Internship Opportunities With D. E. Shaw

The D. E. Shaw group is now accepting applications for their summer 2025 discretionary investing and Strategy & Business Development intern teams. Check out this video to see what it’s like to intern with them or visit their website to apply. The D. E. Shaw group reviews applications on a rolling basis and plans to begin interviewing candidates in early May 2024.

“I’m interested in joining the Discretionary Investing and Strategy & Business Development teams!”

Great! You can apply on our website now for any Fundamental Research Analyst Intern, Propriety Trading Intern, D. E. Shaw Investment Management (DESIM) Intern, and Strategy & Business Development (SBD) Intern roles.

“I’m interested in joining the Business Operations, Systematic Investing, and Systems teams or a regional office (London, Hong Kong, Singapore)!”

We’ll start accepting applications on May 29, 2024. Check our Campus website for more information about the internship opportunities with these teams!

“I’m interested in the D. E. Shaw group, but I’m already interviewing elsewhere.”

You can fill out this form and we’ll do our best to work with your timeline. You can also update the form or email Erin Bergano if your recruiting timeline changes. (Please note: this form isn’t an application. If you’re interested in an open role, you should also apply on our website so the D. E. Shaw group can review your application.)

“I’ve already accepted an offer for summer 2025.”

Congratulations! The D. E. Shaw group would still like to learn more about your career goals. You’re welcome to fill out this form to tell us more about what roles you might be interested in or hear about our future opportunities.

“I’m a second-year student.”

You can check out D. E. Shaw’s three-day fellowship programs, which bring together talented students looking to learn more about what we do through case studies, seminars with visiting professors, and sessions with our analysts. Fellowships happen throughout the year, so interested students can fill out this form to get updates on our open applications. You can also watch this video for more information about our fellowships.

A little more about the D. E. Shaw group:

  • Since our founding in 1988, we’ve earned a worldwide reputation for innovation, rigorous risk management, cutting-edge technology, and the quality and depth of our people. Visit our website to learn more about our culture and impact, research, and programs.
  • Our internships are open to students from all academic backgrounds who want to build skills and relationships, work on high-impact initiatives, and learn about finance and technology from experts inside and outside the firm.
  • We solve complex challenges together and thrive on the diversity of our employees. We welcome your perspective, experience, and background. We want to be a place where you can reach your full potential.
By Leah Bothwell (She/Her)
Leah Bothwell (She/Her) Employer Engagement & Communication Manager