Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grants – BIC/Nº 116/2019
Funding Reference Number: Research and Development unit funding – Instituto de Telecomunicações
Summary: Research position for 3 Research Grants (“Bolsa de Iniciação à Investigação Científica“), are opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, funded under Research and Development unit funding – Instituto de Telecomunicações by FCT/MCTES through national funds. The work for those positions is in the area of vehicular communications and automotive scenarios
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Network Architectures and Protocols – Av
Admission Requirements: University students from 1st cycle or from an Integrated Master in telecommunications engineering, informatics and telematics engineering, or equivalent, with knowledge on the area of communication networks, great-motivation and ability for teamwork
Work Objectives: Scholarship 1: Deploy automotive and automotive with aerial drone scenarios, through the implementation of new virtual network functions. Scholarship 2 and 3: Mechanisms for IoT and vehicular communications, with a city-scale deployment.
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. https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2018.pdf
Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at University of Aveiro, under the supervision of Prof. Susana Sargento.
Duration: 6 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: November 2019 (or soon thereafter)
Monthly salary: 388.81€ 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:
Curriculum vitae/Academic evaluation  (50%)
Suitability of the candidates’ 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.
Jury:
Susana Isabel Barreto de Miranda Sargento
Nuno Miguel Abreu Luís
Carlos Roberto Senna
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. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form . E-mail submissions will not be considered. 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
Application Period: 06-11-2019 to 19-11-2019
Assistance: Send Email
Published on: 22-10-2019