Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant – BIM/Nº 083/2019 - UID/EEA/50008/2019 - Development of advanced interfaces
Funding Reference Number: UID/EEA/50008/2019
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação“) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project Reference UID/EEA/50008/2019, funded FCT/MCTES through national funds. The work for this position is to study and test advanced interfaces based on integrated photonics and advanced modulation formats.
Scientific Area: Optical Communications
Group: Optical Communications Systems – Av
Admission Requirements: Masters in Electrical/ Electronic/Telecommunications or similar and should have a deep understanding of OTDR, RF generation, and optical systems simulation
Work Objectives: Develop models, simulate and test subsystems with advanced functionalities
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 University of Aveiro, under the supervision of Prof. António Teixeira.
Duration: 3 months with the possibility of renewal. Start date: August 2019 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 989.70€ 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:
CV (25%)
Matlab - Optical simulation software experience - lab experience is beneficial  (25%)
Interview (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:
Antonio Luis Jesus Teixeira
Mário José Neves de Lima
Rogério Nunes Nogueira
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: Motivation letter explaining the interest in the position, Detailed Curriculum Vitae with certificate degree. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form. E-mail submissions will not be considered. 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): https://www.dges.gov.pt
Application Period: 05-08-2019 to 19-08-2019
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Published on: 22-07-2019