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Research & Development Placement

Internship in Hamble-le-Rice, United Kingdom

Degree level


Job function


Required language

English (Fluent)

Work experience

0 to 1 years


Dec 31, 2019 10:59 PM

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Role Summary/Purpose:

In the 12-month Research & Development (R&D) Internship, you will work on R&D projects with a multi-disciplinary team. This is a Research Scientist role where you'll gain invaluable skills within research, data analysis and presentation.

Essential Responsibilities:

You will be guided by structured goals and objectives and will have responsibility to deliver on inspiring projects. We will support you throughout the year to ensure you make the best of your GE experience. Your manager will offer coaching and mentoring, and the Company will provide the opportunity to connect with other interns across the UK. If you are passionate about Physics, Chemistry or Maths, we would like to hear from you. All internships are available to penultimate/final year students and will start between June to August 2020, for a duration of 12 months. We currently have internship opportunities with Aviation in Gloucester and Hamble (Southampton). If your preferred location is not currently shown, we would still encourage you to apply, as new locations may become available. Application deadline is 31st December 2019. However, we review applications on a rolling basis and encourage you to apply ASAP. Vacancies will close once filled. The selection stages include online assessments, video interview and a final round interview. Please only submit one application. If you submit multiple applications, we will progress the most suitable one. If in future you are deemed to be suitable for other opportunities, we will automatically consider you for these too.


  • Currently studying towards Physics, Chemistry or Maths related degree – penultimate/final year 
  • Passionate about Science 
  • Able to take ownership for projects and work to time limits 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office 
  • Able to work as part of a team

Desired Characteristics:

  • Able to roll up your sleeves and get involved in challenging projects 
  • Well organised administration skills 
  • Inspired and curious 
  • Reliable and dependable

An internship at GE Aviation is an opportunity to learn while doing. At GE Aviation, you’ll work with business leaders in an atmosphere that will challenge you, while doing work that makes an immediate impact.Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website. Follow us on Twitter, join our LinkedIn group or become a fan of our Facebook page. Receive job and event notifications by becoming a member of the Talent Community.

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GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. GE is organized around a global exchange of knowledge, the "GE Store,"​ through which each business shares and accesses the same technology, markets, structure and intellect. Each invention further fuels innovation and application across our industrial sectors. With people, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for customers by speaking the language of industry.

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