Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant - BIM/Nº16 - 28/01/2019 - UID/EEA/50008/2019
Funding Reference Number: BIM/Nº16 - 28/01/2019 - UID/EEA/50008/2019
Summary: A research position for one Bolsa de Investigação para Mestre (BI Mestre) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project UID/EEA/50008/2019, funded by the applicable financial framework (FCT/MCTES) (PIDDAC).
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Networked Systems – Po
Admission Requirements:  Master degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering.  Proficiency in programming.  Experience in scientific research.  Experience with algorithms for black box performance anomaly detection in IaaS cloud applications.
Work Objectives: The research work to carry out consists on the development, implementation, and experimental evaluation of black-box techniques for automatic detection, localization and reporting of performance anomalies in distributed applications running in virtual machines in an IaaS cloud service
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. https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2018.pdf
Place of work: The work will be developed at the Instituto de Telecomunicações based at the Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Sciences, University of Porto, under the supervision of Professor Rui Pedro de Magalhães Claro Prior.
Duration: 3 months. Start date: 1 March 2019 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 980 Eur (net), according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal (www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores). The payment will be made by bank transfer.
Selection criteria:
 Quality of the candidates’ Curriculum Vitae (measured on a scale of 1 to 5)  (50%)
 Suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project (measured on a scale of 1 to 5)  (50%)
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.
Jury:
Rui Pedro de Magalhães Claro Prior
Miguel Tavares Coimbra
Pedro Miguel Alves Brandão
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Sciences, University of Porto. 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. (The cover letter and the CV are mandatory documents in the online application platform)
Required Documents: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae, Copy of the relevant certificates (Copy of the Master Degree Certificate - Certidão de grau de mestre). IMPORTANT NOTICE: If the selected candidate has a degree obtained outside Portugal, his degree must be certified in Portugal For more information see: Direcção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES): http://www.dges.mctes.pt
Application Period: 11-02-2019 to 22-02-2019
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Published on: 28-01-2019