Josh Engelman is currently a Senior Vice President at the D. E. Shaw
group, a firm that relies heavily on software systems to carry out its
extensive automated trading activities. Josh graduated from Columbia in
2000 with bachelors degrees in computer science, and was the founder and
CTO of dot-com startup Campus Connects from 1999 through 2001. He has been
employed at the D. E. Shaw group doing research and development for the
last 7 years.