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GE Vernova

GE Vernova Advanced Research - 2024 Edison Program Internship

Schenectady, NY

Job Description Summary

GE Vernova's Advanced Research business is the central innovation engine for GE's portfolio of energy businesses, which will be unified under one banner called GE Vernova. The research organization is made up of 250+ researchers representing virtually every major scientific and engineering discipline. Collectively, they are driving major research programs and initiatives to decarbonize power, accelerate renewables, and promote electrification and the creation of a 21st century grid fit to power a zero-carbon energy future.

Explore the possibilities of a research career in a Summer 2024 internship at GE Vernova Research. Technical Research Interns are the pipeline for the GE Vernova Research Edison Program. The Research Edison Program is an intensive development role for those with a passion for technology, a drive for technical excellence, and a shared appreciation for GE's values of humility, transparency, and focus.

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Job Description

An Internship with us will provide valuable hands-on experience to help you launch your career in industrial research.

Our team brings together world-class experts in the following disciplines:

  • Mechanical Systems & Design
  • AI, Software & Robotics
  • Controls & Optimization
  • Embedded & OT Security
  • Aero & Thermosciences
  • Material Chemistry & Physics
  • Electronics & Electrical Systems
  • Materials, Coatings & Modeling
  • Chemistry

As an Edison Research Intern, you will ...

  • Apply your academic knowledge to real-life technical problems.
  • Develop your research skills in a collaborative workplace.
  • Participate in professional development & networking opportunities that enhance your leadership and communication skills.

This position requires:

  • Current or upcoming enrollment in a full-time Masters Degree program at an accredited university, in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science/Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, or related STEM discipline.
  • Permanent legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this role.
  • Must be willing to work from the GE Vernova Research office in Niskayuna, NY.

Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

You will stand out if you have one or more of these attributes:

  • Exceptional academic performance with research orientation.
  • Humble: respectful, inclusive, curious/inquisitive
  • Transparent: clear communicator, collaborator, creative problem solver
  • Focused: sets strategic priorities, uses data to make decisions, critical thinker
  • Demonstrated initiative and commitment to community/university involvement

At GE Vernova Research, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace. If you're excited about this role but your experiences don't align perfectly with every desired qualification, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

The pay range for this position is $1,000-$2,000 USD weekly. The specific weekly rate offered to a candidate may be influenced by a variety of factors including the candidate's experience, their education, and the work location. GE provides travel reimbursement and housing stipend for qualified interns.

Additional Information

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, 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

Client-provided location(s): Niskayuna, NY, USA
Employment Type: Intern

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • FSA With Employer Contribution
    • HSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Fitness Subsidies
    • On-Site Gym
    • Mental Health Benefits
  • Parental Benefits

    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Casual Dress
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Unlimited Paid Time Off
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K)
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Financial Counseling
    • Profit Sharing
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Leadership Training Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)