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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 Analyst - Investor Relations
    We are looking for resourceful candidates for our Investor Relations (IR) team based in Hyderabad. This group is responsible for maintaining and processing various transactions (Withdrawals, Subscriptions, etc.) at an Investor level as well as drafting customized documents for a variety of transactions. This group demands constant interaction with clients/investors and their respective administrators/custodians and is also involved in preparing several reports that are eventually used by the top management. The team works closely with Consultants/Relationship Mangers in order to market our Institutional Asset Management aspect of the business and also interacts with other groups like Financial Reporting, Management Reporting, Compliance, and their respective technical teams.

    The ideal candidate should have 6 months to 2 years of work experience and hands-on experience in MS excel. Additionally he/she should have excellent communication skills, be attentive to detail and be a fast learner.
  • Add to cart Analyst/Senior Analyst - Tax
    We are looking for an Analyst/Senior Analyst for our Tax group based in Hyderabad.  The group files quarterly and annual tax returns with the Internal Revenue Service and appropriate state tax authorities, issues annual K-1/PFIC statements and quarterly tax estimate statements to investors and generates and analyses tax reports that involve detailed instrument-level analysis as per U.S. tax laws. The group also supports the tax planning team on trading-related tax compliance reports.  The role requires close interaction with various internal groups such as Financial Accounting and Regulatory Reporting, Trade Accounting and Operations among others; and externally with our tax advisors/attorneys.

    The ideal candidate will be a post-graduate (Management or Commerce) or a C.A. having 3 years of work experience in U.S. Hedge Fund Taxation which includes preparation of tax work papers, K-1s (Investor Tax Statements) and U.S. Federal & State tax returns for Partnerships & Corporations. Being a self-starter with strong analytical skills, attention to detail and the ability to meet tight deadlines is a pre-requisite.  Additionally, excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential along with a good understanding of financial instruments.
  • Add to cart Analyst/Senior Analyst Accounts Payable - Management Company Accounting
    We are looking for an Associate/Analyst to join our Management Company Accounting (MCA) group based in Hyderabad. The group is responsible for legal entity book-keeping, financial reporting and statutory compliance of various entities of the firm.
    Primary responsibilities include:
    -capturing and routing invoices, getting business approvals, and performing check runs.
    -allocating and coding invoices in the accounts payable module.
    -posting entries into the GL system and initiating and tracking wires.
    -handling two-way and three-way matching of invoices for various entities.
    The candidate will also be involved in handling MIS requirements of the senior management, month-end vendor reconciliations, communication with multiple stake holders and participation in process enhancement initiatives. In addition to gathering and reviewing supporting documentation for internal and external audits, the candidate will also be expected to utilize the electronic expense report processing tool for processing and reviewing T&E claims, ensuring the reports are correctly coded and in accordance with the policy, making payments in the prescribed timelines, and resolving queries on a real time basis. The ideal candidate should be an Accounting graduate or having a Masters degree in Finance with 3 to 6 years of experience in Accounts Payable (AP Workflow).
  • Add to cart Compliance Associate - Financial Operations
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Compliance group based in Hyderabad. This group works closely with the global Compliance team to support the day to day management of the firm's compliance programs, including implementing and enforcing policies and procedures, such as the Firms' Code of Ethics policies. This group is also closely involved in various regulatory filing obligations, and monitoring and implementing controls designed to ensure compliance with global rules and regulations, such as those concerning Insider Trading prevention, Anti-money Laundering ("AML"), and global trading restrictions.
    The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in any discipline. The candidate should be detail oriented, self-motivated, and a strong team player with efficient interpersonal and communication skills.
  • 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 Manager/Senior Manager - Financial & Regulatory Reporting
    We are looking for a Manager/Senior Manager to join our Financial & Regulatory Reporting group based in Hyderabad.  The group is responsible for maintaining the legal entity and individual investor capital as well as preparing and distributing monthly/quarterly/annually audited financial statements, and monthly investor account statements for entities within the D. E. Shaw Group.  The group is also responsible for periodic return computations and calculation, and allocation of applicable fees.  This role requires close interaction internally with various groups such as Trade Accounting Operations, Investor Reporting (among others) and externally with our auditors and administrators.

    The ideal candidate should be a Chartered Accountant with working experience in the Financial Services industry along with a Hedge fund accounting/auditing background as well as a good understanding of the U.S. GAAP.  Strong accounting, analytical and problem solving skills, attention to detail, ability to meet tight deadlines, excellent written and oral communication skills along with superior interpersonal skills would be an added advantage.
  • Add to cart Analyst - Financial Planning and Analysis
    We are looking for resourceful candidates for the Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) function based out of our Hyderabad office.  Primary responsibilities of this function include compiling and tracking the firm-wide budget and forecasts, analysis of time allocations and expenses, publishing monthly dashboards, and providing strategic support and insights to the senior management.

    The ideal candidate should have a Master's degree in Finance or must be a Chartered Accountant, and have 1-2 years of relevant experience in budgeting, forecasting, variance analysis, etc.  The candidate should be self-driven with a keen attention for detail and have good written and verbal communication skills.
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  • Add to cart Analyst - Financial Research: Long-Short (Healthcare: Big Pharma/Med-Tech)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates willing to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad. 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.

    Primary responsibilities include:
    -covering detailed research in the Big Pharma and/or Med-Tech space for the US & European companies.
    -developing the healthcare (Big Pharma / Med-Tech) sector expertise along with attending management / intermediary / sector expert calls.
    -building and maintaining financial models and preparing investment write-ups.
    -complete valuation, operational, peer group and sensitivity analysis.
    -frequently contacting the front office groups to iterate on financial models and investment theses.
    -aiding front office data analysis efforts by collaborating closely with the technology development teams in the firm.

    The ideal candidate should have 4 - 8 years of strong domain experience in the Big Pharma and/or Med-Tech space covering International markets (US & Europe). Experience in financial modelling, valuation, fundamental equity research and analysis, along with excellent communication skills are required.
  • Add to cart Analyst / Senior Analyst - DESRI
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based in Hyderabad. The role involves working closely with the D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments' team.

    Primary responsibilities will include:
    -assisting the team that manages the accounting function for the renewable energy business.
    -working with the controller, accounting team, asset managers and outsourced accounting team to ensure accurate processing of business activity and completing the monthly/quarterly close cycles.
    -working on initiatives related to establishing, standardizing, optimizing and documenting of accounting processes, workflows as well as internal accounting controls.
    -preparing quarterly/annual financial statements for various project entities and holding companies.
    -supporting the external auditors in completing the annual statutory audits for various holding companies and subsidiaries.
    -reviewing financing and equity agreements/contracts to identify and track financial reporting requirements of the related entities.

    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 the US GAAP. Understanding of financing agreements and contracts such as Credit Agreement and equity investment agreements is a must. The role requires regular interaction with US and Hyderabad-based teams as well as external parties; hence the candidate should possess excellent written and spoken communication skills. Audit experience and any previous experience in Energy/Real Estate/Financial Services sector would be an added advantage
  • Add to cart Analyst/Senior Analyst - ABS
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research
    group based out of Hyderabad. The role involves working closely with the Asset Backed Securities (ABS) team of the firm.

    Primary Responsibilities will include:
    -managing and supporting post-trade operations, data analytics, and
    investor reporting for ABS NonPerforming Loans (NPL) business.
    -working closely with the New York & London trading desks, internal
    technology teams, and external service providers across the globe.
    -following up with external asset servicers and resolving monthly data
    feed mismatches.
    -monthly reconciliation of deal servicer data feeds against the
    Company's accounting transactions.
    -working with the Financial Operations team on reporting and resolving
    mismatches.
    -following up and providing support to our Investor Relations group's
    data reporting efforts.
    -supporting deal recovery verification and associated performance
    reports.
    -working closely with the tech teams to resolve data issues and identify tasks that can be automated.

    The ideal candidate will have a Finance degree or an equivalent qualification
    along with 2-3 years of relevant work experience. 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. Experience with
    data operations and quality control practices will be an added advantage.
  • Add to cart Economist- Financial Research (MACRO)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad. The group works closely with various 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. This role is responsible for 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 technology development teams in the firm.
    -maintaining dashboards to monitor the output from various models and keeping track of macroeconomic as well as financial market movements.

    The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance/Economics background or an equivalent qualification, 2-4 years of work experience in global economic developments and be comfortable working with data for descriptive and analytical projects.
  • Add to cart Lead / Principal Economist- Financial Research (MACRO)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad. The group works closely with various 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. This role is responsible for 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 technology development teams in the firm.
    -maintaining dashboards to monitor the output from various models and keeping track of macroeconomic as well as financial market movements.

    The ideal candidate should have either an MBA in Finance/Economics or a PhD (or equivalent qualification) with 4-7 years of relevant experience along with strong empirical/econometric skills. Knowledge of interactions between economic developments, financial databases like Bloomberg, statistical packages like E-views, and strong written as well as verbal communication skills are important.
  • Add to cart Lead/ Principal Analyst - Financial Research (MACRO - Flows)
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad. This group works closely with the 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. This role is vital in aiding the firm's effort to devise methods, collect and organize the flow and positioning of data across global financial markets to better the interpretation as well as prediction of movements in asset prices.

    Primary responsibilities include:
    -processing and organizing data in a way that it considers the most relevant characteristics of investor types and takes into account the broader economic and balance-of-payments developments.
    -collaborating closely with the technology development teams in the firm to automate data sourcing and aiding front office data analysis efforts.
    -working with front office groups to prepare reports and conduct analysis related to discretionary and systematic trading opportunities based on the data collected.

    The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance or an equivalent qualification with 4-6 years of experience in a role that involves analyzing global economics/financial markets, working with financial databases and conducting statistical analysis.
  • Add to cart 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 Manager - Industry Research
    We are looking for exceptional individuals for our Industry Research group, within the Financial Research business unit based out of Hyderabad.  This group is responsible for identifying top industry experts who can provide insights and share knowledge of their respective industries.  This role is research intensive in nature and requires coordinating with consultants including global industry leaders, former CEOs, CFOs, directors, and presidents of public or private companies. Additionally, it involves regular interactions with the compliance, technology, database management and accounts payable groups internally along with external expert networking vendors.
     
    The ideal candidate should have an MBA or an equivalent degree from a top tier university with a minimum of 4 years of prior work experience. He/She should be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, have the ability to develop relationships across all levels and have experience in leading teams and developing junior members.  Additionally, excellent verbal and written skills and the ability to work under tight deadlines are requisites.
  • Add to cart Manager/Senior Manager - Energy
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based in 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 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 Senior Analyst / Manager - DESRI
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based in Hyderabad. The role involves working closely with the D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments' Asset Management team.
    Primary responsibilities include:
    -working closely with the CFO and controller, to ensure effective operation of accounting functions for the Renewable energy business as well as various ad hoc requests and accounting/operational/business initiatives.
    -identifying and leading various initiatives related to establishing, operating, and optimizing accounting processes, workflows, as well as internal accounting controls.
    -overseeing activities conducted by the third party accounting service provider to ensure efficient, timely and accurate processing and reporting.
    -assisting completion of US GAAP accounting assessments related to new renewable energy acquisitions and other complex transactions.
    -coordinating with internal accounting teams, asset managers and outsourced accounting team to ensure accurate completion of the monthly and quarterly close process.
    -reviewing the control metrics and balance sheet reconciliations prepared by the outsourced accounting team to ensure controls are executed reliably.
    -preparing processes and documentation for the annual statutory audits of multiple project entities and holding companies as well as supporting the information requirements of external auditors during their review.
    -aiding the timely preparation of quarterly as well as annual financial statements for various project entities and holding companies.
    -taking responsibility for distribution of quarterly as well as annual financial statements and other related reporting to lenders and equity investors.
    -identifying and eliminating inefficiencies in the existing processes, taking the lead on automation initiatives, process improvements and coordinating with technology groups and outsourced accounting service provider for successful implementation.
    The ideal candidate should be a Chartered Accountant/Certified Public Accountant, with 5-6 years of audit experience, who can work independently and lead a team with limited direction and guidance. The candidate should have experience managing teams for accounting engagements and also have a strong understanding of US GAAP. Understanding of financial agreements and contracts such as Credit Agreements and equity investment agreements are a must. This role requires regular interaction with US and Hyderabad based teams as well as external parties; hence the candidate should possess excellent written and spoken communication skills. Any previous experience in Energy/Real Estate/Financial Services sector would be an added advantage.
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  • Add to cart Senior Specialist - Talent Development
    We are looking for a bright and insightful candidate as a Senior Specialist 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 3-4 years of work experience, with a good academic record, excellent oral and written communication, strong interpersonal skills, and attention to detail.
  • Add to cart Specialist - Talent Management
    We are looking for an intelligent and resourceful candidate for our Talent Management team based in Hyderabad. Primary responsibilities include:

    -handling day-to-day HR operations in the talent management team.
    -managing onboarding, document management, document audit and
    separations at the firm.
    -organizing and conducting engagement events/activities for business unit/
    location.
    -collaborating with corporate teams on business related activities/events for
    business unit/location.
    -coordinating the training needs for the business unit/location.
    -managing the HR related applications for the business unit/location.
    -liaising with vendors on benefits and engagement related activities.

    The ideal candidate should have an MBA degree in any Human Resources faculty with strong knowledge of related processes and practices along with excellent project management, presentation and interpersonal skills. Two to three years of hands-on experience in working on complex employee engagement programs and initiatives, onboarding, and benefits portfolios is a must. The candidate should be high on initiative and drive, along with being analytically strong and attentive to detail. In addition to being proficient with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and internet navigation, the candidate should also possess excellent communication, presentation, facilitation and interpersonal skills.
  • Add to cart Specialist/Senior Specialist - Talent Acquisition
    We are looking for a bright and resourceful candidate as a Specialist/Senior Specialist for our Hyderabad based Talent Acquisition team.  If hired, you will be responsible for providing critical support to our recruiting operations which include, but are not limited to:

    - Screening resumes/handling interviews/working on MIS reports
    - Ensuring a positive hiring experience for the candidates
    - Gathering market intelligence in order to recommend competitive hiring related recommendations to the respective Business Units.

    Additionally you will gain exposure to creating, refining, and executing strategies to identify and attract world-class talent for our 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.

    The ideal candidate should have a strong record of academic achievement and excellent communication skills. An analytical approach, attention to detail and the willingness to take initiative are prerequisites for the role.
  • Add to cart Talent Acquisition Associate
    We are looking for 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 0-1 year of work experience, 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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  • Add to cart Analyst/Senior Analyst - Management Company Accounting
    We are looking for an accounting and finance professional for our Hyderabad-based Management Company Accounting (MCA) group at the Analyst / Senior Analyst level.  The group is responsible for legal entity book-keeping, financial reporting and statutory compliance of the various D. E. Shaw entities.

    The candidate will be responsible for carrying out month-close operations for foreign entities of the D. E. Shaw group including monthly reconciliations of bank accounts, accruals, and prepaid accounting and intercompany reconciliations.  The applicant will also be involved in reporting for onshore and foreign entities including USGAAP and IFRS reports, preparing cash flow statements, and generating MIS packs.  Participating in process enhancement initiatives will also form a part of the applicant's responsibilities.
    The ideal candidate should be a CA/ICWAI/CPA with 4 to 6 years of work experience in month-close activities for global entities, who is proficient in MS Excel, MS Word and MS Outlook and possesses the ability to meet tight deadlines under work pressure. Additionally, the candidate must be a team player with excellent communication skills.
    The candidate must be a highly-motivated individual who can handle all levels of complexity in the respective area of operation, and be flexible in shifting workload in accordance with changing priorities.  The applicant must be comfortable functioning in a fast-paced environment driven by month-close deadlines.
  • Add to cart Senior Analyst Accounts Payable - Management Company Accounting
    We are looking for a bright and enthusiastic accounting and finance professional for our Hyderabad-based Management Company Accounting group.  The group is responsible for legal entity bookkeeping, financial reporting, and statutory compliance of the Hyderabad entity.  

    Specific responsibilities include:
    - Handling vendor payments and employee reimbursements.
    - Ensuring compliance with all the applicable Indian Statutory laws.
    - Acting as a liaison with banks for domestic and international payments.
    - Handling statutory remittances and filings.
    - Preparing the periodic Bank Reconciliation Statement.
    - Resolving employee and vendor queries.
    - Maintaining appropriate documentation of all activities.

    The ideal candidate should be a commerce graduate with 2 to 6 years of Accounts Payable experience and strong accounting fundamentals.  Prior experience in an Accounts Payable team is desirable.  The candidate should be a team player with excellent communication skills, and should be able to meet stringent deadlines under work pressure. Candidates who have completed CA inter/CWA inter will be preferred.
  • 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.
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  • 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.
  • Add to cart Quality Assurance: Member Technical - Life Sciences
    We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) Scientist for our Life Sciences team based in Hyderabad.  Primary responsibilities include design, implementation, and administration of testing strategies to assess cutting-edge scientific software.  
     
    The ideal candidate should have a degree (M.Sc.) in Chemistry/Bio chemistry/Pharmacy/Bio-informatics/Life Sciences with 0-2 years of relevant work experience.  Familiarity with Linux, Mac, Windows and Computational Chemistry Software are important for this role.  Prior experience and knowledge of python and shell scripting, software development life cycle, software quality assurance, and the ability to develop automated test scripts are added advantages.  Paying significant attention to detail and working comfortably under deadlines are also pre-requisites.
  • Add to cart Testing - Member Technical - Life Sciences
    We are looking for Quality Assurance (QA) Scientists for our Life Sciences team based in Hyderabad. The role incorporates being responsible for the design, implementation and administration of testing strategies to assess cutting-edge web based applications for pharmaceutical data sharing and management. The ideal candidate must be highly motivated, comfortable working under deadlines, possess the ability to be both self-directed yet work well within a team and pay significant attention to detail. Exposure to high end web browser usage and web surfing is essential. Prior experience in software testing would be an added advantage.

    The ideal candidate should have a strong educational background, Bachelor's/Master's degree in Chemistry/Pharmaceuticals /Life Sciences with 0-2 years of experience in a profile having high exposure to computers and software. Strong analytical, problem solving as well as communication skills, both oral and written are necessary. Experience with Selenium or any other testing tools, and any scripting language, would be an added advantage.
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  • Add to cart Dot Net Developer
    We are looking for an excellent .Net developer with experience in SharePoint who would be involved in specifying, designing, implementing and testing enterprise-scale applications based on .Net and SharePoint Server 2010 & 2013 technologies.

    Primary responsibilities include working closely with the development group and clients to design, implement and deliver .Net and SharePoint projects for the Enterprise group.  The role will involve working with and integrating different technologies along with evaluating and implementing new technologies in keeping up with industry trends and business requirements.  

    The ideal candidate should have a Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent stream and a minimum of 4 years of experience working with MS development and infrastructure technologies, including the following:

    -extensive experience in ASP.NET (C#), ADO.NET, ASP.Net MVC, ASP.Net Web API, Test driven development, Continuous Integration and Entity Framework.
    -experience working with SharePoint Foundation 2010 and 2013, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2010 and SharePoint 2013.
    -familiar with Farm topologies, SharePoint administration, packaging and deploying SharePoint Solutions.
    -good working knowledge of WCF & RESTful web services, WF and InfoPath forms. Also, should know how to use of InfoPath forms in workflows.
    -good working knowledge in HTML, JavaScript, JQuery, AJAX, XML, XSLT, and CSS.
    -experience in involving migration process of SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 is a plus.

    In addition to the above, having exposure to PowerShell scripts and possessing SharePoint / Microsoft Certifications in MCTS, MCAD, MCSD, MCSE or MCITP will be considered an advantage.  Moreover, the candidate should have strong problem-solving, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills along with a demonstrated passion for technology.
  • Add to cart Senior Software Developer - Information Technology
    We are looking for bright and exceptional programmers to join our Software Developer team based in Hyderabad.  The ideal candidate should have at least 2-6 years of strong experience in Java/JEE in addition to some or all of the following - RESTful Web Services, Python/Perl, messaging middleware, and databases (SQL Server).  Experience in Spring, Mybatis/ibatis/Hibernate, jQuery, JavaScript and deployment architecture are also preferred.

    The candidate should have strong problem solving and analytical skills as well as a demonstrated passion for technology. 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 Technology Associate - IT/FO
    We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join the IT Front Office group based in Hyderabad. The team specializes in building high quality applications and web-based products with a focus on usability, speed, security and productivity.

    Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    -addressing queries from the trading floor and other related front office entities on data and software provided by IT/Front Office.
    -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 code changes.

    The ideal candidate will be a graduate with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. The candidate should possess excellent problem solving and logical reasoning skills as well as be able to meet deadlines. Exposure to scripting and shell commands is a prerequisite along with experience with productivity tools (Wiki, Excel) or the ability to learn them. Additionally, 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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  • Add to cart Production Engineering Manager
    We are looking for resourceful candidates to manage and lead our Production Engineering team based out of Hyderabad, which is responsible for the IT infrastructure management and operations of the firm.  This role requires good management skills and experience, as the work entails managing technical members, conducting operational tasks and overseeing implementation of IT projects.  

    Primary responsibilities will include:

    -all operational aspects of IT infrastructure and trend analysis.
    -resolving issues arising in the production environment, quickly and efficiently.
    -handling L2/L3 escalations from HD (L1) team.
    -proactively monitoring, identifying and fixing issues in the environment.
    -undertaking maintenance, patching and upgrades in the production environment.
    -taking up individual or collaborative projects with other teams.
    -documenting tasks and Change Management discipline.
    -managing senior technical resources and handling business requirements along with project management.
    -communicating and interacting with all levels of management staff.

    The ideal candidate should have strong communication and interpersonal skills, excellent analytical and problem solving skills along with strong management and leadership qualities.  A good understanding of all IT domains with an in-depth understanding of windows, Linux and networking environment as well as SME level expertise in at least one of the technology categories: Unix/Windows/Networking, is essential.

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.

OPEN POSITIONS

SUPPORT

Administration

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

Human Capital

Senior Specialist - Talent Development

We are looking for a bright and insightful candidate as a Senior Specialist 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 3-4 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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Specialist - Talent Management

We are looking for an intelligent and resourceful candidate for our Talent Management team based in Hyderabad. Primary responsibilities include:

-handling day-to-day HR operations in the talent management team.
-managing onboarding, document management, document audit and
separations at the firm.
-organizing and conducting engagement events/activities for business unit/
location.
-collaborating with corporate teams on business related activities/events for
business unit/location.
-coordinating the training needs for the business unit/location.
-managing the HR related applications for the business unit/location.
-liaising with vendors on benefits and engagement related activities.

The ideal candidate should have an MBA degree in any Human Resources faculty with strong knowledge of related processes and practices along with excellent project management, presentation and interpersonal skills. Two to three years of hands-on experience in working on complex employee engagement programs and initiatives, onboarding, and benefits portfolios is a must. The candidate should be high on initiative and drive, along with being analytically strong and attentive to detail. In addition to being proficient with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and internet navigation, the candidate should also possess excellent communication, presentation, facilitation and interpersonal skills.
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Specialist/Senior Specialist - Talent Acquisition

We are looking for a bright and resourceful candidate as a Specialist/Senior Specialist for our Hyderabad based Talent Acquisition team.  If hired, you will be responsible for providing critical support to our recruiting operations which include, but are not limited to:

- Screening resumes/handling interviews/working on MIS reports
- Ensuring a positive hiring experience for the candidates
- Gathering market intelligence in order to recommend competitive hiring related recommendations to the respective Business Units.

Additionally you will gain exposure to creating, refining, and executing strategies to identify and attract world-class talent for our 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.

The ideal candidate should have a strong record of academic achievement and excellent communication skills. An analytical approach, attention to detail and the willingness to take initiative are prerequisites for the role.
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Talent Acquisition Associate

We are looking for 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 0-1 year of work experience, 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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Legal

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

Life Sciences

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

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

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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Quality Assurance: Member Technical - Life Sciences

We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) Scientist for our Life Sciences team based in Hyderabad.  Primary responsibilities include design, implementation, and administration of testing strategies to assess cutting-edge scientific software.  
 
The ideal candidate should have a degree (M.Sc.) in Chemistry/Bio chemistry/Pharmacy/Bio-informatics/Life Sciences with 0-2 years of relevant work experience.  Familiarity with Linux, Mac, Windows and Computational Chemistry Software are important for this role.  Prior experience and knowledge of python and shell scripting, software development life cycle, software quality assurance, and the ability to develop automated test scripts are added advantages.  Paying significant attention to detail and working comfortably under deadlines are also pre-requisites.
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Testing - Member Technical - Life Sciences

We are looking for Quality Assurance (QA) Scientists for our Life Sciences team based in Hyderabad. The role incorporates being responsible for the design, implementation and administration of testing strategies to assess cutting-edge web based applications for pharmaceutical data sharing and management. The ideal candidate must be highly motivated, comfortable working under deadlines, possess the ability to be both self-directed yet work well within a team and pay significant attention to detail. Exposure to high end web browser usage and web surfing is essential. Prior experience in software testing would be an added advantage.

The ideal candidate should have a strong educational background, Bachelor's/Master's degree in Chemistry/Pharmaceuticals /Life Sciences with 0-2 years of experience in a profile having high exposure to computers and software. Strong analytical, problem solving as well as communication skills, both oral and written are necessary. Experience with Selenium or any other testing tools, and any scripting language, would be an added advantage.
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Software Development

Dot Net Developer

We are looking for an excellent .Net developer with experience in SharePoint who would be involved in specifying, designing, implementing and testing enterprise-scale applications based on .Net and SharePoint Server 2010 & 2013 technologies.

Primary responsibilities include working closely with the development group and clients to design, implement and deliver .Net and SharePoint projects for the Enterprise group.  The role will involve working with and integrating different technologies along with evaluating and implementing new technologies in keeping up with industry trends and business requirements.  

The ideal candidate should have a Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent stream and a minimum of 4 years of experience working with MS development and infrastructure technologies, including the following:

-extensive experience in ASP.NET (C#), ADO.NET, ASP.Net MVC, ASP.Net Web API, Test driven development, Continuous Integration and Entity Framework.
-experience working with SharePoint Foundation 2010 and 2013, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2010 and SharePoint 2013.
-familiar with Farm topologies, SharePoint administration, packaging and deploying SharePoint Solutions.
-good working knowledge of WCF & RESTful web services, WF and InfoPath forms. Also, should know how to use of InfoPath forms in workflows.
-good working knowledge in HTML, JavaScript, JQuery, AJAX, XML, XSLT, and CSS.
-experience in involving migration process of SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 is a plus.

In addition to the above, having exposure to PowerShell scripts and possessing SharePoint / Microsoft Certifications in MCTS, MCAD, MCSD, MCSE or MCITP will be considered an advantage.  Moreover, the candidate should have strong problem-solving, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills along with a demonstrated passion for technology.
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Senior Software Developer - Information Technology

We are looking for bright and exceptional programmers to join our Software Developer team based in Hyderabad.  The ideal candidate should have at least 2-6 years of strong experience in Java/JEE in addition to some or all of the following - RESTful Web Services, Python/Perl, messaging middleware, and databases (SQL Server).  Experience in Spring, Mybatis/ibatis/Hibernate, jQuery, JavaScript and deployment architecture are also preferred.

The candidate should have strong problem solving and analytical skills as well as a demonstrated passion for technology. 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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Technology Associate - IT/FO

We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join the IT Front Office group based in Hyderabad. The team specializes in building high quality applications and web-based products with a focus on usability, speed, security and productivity.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-addressing queries from the trading floor and other related front office entities on data and software provided by IT/Front Office.
-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 code changes.

The ideal candidate will be a graduate with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. The candidate should possess excellent problem solving and logical reasoning skills as well as be able to meet deadlines. Exposure to scripting and shell commands is a prerequisite along with experience with productivity tools (Wiki, Excel) or the ability to learn them. Additionally, 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

Production Engineering Manager

We are looking for resourceful candidates to manage and lead our Production Engineering team based out of Hyderabad, which is responsible for the IT infrastructure management and operations of the firm.  This role requires good management skills and experience, as the work entails managing technical members, conducting operational tasks and overseeing implementation of IT projects.  

Primary responsibilities will include:

-all operational aspects of IT infrastructure and trend analysis.
-resolving issues arising in the production environment, quickly and efficiently.
-handling L2/L3 escalations from HD (L1) team.
-proactively monitoring, identifying and fixing issues in the environment.
-undertaking maintenance, patching and upgrades in the production environment.
-taking up individual or collaborative projects with other teams.
-documenting tasks and Change Management discipline.
-managing senior technical resources and handling business requirements along with project management.
-communicating and interacting with all levels of management staff.

The ideal candidate should have strong communication and interpersonal skills, excellent analytical and problem solving skills along with strong management and leadership qualities.  A good understanding of all IT domains with an in-depth understanding of windows, Linux and networking environment as well as SME level expertise in at least one of the technology categories: Unix/Windows/Networking, is essential.
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FINANCE

Financial Operations

Analyst - Investor Relations

We are looking for resourceful candidates for our Investor Relations (IR) team based in Hyderabad. This group is responsible for maintaining and processing various transactions (Withdrawals, Subscriptions, etc.) at an Investor level as well as drafting customized documents for a variety of transactions. This group demands constant interaction with clients/investors and their respective administrators/custodians and is also involved in preparing several reports that are eventually used by the top management. The team works closely with Consultants/Relationship Mangers in order to market our Institutional Asset Management aspect of the business and also interacts with other groups like Financial Reporting, Management Reporting, Compliance, and their respective technical teams.

The ideal candidate should have 6 months to 2 years of work experience and hands-on experience in MS excel. Additionally he/she should have excellent communication skills, be attentive to detail and be a fast learner.
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Analyst/Senior Analyst - Tax

We are looking for an Analyst/Senior Analyst for our Tax group based in Hyderabad.  The group files quarterly and annual tax returns with the Internal Revenue Service and appropriate state tax authorities, issues annual K-1/PFIC statements and quarterly tax estimate statements to investors and generates and analyses tax reports that involve detailed instrument-level analysis as per U.S. tax laws. The group also supports the tax planning team on trading-related tax compliance reports.  The role requires close interaction with various internal groups such as Financial Accounting and Regulatory Reporting, Trade Accounting and Operations among others; and externally with our tax advisors/attorneys.

The ideal candidate will be a post-graduate (Management or Commerce) or a C.A. having 3 years of work experience in U.S. Hedge Fund Taxation which includes preparation of tax work papers, K-1s (Investor Tax Statements) and U.S. Federal & State tax returns for Partnerships & Corporations. Being a self-starter with strong analytical skills, attention to detail and the ability to meet tight deadlines is a pre-requisite.  Additionally, excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential along with a good understanding of financial instruments.
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Analyst/Senior Analyst Accounts Payable - Management Company Accounting

We are looking for an Associate/Analyst to join our Management Company Accounting (MCA) group based in Hyderabad. The group is responsible for legal entity book-keeping, financial reporting and statutory compliance of various entities of the firm.
Primary responsibilities include:
-capturing and routing invoices, getting business approvals, and performing check runs.
-allocating and coding invoices in the accounts payable module.
-posting entries into the GL system and initiating and tracking wires.
-handling two-way and three-way matching of invoices for various entities.
The candidate will also be involved in handling MIS requirements of the senior management, month-end vendor reconciliations, communication with multiple stake holders and participation in process enhancement initiatives. In addition to gathering and reviewing supporting documentation for internal and external audits, the candidate will also be expected to utilize the electronic expense report processing tool for processing and reviewing T&E claims, ensuring the reports are correctly coded and in accordance with the policy, making payments in the prescribed timelines, and resolving queries on a real time basis. The ideal candidate should be an Accounting graduate or having a Masters degree in Finance with 3 to 6 years of experience in Accounts Payable (AP Workflow).
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Compliance Associate - Financial Operations

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Compliance group based in Hyderabad. This group works closely with the global Compliance team to support the day to day management of the firm's compliance programs, including implementing and enforcing policies and procedures, such as the Firms' Code of Ethics policies. This group is also closely involved in various regulatory filing obligations, and monitoring and implementing controls designed to ensure compliance with global rules and regulations, such as those concerning Insider Trading prevention, Anti-money Laundering ("AML"), and global trading restrictions.
The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in any discipline. The candidate should be detail oriented, self-motivated, and a strong team player with efficient interpersonal and communication skills.
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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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Manager/Senior Manager - Financial & Regulatory Reporting

We are looking for a Manager/Senior Manager to join our Financial & Regulatory Reporting group based in Hyderabad.  The group is responsible for maintaining the legal entity and individual investor capital as well as preparing and distributing monthly/quarterly/annually audited financial statements, and monthly investor account statements for entities within the D. E. Shaw Group.  The group is also responsible for periodic return computations and calculation, and allocation of applicable fees.  This role requires close interaction internally with various groups such as Trade Accounting Operations, Investor Reporting (among others) and externally with our auditors and administrators.

The ideal candidate should be a Chartered Accountant with working experience in the Financial Services industry along with a Hedge fund accounting/auditing background as well as a good understanding of the U.S. GAAP.  Strong accounting, analytical and problem solving skills, attention to detail, ability to meet tight deadlines, excellent written and oral communication skills along with superior interpersonal skills would be an added advantage.
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Financial Planning and Analysis

Analyst - Financial Planning and Analysis

We are looking for resourceful candidates for the Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) function based out of our Hyderabad office.  Primary responsibilities of this function include compiling and tracking the firm-wide budget and forecasts, analysis of time allocations and expenses, publishing monthly dashboards, and providing strategic support and insights to the senior management.

The ideal candidate should have a Master's degree in Finance or must be a Chartered Accountant, and have 1-2 years of relevant experience in budgeting, forecasting, variance analysis, etc.  The candidate should be self-driven with a keen attention for detail and have good written and verbal communication skills.
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Financial Research

Analyst - Financial Research: Long-Short (Healthcare: Big Pharma/Med-Tech)

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

Primary responsibilities include:
-covering detailed research in the Big Pharma and/or Med-Tech space for the US & European companies.
-developing the healthcare (Big Pharma / Med-Tech) sector expertise along with attending management / intermediary / sector expert calls.
-building and maintaining financial models and preparing investment write-ups.
-complete valuation, operational, peer group and sensitivity analysis.
-frequently contacting the front office groups to iterate on financial models and investment theses.
-aiding front office data analysis efforts by collaborating closely with the technology development teams in the firm.

The ideal candidate should have 4 - 8 years of strong domain experience in the Big Pharma and/or Med-Tech space covering International markets (US & Europe). Experience in financial modelling, valuation, fundamental equity research and analysis, along with excellent communication skills are required.
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Analyst / Senior Analyst - DESRI

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based in Hyderabad. The role involves working closely with the D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments' team.

Primary responsibilities will include:
-assisting the team that manages the accounting function for the renewable energy business.
-working with the controller, accounting team, asset managers and outsourced accounting team to ensure accurate processing of business activity and completing the monthly/quarterly close cycles.
-working on initiatives related to establishing, standardizing, optimizing and documenting of accounting processes, workflows as well as internal accounting controls.
-preparing quarterly/annual financial statements for various project entities and holding companies.
-supporting the external auditors in completing the annual statutory audits for various holding companies and subsidiaries.
-reviewing financing and equity agreements/contracts to identify and track financial reporting requirements of the related entities.

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 the US GAAP. Understanding of financing agreements and contracts such as Credit Agreement and equity investment agreements is a must. The role requires regular interaction with US and Hyderabad-based teams as well as external parties; hence the candidate should possess excellent written and spoken communication skills. Audit experience and any previous experience in Energy/Real Estate/Financial Services sector would be an added advantage
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Analyst/Senior Analyst - ABS

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research
group based out of Hyderabad. The role involves working closely with the Asset Backed Securities (ABS) team of the firm.

Primary Responsibilities will include:
-managing and supporting post-trade operations, data analytics, and
investor reporting for ABS NonPerforming Loans (NPL) business.
-working closely with the New York & London trading desks, internal
technology teams, and external service providers across the globe.
-following up with external asset servicers and resolving monthly data
feed mismatches.
-monthly reconciliation of deal servicer data feeds against the
Company's accounting transactions.
-working with the Financial Operations team on reporting and resolving
mismatches.
-following up and providing support to our Investor Relations group's
data reporting efforts.
-supporting deal recovery verification and associated performance
reports.
-working closely with the tech teams to resolve data issues and identify tasks that can be automated.

The ideal candidate will have a Finance degree or an equivalent qualification
along with 2-3 years of relevant work experience. 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. Experience with
data operations and quality control practices will be an added advantage.
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Economist- Financial Research (MACRO)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad. The group works closely with various 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. This role is responsible for 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 technology development teams in the firm.
-maintaining dashboards to monitor the output from various models and keeping track of macroeconomic as well as financial market movements.

The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance/Economics background or an equivalent qualification, 2-4 years of work experience in global economic developments and be comfortable working with data for descriptive and analytical projects.
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Lead / Principal Economist- Financial Research (MACRO)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad. The group works closely with various 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. This role is responsible for 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 technology development teams in the firm.
-maintaining dashboards to monitor the output from various models and keeping track of macroeconomic as well as financial market movements.

The ideal candidate should have either an MBA in Finance/Economics or a PhD (or equivalent qualification) with 4-7 years of relevant experience along with strong empirical/econometric skills. Knowledge of interactions between economic developments, financial databases like Bloomberg, statistical packages like E-views, and strong written as well as verbal communication skills are important.
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Lead/ Principal Analyst - Financial Research (MACRO - Flows)

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based out of Hyderabad. This group works closely with the 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. This role is vital in aiding the firm's effort to devise methods, collect and organize the flow and positioning of data across global financial markets to better the interpretation as well as prediction of movements in asset prices.

Primary responsibilities include:
-processing and organizing data in a way that it considers the most relevant characteristics of investor types and takes into account the broader economic and balance-of-payments developments.
-collaborating closely with the technology development teams in the firm to automate data sourcing and aiding front office data analysis efforts.
-working with front office groups to prepare reports and conduct analysis related to discretionary and systematic trading opportunities based on the data collected.

The ideal candidate should have an MBA in Finance or an equivalent qualification with 4-6 years of experience in a role that involves analyzing global economics/financial markets, working with financial databases and conducting statistical analysis.
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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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Manager - Industry Research

We are looking for exceptional individuals for our Industry Research group, within the Financial Research business unit based out of Hyderabad.  This group is responsible for identifying top industry experts who can provide insights and share knowledge of their respective industries.  This role is research intensive in nature and requires coordinating with consultants including global industry leaders, former CEOs, CFOs, directors, and presidents of public or private companies. Additionally, it involves regular interactions with the compliance, technology, database management and accounts payable groups internally along with external expert networking vendors.
 
The ideal candidate should have an MBA or an equivalent degree from a top tier university with a minimum of 4 years of prior work experience. He/She should be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, have the ability to develop relationships across all levels and have experience in leading teams and developing junior members.  Additionally, excellent verbal and written skills and the ability to work under tight deadlines are requisites.
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Manager/Senior Manager - Energy

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based in 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 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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Senior Analyst / Manager - DESRI

We are looking for resourceful candidates to join our Financial Research group based in Hyderabad. The role involves working closely with the D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments' Asset Management team.
Primary responsibilities include:
-working closely with the CFO and controller, to ensure effective operation of accounting functions for the Renewable energy business as well as various ad hoc requests and accounting/operational/business initiatives.
-identifying and leading various initiatives related to establishing, operating, and optimizing accounting processes, workflows, as well as internal accounting controls.
-overseeing activities conducted by the third party accounting service provider to ensure efficient, timely and accurate processing and reporting.
-assisting completion of US GAAP accounting assessments related to new renewable energy acquisitions and other complex transactions.
-coordinating with internal accounting teams, asset managers and outsourced accounting team to ensure accurate completion of the monthly and quarterly close process.
-reviewing the control metrics and balance sheet reconciliations prepared by the outsourced accounting team to ensure controls are executed reliably.
-preparing processes and documentation for the annual statutory audits of multiple project entities and holding companies as well as supporting the information requirements of external auditors during their review.
-aiding the timely preparation of quarterly as well as annual financial statements for various project entities and holding companies.
-taking responsibility for distribution of quarterly as well as annual financial statements and other related reporting to lenders and equity investors.
-identifying and eliminating inefficiencies in the existing processes, taking the lead on automation initiatives, process improvements and coordinating with technology groups and outsourced accounting service provider for successful implementation.
The ideal candidate should be a Chartered Accountant/Certified Public Accountant, with 5-6 years of audit experience, who can work independently and lead a team with limited direction and guidance. The candidate should have experience managing teams for accounting engagements and also have a strong understanding of US GAAP. Understanding of financial agreements and contracts such as Credit Agreements and equity investment agreements are a must. This role requires regular interaction with US and Hyderabad based teams as well as external parties; hence the candidate should possess excellent written and spoken communication skills. Any previous experience in Energy/Real Estate/Financial Services sector would be an added advantage.
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Management Company Accounting

Analyst/Senior Analyst - Management Company Accounting

We are looking for an accounting and finance professional for our Hyderabad-based Management Company Accounting (MCA) group at the Analyst / Senior Analyst level.  The group is responsible for legal entity book-keeping, financial reporting and statutory compliance of the various D. E. Shaw entities.

The candidate will be responsible for carrying out month-close operations for foreign entities of the D. E. Shaw group including monthly reconciliations of bank accounts, accruals, and prepaid accounting and intercompany reconciliations.  The applicant will also be involved in reporting for onshore and foreign entities including USGAAP and IFRS reports, preparing cash flow statements, and generating MIS packs.  Participating in process enhancement initiatives will also form a part of the applicant's responsibilities.
The ideal candidate should be a CA/ICWAI/CPA with 4 to 6 years of work experience in month-close activities for global entities, who is proficient in MS Excel, MS Word and MS Outlook and possesses the ability to meet tight deadlines under work pressure. Additionally, the candidate must be a team player with excellent communication skills.
The candidate must be a highly-motivated individual who can handle all levels of complexity in the respective area of operation, and be flexible in shifting workload in accordance with changing priorities.  The applicant must be comfortable functioning in a fast-paced environment driven by month-close deadlines.
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Senior Analyst Accounts Payable - Management Company Accounting

We are looking for a bright and enthusiastic accounting and finance professional for our Hyderabad-based Management Company Accounting group.  The group is responsible for legal entity bookkeeping, financial reporting, and statutory compliance of the Hyderabad entity.  

Specific responsibilities include:
- Handling vendor payments and employee reimbursements.
- Ensuring compliance with all the applicable Indian Statutory laws.
- Acting as a liaison with banks for domestic and international payments.
- Handling statutory remittances and filings.
- Preparing the periodic Bank Reconciliation Statement.
- Resolving employee and vendor queries.
- Maintaining appropriate documentation of all activities.

The ideal candidate should be a commerce graduate with 2 to 6 years of Accounts Payable experience and strong accounting fundamentals.  Prior experience in an Accounts Payable team is desirable.  The candidate should be a team player with excellent communication skills, and should be able to meet stringent deadlines under work pressure. Candidates who have completed CA inter/CWA inter will be preferred.
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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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