Digital Technology Summer 2018 Internship
Company: General Electric
Location: Van Buren Charter Township, Michigan
Posted: August 22, 2017
Reference ID: 2960294
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
At GE Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities
for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and
machines. Its about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we
live in. At GE, we believe its about the future of industry energy, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing. Its
about making the world work better. GE is transforming itself to become the world's premier digital industrial
company, executing critical outcomes for our customers. Explore how you can drive greater asset reliability, lower
operating costs, reduce risk and accelerate operational performance with our Predix platform and software
Join our online communities to find out more!
LinkedIn Company page at https://www.linkedin.com/company/2681277
Talent Community at http://www.ge.com/talent/digital
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE Digital is seeking sharp, personable, highly-organized interns who are looking for the opportunity to grow their technical and professional skills while building a career with unlimited potential. Interns will learn from the best in the industry and work on substantial projects with real world implications, getting hands-on with digital technologies!
Interns are one of GE Digital's pipelines to full-time employment opportunities either as a direct hire or as a member of one of GE's world-class early talent leadership programs.
Digital Technology Interns are hired to focus on a particular area of the GE business based on availability of positions, the interviewer's assessment, and the applicant's preference. Focus areas could include but are not limited to Predix/Digital Platforms, Aviation, Healthcare, Renewable Energy, Oil & Gas, Energy Connections, Transportation, and Power.
Digital intern assignments, typically 10 to 12 weeks in length, are dynamic and challenging based on the business needs and the type of work required. Interns have significant exposure to key IT and Software business leaders at GE; as well as a global internship support network to accelerate learning and development. Interns also have extracurricular opportunities to engage in various activities both socially and professionally.
+ Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's Degree program at an accredited university or credentialed software accelerator program.
+ Program of study in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, IT Security, Informatics, Information Science/Technology, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering, Security and Risk Analysis, or other relevant STEM majors with Software/IT experience.
+ Minimum cumulative or in-major 3.0/4.0 GPA or proof of satisfactory performance from software accelerator program.
+ Graduating between December 2018 - June 2021.
+ Must commit to working full time (40 hrs/wk) during the internship.
+ Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.
+ Prior intern, co-op, or research experience in software, IT or relevant area.
+ Leadership experience inside and/or outside the classroom.
+ A strong commitment to a career in technology and passion/aptitude for both software and information technology.
+ Strong analytical and technical skills with experience in software industry standards and development tools.
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to articulate clearly.
+ Demonstrated creative problem solving and proactive learning.
Locations: United States; Michigan; Van Buren Township
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.