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Want to help build a better tomorrow for the people of New York State? We’re looking for highly motivated, creative problem solvers to join our team. We are a collaborative group with a strategic approach to implementing a broad range of programs. Our agency provides assistance aimed at promoting a vigorous, growing state economy by encouraging business investment and job creation. If you’d like to join ESD, please explore the career opportunities below.

Vice President, NYSTAR Business Development

AT Division of Small Business
LOCATION Albany, NY or New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 5/19/2018
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Senior Agency Services Analyst

AT Division of Minority & Women-owned Business Development
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/20/2018
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Project Manager, NYC Regional Office

AT Regional Offices
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 5/3/2018
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Executive Assistant, Southern Tier Regional Office

AT Regional Offices
LOCATION Binghamton, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/29/2018
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Manager, Digital Analytics

AT Marketing
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/27/2018
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Sr. Professional Services Assistant

AT Administrative Services
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/27/2018
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Network Administrator, IT

AT Information Technology Department
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/20/2018
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Sr. Program Manager

AT Economic Incentives
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/20/2018
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Loan Administrator

AT Portfolio Management & Project Finance
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/16/2018
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Treasurer

AT Treasury Department
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/15/2018
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Help Desk Services Specialist

AT Information Technology Department
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/13/2018
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Project Associate

AT Loans & Grants
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/9/2018
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Director, NYS Bio-Accelerator Program

AT Life Sciences
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/7/2018
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Web Developer

AT Information Technology Department
LOCATION Albany
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/5/2018
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IT Technical Analyst, Peoplesoft

AT Information Technology Department
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 3/16/2018
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MS Dynamics Application Developer/Analyst

AT Information Technology Department
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 3/16/2018
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Sr. Advisor, Policy & Programs

AT Division of Minority & Women-owned Business Development
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 3/15/2018
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Project Associate, Real Estate

AT Real Estate Development & Planning
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 2/28/2018
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Asst. Press Secretary & Digital Production Specialist

AT Office of Public Affairs
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application deadline: 2/24/18
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Vice President, CCDC

AT New York Convention Center Development Corporation, an ESD subsidiary
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 2/23/18
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Staff Accountant, Accounts Receivable

AT Controller
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 2/16/2018
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Vice President, MSDC

AT Moynihan Station Development Corporation, an ESD subsidiary
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 2/9/2018
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Staff Accountant, MSDC

AT Moynihan Station Development Corporation, an ESD subsidiary
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 1/29/2018
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Project Manager, Capital Region

AT Loans & Grants
LOCATION Troy, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 1/28/2018
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Project Associate, MWBD

AT Division of Minority & Women-owned Business Development
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 1/27/2018
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Sustainable Manufacturing Specialist

AT Division of Science, Technology and Innovation (NYSTAR)
LOCATION Rochester, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 1/22/2018
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Program Coordinator

AT Community Economic Development/Small Business
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline: 1/15/18
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Weatherization Intake/Outreach Specialist

AT Harlem Community Development Corporation, an ESD Subsidiary
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 12/07/2017
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Project Manager, Innovation & Broadband

AT Innovation and Broadband
LOCATION New York City or Albany, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 11/30/2017
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Senior Project Manager

AT Innovation and Broadband
LOCATION New York City or Albany, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 11/18/2017
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Project Manager, Contractor & Supplier Diversity

AT Contract Administration
LOCATION Albany, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline: 11/18/2017
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Project Manager, Loans & Grants (Finger Lakes)

AT Loans & Grants
LOCATION Rochester, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 11/16/2017
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Senior Financial Analyst

AT Portfolio Management & Project Finance
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 08/28/2017
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Senior Vice President, Global NY

AT Global NY
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 07/31/2017
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Project Manager, Contractor & Supplier Diversity

AT Contract Administration
LOCATION Albany, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 08/11/2017
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Senior Project Manager

AT Innovation and Broadband
LOCATION NYC and Albany
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 07/30/2017
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Senior Counsel, Corp./Real Estate

AT Legal
LOCATION New York City
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 06/15/2017
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Sr. Project Manager, Mid-Hudson Regional Office

AT Regional Offices
LOCATION New Windsor, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 05/20/2017
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Project Manager, Finger Lakes

AT Regional Offices
LOCATION Rochester, NY
TIMING Immediate Opening: Application Deadline 4/9/2017
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IT Analyst / Data Architect

AT IT
LOCATION NYC/Albany
TIMING Immediate Opening
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Internship Opportunities

Internship opportunities for college students are available throughout the year. ESD offers a paid summer internship program from May-August, with listings starting in March. These opportunities are designed to provide a deeper understanding of particular areas of academic study as well as hands-on experience in career fields of interest. In the past, summer interns have been placed with a variety of ESD departments and subsidiaries in NYC, Albany, Buffalo and in regional offices throughout the state. Internship placement opportunities may include Strategic Business Development, Marketing, Finance, IT, the Office of Motion Picture & Television Development, Legal, and more.  Summer interns also have the opportunity to engage with senior-level executives through participation in our speaker series events and other professional enrichment programs offered by ESD and partner organizations.

Unpaid internship opportunities may also be offered throughout the year and are limited in duration.  Students should ask whether their school offers academic credit for unpaid internships.

For a list of internship opportunities, application instructions and deadlines, visit the State jobs website at  https://nysinternships.cs.ny.gov/nnyl/