Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant - BIIC/Nº1068/2018
Funding Reference Number: UID/EEA/50008/2013
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (“Bolsa de Iniciação à Investigação“) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the project reference UID/EEA/50008/2013 funded by FCT/MCTES through national funds. The work for this position is in the area of Telecommunications and Networking
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Telecommunications and Networking – Av
Admission Requirements: University students from the 1st cycle or in Integrated Master in Informatics Engineering with good academic remarks, interest in advanced networking topics, self-motivation for scientific research and ability for teamwork.
Work Objectives: Study and integration of novel advanced network protocols.
Applicable legislation: A fellowship will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT “Regulation of Instituto de Telecomunicações’ fellowships” and ”Regulation of Advanced Training and Qualification of Human Resources”, in accordance with Law no. 40/2004, dated August 18 (Status of Scientific Research Fellow), as amended and republished by Decree-Law No.202/2012 of August 27, and as amended by Decree-Law No.233/2012 of October 29 and by Law No.12/2013 of January 29, and Decree-Law No. 89/2013 of July 9, and also by Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. Fellowship Regulation of Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P., approved by Regulation no. 234/2012, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 25 of 2012, amended and republished by Regulation no. 326/2013, published in Series II of Diário da República of July 27 of 2013 and amended by Regulation no. 339/2015, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 17 of 2015.
Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at Aveiro, under the supervision of Dr. Daniel Corujo
Duration: July 2018 (or soon thereafter) until 31st of December 2018
Monthly salary: 385 € (net), according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal ( The payment will be made by bank transfer.
Selection criteria:
Curriculum vitae/Academic evaluation  (40%)
Suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project based on the relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work plan (20%)
Fluency in oral and written English  (10%)
Interview (30%)
Candidates may be interviewed for clarification of any aspect related to the above criteria
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Daniel Nunes Corujo
Rui Luis Andrade Aguiar
Diogo Nuno P. Gomes
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, in Aveiro. The selected candidate will be notified by email.
Required Documents: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae with transcripts, copy of the relevant certificates, description of prior work in the area (if any). Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form. E-mail submissions are not accepted.
Application Period: 05-07-2018 to 18-07-2018
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Published on: 21-06-2018