ORGANISATION/COMPANYInstituto de Telecomunicações
RESEARCH FIELDComputer science › InformaticsEngineering › Computer engineeringEngineering › Electrical engineeringEngineering › Electronic engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE08/11/2021 23:00 - Europe/London
LOCATIONPortugal › Aveiro
TYPE OF CONTRACTOther
REFERENCE NUMBERPOWER - POCI-01-0247-FEDER-070365
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 Telecommunications Institute on October 08, 2021, it was approved to open an international call for 1 (one) Master's position in the scientific the scope of the approved project POWER - POCI-01-0247-FEDER-070365, under the scope of a fixed-term employment contract, with a duration of 18 (eighteen) months, overseen by the legal Work Code, in view of the execution of the following tasks:
- Design, development, simulation, implementation, integration, validation and demonstration of radio units and distributed units for 5G infrastructures.
- Design of FPGA-based programmable Systems-on-Chip consisting of general-purpose hardware modules, specialized components, intellectual property cores, and software running on embedded processors.
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.
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 certificate or diploma*;
- 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 attributed consists of 1,618.26 Euros.
Master degree in electrical, electronics, telecommunications, computers, informatics engineering, 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. Dr. Nuno Borges de Carvalho and Prof. Dr. João Nuno Matos, and also, as a substitute member, Profª. Dra. Susana Sargento.
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 October 08, 2021 to November 08, 2021.
*Please refer to the original announcement in the IT Portal.
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Relevant professional experience or academic training in the area of telecommunications with a focus on Software Defined Radios, Radio Access Networks, 5G mobile communications and development of integrated systems based on FPGA.
Any national, foreign and stateless candidate(s) holding a Master degree in electrical, electronics, telecommunications, computers, informatics engineering, or related scientific fields, and holders of a curriculum that reveals an adequate profile for the activity to be developed, namely, with relevant professional experience or academic training in the area of telecommunications with a focus on Software Defined Radios, Radio Access Networks, 5G mobile communications and development of integrated systems based on FPGA. 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: 694643
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