Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Important note: This is a summarized English version of the full original announcement written in Portuguese, provided for the convenience of non-Portuguese speakers. Only the full Portuguese version has official value for the evaluation and selection process.
Funding Reference Number:
TRB/2023/00023 - SNS-OPS and 6GStart
By order issued by the Director General of the Telecommunications Institute on May 11, 2023, it was approved to open an international call to select one (1) Coordination Action Engineer with a master’s degree in the scope of the projects SNS-OPS and 6GStart, under the scope of an indefinite term working contract, overseen by the Portuguese legal Work Code.
Scientific Area:
Networks and Services
Network Architectures and Protocols – Av
Admission Requirements:
Any national, foreign and stateless candidate(s) who are Engineers with a master’s degree (after Bologna) or Bachelor's degree (before Bologna), experience with professional training, and a suitable scientific and professional curriculum may submit an application.
Work Objectives:
• participate in European project meetings and related activities
• develop, organize, and report on events to be organized
• handle vertical-related projects and actions
• support to the coordination of European R&D plans and activities

Applicable legislation:
• Labour Code approved by Law no. 7/2009 of 12 February, under its current Reading.
Place of work:
The workplace shall be at Instituto de Telecomunicações, Polo de Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro.
An indefinite term working contract
Monthly salary:
The monthly remuneration to be attributed consists of 1 528,59 Euros.
Selection criteria:
  • C1 (20%)
    Experience in organizing events
  • C2 (20%)
    Experience in organizing training activities
  • C3 (20%)
    Experience in European research
  • C4 (20%)
    Experience in projects with vertical industries
  • C5 (20%)
    professional experience in communications

Candidates may be interviewed for clarification of any aspect related to the above criteria
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 20% + C2 x 20% + C3 x 20% + C4 x 20% + C5 x 20%
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.
  • Prof. Rui Luis Andrade Aguiar, Universidade de Aveiro (President of the jury)
  • Prof. Diogo Nuno Pereira Gomes, Universidade de Aveiro
  • Prof. Daniel Nunes Corujo, Universidade de Aveiro
  • Prof. José Rafael Quevedo Rego, 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 the 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:
11-05-2023 to 09-06-2023
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