Edison Engineering Development Program

GE Aerospace


Rivalta di Torino, Italy


Position summary

Job Description Summary

At Avio Aero, a GE Aerospace business, we have been reimagining the power of flight for more than 100 years. We are specialized in the design, production and maintenance of components and systems for both the civil and military aviation.

The Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP) is a challenging two-year rotational path committed to grow entry level engineers within GE Aerospace. It targets high potential talent with a passion for technology development and a drive for technical excellence. It provides an opportunity to build engineering skills and GE leadership behaviors by supporting professional development through in-depth technical training, soft skills training and a variety of business-critical assignments.

We are now gathering potential candidates who would be interested in this program for the September 2023 start.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Contributes to the activities of the teams across rotational assignments paired with formal classroom studies.

  • EEDPs should finish the assignments and meet the evaluation criteria in each rotation.

  • Complete Advanced Course in Engineering and trainings defined in the program, as well as the associated homework with required quality rating.

  • Partner with teams within the business unit to specify needs, communicates about project approach and presents outcomes.

  • Basic understanding of key business drivers; uses this understanding to accomplish own work. Good understanding of how work of own team integrates with other teams and contributes to the area.

  • Contributes to a wide variety of projects and assignments to grow technical skills, leadership skills and business acumen.

  • Works within a team setting and / or under guidance from Assignment Leader.

  • A job at this level requires good interpersonal skills. Communication with direct colleagues and the business about design and coordination services rendered and explains technical information to others.

Required Qualifications

  • Master Degree in Engineering with specialization in Mechanical, Aeronautical/Aerospace, Energy, Materials, or Undergraduate students who plan to graduate within Sept 2023

  • Up to 2 years post-graduation experience

  • Demonstrated Academic excellence (final grade minimum 104/110 or GPA 3 out of 4)

  • Passion for engineering with strong technical attitude and an analytical approach to problem solving

  • Strong commitment to a career in Technology

  • Curiosity to explore different Engineering roles and topics

  • Geographically mobility

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Fluent in English and Italian

  • Work Visa, in accordance with local regulations, is required

Desired Characteristics

  • Internship Experience

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Self-confident

  • Team player with a competitive spirit to excel

  • International Experience could be a plus

What we offer

Smart working and work life-balance

Avio Aero, when possible, promotes remote work and encourages a good, healthy and satisfying work-life balance. We value our employees’ wellbeing; hence we offer a variety of improvement programs aimed to preserve anyone’s psychological safety and daily needs.

Total Rewards

At Avio Aero, we understand the importance of Total Rewards. As a new joiner to Avio Aero we are pleased to offer the following welcome benefit plan:

  • Performance related bonuses and local bonus scheme

  • Flexible benefits platform

  • GE Aviation share plan

  • Life and injury insurance

  • Private medical cover  

  • Employee assistant program

  • Employee special awards (service and recognition)   

  • Local special agreements and discounts

  • English and languages training for you and one member of your family

  • Technical, Leadership and development trainings

Inclusion & Diversity

Avio Aero is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are strongly committed to maintain an inclusive and diverse environment. Every employment decision is taken regardless to national or ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, etc.

We are not all the same. Just be Yourself @AvioAero!

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

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About the company

Industry: Aerospace

GE Aerospace is a world-leading provider of jet and turboprop engines, components and integrated systems for commercial, military, business and general aviation aircraft. At GE Aerospace, we believe the world works better when it flies.