Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant – BIM/Nº 071/2019 - ResNeD
Funding Reference Number: CENTRO-01-0145-FEDER-029312
Summary: Research position for 1 (one) Research Grant is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, - Aveiro in the scope of the Project CENTRO-01-0145-FEDER-029312 ResNeD, funded through the Regional Operational Program of the Center (CENTRO 2020) and Financial Support National Public (FCT)
Scientific Area: Basic Sciences and Enabling Technologies
Group: Applied Mathematics - Av
Admission Requirements: Master degree on telecommunications engineering, applied mathematics or related fields. Written and Spoken Portuguese and English. Proven knowledge of optimization techniques in the design of telecommunication networks.
Work Objectives: The aim is to (i) study the fundamental concepts and models related with service availability, service protection and geodiversity routing; (ii) identify the state-of-art in the provision of critical services over telecommunication networks; (iii) investigate the most promising metaheuristic approaches for the improvement of availability and disaster resilience of critical services; (iv) implement and evaluate the selected solutions with the results already known from the scientific literature.
Applicable legislation: A fellowship will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT, “Regulation of Instituto de Telecomunicações’ fellowships” and ” Estatuto do Bolseiro de Investigação”, 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, and amended by Regulation nº137-A/2018, published in Series II of Diário da República of February 27 of 2018. https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2018.pdf
Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at Aveiro, under the supervision of Professor Amaro de Sousa
Duration: 6 months. Start date: September 2019 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 989.70 (net), according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal (www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores) plus the social allowances. 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  (60%)
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Jury:
Amaro Fernandes de Sousa
Agostinho Miguel Mendes Agra
Paulo Jorge Salvador Serra Ferreira
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, in Lisbon. The selected candidate will be notified by email.
Required Documents: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae with degree certificate. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form. E-mail submissions are not accepted. IMPORTANTE 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): http://www.dges.mctes.pt
Application Period: 26-06-2019 to 26-07-2019
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Published on: 11-06-2019