Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant – Research Grant - BIC/Nº51 - 30/07/2019 - S2MovingCity
Funding Reference Number: Research Grant - BIC/Nº51 - 30/07/2019 - S2MovingCity
Summary: A research position for one Bolsa de Iniciação Científica (BIC) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project S2MovingCity: Sensing and Serving a Moving City, CMUP-ERI/TIC/0010/2014 funded by “OE – Orçamento de Estado” (PIDDAC).
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Networked Systems – Po
Admission Requirements: University students enrolled for the first time in a first cycle of higher education or in an integrated master in the area of Electrical and Computer Engineering or similar. * Previous experience, preferably practical, in wireless communications or systems. * Solid programming skills, benefit for C / C ++ and python languages. * Prior experience in research is beneficial. * Good spoken and written English skills. * Self-motivated and self-disciplined; capable of working on a multidisciplinar and international team.
Work Objectives: Experimental characterization of MIMO technology performance in real scenarios with mobile 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 Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering - Faculty of Engineering - University of Porto, under the supervision of Profª Ana Aguiar.
Duration: 5,5 months or until the end of the project (29/02/2020), whichever comes first, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: 16 September 2019 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 388.81€ (net). The payment will be made by bank transfer
Selection criteria:
Quality of the candidates Curriculum Vitae  (50%)
Suitability of the candidate's profile to the project  (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.
Ana Cristina Costa Aguiar
Pedro Miranda de Andrade de Albuquerque d´Orey
Luis Miguel Pinho de Almeida
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, Delegation Porto. The selected candidate will be notified by email. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form. E-mail submissions are not accepted.
Required Documents: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae with transcripts, Copy of the relevant certificates IMPORTANT NOTICE: If the selected candidate has a degree obtained outside Portugal, his/her degree must be certified in Portugal For more information: Direcção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES):
Application Period: 13-08-2019 to 27-08-2019
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Published on: 30-07-2019