GE Global Research – Why Work For Us?

GE works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies take on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works.


For our scientists, inspiration can come from a rock or a sunset or a supercomputer. But mostly it comes from our dream of what the future can be. A world that’s cleaner, greener, more efficient, more intelligent and more connected, where people have greater access to essentials like energy, water and healthcare. A better world.


GE Global Research is the cornerstone of GE technology. We’ve been honored to produce incredible breakthroughs for GE’s businesses for more than a century. And today, our researchers are creating the future of technology from all corners of the world, working on innovations in a collaborative research and open-idea environment, with opportunities to grow professionally and help make the world a better place.



The technical career path at GE Global Research guides scientists’ and engineers’ individual development. Its rich experiences and mentorship enable researchers to deliver novel solutions that have real impact for GE’s customers. Building a continuum of technology capability, the program begins with roles that focus on technologies and solutions for today, and expand to roles that develop technologies and strategies for tomorrow. Each role is characterized by increasing levels of proficiency in expertise, innovation, impact and interaction. Career growth is dependent upon the development of these competencies over time, leveraging education, experiences, training, mentoring and coaching. The technical career path provides a framework for engineers, scientists, managers, project leaders and business leaders to drive and support the career development of each employee, which is critical to the present and future success of GE Global Research.

We maintain strong ties to institutions of higher education around the world and welcome the curiosity and passion students bring to GE’s research operations. Through internships for promising graduate and undergraduate students, the Edison Engineering Development Program for recent graduates, and the GE Software Leadership Program, we incorporate new scientists into our work in ways that encourage collaboration and real-life contributions to science and technology.


GE Global Research Reviews

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GE Global Research Senior Vice President and Director GE Global Research Mark M. Little
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45 Ratings
  • Great people! Great company! Encouraging senior management

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Ramon, CA
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    This is a really great place to work. People are nice and intelligent! With the software center, senior management is trying hard to bring in good side of tech company culture! With ge you get a chance to be involve in variety of projects from different industry. In US this company is the one of the only one company can give this flexibility


    The san Ramon location stop a lot of great talent to come to the company.
    Benefits is not as competitive as other tech company. Hard to retain talent.

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    Be more transparent on corporate strategy so ic knows they are doing something align with the company goals!

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GE Global Research Interviews

Updated Dec 19, 2014
Updated Dec 19, 2014

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    Research Engineer Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    Very smooth and light. Not all managers are technically proficient at Bangalore location. 3 interview steps: 1. manager, 2. 4 team members. 3. HR
    Manager asked about past research/work background. team members were very friendly. usual HR questions.

    Accepted Offer

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Headquarters Niskayuna, NY
Size Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Business Services
Competitors Intertek, Avantium, hte

GE Global Research is the hub of technology development for all of GE's businesses. Our scientists and engineers redefine what’s possible, drive growth for our businesses, and find answers to some of the world’s toughest problems. At GE, developing people is embedded in our culture and integral to our growth. We innovate 24 hours a day, with sites in Niskayuna, New York; San... More

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