Working at the Bank

We are a leading central bank – dynamic, engaged, and trusted – committed to a better Canada. We offer a vibrant workplace that benefits from the perspectives and talents of our diverse and inclusive workforce. We rely on a team of collaborative professionals and invest in innovative research and policy analysis. We also offer flexibility to accommodate the needs of our employees and focus on creating a superior work environment that promotes diversity, inclusiveness and equal opportunities for all.


Diversity and inclusion

Diversity and inclusion is important to the Bank and part of our Medium-Term Plan priorities. We are committed to having a diverse, representative workforce and we are constantly striving to make our workplace more inclusive, respectful and barrier-free.

The Bank provides a work environment that enables individuals to be their best selves at work. We encourage applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds, including veterans. We also encourage the learning and use of both official languages in the workplace.


Scholarship and Work Placement Program

The Bank of Canada’s Scholarship and Work Placement Program is designed to assist students with disabilities and Indigenous students in furthering their education and to encourage them to take an interest in the work performed by the Bank of Canada. These annual $4,000 scholarships and work placement opportunities reflect the Bank’s commitment to the diversity of people and ideas and our desire to further enhance our diverse and inclusive work environment.

The Bank of Canada works with Indspire to manage the scholarship application process for Indigenous students.

To apply, please consult their website.


Career Opportunities

Job Title Posted Date City
IT Security Monitoring Specialist (Azure) 2021-07-22 Ottawa (Downtown)
Research and Development Lead 2021-07-22 Ottawa (Downtown)
Economist or Senior Economist 2021-07-16 Various locations
Quantum Computing Principal Scientist 2021-07-15 Ottawa (Downtown)
Senior Security Risk Analyst 2021-07-15 Ottawa (Downtown)
Service Integration Specialist 2021-07-12 Ottawa (Downtown)
Business Architect, CBDC 2021-05-24 Ottawa (Downtown)
Product Architect, CBDC 2021-05-24 Ottawa (Downtown)
Scholarship for students with disabilities 2021-05-11 Various locations
Scholarship for students in visible minority groups 2021-05-11 Various locations
Solutions Architect - Central Bank Digital Currency 2021-04-09 Ottawa (Downtown)

For more information about starting a career at the Bank of Canada, please visit our website.