Careers with DFS

General Information

New York State offers competitive salaries and an attractive benefits package. The Department of Financial Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, Minorities and Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. For general information about employment with New York State and how to apply for a Civil Service Examination, visit the Department of Civil Service.


Pay Equity

Executive Order No. 161 ensures pay equity for applicants for employment by prohibiting state entities from asking for the salary history of prospective employees. This precludes the State from requesting the salary, wages, benefits and other forms of payment an applicant for employment might have received from a former employer. More information can be found on the GOER website.


Vacancy Announcements

The vacancy announcements (when available) are in PDF format unless otherwise noted.

Announcement Business Unit/Division Office Location(s) Closing Date

Chief Financial Services Regulatory Accounting, M5

Capital Markets

NYC

11/04/2021

Supervising Risk Management Specialist, SG-31

Capital Markets

NYC

11/04/2021

Financial Services Examiner 3, SG-25

Community and Regional Banks NYC 11/2/2021

Senior Attorney, SG-25

Criminal Investigations Bureau NYC 10/29/2021

Director Financial Services Programs 3, NS (Director of Statewide Office of Financial Inclusion and Empowerment)

Executive NYC 10/28/2021

Special Assistant to the Superintendent for Policy

Executive NYC 11/9/2021

Director Financial Services Programs 2, SG-33

Executive

NYC

11/04/2021

Contract Management Specialist 1, SG-18

Financial Management

Albany

11/03/2021

Chief of Groupwide Supervision (Exempt)

Insurance Division

NYC

10/31/2021

Senior Attorney, SG-25

Insurance Health Albany 10/29/2021

Director FS Programs 1 (Reinsurance Specialist), SG-31

Life Bureau

NYC

10/31/2021

Senior Attorney, SG-25

Office of General Counsel NYC 11/2/2021

Director Financial Services Programs 3, NS (Executive Deputy Superintendent of Research and Innovation)

Research and Innovation NYC 10/28/2021

Attorney

Our Office of General Counsel employs staff attorneys engaged in evaluating and preparing insurance-related legislation and litigation. The complexities of insurance law have required the development of a specialized staff of attorneys with a thorough knowledge of the law and related statutes. Minimum Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited law school with an LLB or JD degree and/or be eligible to take the New York State Bar examination. If you are in your senior year at an accredited law school, you may apply within two months of the date of your anticipated graduation. We consider applications continuously for all levels of the Attorney title series. Appointments are made from the Civil Service "Legal Specialties" eligible list.


Actuary (Health, Life, Casualty)