Careers with DFS
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.
Executive Order #161
On January 11, 2017, Governor Cuomo signed Executive Order 161 entitled Ensuring Pay Equity by State Employers. The Executive Order can be viewed at: Executive Order Link. More information about the Executive Order can be found on the GOER website.
The vacancy announcements (when available) are in PDF format unless otherwise noted.
|Announcement||Business Unit||Office Location(s)||Closing Date|
|Administrative Assistant 2||Insurance Division - Life Bureau||New York City||March 10, 2020|
|Deputy Superintendent of Banks||Banking Division - Real Estate Finance||New York City||March 2, 2020|
|Office Assistant 1, SG-06||Civil Investigations Unit||New York City||March 6, 2020|
|Financial Services Specialist 4, SG-27||Cybersecurity||Albany or New York City||March 1, 2020|
|General Counsel||Executive||New York City||February 28, 2020|
|Research Associate, NS||Executive||New York City||February 24, 2020|
|Office Assistant 3, SG-14||Human Resources||Albany||February 27, 2020|
|Business Intelligence Developer (Director Financial Services Programs 3)||IT||New York City||March 31, 2020|
|Office Assistant 2, SG 9||Office of Financial Management||Albany||February 28, 2020|
|Office Assistant 3, SG-14||Office of Financial Management||Albany||March 4, 2020|
|Financial Technology Attorney, NS||Office of General Counsel||New York City||February 28, 2020|
|Privacy Attorney, NS||Office of General Counsel||New York City||February 28, 2020|
|Associate Attorney Financial Services, M3||Research & Innovation||New York City||March 31, 2020|
|Deputy Superintendent for Virtual Currency, NS||Research & Innovation||New York City||February 28, 2020|
Various Business Units
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.