Software Developer Intern

Website D. E. Shaw

The goal of our summer internship program is to expose talented candidates to the projects and environment associated with full-time work in quantitative analysis and software development at the D. E. Shaw group. Interns interact with various trading groups and gain valuable work experience while demonstrating their skills on a variety of real-world projects. Working closely with quants, developers, and other senior staff as mentors, interns can expect an inclusive environment conducive to learning. In addition, numerous social events give interns the opportunity to interact with colleagues and gain insight into the firm as a whole.
Who We Are
What We Do
How To Join
What you’ll do day-to-day
Software development interns work closely with full-time employees to build tools for the analysis of financial instruments, as well as to design and deploy real-time, scalable applications for the firm’s highly automated trading activities.
Who we’re looking for
Successful candidates have traditionally been the top students in their respective math, statistics, physics, engineering, computer science, and other technical and quantitative programs.
At the D. E. Shaw group, we believe the diversity of our employees is core to our strength and success. We are committed to supporting our people in work and in life, which is why we offer benefits such as a family planning and surrogacy program and a charitable gift match to all full-time employees.

Additionally, our staff-led affinity groups are pillars of our community, helping to celebrate diversity, promote leadership and development opportunities, and facilitate inclusive mentorship. Members and allies organize a wide range of educational and social programming, from expert talks to film festivals.
The members of the D. E. Shaw group do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, caregiver status, or any other category protected by law. We are committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion, and are eager to hear from individuals having a wide range of backgrounds and personal characteristics.

Candidates to positions in D. E. Shaw group offices in the European Union (any such candidate, an “EU Candidate”) should click here for our European Union Recruitment Personal Data Privacy Notice.

Candidates to positions in D. E. Shaw group offices in the United Kingdom (any such candidate, a “UK Candidate”) should click here for our United Kingdom Recruitment Personal Data Privacy Notice.

Candidates who are residents of California (any such candidate, a “California Resident”) should click here for our CCPA Recruitment Personal Information Privacy Notice.


Tagged as: , ,

To apply for this job please visit