Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Scholarship for Holders of “Licenciatura” Degree – BIL/Nº 128/2019 – 5GCONTACT
Funding Reference Number: PTDC/EEI-TEL/30685/2017
Summary: Research position for 1 (one) Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação“) is open at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project 5GCONTACT - PTDC/EEI-TEL/30685/2017, funded by FCT/MEC through national funds
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Telecommunications and Networking – Av
Admission Requirements: Licenciate/BSc Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Telematics or similar. Proven experience in the use and development of virtualization mechanisms in networked scenarios. Previous contact with Virtual Network Functions and Physical Network Functions integration is also a considered point.
Work Objectives: Development and integration of Virtual Processing Nodes deployment using small form factor physical compute nodes.
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 Aveiro, under the supervision of Dr. Daniel Corujo
Duration: 6 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: January 2020 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 752.38 € (net), according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal ( The payment will be made by bank transfer.
Selection criteria:
Curriculum Vitae  (40%)
Suitability of the candidate for the project, based on his working experience related to the tasks described in the work objectives section  (50%)
English language fluency - The minimum grade for each component is 13 out of 20 (10%)
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Daniel Nunes Corujo
Rui Luis Andrade Aguiar
João Paulo Barraca
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: 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. The cover letter and the CV are mandatory documents in the online application platform) 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):
Application Period: 16-12-2019 to 30-12-2019
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Published on: 02-12-2019