Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications


Title: Research Grant – BPD/Nº 073/2019 – 5G PERFECTA
Funding Reference Number: POCI-01-0247-FEDER-038190
Summary: 1 research position for a Research Grant (“Bolsa Pós-Doc“) is open at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project Reference 5GPERFECTA (POCI-01-0247-FEDER-038190), funded by the European Regional Development Fund (FEDER), through the Competitiveness and Internationalization Operational Programme (COMPETE 2020) of the Portugal 2020 framework. The work for this position is in the area of next generation mobile networks (5G).
Scientific Area: Wireless Communications
Group: Radio Systems – Av
Admission Requirements: Ph.D. degree on electrical, informatics and/or telecommunications engineering, or equivalent, with knowledge on the areas of mobile networks, radio access networks, 3GPP specifications (4G/5G), great motivation and ability for teamwork.
Work Objectives: The selected candidate will work on: performance requirements of post-4G and 5G networks; monitoring technologies for next generation mobile networks; QoS and QoE techniques; demonstrators and prototypes for evaluation of project results; project management, exploration and dissemination.
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 Professor Arnaldo Oliveira.
Duration: 12 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: August 2019 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 1509.80(net), according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal ( plus the social allowances. The payment will be made by bank transfer.
Selection criteria:
Curriculum vitae/Academic evaluation (50%)
suitability of the candidate's profile to the project based on the relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work plan  (50%)
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Arnaldo Silva Rodrigues de Oliveira
Susana Isabel Barreto de Miranda Sargento
Nuno Miguel Abreu Luís
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, in Lisbon. 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. 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: 08-07-2019 to 26-07-2019
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Published on: 08-07-2019