company logo

Systems: Database Engineer at The D E Shaw Group in New York, NY



$80K — $100K *


Database Administration, Systems Architecture & Engineering


Not Specified

Job Description

The D. E. Shaw group seeks a database engineer to join its Infrastructure Engineering team. This engineer will be tasked with the design, implementation, and integration of database platforms and automation on Windows- and Linux-based systems. This is a hands-on technical role within a cross-platform engineering team responsible for core technology infrastructure.

What you'll do day-to-day

Infrastructure Engineering designs and maintains the firm's operating systems, authentication systems, databases, virtualization infrastructure, core network services, and messaging and endpoints on Windows and Linux in both our internal- and external-facing environments. The database engineer will be responsible for owning and building out the existing database environment, workflows, and automation while working closely with a global team of database administrators. This engineer will work with ot

See More

Valid through: 7/7/2020

About The D. E. Shaw Group

D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P. is a global investment management firm founded in 1988 by David E. Shaw and based in New York City. The firm has offices in New York, Hong Kong, Hyderabad, Shanghai and Tokyo. The company has made investments in technology, wind power, real estate, and financial services firms. The subsidiaries of the company acquired the toy store FAO Schwarz and The firm was founded by David E. Shaw, a former Columbia University faculty member, and has more than 1,300 employees. David Shaw directed the company from 1988 to 2001 but by 2010, the firms management structure evolved into a six-member executive committee. In 1997, the firm returned capital to most of its early investors in favor of a structured credit facility of nearly $2 billion from Bank of America, with terms that allowed D.E. Shaw & Co. to keep a higher fraction of profits than hedge fund investors normally allow. After the Russian debt default in 1998, the company suffered losses in its fixed-income trading.
Total Jobs:
Total Experts:
Average Pay:
Total value of jobs:
% Masters:
Learn More About The D. E. Shaw Group
* Ladders Estimates