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Business Development Intern
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General Electric (GE) | Schenectady, NY
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Job Description

Role Summary:

As a Business Development Intern, you will be a part of the GE Licensing Business and will partner with the Business Development and technical teams to build and execute world-class commercialization programs with novel business models, partnerships and licensing. You will provide full service support in the areas of building business/market cases for novel technology, strategy for customer/third party engagements, taking into account business constraints.

Essential Responsibilities:

* Coordinate activities with GE Licensing Program Managers on a variety of programs, including building patents/technology and complex business/licensing programs
* Prepare Business plans, including IP/technology assessments, valuations, market/customer analysis, deal/agreement structuring and execution where appropriate
* Act as a key member of the GE Licensing team and closely interact with the technology, business and legal teams
* Work on various business process projects to make the GE Licensing business more efficient


* Must be a full-time, matriculated student at an accredited college/university for the entire internship with a minimum 3.0 GPA
* Must be able to work full time (40 hour work week) during summer and when school is not in session and part time during academic year
* Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. We will not consider individuals who require visa sponsorship, now or in the future, for this job opening.

Desired Characteristics:

* Pursuing a Graduate Degree (MBA, MS, etc.)
* Background in Physics or Electrical, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Controls, Systems or Engineering
* When school is in session, be willing to travel and spend up to minimally 1 day per week working at headquarters (Niskayuna, NY) or satellite offices
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint
* Demonstrated organizational skills, attention to detail, and accuracy
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Self-starter who can manage multiple tasks simultaneously with minimal supervision
* Ability to learn fast and achieve a high level of results
* Effective interpersonal skills
* Ability to work in a team environment within a matrix organization

About Us:

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE's mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com

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, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

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 Locations:

United States;New York;Niskayuna;

About General Electric (GE)

At GE Appliances, we are imagination at work.  GE Appliances’ vision is to be recognized as the leading brand for performance and efficiency, and as a team, we are committed to delivering an outstanding ownership experience for our customers. Join us and be part of that journey.