General Electric Edison Engineering Development Program 2015

Job Number:    2293111
Business:    GE Power & Water
Business Segment:    PW-PGS Power Generation Services
Job Segments:Engineer, Electrical, Energy, Research, Design Engineer, Engineering
Posted Position Title:     Edison Engineering Development Program
Career Level:    EL
Function:    Engineering/Technology
Function Segment:    Leadership Programs
Location:    Nigeria

Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP) is an intensive program for people with a passion for technology, a drive for technical excellence, and share in GE’s core values. The program is designed to accelerate participants’ professional development with intense technical training and a variety of business-critical assignments. Graduates have the technical/business foundation to proactively/continually make innovative contributions to GE’s future. If you love technology and want a career in engineering, the EEDP is for you.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • “This job is for the GE Power & Water Business”
  • EEDP’s at Power & Water experience technically challenging rotations that are driven by
    innovation. Edison Engineers are currently working to develop expertise in the Power Generation Industry.
  • The core engineering skills gained in assignments are enhanced through GE advanced
    courses in engineering (ACE).
  • Candidates will be expected to complete their masters in core engineering from the University of Georgia Technology or North Carolina State University through distance learning.
  • Corporate courses are also provided. Advanced academic exposure, experience and training combined with mentoring and guidance from assignment managers, prepares members with the technical skills and values needed to achieve a successful career in technology.


  • Four-year Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering; Majors in Electrical, Mechanical, Aero or Materials only will be considered.
  • GPA greater than or equal to  3.25/ 4.0 overall (University of Georgia Tech. requires
    3.3 for entry)
  • Knowledge of advanced mathematics, including calculus and differential equations.
    Prior intern, co-op, or research experience in design engineering, manufacturing, or computer science/computer engineering.
  • Experience writing technical reports.
  • Must be willing to relocate as business needs change.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to articulate technical problems in clear and simple terms.
  • Candidates must be able to gain acceptance to the University of Georgia Technology or North Carolina State University for Masters in Engineering Program.
  • Candidate must qualify for J1 US Visa requirements.
  • Candidate must be able to receive acceptable scores for GRE and TOFEL for University
  • A valid NYSC discharge or exemption certificate will be required (please indicate clearly on your resume)
  • Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in Nigeria

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:

Desired Characteristics:

  • Majoring in Mechanical Eng or Electrical Eng, that have prior intern, co-op, or research experience in an engineering environment That have a strong commitment to a career in technology and a passion for engineering.
  • That have demonstrated an analytic approach to problem solving and that have demonstrated leadership skills, community involvement, and a passion for technology.

Apply Now for the General Electric Edison Engineering Development Program

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the General Electric Edison Engineering Development Program


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