The D. E. Shaw group seeks a talented and highly motivated individual to join D. E. Shaw Investment Management, L.L.C. (DESIM) as Chief Operating Officer (COO). DESIM is a subsidiary that runs certain long-only and long-biased strategies focused on major liquid asset classes. DESIM currently manages more than $23 billion in assets across Active Equity, a suite of systematic, benchmark-relative equity strategies, along with Orienteer, a platform of long-biased, global multi-asset class investment portfolios. The COO will be a member of DESIM's senior leadership team and a key contributor to its ambitious growth agenda.
The COO will work closely with DESIM's co-CIOs on strategic decision-making and serve as a member of the DESIM Operational Risk Oversight Committee. The COO will also ensure that DESIM operates efficiently and will be responsible for the development and execution of unit-level goals, directing DESIM project management staff (including staff located in Hyderabad, India), and interfacing with other internal teams (e.g., Investor Relations, Legal and Compliance, Treasury, Financial Operations, etc.).
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