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Federal Reserve System Senior Cloud Engineer in New York, New York


Federal Reserve Bank of New York

The Federal Reserve System’s Information Technology organization (System IT) is a nationwide team that encompasses all IT functions and resources across the Federal Reserve System (FRS). Together, we deliver technology solutions and services across the Nation to support our 12 Reserve Banks, their associated Business Lines and the important mission of promoting a strong economy and a stable financial system. We have team members located across the U.S., including other FRS locations such as Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, New York, Richmond and more.

When you join our team, you’ll become part of a culture that welcomes diverse perspectives, embraces differences, cares about our communities, and empowers each other to lead from where we are to make things better.

Bring your passion and we’ll provide challenging work that enhances your IT career, while enjoying a wide range of benefits and perks to support your continuous learning, health, wealth and wellness. It’s all part of what makes #MySystemIT a great place to work!

  • This is a sourcing requisition and we are looking to identify qualified candidates for current and or future opportunities.

The Federal Reserve System Information Technology is applying a national approach to identify top technology professionals, regardless of their location or the FRS Bank that has the need. Thank you for your interest in the Federal Reserve System.

What You Will Do:

  • Serve as a hands-on technical Engineer to provide key technology on projects that are focused on development and implementation of strategic technological initiatives

  • Develop common components and templates for resources in Cloud using Infrastructure as Code

  • Integrate on premise solutions with Cloud resources

  • Perform resolution of complex hardware, environmental software operating systems and subsystems

  • Oversee problem avoidance actions in the cloud hosting environments

  • Design, lead and build an automated deployment tool set and infrastructure including environments, code management using a Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery process

  • Evaluate, recommend, and select new software/hardware

  • Perform change and problem management using standard tools

  • Ensure conformance and compliance with existing system standards; measure performance to ensure proper operation

  • Follow and ensure conformance to technical standards for programming and design techniques

  • Train technical staff on use of software/hardware tools in accordance with required standards and procedures

  • Monitor compliance with internal audit requirements and information security manual guidelines


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent background or experience

  • Minimum 5 years of experience working with cloud-based platforms in an enterprise environment

  • Minimum 3 years software engineering experience in a team-based environment

  • Experience with Terraform, ARM Templates, AWS CloudFormation, AWS Config, AWS Inspector, AWS GuardDuty

  • Advanced experience with programming tools, computer interfaces, and application architectures

  • Experience deploying, managing, operating and monitoring of applications in scalable, highly available and fault tolerant data centers (both on-premise and hosted)

  • Experience learning, sharing, and implementing best practices with the ability to establish operational processes, implement DevOps, deployment checklists

  • Experience with multiple programming languages (Node.js, Python)

  • Experience with source code management tools

  • Experience developing solutions in an iterative (Agile) approach

  • Experience with Continuous Integration build tools (GitLab)

  • Advanced knowledge of scripting languages

  • Experience with system configuration tools and implementation of architectural frameworks (Service Oriented Architecture, Domain-Driven Design)

  • Knowledge of container orchestration solutions

Discover the Reason Why So Many People Love It Here!

When you join Federal Reserve’s System IT organization, not only will you find a challenging and purposeful career, you’ll also have access to a wide range of benefits and perks that support your health and wealth, including:

  • Great medical benefits

  • Pension and 401(k) with employer match

  • Paid time off

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Employee resource networks

  • Paid volunteer leave

  • Flexible work options

  • Onsite amenities that make working here fun

Other Requirements and Considerations:

  • A requirement of this position is that the employee must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19; individuals who are unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief may request an accommodation from the Bank.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this role. Selected candidate is subject to special background check procedures.

  • Salary offered will be based on the job responsibilities and the individual’s knowledge, skills, and experience as defined in the job qualifications/experience.

Full Time / Part Time

Full time

Regular / Temporary


Job Exempt (Yes / No)


Job Category

Information Technology

Work Shift

First (United States of America)

The Federal Reserve Banks believe that diversity and inclusion among our employees is critical to our success as an organization, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. The Federal Reserve Banks are committed to equal employment opportunity for employees and job applicants in compliance with applicable law and to an environment where employees are valued for their differences.

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OUR BANK has one of the most recognizable brands around the world. The Federal Reserve is the central bank of the United States—one of the world's most influential, trusted and prestigious financial organizations. The Federal Reserve is charged with the important mission of promoting a strong economy and a stable financial system and fulfills this responsibility by formulating national monetary policy, supervising and regulating banks and bank holding companies, and providing financial services for banks and the U.S. government.

OUR PEOPLE are diverse in background and ideas, which allows for ongoing creativity and innovation. Ultimately, they are the ones who push our high-performance, exchange-driven culture forward.

Why Our People Choose Us:

Our reputation precedes us

There will always be room for personal growth

Our people are first

You’ll find the right balance

Your responsibilities will be meaningful

We hope that you will be our future colleague.