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General Electric Controls & Optimization Research Intern in Niskayuna, New York

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Job Description

GE Research is looking for interns specializing in the areas of Controls and Optimization. The interns will conduct research on control, real-time optimization, operations research, supply chain optimization, and cybersecurity as applied to industrial challenges across aviation, additive manufacturing, energy, and healthcare domains.

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 will help the students to gain valuable hands-on experience and get a critical jump start on a career in industrial research.

The interns will be 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. Opportunities for networking and showcasing project accomplishments are offered. This internship opportunity will help students gain valuable hands-on experience and get a critical jump start on a career in industrial research.

Qualifications/Requirements :

  • Current enrollment in PhD program, seeking technical degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science or a related field in an accredited college or university

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must submit your application for employment on the careers page at www.gecareers.com to be considered

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT(S): Because of the specific categories of data handled by GE Research and the structure of our work environment, we are unable to accommodate employment of persons while they are considered nationals of embargoed countries subject to restriction under the US Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 CFR Section 746 et seq. (currently North Korea, Syria, Iran, Cuba, and Sudan).Please note that citizens of embargoed countries who have either “U.S. person” status under U.S. export control laws or subsequent citizenship from a non-embargoed country can be considered.

Desired Characteristics :

  • Excellent academic performance with technical research orientation

  • Ability to adapt to change and willingness to be flexible in a global team environment

  • Strong interpersonal skills, initiative and organization; demonstrated ability working with a team

  • Strong problem solving skills, thorough attention to detail

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 Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.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 conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

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