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New York Life’s a great place to do good.

For over 170 years, keeping our promises and doing the right thing have made New York Life a company that your friends, neighbors, and the world's largest financial institutions turn to for insurance and investment solutions.

Our core principles of financial strength, integrity, and humanity have never changed because we know they ensure our future success. So does hiring the right people.

Our team comes from a wide range of backgrounds, and we all bring our skills, drive, and heart to everything we do. We work hard, and we're rewarded with opportunities for career advancement, personal growth, and the chance to make a difference in the lives of the people who count on us. It's more than a great place to work; it's a great place to build a career, and more important, a great place to do good.

Read on for a summary of career opportunities by job category, followed by a link to current listings.

Find your role.
  • Actuarial.

    Becoming a career actuary means being a problem-solver, creative-thinker, and builder of ideas. At New York Life, actuaries impact everything from product design, pricing, and strategic planning to ultimately our financial results. They help drive business decisions and keep the company focused on the future. If you are ambitious, talented, and interested in working for a company that has over 170 years of actuarial experience, you’ve come to the right place.

    The Actuarial Development Program offers an exciting opportunity for students who are looking to get the skills, support, and experience they need to launch their careers. Our program emphasizes hands-on experience through challenging job rotations, significant exam support, mentorship, networking opportunities, and exposure to real-world business challenges.

    Explore current Actuarial positions.

  • Administrative.

    Office managers and administrative professionals keep our teams and our processes running at optimal levels. They are needed across the organization and have opportunities to grow and develop in their roles, or move beyond them.

    Explore current Administrative positions.

  • Campus and early career.

    Making the transition from student to professional is exciting. If you're looking for a company where you can develop core professional skills, identify your strengths through hands-on experience, and make a difference in your community, take a look at our opportunities.

    Explore current Campus and early career.

  • Customer Service.

    New York Life’s customer service employees strive to deliver exceptional service to our customers and business partners. We are looking for customer-focused and engaged professionals who are dedicated to and guided by a commitment to service excellence.

    Explore current Customer Service positions.

  • Finance and Accounting.

    Finance and accounting professionals impact practically every aspect of our operations. If you’re a financial professional who enjoys seeking solutions when faced with a challenge, you should consider a role with one of our business areas, which include our corporate, insurance, and investments areas. We offer support for those seeking their chartered financial analyst (CFA) and certified public accountant (CPA) designations.

    Explore current Finance and Accounting positions.

    Want to have a leg up in the job market? New York Life's “Enterprise Finance Summer Intern Program” provides soon-to-be college grads with the skills, experience, and confidence you need to jump start your financial services career. Read on for more details on how you can apply to our summer internship program.

  • Human Resources.

    Human Resources professionals focus on our people—to attract, retain, and engage employees at all levels. They also partner with business leaders to guide them through organizational changes and to manage initiatives, such as promotions, compensation planning, performance management, employee engagement, talent management, and succession planning, recruiting, on-boarding, benefits enrollment, and employee relations.

    Explore current Human Resources positions.

  • Insurance.

    Our insurance team is multi-faceted and includes areas of business strategy, product development and marketing, underwriting, finance and service. A career in insurance begins with a deep understanding of customer needs and a keen awareness of how the products we offer help our customers build financial freedom and protect those they care about most.

    Explore current Insurance positions.

  • Investments.

    Investment professionals at New York Life are involved with an array of products for both individual and institutional investors, including a full range of retirement products and mutual funds. In addition, they manage the investment of a majority of the company's general account, which consists primarily of assets that support our insurance and annuity products. Opportunities include the marketing, financial management, service, and technology infrastructures that support these products and services.

    Explore current Investment positions.

  • Legal, compliance, and risk.

    Our company operates in a very complex legal and regulatory environment, which is why this area is so vital to our success. Our attorneys provide legal services for all business areas, provide advice and guidance to the company’s business units, oversee subsidiary legal operations, and maintain relationships with state and federal regulators.

    Explore current legal, compliance, and risk positions.

  • Marketing and communications.

    Marketing and communications professionals at New York Life help tell the remarkable story of New York Life and its people. We are trusted advisors and strategic thinkers who communicate creatively to engage and inspire our audiences in the digital era. Serving a wide range of constituents from consumers to employees and agents, we contribute to achieving New York Life’s purpose: enabling everyone to grow and protect their financial security. If you aspire to be part of a team that's making a difference, we want to talk with you. Roles include external and internal communications, brand and advertising, marketing technology, multimedia and event production, and creative services.

    Explore current Marketing and communications positions.

  • Sales and distribution support.

    Sales and distribution professionals support our products and drive initiatives across multiple channels, ensuring our customers have an exceptional point-of-purchase experience. If you are interested in supporting our business by engaging employees, sales agents, and customers with the information they need to meet their goals, we’d like to talk to you.

    Explore current Sales and distribution support positions.

  • Sales.

    With approximately 12,000 sales agents, New York Life has one of the best-trained and well-respected sales forces in our industry. If you are entrepreneurial and want to make an impact in your community, explore what it takes to become a New York Life agent.

    Explore current Sales positions.

  • Technology.

    We offer technology professionals the whiteboard freedom of a startup — along with opportunity to pursue ideas with the support and resources of a Fortune 100 leader. Why? Because we know that to maintain our industry leadership, we need to give visionary talent the freedom to drive real progress.

    Learn about the opportunity to Go Big in technology with us.