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  • Add to cart Front Office Executive
    We are looking for an intelligent, resourceful, and motivated person to join the Administration team in our Hyderabad office. Responsibilities will include reception management, answering calls, managing visitors and vendors, booking internal conference rooms, coordinating company events/team outings, library purchases & printing works.  The candidate will also be responsible for accommodation and flight bookings for our global employees, accommodation bookings within India, preparing MIS reports, expense tracking,  corporate credit card transactions, including application, modification, and cancellation.

    The ideal candidate should be pleasant and articulate, and should have excellent organizational and communication skills. A college graduate in any discipline, with prior front office administrative experience of 2 to 5 years, is preferred.  Strong computer skills, including familiarity with Outlook, Word, and Excel, are a major plus.
  • 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, as well as HTML/CSS/JS prototypes of design concepts.  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 3 years of interface and interaction designing experience, including 1 year of designing data intensive applications, is required.  The candidate must have advanced knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and jQuery and in-depth exposure to raster and vector graphics tools, such as Adobe Photoshop, GIMP, Illustrator, or Inkscape.  

    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 Human Capital
  • Add to cart Consultant - Talent Acquisition
    We are seeking brilliant and resourceful candidates as  consultants 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.
  • Add to cart Consultant - Talent Development
    We are seeking a brilliant and resourceful candidate as a consultant for our Hyderabad based Talent Development team.  This role offers attractive remuneration a challenging work environment and excellent opportunities to learn about the firm's businesses which range from quantitative and qualitative investment strategies to computational biochemistry.
     
    The candidate will primarily be responsible for providing operational support to the various activities involved in training coordination and program management.  Core work responsibilities will include end-to-end training coordination, vendor management, trainer screening, and post program coordination.  Additionally, the candidate will gain exposure to training processes, analysis and metrics, and program design.

    The ideal candidate should be a graduate with 0-1 year of work experience, a good academic record, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, and great attention to detail.
  • Add to cart Immigration Specialist
    We are looking for an Immigration Specialist for the Human Capital group based out of Hyderabad, who would be responsible for the firm's global immigration needs, with primary focus on US and Indian Immigration.

    Specific responsibilities include:
    -    Processing Business visas and work permits for the USA and other countries.
    -    Adherence to immigration legislation and ensuring compliance with various immigration laws for the US and other countries.
    -    Coordinating with employees and third party vendors during the visa process.
    -    Conducting visa and travel briefings.
    -    Preparing relevant documentation for visa interviews/applications.
    -    Updating and maintaining HR records and reports.
    -    Tracking employees' international movements, validating their purpose of travel and coordinating for immigration and other relevant documents.
    -    Providing inputs for automation and simplification of processes.

    We are looking for a self-motivated individual with a strong sense of ethics, cultural sensitivity and the ability to work independently in this role. The ideal candidate should have at least 2 years of relevant experience and a thorough understanding of immigration laws in the US, India, and ideally, at least one other geographical location (UK, HK, China, Japan, UAE). Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, detail oriented aptitude and strong organizational skills are also essential for this role.
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  • Add to cart Member/Senior Member Technical - QA
    We are looking for experienced Software Testers for our Quality Assurance (QA) team based in Hyderabad.  The QA team is responsible for assessing a variety of products, including real-time trading systems, complex financial systems, and sophisticated workflow systems.  The team carries out a variety of tests, including functional, performance, and security tests, using a combination of manual and automated testing.  They also employ off-the-shelf test automation and performance testing tools, as well as in-house proprietary test automation frameworks.

    The primary responsibilities of testers in the QA team includes creating test plans, signing off tested applications, analyzing discrepancies in execution, logging defects, and working on automated and manual testing tools.  The position offers candidates who have a genuine interest in technology, finance and software testing, the opportunity to work on projects that deliver cutting-edge technology developed by the D. E. Shaw group.

    The ideal candidate should have a strong academic background with a degree in Computer Science or Information Technology and 2-4 years of relevant experience.
    A strong understanding of a broad range of Computer Science areas as well as software testing concepts, the software test lifecycle and automation will be an added advantage.  The candidate should have worked on at least one object-oriented programming language such as C++, Java, and at least one scripting language such as Perl, Python, UNIX shells.  Basic understanding of the financial markets and instruments is also desirable.
  • Add to cart Software Test Engineer
    We are seeking developers for our Quality Assurance team, who assess a variety of products, including real-time trading systems, complex financial systems and sophisticated workflow systems.  The team carries out a variety of tests, including functional, performance and security tests using a combination of manual and automated testing. They employ off-the-shelf test automation and performance testing tools, as well as in-house proprietary test automation frameworks.

    An ideal candidate should have excellent logical reasoning, problem-solving and communication skills.  The candidate should also have a very good understanding of a broad range of computer science areas, including algorithms, data structures, operating systems, databases and at least one programming language.  Knowledge of Selenium or WebDriver, scripting languages such as perl, python, etc. and object oriented languages, like C++, Java, C# etc., is a must.
  • Add to cart All positions in Software Development
  • Add to cart Software Developer - Information Technology
    We're seeking bright and exceptional candidates with 0.5 - 1.5 years of experience (2012 graduates preferred) for a software developer role with our product development teams.

    The ideal candidate should have an outstanding academic background and superior accomplishments, along with strong programming skills, general CS knowledge, excellent reasoning and communication skills.

    We provide unusual opportunities for growth, and we compensate extraordinary people extraordinarily well.
  • Add to cart Software Developer - Life Sciences
    We are seeking an individual with a software development background for the Life Sciences team based in Hyderabad.  The team develops state-of-the-art chemical simulation software for use in biotechnology research.

    The successful candidate will have strong Java web development skills to work on a web based administration and configuration tool for Seurat.  Seurat, which is one of Schrodinger?s products, is a leading enterprise informatics platform that facilitates data analysis, sharing, and management among all members of a drug discovery team.  

    The ideal candidate should have:

    - Bachelor's in Computer Science Engineering or similar degree
    - 2.5 to 3 years? experience in Java, Swing GUI, web development using AJAX (JQuery/Prototype), ExtJS, J2EE, JDBC,  Enterprise relational  databases (Oracle and PostgreSQL) and JavaScript libraries
    - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Add to cart Software Developer - Parser Infrastructure
    We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join the firm-wide parsers group based in Hyderabad which develops and maintains the parsers for the firm.  The candidate will be responsible for helping improve the parser framework along with enhancing existing parsers.  
     
    The ideal candidate should have 2-4 years of experience in programming and good technical skills in Java, JEE, Perl, Python, SQL Server, and XML, along with exposure to Spring/Struts/ORM tools.  A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science Engineering or an equivalent is a must.  Awareness about the various financial instruments, trading and counterparty process flows will be an added advantage.  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 All positions in Systems Infrastructure Engineering
  • Add to cart Senior Network Architect
    We are seeking an intelligent and exceptionally talented senior Network Engineer to join our fast-paced and results-oriented Enterprise IT group based out of Hyderabad.  The team is actively involved in planning, designing, implementation and operations (escalations) of D. E. Shaw's global voice, video and data communications networks and systems.

    Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    - support research, development, and deployment of solutions to meet the evolving requirements of the network and be involved in all phases of project management from design through to execution usually in a "hands-on" capacity.
    - production of scripts and tools in support of management frameworks that allow for consistent and accurate configuration of networking equipment.
    - preparation and maintenance of relevant documentation.
    - continuous monitoring of industry trends in the networking ecosystem.
    - communication of progress, solutions and issues etc. with peers, managers and other stakeholders.
    - guiding and mentoring junior colleagues.
    - being involved in developing and maintaining policies and standards across the network.

    Desired Skills and Experience:
    - 8+ years of network engineering experience preferably in the Enterprise domain.
    - high level expertise in developing and deploying highly available infrastructure solutions in a multisite international environment.
    - in-depth understanding of TCP/IP and LAN switching.
    - familiarity with a wide range of network hardware including Cisco IOS, NXOS and ASA platforms.
    - advanced knowledge of standard routing protocols - BGP, OSPF and related technologies.
    - proven troubleshooting, investigative and diagnostic skills.
    - programming/Scripting skills - Python preferred - and knowledge of relevant Cisco APIs.
    - familiarity with wired/wireless 802.1x environments and Cisco ISE.
    - extreme attention to detail and the ability to produce accurate, robust, and maintainable work products.
    - solid CCNP level ability.
    - experience in Wireless Networks using Cisco WLC controlled environments and Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) platform would be preferred.
  • Add to cart Senior Windows Engineer/Architect
    The D. E. Shaw group seeks a Senior Windows Engineer to join its Enterprise IT group in Hyderabad.  The team, along with acting as the highest point of escalation, is responsible for planning and designing the firm's Windows server and desktop infrastructure. This also includes Virtualization, Mobile and Remote Access technologies.

    Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    - Supporting research, evaluation, and implementation of emerging Windows technologies.
    - Contributing individually and taking ownership of projects in the IT Road Map.
    - Working independently and collaborating with different groups within and outside the firm.
    - Preparing and maintaining relevant documentation.
    - Communicating the progress, solutions and issues etc. to peers, managers and other stakeholders.
    - Guiding and mentoring junior members.

    Desired Skills and Experience:
    - 8+ years of hands-on experience with server applications in a Microsoft networked environment.
    - Proficiency in scripting (preferably PowerShell) and Active Directory(AD) management is mandatory.
    - Expertise in one or more of the following areas:
      - Application/software distribution and management.  
      - Citrix technologies
      - Exchange server 2010/2013
      - Microsoft SQL server 2005/2008/2012
      - SharePoint 2010
      - Symantec enterprise vault (compliance and archiving)
      - Virtualization: VMWare, Hyper-V
      - Project management, prioritization and multitasking skills; the ability to balance project responsibilities with escalated operational issues.

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

Front Office Executive

We are looking for an intelligent, resourceful, and motivated person to join the Administration team in our Hyderabad office. Responsibilities will include reception management, answering calls, managing visitors and vendors, booking internal conference rooms, coordinating company events/team outings, library purchases & printing works.  The candidate will also be responsible for accommodation and flight bookings for our global employees, accommodation bookings within India, preparing MIS reports, expense tracking,  corporate credit card transactions, including application, modification, and cancellation.

The ideal candidate should be pleasant and articulate, and should have excellent organizational and communication skills. A college graduate in any discipline, with prior front office administrative experience of 2 to 5 years, is preferred.  Strong computer skills, including familiarity with Outlook, Word, and Excel, are a major plus.
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Human Capital

Consultant - Talent Acquisition

We are seeking brilliant and resourceful candidates as  consultants 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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Consultant - Talent Development

We are seeking a brilliant and resourceful candidate as a consultant for our Hyderabad based Talent Development team.  This role offers attractive remuneration a challenging work environment and excellent opportunities to learn about the firm's businesses which range from quantitative and qualitative investment strategies to computational biochemistry.
 
The candidate will primarily be responsible for providing operational support to the various activities involved in training coordination and program management.  Core work responsibilities will include end-to-end training coordination, vendor management, trainer screening, and post program coordination.  Additionally, the candidate will gain exposure to training processes, analysis and metrics, and program design.

The ideal candidate should be a graduate with 0-1 year of work experience, a good academic record, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, and great attention to detail.
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Immigration Specialist

We are looking for an Immigration Specialist for the Human Capital group based out of Hyderabad, who would be responsible for the firm's global immigration needs, with primary focus on US and Indian Immigration.

Specific responsibilities include:
-    Processing Business visas and work permits for the USA and other countries.
-    Adherence to immigration legislation and ensuring compliance with various immigration laws for the US and other countries.
-    Coordinating with employees and third party vendors during the visa process.
-    Conducting visa and travel briefings.
-    Preparing relevant documentation for visa interviews/applications.
-    Updating and maintaining HR records and reports.
-    Tracking employees' international movements, validating their purpose of travel and coordinating for immigration and other relevant documents.
-    Providing inputs for automation and simplification of processes.

We are looking for a self-motivated individual with a strong sense of ethics, cultural sensitivity and the ability to work independently in this role. The ideal candidate should have at least 2 years of relevant experience and a thorough understanding of immigration laws in the US, India, and ideally, at least one other geographical location (UK, HK, China, Japan, UAE). Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, detail oriented aptitude and strong organizational skills are also essential for this role.
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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, as well as HTML/CSS/JS prototypes of design concepts.  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 3 years of interface and interaction designing experience, including 1 year of designing data intensive applications, is required.  The candidate must have advanced knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and jQuery and in-depth exposure to raster and vector graphics tools, such as Adobe Photoshop, GIMP, Illustrator, or Inkscape.  

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

Member/Senior Member Technical - QA

We are looking for experienced Software Testers for our Quality Assurance (QA) team based in Hyderabad.  The QA team is responsible for assessing a variety of products, including real-time trading systems, complex financial systems, and sophisticated workflow systems.  The team carries out a variety of tests, including functional, performance, and security tests, using a combination of manual and automated testing.  They also employ off-the-shelf test automation and performance testing tools, as well as in-house proprietary test automation frameworks.

The primary responsibilities of testers in the QA team includes creating test plans, signing off tested applications, analyzing discrepancies in execution, logging defects, and working on automated and manual testing tools.  The position offers candidates who have a genuine interest in technology, finance and software testing, the opportunity to work on projects that deliver cutting-edge technology developed by the D. E. Shaw group.

The ideal candidate should have a strong academic background with a degree in Computer Science or Information Technology and 2-4 years of relevant experience.
A strong understanding of a broad range of Computer Science areas as well as software testing concepts, the software test lifecycle and automation will be an added advantage.  The candidate should have worked on at least one object-oriented programming language such as C++, Java, and at least one scripting language such as Perl, Python, UNIX shells.  Basic understanding of the financial markets and instruments is also desirable.
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Software Test Engineer

We are seeking developers for our Quality Assurance team, who assess a variety of products, including real-time trading systems, complex financial systems and sophisticated workflow systems.  The team carries out a variety of tests, including functional, performance and security tests using a combination of manual and automated testing. They employ off-the-shelf test automation and performance testing tools, as well as in-house proprietary test automation frameworks.

An ideal candidate should have excellent logical reasoning, problem-solving and communication skills.  The candidate should also have a very good understanding of a broad range of computer science areas, including algorithms, data structures, operating systems, databases and at least one programming language.  Knowledge of Selenium or WebDriver, scripting languages such as perl, python, etc. and object oriented languages, like C++, Java, C# etc., is a must.
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Software Development

Software Developer - Information Technology

We're seeking bright and exceptional candidates with 0.5 - 1.5 years of experience (2012 graduates preferred) for a software developer role with our product development teams.

The ideal candidate should have an outstanding academic background and superior accomplishments, along with strong programming skills, general CS knowledge, excellent reasoning and communication skills.

We provide unusual opportunities for growth, and we compensate extraordinary people extraordinarily well.
E-mail this position

Software Developer - Life Sciences

We are seeking an individual with a software development background for the Life Sciences team based in Hyderabad.  The team develops state-of-the-art chemical simulation software for use in biotechnology research.

The successful candidate will have strong Java web development skills to work on a web based administration and configuration tool for Seurat.  Seurat, which is one of Schrodinger?s products, is a leading enterprise informatics platform that facilitates data analysis, sharing, and management among all members of a drug discovery team.  

The ideal candidate should have:

- Bachelor's in Computer Science Engineering or similar degree
- 2.5 to 3 years? experience in Java, Swing GUI, web development using AJAX (JQuery/Prototype), ExtJS, J2EE, JDBC,  Enterprise relational  databases (Oracle and PostgreSQL) and JavaScript libraries
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
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Software Developer - Parser Infrastructure

We are looking for a resourceful candidate to join the firm-wide parsers group based in Hyderabad which develops and maintains the parsers for the firm.  The candidate will be responsible for helping improve the parser framework along with enhancing existing parsers.  
 
The ideal candidate should have 2-4 years of experience in programming and good technical skills in Java, JEE, Perl, Python, SQL Server, and XML, along with exposure to Spring/Struts/ORM tools.  A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science Engineering or an equivalent is a must.  Awareness about the various financial instruments, trading and counterparty process flows will be an added advantage.  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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Systems Infrastructure Engineering

Senior Network Architect

We are seeking an intelligent and exceptionally talented senior Network Engineer to join our fast-paced and results-oriented Enterprise IT group based out of Hyderabad.  The team is actively involved in planning, designing, implementation and operations (escalations) of D. E. Shaw's global voice, video and data communications networks and systems.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- support research, development, and deployment of solutions to meet the evolving requirements of the network and be involved in all phases of project management from design through to execution usually in a "hands-on" capacity.
- production of scripts and tools in support of management frameworks that allow for consistent and accurate configuration of networking equipment.
- preparation and maintenance of relevant documentation.
- continuous monitoring of industry trends in the networking ecosystem.
- communication of progress, solutions and issues etc. with peers, managers and other stakeholders.
- guiding and mentoring junior colleagues.
- being involved in developing and maintaining policies and standards across the network.

Desired Skills and Experience:
- 8+ years of network engineering experience preferably in the Enterprise domain.
- high level expertise in developing and deploying highly available infrastructure solutions in a multisite international environment.
- in-depth understanding of TCP/IP and LAN switching.
- familiarity with a wide range of network hardware including Cisco IOS, NXOS and ASA platforms.
- advanced knowledge of standard routing protocols - BGP, OSPF and related technologies.
- proven troubleshooting, investigative and diagnostic skills.
- programming/Scripting skills - Python preferred - and knowledge of relevant Cisco APIs.
- familiarity with wired/wireless 802.1x environments and Cisco ISE.
- extreme attention to detail and the ability to produce accurate, robust, and maintainable work products.
- solid CCNP level ability.
- experience in Wireless Networks using Cisco WLC controlled environments and Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) platform would be preferred.
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Senior Windows Engineer/Architect

The D. E. Shaw group seeks a Senior Windows Engineer to join its Enterprise IT group in Hyderabad.  The team, along with acting as the highest point of escalation, is responsible for planning and designing the firm's Windows server and desktop infrastructure. This also includes Virtualization, Mobile and Remote Access technologies.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Supporting research, evaluation, and implementation of emerging Windows technologies.
- Contributing individually and taking ownership of projects in the IT Road Map.
- Working independently and collaborating with different groups within and outside the firm.
- Preparing and maintaining relevant documentation.
- Communicating the progress, solutions and issues etc. to peers, managers and other stakeholders.
- Guiding and mentoring junior members.

Desired Skills and Experience:
- 8+ years of hands-on experience with server applications in a Microsoft networked environment.
- Proficiency in scripting (preferably PowerShell) and Active Directory(AD) management is mandatory.
- Expertise in one or more of the following areas:
  - Application/software distribution and management.  
  - Citrix technologies
  - Exchange server 2010/2013
  - Microsoft SQL server 2005/2008/2012
  - SharePoint 2010
  - Symantec enterprise vault (compliance and archiving)
  - Virtualization: VMWare, Hyper-V
  - Project management, prioritization and multitasking skills; the ability to balance project responsibilities with escalated operational issues.
E-mail this position

FINANCE

Financial Operations

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Financial Planning and Analysis

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

Financial Research

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

Management Company Accounting

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