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General Electric GE Research - 2021 Edison Program Internship - Technical Research in Niskayuna, New York

Role Summary:Technical Research Interns are the pipeline for the Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP). EEDP is an intensive program for those with a passion for technology, a drive for technical excellence and share in GE's values.

Essential Responsibilities:

At GE Research, scientists, engineers and technicians

work to provide GE's businesses and strategic partners with technical

innovations for their future generation products, processes and services. This

internship opportunity helps students gain valuable hands-on experience and get

a critical jump start on a career in industrial research. Assignments are

generally for 10-12 weeks over the summer; working side by side with experts in

the field, completing challenging technical projects, applying their

theoretical knowledge to real-life technical problems, and developing skills in

a cutting edge global environment. The program also includes seminars on

cross-center technology and soft skills development as well as opportunities

for networking and showcasing project accomplishments.

Technical Research Interns are the pipeline for the

Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP). EEDP is an intensive

program for those with a passion for technology, a drive for technical

excellence, and a commitment to GE’s values. This program is designed to

accelerate professional development through intense technical training and a

variety of business-critical assignments. EEDP graduates have the foundation to

innovate and create the future of flight, energy, and healthcare with GE.

Applicable Majors include:

  • Electrical Engineering

  • Controls Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Materials Science & Engineering

  • Computer Engineering

  • Computer Science and related fields

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Current enrollment in a full-time Master’s Degree

program at an ABET accredited university

  • Permanent Legal authorization to work in the US. GE

will only employ those who are permanently legally authorized to work in the

United States for this opening. Candidates must not require work authorization

sponsorship now or in the future.

  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the

successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

Desired Characteristics:

  • Exceptional academic performance with research

orientation

  • Strong interpersonal skills, initiative, high

self-confidence

  • Excellent organizational, analytical and

problem-solving skills, thorough attention to detail

  • Ability to adapt to change and willingness to be

flexible in a global team environment

  • Effective presentation and technical communication

skills; ability to articulate technical problems in clear and simple terms

  • Strong dedication to a career in technology and a real

passion for engineering

  • Demonstrated experience working in a team-based environment

  • Demonstrated / enthusiastic leadership and teambuilding

skills

About Us:

GE

rises to the challenge of building a world that works. For more than 125 years,

GE has invented the future of industry, and today the company’s dedicated team,

leading technology, and global reach and capabilities help the world work more

efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE’s people are diverse and dedicated,

operating with the highest level of integrity and focus to fulfill GE’s mission

and deliver for its customers. www.ge.com

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;New York;Niskayuna;

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