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Research Position:

Note: This is a free translation of the original announcement written in Portuguese, provided only for convenience of non-Portuguese speakers. Only the Portuguese version has official value.
Title:
2 Scholarship BILs (Bolsa Licenciados)- BIL Nº2020/00082
Funding Reference Number:
BIL Nº2020/00082- POCI-01-0247-FEDER-038190
Summary:
Two (2) research positions for Research Grants (“Bolsa de Investigação de Licenciado“) are open at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project P2020 5G-Perfecta: 5G and next generation mobile Performance compliance testing assurance. This work is supported by the European Regional Development Fund (FEDER), through the Competitiveness and Internationalization Operational Programme (COMPETE 2020) of the Portugal 2020 framework [Project 5G-PERFECTA with Nr. 038190 (POCI-01-0247-FEDER-038190)].The work for these positions is in the area of the performance of 5G networks in intelligent transportation systems with multimedia services.
Scientific Area:
Networks and Multimedia
Group:
Network Architectures and Protocols – Av
Admission Requirements:
Bachelor degree in telecommunications engineering, informatics and telematics engineering, or equivalent, with knowledge in the area of communication networks, great-motivation and ability for teamwork. The candidates must be enrolled in an integrated master.
Work Objectives:
Scholarship 1: Performance of 5G networks in intelligent transportation systems with multimedia services between vehicles. Scholarship 2: Performance of 5G networks in intelligent transportation systems with multimedia services from the internet to vehicles.
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), in its actual redaction, and also by Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. Fellowship Regulation of Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2019.pdf
Place of work:
The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at University of Aveiro, under the supervision of Profª Susana Sargento.
Duration:
6 months with the possibility of renewal. Start date: September 2020 or soon thereafter.
Monthly salary:
798.00€ 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:
  • C1 (60%)
    Curriculum vitae/ Academic evaluation
  • C2 (40%)
    Suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project based on the relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work plan

Each criteria, and the final classification F will be evaluated in a scale (0-20). The candidates will be ordered according to:
F = C1 x 60% + C2 x 40%
In case of a tie, the tied candidates will be ordered according to C1, then C2...
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position whenever they consider that no candidate meets the minimum requirements for the position.
Jury:
  • Prof. Susana Isabel Barreto de Miranda Sargento, Universidade de Aveiro (President of the jury)
  • Prof. Nuno Miguel Abreu Luís, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa
  • Prof. Carlos Roberto Senna, Instituto de Telecomunicacoes Aveiro
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 transcripts; Degree certificate(s). Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form.
After the notification of the results, candidates have 10 working days if they wish to contest the decision.
E-mail submissions will not be considered. (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): https://www.dges.gov.pt

All the selection process is conducted through the IT web portal. No actions outside this platform are valid.
Application Period:
11-08-2020 to 24-08-2020
Assistance:
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Published on:
28-07-2020