Graduate Research Fellowship Intern 2017
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October 29, 2016
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2753724
About Us:

GE (NYSE: GE) works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works. For more information, visit the company's website at www.ge.com.

At GE Global Research, we're redefining what's possible. From cutting-edge research in molecular pathology for use in personalized cancer diagnostics to programs in coal gasification and renewable power that drive clean energy solutions, our work at Global Research is world-renowned. As part of our team, you'll find yourself among nearly 3,000 scientists and engineers from every discipline in a dynamic atmosphere where you'll be constantly challenged to learn and grow. You'll have access to leaders on all levels of the organization and collaborate across the globe with the very best in the field. If you have an insatiable intellectual curiosity and the ability to articulate your vision, then join us and watch the work you do create the next generation of products and processes that will impact the globe for generations to come.

At GE Global Research we redefine what's possible, finding answers to some of the world's toughest problems. Find out more at http://www.ge.com/research at http://www.geglobalresearch.com/ or http://twitter.com/geresearchjobs , and connect with our technologists at http://www.edisonsdesk.com and http://twitter.com/GEresearch

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.

Essential Responsibilities:

GE's Global Research Center is offering students the ability to accelerate their professional development in tandem with academic achievements.

The mission of the GRC Fellowship Program is to cultivate talent currently enrolled at top tier universities working on research-based engineering degrees.

The Fellowship assignments at GRC offer unique opportunities to work alongside technologists in one of the GE Research's labs as well as participating in a structured mentorship program. Assignments are generally for 10-12 weeks over the summer. At GRC, scientists, engineers, and technicians work to provide GE's businesses and strategic partners with technical innovations for their future generation products, processes and services.

Challenging technical projects, work that makes a difference and executive interface designed for students on the fast-track for leadership. The program includes seminars on cross-center technology and soft skills development. Opportunities for networking and showcasing your project accomplishments are offered. Our Technical Showcase event will culminate the program, offering our Fellows an opportunity to demonstrate technical depth and knowledge.

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ Graduate Student currently enrolled in an accredited college or university seeking degree in area of Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software, Computer Science, Chemical Engineering, Material Science, Physics or related technical degree program.

+ You must have established strong academic performance with research orientation (3.3/4.0 cumulative GPA or better at the graduate level.

+ Must be willing to work out of an office located in Niskayuna, NY.

+ Must be willing to take a drug test and submit to a background investigation as part of the selection process.

+ You must submit your application for employment through www.ge.com/careers to be considered.

Desired Characteristics:

+ 4th or 5th year doctoral student with planned degree completion within 12-18 months.

+ Demonstrated leadership ability, good interpersonal skills, initiative, high self-confidence and have goals for a career in industrial research.

+ Available for a minimum of 10 consecutive weeksImagine what GE Global Research will make happen next. If you are ready to join us, click on the "Apply to job" button below.

Locations: United States ; New York; NiskayunaGE 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.
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