Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant - BIC/Nº96 - 23/11/2018 - Project MESMOQoE
Funding Reference Number: BIC/Nº96 - 23/11/2018 - Project MESMOQoE
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação“) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project Reference S-0002-LX-18 MESMOQoE, funded by the applicable financial framework (P2020). The work for this position is in the area of video communication.
Scientific Area: Wireless Communications
Group: Radio Systems – Lx
Admission Requirements: A minimum 3 year degree in electrical and telecommunications engineering. Self-motivation for scientific research; ability for teamwork. Considering the national nature of the project, Portuguese oral and writing skills will be considered as an added value. A wireless telecommunications systems course is also a requirement.
Work Objectives: Development of a QoS/QoE Model for Video Streaming based on Real 3G/4G Wireless Networks Measurements.
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”, according to 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 Celfinet and Instituto de Telecomunicações at Lisboa, under the supervision of Professor Paula Queluz, Professor António Rodrigues and Professor Pedro Vieira.
Duration: 6 months. The estimated beginning date is on the 1st February 2019.
Monthly salary: 385 Eur (net), paid by bank transfer.
Selection criteria:
evaluation of the curriculum (20%)
previous relevant experience  (40%)
adequacy to the project  (40%)
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.
Maria Paula dos Santos Queluz Rodrigues
António José Castelo Branco Rodrigues
Pedro Manuel de Almeida Carvalho Vieira
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, in Lisbon. The selected candidate will be notified by email. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form. E-mail submissions are not accepted.
Required Documents: Required Documents for Admission: A cover letter explaining the interest in the position, Curriculum Vitae and the Bachelor diploma, with transcript. Two recommendation letters (in alternative, the contact information of two persons able to provide references is also accepted). IMPORTANT NOTICE: If the selected candidate has a degree obtained outside Portugal, his degree must be certified in Portugal For more information: Direcção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES):
Application Period: 07-12-2018 to 20-12-2018
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Published on: 23-11-2018