Strategic Growth Assistants
D. E. Shaw Research is looking for individuals with an extraordinary record of academic and/or professional achievement to play an integral role in developing its businesses. Assistants in the Strategic Growth department are hyper-organized, reliable, and unusually bright people with superior oral and written communication skills whose responsibilities include coordinating candidates' interview and travel schedules, maintaining files, and updating databases. Their duties also include formulating and executing strategies to identify and recruit world-class scientists and engineers. This is a dynamic, high-visibility position within the firm, which offers multiple opportunities to learn about, and grow with, the firm's various ventures. Our lab has shed new light on biomolecular phenomena such as protein folding, protein dynamics, and protein-drug interactions by directing unprecedented computational power toward the solution of key problems in the fields of biomolecular simulation and design. This full-time position offers schedule flexibility, and we encourage candidates pursuing outside interests or activities to apply. Team members will be working closely with a number of the world’s leading scientists and engineers, and will have the opportunity to participate in an exciting entrepreneurial venture making groundbreaking contributions within the fields of biology, chemistry, and medicine. To submit an application, please use the link provided below: http://www.deshawresearch.com/recruit/jobs/Ads/MediaBistro/SGAMembers of D. E. Shaw Research do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class. Include cover letter and writing sample with resume.