Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

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:
TRB/2022/00040 - OPEN NOTICE FOR INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR MSC HIRING, UNDER THE SCOPE OF THE PROJECT POWER, WITH NO. 070365 (POCI-01-0247-FEDER-070365), FINANCED BY FEDER, THROUGH THE COMPETE 2020 OF THE PORTUGAL 2020 FRAMEWORK
Funding Reference Number:
TRB/2022/00040 - POWER, WITH NO. 070365 (POCI-01-0247-FEDER-070365)
Summary:
By order issued by the Director General of the Telecommunications Institute on October 08, 2021, it was approved to open an international call for 1 (one) Master's position in the scientific the scope of the approved project POWER - POCI-01-0247-FEDER-070365, under the scope of an indefinite term working contract, overseen by the legal Work Code. The aim of the "POWER -Empowering a digital future” project is to create a portfolio of products to solve problems related with the digital revolution in the telecommunications field. There is a huge quantity of consulted, generated and collected data that requires new strategies and tools to improve the efficiency of the companies and at the same time it is needed to create new and improved products targeting the consumer experience. The work to be developed will consist on:
• The development of the next generation of 50G interfaces for PON networks;
• The conception and design the next generation of 400G and 800G interfaces.
Scientific Area:
Optics and Photonics
Group:
Optical Communication Systems and Networking – Av
Admission Requirements:
Any national, foreign and stateless candidate(s) holding a Master degree in the areas of Electrical Engineering, Physics Engineering, Mechanics or other related scientific area and a suitable scientific and professional curriculum may submit an application. Any publication or experience in any of the skills or topics of the work will be considered a plus. The candidate must be able to perform or demonstrate knowledge or relevant interest in some or all of the following topics: optics, optical networks, telecommunications engineering, component simulation, CAD design of optical devices, experimental testing of optical systems and subsystems. He/she must be curious, proactive and be able to work in a dynamic growing team where interaction with companies (partners and suppliers) will be a constant throughout the job. General tender admission requirements include those specified in the previous point.
Work Objectives:
The work to be developed will consist on:
• the development of the next generation of 50G interfaces for PON networks;
• the conception and design the next generation of 400G and 800G interfaces.
Applicable legislation:
Labour Code, approved by Law no. 7/2009, of 12 February, in its current reading.
Place of work:
The workplace shall be at Instituto de Telecomunicações, Polo de Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro.
Duration:
An indefinite term working contract
Monthly salary:
The monthly remuneration to be attributed consists of 1,632.82 Euros.
Selection criteria:
  • C1 (5%)
    Evaluation of the motivation letter
  • C2 (45%)
    Curriculum vitae and other documentation
  • C3 (50%)
    Presentation

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 5% + C2 x 45% + C3 x 50%
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. Antonio Luis Jesus Teixeira, Universidade de Aveiro (President of the jury)
  • Prof. Mário Jose Neves de Lima, Universidade de Aveiro
  • Prof. Catarina Cardoso Novo, Instituto de Telecomunicacoes Aveiro
  • Prof. Rogério Nunes Nogueira, Instituto de Telecomunicacoes Aveiro (Substitute)
Communication of the results:
Both the admitted and excluded candidate list and final classification list shall be posted at Instituto de Telecomunicações – Pólo de Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, all candidates shall be notified by email.
Required Documents:
Formalisation of applications:
Applications are formalised by sending a Motivation Letter, addressed to the Board of Instituto de Telecomunicações, including this announcement identification, full name, parents’ names, ID card, or Citizen Card number and date, or civil identification number, taxpayer ID number, date and place of birth, marital status, occupation, residence and contact address, including email address and telephone.

Applications shall include all supported documents encompassed by section 6 and 7 for tender admission, namely:
- Copy of certificate or diploma;
- Curriculum vitae.

All the selection process is conducted through the IT web portal. No actions outside this platform are valid.
Application Period:
26-07-2022 to 24-08-2022
Assistance:
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Published on:
26-07-2022
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