Research Grant in the Networks and Multimedia area
Two positions for a Research Grant (“Bolsa de Iniciação à Investigação “) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project City IoT in the Cloud- II, funded by AlticeLabs. The work for this position is in the area of IoT platforms. Application Period: 26-09-2018 to 15-10-2018.

Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia

Group: Network Architectures and Protocols – Av

Admission Requirements: University students from the 1st cycle or in Integrated Master on telecommunications engineering, informatics and telematics engineering, or equivalent, with knowledge on the area of communication networks, great-motivation and ability for teamwork

Work Objectives: Deploy an IoT platform for several city use cases

Applicable legislation: A fellowship will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT, “Regulation of Instituto de Telecomunicações’ fellowships” and ”Regulation of Advanced Training and Qualification of Human Resources”, according to Law no. 40/2004, dated August 18 (Status of Scientific Research Fellow), as amended and republished by Decree-Law No.202/2012 of August 27, and as amended by Decree-Law No.233/2012 of October 29 and by Law No.12/2013 of January 29, and Decree-Law No. 89/2013 of July 9, and also by Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. Fellowship Regulation of Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P., approved by Regulation no. 234/2012, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 25 of 2012, amended and republished by Regulation no. 326/2013, published in Series II of Diário da República of July 27 of 2013 and amended by Regulation no. 339/2015, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 17 of 2015.

Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at University of Aveiro, under the supervision of Professors Susana Sargento

Duration: 6 months with the possibility of renewal. Start date: October 2018 (or soon thereafter).

Monthly salary: 385€ according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal ( The payment will be made by bank transfer.

Selection criteria:  Curriculum vitae/Academic evaluation  (50%) Suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project based on the relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work plan  (50%)

Interview check box: no

Jury:  Susana Sargento Carlos Senna Nuno 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. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form ( E-mail submissions will not be considered). (The cover letter and the CV are mandatory documents in the online application platform)

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