2 Scholarship BIL (Bolsa Licenciado) - BIL Nº2021/00026

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DEADLINE: 4th March 2021

Research Scholarship for Bachelor (Licenciatura)


Title: 2 Scholarship BIL (Bolsa Licenciado) - BIL Nº2021/00026





Funding Reference Number: BIL Nº2021/00026- POCI-01-0247-FEDER-046119





Summary: Two research positions for Research Grants

(“Bolsa de Mestre“) are open at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the

scope of the Project Mobilizador CityCatalyst- Catalisador para Cidades

Sustentáveis, funded by by the European Regional Development Fund

(FEDER), through the Regional Operational Programme of Lisbon (POR

LISBOA 2020) and the Competitiveness and Internationalization

Operational Programme (COMPETE 2020) of the Portugal 2020 framework. The

work for these positions is in the area of 5G services in a smart city

scenario, and security and privacy in a 5G network.





Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia





Group: Network Architectures and Protocols - Aveiro





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 in informatics, telematics,

telecommunications engineering, or equivalent, with knowledge in the

area of communication networks, great-motivation and ability for






Work Objectives:

Scholarship 1: Development of 5G network services and applications in smart city scenarios.

Scholarship 2: Security and privacy services in a 5G network.






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: March 2021 or soon thereafter.





Monthly salary: 805.98€ 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:

Curriculum vitae/Academic evaluation (60%)


Suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project based on

the relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work plan







Susana Sargento

André Zúquete

Miguel Luís





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 (https://www.it.pt/Positions/OtherResearchPosition/7256).


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





Start appearing: 05/02/2021

Application acceptance start day: 19/02/2021

Closing date: 04/03/2021










Instituto de Telecomunicações – Pólo de Aveiro


Campus Universitário de Santiago


3810-193 Aveiro


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