GE Appliances Internship is a global leader in the design and manufacture of innovative home appliances. The company is looking for talented and motivated students to intern at its Bangalore office. IT offer a unique opportunity to learn from industry experts, gain valuable work experience, and contribute to the development of cutting-edge appliances.
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About the GE Appliances internship
Appliances is an American home appliance manufacturer based in Louisville, Kentucky. It has been majority-owned by Chinese multinational home appliances company Haier since 2016.
It is one of the largest appliance companies in the United States and manufactures appliances under several brands, including Profile, Café, Monogram, Haier, and Hotpoint (Americas only, European rights held by Whirlpool Corporation). The company also owns FirstBuild, a co-creation community and micro-factory on the University of Louisville’s campus in Louisville, Kentucky. Another FirstBuild location is in South Korea, and a FirstBuild location in India opened its doors in 2019.
At Appliances, a Haier company, we come together to make “good things, for life.” As the fastest-growing appliance company in the U.S., we’re powered by creators, thinkers, and makers who believe that anything is possible and that there’s always a better way. We believe in the power of our people and in giving them the freedom to explore, discover and build good things, together.
The GEA Way philosophy, backed by three simple commitments defines the way we work, invent, create, do business, and serve our communities: we come together, we always look for a better way, and we create possibilities.
Interested in joining us on our journey?
The Intern will be provided in-depth training on the fundamentals of IP, using IP databases, and analyzing novelty and patentability of inventions. The Intern is expected to have a sharp learning curve, a good fundamental understanding of engineering concepts, and a good ability to understand drawings and go beyond his/her domain.
The Intern is preferred to be a final year student from a leading institution or one who has completed B. Tech or M. Tech in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronic/ Mechatronics / Computer Science engineering or a related discipline.
Excellent analytical skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
A passion for technology
Good experience handling MS Office
Good visualization of problem statements, drawings, and figures.
Knowledge of Machine Learning algorithms and prior experience in R/Python will be an added advantage.
These are guided tasks in the initial phase of 2 to 3 months and the intern is expected to develop good proficiency in the area by half term of the internship.
Learn fundamentals of IP, database tools and options, Basics of Patents and non-patent literature, and apply during the analysis phase.
Learn the formation of a search strategy to analyze a concept and recommend if it has the potential to get a patent using a variety of free and subscribed databases.
Develop a good understanding of technology landscapes, assess competitive position, and provide relevant conclusions and recommendations.
Intern, Intellectual Property
At Appliances, creativity meets passion and conversations lead to exceptional outcomes and experiences. We respect and value the unique backgrounds and experiences that everyone brings to Appliances. We believe a diverse workplace, where everyone is included and people can be their true and authentic selves, fosters creativity and innovation.
We know our differences are our greatest strength. The very best innovations across every function of a company come from diverse teams. Our commitment to ensuring a safe and inclusive workplace where everyone is valued allows employees to perform at their best, every day. Diversity at Appliances helps us achieve zero distance to our owners, innovate smartly and connect to the communities and customers we serve. We encourage and support the ideas, aspirations, and the wellbeing of everyone – our employees and our communities
Appliances is a trust-based organization. It is important we offer our employees the flexibility they need to do their best work while balancing the needs of the business and individuals. When you join GEA, you will have the opportunity to work with your leader to create a flexible work arrangement that balances the needs of the individual, team, and organization.
Appliances 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.
Appliances participate in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S
Note: Stipend information is taken from here!