Bolsa de Investigação

Publicado 01 Abril 2019

Universidade de Coimbra

Lisboa (Educação / Formação)


A call for two research fellowship is open, in the framework of the project ?5G: Components and Services for 5G networks? (reference: Project Nr. POCI-01-0247-FEDER-024539), co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), through the ?Portugal 2020? (PT2020) program, within the framework of the System of Incentives to Research and Technological Development (SII&DT) and the Operational Program for Competitiveness and Internationalization (POCI), in the following conditions:


Scientific area: Informatics Engineering or Electrotechnical Engineering, Computer Science or similar.


Admission requirements: Masters in Informatics Engineering or Electrotechnical Engineering, Computer Science or similar .


Work plan:

WP1

  • Training and Research in:
.Design strategies for virtualized and orchestration of 5G core services and support services;
.Integration with the operator?s operations support system/business support system;
.SDN, NFV, 5G Core Services, Service Orchestration, Service Management.
.Security in 5G networks:
.Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS)
.Network Exposure Functions (NEF)
.Security Probes

WP2

  • Training and Research in:
.Design strategies for virtualized and orchestration of 5G core services and support services;
.Integration with the operator?s operations support system/business support system;
.SDN, NFV, 5G Core Services, Service Orchestration, Service Management.
.Monitoring in 5G networks:
.Management support tools
.Monitoring systems

.Performance and security event collectors

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Regime: The attribution of the fellowship does not generate or entitle a relation of a legal-labour nature, and the fellowship is undertaken in an exclusive dedication regime. The fellow is granted with the Fellow Statute of the UC, in its current wording, according to the Statute of the Scientific Research Fellow, and according to the Regulation of Research Grants of the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P., both in their current wording.


Location: FCTUC-DEI at the University of Coimbra.


Duration: 12 months.


Renewal: Eventually renewable, until the end of the project (31-12-2020).


Scientific orientation: Professor Tiago José dos Santos Martins da Cruz and Professor Vasco Nuno Sousa Simões Pereira .


Financial conditions: The amount of the grant is ? 989,70 corresponding to the monthly compensation stipulated in the FCT table (https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores.phtml.en), plus social security (Seguro Social Voluntário, first level contributions) and personal accidents insurance. The payment will be made by bank transfer. This amount will not be increased during the entire period of the grant duration.


Selection methods: Curriculum evaluation (80%) and Interview (20%).


Selection criteria:

1. Curriculum evaluation (80%):

  • Master and Graduation Average grades (25%);
  • Suitability of the candidate's profile to the project (45%);
  • Publications (10%);

2. Interview (20%)

  • Motivation of the candidate (5%)
  • Evidence interest to develop research in the subjects listed in the topics of the work plan (15%).

Jury responsible for selection: Professor Marília Pascoal Curado, Professor Tiago José dos Santos Martins da Cruz and Professor Vasco Nuno Sousa Simões Pereira.


Formalization of application: The applications must be performed by sending the following mandatory elements: Detailed CV, Copy of Certificate of Masters and Bachelor?s Degree, Copy of top 3 scientific publications (if available).

Candidates with foreign academic diplomas are obliged to present records of the recognition of such diplomas according to the Portuguese law.


Applications submission: Applications should be sent by email to: [email protected], [email protected] and [email protected], with clear indication to what profile or profiles you are applying to.

Submission of applications: Between 02/04/2019 and 15/04/2019.


Publication date: 01/04/2019.


Submission deadline date: 15/04/2019.


Additional information: The evaluation results will be announced within 90 days after the end of the applications submission deadline, by notifying the applicants via email. After the announcement of the results, candidates are considered automatically notified to, if they wish to do so, comment on the results on a preliminary hearing period within 10 days after that date. After this, the selected candidates will have to declare in writing their acceptance. Unless a justification worthy of consideration is presented, if the declaration is not submitted within the referred period, it is considered that the candidate waivers the grant. In case of resignation or withdrawal of the selected candidate, the next candidate with the highest evaluation score will be notified immediately.