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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:
3 Scholarship BIL (Bolsa Licenciado) - BIL Nº2021/00077
Funding Reference Number:
BIL Nº2021/00077 - UIA03-084 AVEIRO STEAM City
Summary:
Three research positions for Research Grants (“Bolsa de Investigação para Licenciado”) are open at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the European PROJECT Urban Innovative Actions Aveiro STEAM City. The work for these positions is in the area of advanced communication, sensing and computation infrastructure for smart city environments.
Scientific Area:
Networks and Services
Group:
Network Architectures and Protocols – Av
Admission Requirements:
The scholarships referred to in this call may be used to carry out initial R&D activities by students enrolled in a professional higher technical course, in a degree, an integrated master's or a master's degree graduates and also who are enrolled in non-conferencing courses academic degrees integrated into the educational project of a higher education institution, developed in association or cooperation with one or more R&D units. Bachelor degree on telecommunications engineering, informatics and telematics engineering, or equivalent, with knowledge on the area of communication networks, great motivation and ability for teamwork.
Work Objectives:
Design, implement and evaluate new Intelligent Transportation Systems in multi-technology environments. The works will comprise communication, computation and sensing/data science approaches in a smart city environment.
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. For direct access to the FCT RBI go to the following link https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/regulamento.phtml.pt (Reg. 950/2019, published in the DR of 16 December).
Place of work:
The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at the University of Aveiro, under the supervision of Profª. Susana Sargento.
Duration:
6 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: May 2021 or soon thereafter.
Monthly salary:
835.98€ 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 Miranda Sargento, Universidade de Aveiro (President of the jury)
  • Prof. Nuno Miguel Abreu Luís, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa
  • Prof. Pedro Filipe Vieira Rito, 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 and degree certificate. 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)
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Academic degrees obtained abroad require recognition by a Portuguese institution under the terms of Decree-Law no. 66/2018, of 16 August and Ordinance No. 33/2019, of 25 January. The presentation of the certificate is mandatory for signing the contract. More information can be obtained at: https://www.dges.gov.pt/pt/pagina/reconhecimento?plid=374

All the selection process is conducted through the IT web portal. No actions outside this platform are valid.
Application Period:
30-04-2021 to 13-05-2021
Assistance:
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Published on:
30-04-2021

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