Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant – BIL/Nº45 – 26/06/2019 – Verbas Próprias
Funding Reference Number: BIL/Nº45 – 26/06/2019 – Verbas Próprias
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação – Licenciado”) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project O-0004-LX-16 RES - Paulo Nunes. The work for this position is in the area of light field image and video processing and coding
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Multimedia Signal Processing – Lx
Admission Requirements: Licenciatura/BSc degree in computer science, computer systems engineering, electrical engineering or equivalent. Expertise on light field processing and machine learning; experience on C/C++/Matlab programming; self-motivation for scientific research; ability for teamwork. fluent in English with good skills in technical writing and presenting
Work Objectives: Development of efficient processing tools for light field image and video, namely by exploiting machine learning techniques. Examples of important light field processing tasks to be considered are: demosaicing, depth estimation, inpainting and segmentation
Applicable legislation: 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.
Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at ISCTE-IUL, under the supervision of Professors Paulo Nunes and Luís Ducla Soares.
Duration: 12 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: September 1st, 2019 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 1000 € (net). 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  (50%)
Fluency in oral and written English  (10%)
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.
Paulo Jorge Lourenço Nunes
Luís Eduardo de Pinho Ducla Soares
Caroline Conti
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the ISCTE-IUL IT delegation, 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: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae with transcripts, Copy of the relevant certificates (Copy of the BSc Degree Certificate). IMPORTANT NOTICE: If the selected candidate has a degree obtained outside Portugal, his/her degree must be certified in Portugal For more information: Direcção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES):
Application Period: 10-07-2019 to 23-07-2019
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Published on: 26-06-2019