ORGANISATION/COMPANYInstituto de Telecomunicações
RESEARCH FIELDComputer science › InformaticsEngineering › Electrical engineeringEngineering › Electronic engineeringMathematicsPhysics
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE31/05/2022 00:00 - Europe/London
LOCATIONPortugal › Aveiro
TYPE OF CONTRACTOther
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMMEH2020
REFERENCE NUMBERTRB/2022/00021 - DISCRETION
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 January 13, 2022, it was approved to open an international call to select 2 (two) researchers with a master degree in the scientific scope of the project DISCRETION, under the scope of an indefinite term working contract, overseen by the legal Work Code, in view of the execution of the following tasks:
• Master 1: Contribute to the design and laboratory implementation of a quantum transmitter and receiver of a Continuous-Variable Quantum Key Distribution System.
• Master 2: Design and implementation of a Quantum Key Distribution management layer/service capable of retrieve cryptographic keys from a physical layer and distribute them from different applications.
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 monthly remuneration to be attributed consists of 1,424.38 Euros.
Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences, Informatics, Physics, Physics Engineering, Electronics, Mathematics, Telecommunications, or related scientific fields, and holders of a curriculum that reveals an adequate profile and background for the activity to be developed.
The selection panel shall be Prof. Dr. Armando Humberto Moreira Nolasco Pinto (President), Dr. Nuno Alexandre Peixoto Silva and Dr. Nelson de Jesus Cordeiro Muga, and by Dr. Isiaka Alimi 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 numeric scale from 0 to 20, considering:
The candidate’s experience in the subjects related to this contest;
The depth of the candidate’s knowledge in the subjects, as well as oral and writing expression capability in order to communicate them.
ii) Candidates with a classification of 14 or higher in the previous component will be invited to an interview. In this interview they should make a personal presentation of their capability towards the position and their expectations regarding the presented opportunity. The evaluation of the presentation is expressed in a scale of 0 to 20 and should take into account the scientific knowledge and the capacity of communication demonstrated by the candidate, as well as the answers to the questions placed by the members of the evaluation panel.
Each panel member score is obtained attributing a weighing factor of 60% to the classification given to the evaluation of the curriculum vitae and other documentation, a weighing factor of 15% to the suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project based on admission requirements and relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work plan, and a weighing factor of 25% to the classification given to the presentation.
Candidates shall submit their application files and supporting documentation, in a digital form, in the IT portal,
This competition is open from May 05, 2022 to May 31, 2022.
*Please refer to the original announcement on the IT Portal.
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Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences, Informatics, Physics, Physics Engineering, Electronics, Mathematics, Telecommunications.
Any national, foreign and stateless candidate(s) holding a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences, Informatics, Physics, Physics Engineering, Electronics, Mathematics, Telecommunications, or related scientific fields, and holders of a curriculum that reveals an adequate profile and background for the activity to be developed. Any publication or experience in any of the skills or topics of the work will be considered a plus.
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