ORGANISATION/COMPANYInstituto de Telecomunicações
RESEARCH FIELDEngineering › Electrical engineeringEngineering › Electronic engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE08/10/2021 23:00 - Europe/London
LOCATIONPortugal › Aveiro
TYPE OF CONTRACTOther
REFERENCE NUMBERPROJECT IMMINENCE, WITH THE REF. 112314 (POCI-01-0247-FEDER-112314)
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.
By order issued by the Director General of the Instituto de Telecomunicações, on September 09, 2021, the opening of an international selection competition for 1 (one) Master's post was approved, for the exercise of R&D activities within the scope of the project IMMINENCE - POCI-01-0247-FEDER-112314, under a fixed-term employment contract with a duration of 15 months, overseen by the legal Work Code, with the aim of performing functions of design, implementation, integration and validation of components on 5G test platforms for evaluation and optimization of QoS and QoE, autonomous management and orchestration.
Labour Code, approved by Law no. 7/2009, of 12 February, in its current reading.
The workplace shall be at Instituto de Telecomunicações, Polo de Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro.
Formalization of applications:
- Applications are formalized by sending a letter of motivation addressed to the Board of the Instituto de Telecomunicações, including the identification of this notice, full name, affiliation, number and date of the identity card, Citizen's Card, or civil identification number, tax identification number, date and place of birth, marital status, profession, residence and contact address, including email address and telephone number.
- The application is accompanied by documents proving the conditions set out in points 6 and 7 for admission to this competition, namely:
a) Copy of certificate of qualifications or diploma*;
b) Curriculum vitae;
*- The administrative verification of the recognition of degrees obtained abroad will be fulfilled for the purpose of contracting, in case of approval of the candidatures. Further information at
The monthly remuneration to be awarded will be 1,618.26 Euros.
Master's degree in electrical engineering, electronics, telecommunications, computers, or related scientific fields, and holders of a curriculum that reveals an adequate profile for the activity to be developed.
The selection panel shall be Prof. Dr. Arnaldo Oliveira (President), Prof. Dra. Susana Sargento and Dr. Hugerles Silva, and by Dr. Pedro Rito as substitute member.
The evaluation of the scientific and curricular career has two components, namely:
i) The assessment of the curriculum vitae and other documentation presented, (...)This component of the evaluation is expressed on a numerical scale from 0 to 20, (...)
ii) Candidates with a classification of 14 or higher in the previous component will be invited to an interview, where they will be asked to discuss their experience. The evaluation of presentation session is expressed on a numerical scale from 0 to 20, and must take into account the technical knowledge and the communication skills demonstrated by the candidate, as well as the answers to the questions posed by the jury. Candidates with less than 14 in this component are automatically considered excluded from the call.
The score proposed by each member of the jury is obtained by assigning a weighting factor of 50% to the evaluation grade of the curriculum vitae and other documentation, and a weighting factor of 50% to the grade of the presentation session.
Candidates shall submit their application files and supporting documentation, in a digital form, in the IT portal,
This competition is open from September 09, 2021 to October 08, 2021.
*Please refer to the original announcement on the IT Portal.
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Candidate's experience in the subjects object of this competition, namely, relevant professional experience or academic training in the area of telecommunications, in particular in Software Defined Radios, Radio Access Networks, 5G mobile communications, performance evaluation and optimization of communication systems; The depth of knowledge on the topics and the ability to express themselves in oral and written terms to communicate them.
Any national, foreign and stateless candidate(s) holding a Master's degree in electrical engineering, electronics, telecommunications, computers, or related scientific fields, and holders of a curriculum that reveals an adequate profile for the activity to be developed. In case the degree has been awarded by a foreign higher education institution, the degree must comply with the provisions of Decree-Law no. 66/2018 of 16th of August, and all formalities established therein must be fulfilled, by the selected candidate, until the date of signature of the contract.
EURAXESS offer ID: 682238
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