NYSIF Career Opportunities

Hiring Process

NYSIF has career opportunities in claims management, underwriting, policyholder services, accounting and auditing, actuarial science, financial services, administrative support, human resources, information technology, legal services and more.

Hires for a majority of positions are made according to merit as determined through competitive examinations administered by the New York State Department of Civil Service. Civil Service exams are held on a continuous basis for NYSIF positions including accountants and auditors, actuaries, information technology specialists, medical care representatives (registered nurses) and vocational rehabilitation specialists.

Visit the Civil Service website for more information on positions in New York State government. For more information on the examinations offered through the New York State Department Civil Service, visit the Civil Service exam website, which includes instructions on how to apply.

Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

NYSIF prioritizes and champions diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) throughout our agency. NYSIF provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other protected category under federal, state, and local law.

We believe that embracing our differences brings richness, new ideas and experiences to NYSIF, which energizes a creative and innovative work environment. We strive to foster a workplace where diverse individuals are able to participate fully in the decision-making process and have ample opportunity for advancement. We are committed to investing the necessary resources and attention to improving the engagement, retention, and promotion of the extraordinary talent we have.

Current Openings

Listed openings require that candidates either:

  • be active on a Civil Service eligible list or
  • have specific experience within New York State government

Please review the minimum qualifications before inquiring about listed openings. Current New York State employees in transferable titles must submit a cover letter and resume. If you are active on a Civil Service eligible list, you will receive a canvass letter.


Position Title Deadline to Apply
Public Buildings Manager 3 - NYC 4/8/23
Senior Accountant/Trainee 1/2 - Albany 4/8/23
Office of Innovation Director - Albany or NYC 4/16/23
Legal Assistant 1/Trainee 1/2 - Long Island 4/2/23
Assistant Insurance Fund Services Representative - Multiple Positions - Long Island 3/30/23
 Assistant Insurance Fund Services Representative - Buffalo, Long Island, Rochester, Syracuse, and White Plains 3/31/23
Auditor 1/Trainee 1/2 - Albany 3/25/23
Administrative Assistant 1/Trainee 1 - Albany 3/25/23 
Administrative Assistant 1/Trainee 1 - Melville  3/25/23 
Administrative Assistant 1/Trainee 1 - Buffalo 3/25/23 
Assistant Corporate Bond Portfolio Manager - NYC
Insurance Fund Services Specialist 2 - Albany 3/24/23
Senior Corporate Credit Analyst (Banks/Financials) - NYC 3/31/23
NYSIF Senior ESG and Sustainability Lead - NYC 3/27/23
Information Technology Specialist 1 & 2 - Various Locations Continuous  
Actuary Positions - Various Locations Continuous 
Senior Attorney - Various Locations Continuous  
Office of General Counsel Internship - Various Locations 6/1/23

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