. is looking for a strong contributor with good programming, problem solving, and data analysis skills to join the Software Development team based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. This team works with our New York counterparts to build and support a wide variety of financial datasets for the Equities group. Candidates should have a strong foundation and hands-on experience with computer science fundamentals with at least 4 years of programming experience in a mission-critical production environment. The candidate must have a Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Computer Science. Experience with Linux, working on large data sets, an ability to analyze and extract data, good knowledge of databases, and expertise in Python are preferred. A background in mathematics or related experiences in mathematics/applied mathematics/statistics and familiarity with financial markets are added advantages. Although our primary environment is Python on Linux, prior experience in Python is not required. However, we are looking for an established track record of successful programming projects. This position is in a fast-paced environment with direct exposure to the trading business. The candidate will be involved in various aspects of financial markets and with the data and technology that runs a leading financial firm.
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Technology Associate

We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join the IT Front Office/Enterprise groups based in Hyderabad. These teams specialize in building high quality enterprise applications with a focus on usability, reliability, performance, security and productivity.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- addressing queries from the users that include trading desk and others across the firm on data and software provided by these teams.
- building and maintaining reports and metrics related to accuracy of our data and performance of software.
- partnering with cross functional operations and technology teams to solve problems and identify improvement opportunities.
- working closely with technology developers on fixing issues that are critical to the business and documenting and tracking all changes in production.
- driving requirements and organizing documents related to operational activities as well as new initiatives that will improve business operations.
- escalating issues to the developers that require extensive code changes.
                                                         
The ideal candidate should be a graduate with a degree in Computer Science/IT and at least 1 year of relevant experience. Strong analytical skills and high commitment levels are a must for this role. The candidate should possess excellent problem solving, logical reasoning, communication and interpersonal skills, and should be able to respond quickly and address issues meeting the defined SLAs. Work experience in Linux environment and productivity tools (Wiki, Excel) or the ability to learn them, and exposure to scripting and application support are prerequisites. Familiarity with programming languages like C, C++, Java, etc., as well as an understanding of the finance domain will be an added advantage.
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Systems Infrastructure Engineering

There are no open positions in this functional area at this time.

FINANCE

Financial Operations

Associate - FinOp Management Reporting (P&L Reporting)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Management Reporting (P&L Reporting team) within our Financial Operations group based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. The team's primary responsibilities include:

- Preparing firm-wide reports which include P&L, expenses, capital, returns, and fees
- Handling requests from senior management and trading desks
- Driving technology projects to streamline the reporting infrastructure
- Providing analytical reports and in-depth analysis of the firm's performance to senior management

The ideal candidate should have a graduate degree in commerce, banking, or finance. Attention to detail, strong analytical and problem solving skills, and an ability to collaborate well with other groups are a must. Prior experience in the hedge fund industry or product control role will be an added advantage.
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Industrial Trainees - ICAI

We are looking for individuals with excellent analytical and communication skills for our Financial Operations group based in Hyderabad. The ideal candidate should have completed CA inter in the first attempt and 2 years of articleship in a firm with more than 5 partners and/or 50 articles, and aspire to engage in industrial training in the 3rd year.

The hire will support one of the below mentioned groups:

- Management Company Accounting group: This group is responsible for corporate finance, statutory and secretarial compliance, financial reporting, audits and assessments, treasury management, accounts payable with end-to-end accounting responsibility, and payroll processing for our entities following the Indian GAAP.

- Management Company Accounting group - Fin Op: This group is responsible for maintaining books and accounts, and accounts payable for D. E. Shaw & Co. L.P. and its subsidiaries across the globe. It is also responsible for assisting and preparing the financial statements as per the relevant GAAP, and adhering to regulatory and audit requirements of various countries.

- Tax group: This group files quarterly and annual tax returns with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and state tax authorities, issues annual K-1/PFIC statements and quarterly tax estimate statements to investors, and generates and analyzes tax reports that involve detailed instrument-level analysis as per the U.S. tax laws. The group also supports the tax planning team on trading-related tax compliance reports. The role may require close interaction with various internal groups such as Financial Accounting and Regulatory  Reporting, and Trade Accounting and Operations among others; and externally with our tax advisors/attorneys.

- Financial and Regulatory Reporting group: This group is responsible for maintaining capital for the legal entities and investors, and preparing and distributing monthly/quarterly/annual financial statements and monthly investor account statements for entities within the D. E. Shaw Group. The group is also responsible for periodic fund return computations, and calculation and allocation of applicable fees. The role may require close interaction with the Management Company Accounting and Investor Reporting group among others; and externally with our auditors, service providers and administrators.
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Senior Analyst/Manager - Management Reporting (P&L Reporting)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Management Reporting (P&L Reporting) team within our Financial Operations group based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India.

The team's primary responsibilities include:

- Preparing firm-wide reports including P&L, expenses, capital, returns & fees
- Handling requests from senior management and trading desks
- Driving technology projects to streamline the reporting infrastructure
- Providing analytical reports and in-depth analysis of the firm's performance to senior management

The ideal candidate should have a Master's degree in finance along with 3-6 years of relevant experience. Prior experience in the hedge fund industry or product control role will be an added advantage. The candidate should also have a high level of attention to detail, strong analytical and problem solving skills, and an ability to collaborate well with other groups.
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Tax Analyst - Financial Operations

We are seeking an Analyst for our Tax group based in Hyderabad. The group performs quarterly and annual tax filings, which are filed with the Internal Revenue Service and appropriate U.S. state tax authorities. The responsibilities of the group also include issue of annual K-1/PFIC statements and quarterly tax estimate statements to investors, creation and analysis of tax reports that involve detailed instrument level analysis as per U.S. federal tax laws.

The group supports the tax planning team on trading-related tax compliance reports and illiquid deal analysis for private equity deals. The role requires close interaction with various internal groups and external tax advisors/attorneys.

The ideal candidate will be a CA or MBA with 2 years of working experience in U.S. hedge fund or private equity taxation, which includes preparation of tax work papers, K-1s, preparation of U.S. federal & state tax return for partnership and corporations. The candidate should be proactive and possess strong analytical ability, attention to detail, and ability to meet tight deadlines. Excellent communication skills and strong interpersonal skills are essential; good understanding of financial instruments will be a strong plus.
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Financial Planning and Analysis

There are no open positions in this functional area at this time.

Financial Research

Analyst/Senior Analyst - DESRI (Project Accounting)

We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad.  The candidate will work closely with the D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (DESRI) team and will be part of the Accounting Function. The profile requires regular interaction with U.S. and Hyderabad-based teams, as well as external parties.  

Primary responsibilities will include:

- maintaining the books and records for the company's renewable energy projects.
- recording monthly transactional activities and completing the month-end ledger close on the company's enterprise accounting platform (Net Suite).
- performing all month-end ledger close activities for a number of DESRI project entities, including bank reconciliations, receivable & payable accruals, accretions, amortizations, valuation adjustments, and GAAP presentation entries.
- coordinating with the asset management team to determine the appropriate project receivables by  obtaining and reconciling electricity generation numbers, preparing invoices, reconciling prices, and other terms with the project PPA agreements.  
- adhering to the month-end closing and reporting timelines, control procedures, period-end close checklists, as well as income statement and balance sheet review timetable.
- completing monthly balance sheet reconciliations and populating audit trail and reconciliation tools such as Blackline.
- collaborating closely with the Hyderabad and U.S. based asset management, accounts payable and accounting teams to ensure timely, accurate, and efficient processing /recording of transactions and resolution of queries.
- maintaining the Fixed Asset accounting ledger including recording fixed asset activities for new and under-construction projects.
- completing the reconciliation with Cost Segregation reports, "Construction in Progress" to PPE conversion, and recording the fixed asset depreciation.
- preparing flux analysis reports to analyse as well as explain variances in account balances from budgets and prior periods.
- assisting in preparing financial statements including footnotes.
- providing support to internal and external auditors in completing the statutory and internal audits for various project entities.
- working on initiatives related to establishing, standardizing, optimizing and documenting of accounting processes, workflows as well as internal accounting controls.      

The ideal candidate should be a Chartered Accountant/Certified Public Accountant, with 2-3 years of work experience, who can work independently with limited direction and guidance.  The candidate should have a good understanding of U.S. GAAP.  U.S. based audit or any experience in the Energy, Real Estate, or Financial Services sector would be an advantage. Excellent written and spoken communication skills are required.  Understanding of financial agreements and contracts, such as credit and equity investment agreements is a must.
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Economist (MACRO)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. This group works closely with the front office to provide high quality and in-depth support to the investment research team and the decision based processes of the firm's global proprietary trading strategies. The role involves analyzing global economic developments and other related opportunities in interest rate and FX markets.

Primary responsibilities include:
- Following, analyzing, and summarizing important developments related to global economic conditions, central bank policies, and financial data from different sources;
- Developing and maintaining quantitative models to assess the outlook for economic conditions, global interest rates, and exchange rates;
- Working with front office groups to develop models related to discretionary and systematic trading opportunities;
- Aiding front office data analysis efforts by collaborating closely with the firm's technology development teams;
- Maintaining dashboards to monitor the output from various models while keeping track of macroeconomic as well as financial market movements.

The ideal candidate should have either an MBA in Finance/Economics or a Ph.D. (of equivalent qualification) with 2-5 years of relevant experience, empirical/econometric skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills. He/She must also have knowledge of economic developments, financial databases (like Bloomberg), and statistical packages (like E-views).
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Lead Analyst - DESRI (Lead Controller: Project Accounting)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad.  The group works closely with the D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments' ("DESRI") team and the role involves leading a team of Controllers as a member of the DESRI Accounting Function. The role requires regular interaction with U.S. and Hyderabad-based teams, as well as external parties.

Primary responsibilities will include:

-leading a team of controllers responsible for maintaining the books & records for DESRI's renewable energy projects, including the recording of monthly transaction activities and completing the month-end ledger close on the company's enterprise accounting platform (Net Suite).
-performing all month-end ledger close activities for a number of DESRI project entities, including bank reconciliations, receivable & payable accruals, accretion, amortization, valuation adjustments, and GAAP presentation entries.
-co-ordinating with the asset management team to determine the appropriate project receivables by  obtaining and reconciling electricity generation numbers, preparing invoices, reconciling price, and other terms with the project PPA agreements.  
-adhering to and refining the month-end ledger close and reporting timelines, control procedures, period-end close checklists, income statements and balance sheet review timetables.
-completing monthly balance sheet reconciliations, populating audit trails and reconciliation tools such as Blackline.
-collaborating closely with the Hyderabad and U.S. based asset management, accounts payable and accounting teams to ensure timely, accurate, and efficient processing and recording of transactions and resolution of queries.
-maintaining the Fixed Asset accounting ledger as well as recording fixed asset activity for new and in-construction projects, completing the reconciliation with Cost Segregation reports, "Construction in Progress" to PPE conversion, and recording the fixed asset depreciation.
-preparing flux analysis reports to analyse and explain variances in account balances from budgets and from prior periods.
-assisting in preparing financial statements including footnotes.
-providing audit support to internal and external auditors in completing the statutory and internal audits for various project entities.
-working on initiatives related to establishing, standardizing, optimizing and documenting of accounting processes, workflows as well as internal accounting controls.      

The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Accountant/Certified Public Accountant, with a minimum of 3 years of audit experience in a quality professional services firm, followed by 3 or more years of corporate controlling experience.  The candidate should be familiar with executing a monthly close, reporting cycle, and quarterly and year-end audit reviews.  The candidate should set and maintain high standards of professionalism, be a supportive, motivational and effective leader, and be able to work independently with limited direction and guidance.  The candidate should have a good understanding of the U.S. GAAP and of financing agreements and contracts such as credit agreements and equity investment agreements.   Significant previous experience of the U.S. Energy, Real Estate, or Financial Services sector would be an added advantage. Excellent written and spoken communication skills are required.
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Lead Analyst/ Principal Analyst - Long Short (Energy)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based in Hyderabad. This group works closely with the front office to provide high quality and in-depth support to the investment research and decision processes of the Firm's global proprietary trading strategies. The candidate will work with portfolio managers and analysts in the fundamental equities investment teams of the Firm.

Primary responsibilities include:
-supporting detailed modelling of company financials
-complete valuation, operational, peer group and sensitivity analysis
-development and maintenance of financial models
-research coverage for specific companies and sectors
-frequent contact with front office groups to iterate on financial models and investment thesis
-attending management/ intermediary/ sector expert calls
-developing industry sector expertise
-aiding front office data analysis efforts by collaborating closely with the technology development teams in the firm

The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance or equivalent qualification with 5-10 years of experience in financial modelling, valuation, fundamental equity research and analysis in global financial markets, along with excellent communication skills. Experience in focused equity research within the Global Energy space (Midstream/ Oil/ Services/ E&P/ Refining/ Alternative Energy/ Utilities) is required.
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Lead Analyst/ Principal Analyst - Long Short (Industrial)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad. The group works closely with the front office to provide high quality and in-depth support to the investment research team and the decision based processes of the Firm's global proprietary trading strategies. The role involves working closely with the LOSH-Industrial team.

Primary Responsibilities include:
-supporting detailed modelling of company financials.
-complete valuation of operational, peer group and sensitivity analysis.
-developing and maintaining financial models.
-research coverage for specific companies and sectors.
-frequently contacting the front office to iterate financial models and investment thesis.
-attending management / intermediary / sector expert calls and developing industry sector expertise.
-aiding the front office data analysis efforts by collaborating closely with the technology development teams in the firm.

The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance or comparable qualification with 5-10 years of strong domain experience in the Industrial space (preferably Aerospace/Defense/Transportation/Capital Goods/Machinery/Automotive) covering international markets (US and Europe). Skill sets in financial modelling, valuation, fundamental equity research and analysis are requisites along with excellent communication skills.
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Lead Analyst/Principal Analyst - Credit

We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join our Financial Research group based out of the firm's office in Hyderabad, India. This team works closely with front office groups to provide high-quality and in-depth support to the investment research and decision processes of the Firm's global proprietary trading strategies.  The candidate will work with portfolio managers and analysts on the firm's credit investment teams.

Primary responsibilities include:
-Providing macro-economic analysis for EM sovereign credits;
-Supporting detailed modelling of company financials and restructuring scenarios;
-Completing valuation, operational, peer group, and sensitivity analysis;  
-Developing and maintaining financial models;
-Contacting front office groups to iterate on financial models and investment theses;
-Attending management/intermediary/conference calls and reviewing data room documents


The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance or equivalent qualifications with 5-10 years of domain experience in sovereign and corporate credits in Eastern Europe/MENA/LatAm. Strong skill sets in macro-economic analysis for EM sovereign credits, financial modeling, and valuation are necessary for the role. A keen eye for detail along with excellent interpersonal and communication skills is essential. Prior exposure to EM sovereign, high Yield, stressed, and distressed credits will be an added advantage.
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Senior Analyst/ Lead Analyst - MACRO (Equity)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad.  The group works closely with front office groups to provide high quality and in-depth support to the investment research and decision processes of the Firm?s global proprietary trading strategies. The candidate will work closely with portfolio managers and analysts in the fundamental equities team of the firm associated with the Macro strategy.
 
Primary responsibilities include:
- supporting detailed modelling of company financials and preparing investment write-ups.
- complete valuation, operational, peer group and sensitivity analysis.
- development and maintenance of financial models.
- research coverage for specific companies and sectors of interest to the group.
- frequent contact with front office groups to iterate on financial models and investment thesis.
- attending management / intermediary / sector expert calls.

The ideal candidate should have an CFA/ MBA (Finance)/ CPA or equivalent qualification with 4 - 8 years of experience with strong skill sets in financial modelling, accounting and valuation, fundamental equity research and analysis, along with excellent communication skills. Equity research experience in International markets is required.
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Senior Analyst/Manager - Data Analytics

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad.

Primary responsibilities will include:

-Supporting front-office traders/analysts on critical and time-sensitive recurring tasks that are data intensive in nature.
-Build and manage large financial data sets; perform exception analysis.
-Collaborating with the in-house technology team to automate processes to achieve optimal efficiency.
-Support the Fundamental Research team in Hyderabad by conducting data research, summarizing industry/company conference calls, and preparing quarterly earnings reports.  

The ideal candidate should have a Master's degree in Business or Finance along with 3-6 years of experience in financial operations. Additionally, he/she should be self-motivated, possess strong analytical and leadership qualities as well as be able to work independently with limited direction and guidance.  Good verbal and written communication skills are required.
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Management Company Accounting

Analyst - Management Company Accounting

We are looking for an accounting and finance professional for our Management Company Accounting team, which is part of the Financial Operations group based out of our Hyderabad office.  This group is responsible for the legal entity book-keeping and financial reporting of various D. E. Shaw group entities. The team is also responsible for carrying out monthly-closing operations for the foreign entities of the D. E. Shaw group and intercompany reconciliations of bank accounts, accruals, and prepaid accounting.  The team is also involved in reporting for onshore and foreign entities including US and UK GAAP, preparing cash flow statements and generating MIS packs.

The ideal candidate should have a Chartered Accountant degree, and up to 1 year of relevant experience. The candidate should be proficient in Excel, Word and Outlook. Attention to detail, strong analytical, written and verbal skills are essential. The candidate must be highly-motivated, capable of handling all levels of complexity in their respective areas of operation, able to adapt to shifting workload in accordance with changing priorities, and comfortable functioning in a fast-paced environment driven by deadlines. A CPA degree would be an added advantage.
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Specialist - Management Company Accounting

We are looking for an accounting and finance professional for our Management Company Accounting group based in Hyderabad. This group is responsible for legal entity book-keeping, financial reporting and statutory compliance for the Indian entities of the D. E. Shaw Group.
The key responsibilities include:
-driving accuracy and completeness in accounting and month-end processes.
-complying with all statutory and regulatory requirements (including direct taxes, indirect taxes, corporate laws & STPI regulations).
-working with all stakeholders to maintain robust internal controls.
-managing all secretarial compliance matters.
-drafting Notices, Resolutions, Agenda, Minutes and Director Reports.
-preparing and filing necessary Forms/Documents/Returns with ROC, RBI, and other authorities.
-liaising with external advisors/consultants on all tax and regulatory requirements.
The ideal candidate should be a Chartered Accountant and a Company Secretary with 2-4 years of relevant experience. Strong analytical and problem solving abilities along with excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
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