B-0294-21 - Open Notice For International Call For "Técnico Superior" Hiring, Under The Scope Of...

Universities and Institutes of Portugal


December 9, 2021


  • Organisation/Company: Instituto de Telecomunicações
  • Research Field: Other
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 09/12/2021 23:00 - Europe/London
  • Location: Portugal › Lisboa
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Eu Research Framework Programme: H2020
  • Reference Number: B-0294-21
  • Note: This is a free translation of theoriginal 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 Instituto de Telecomunicações on November 22, 2021, it was approved to open an international call to select one "Técnico Superior" with a master degree in the scientific scope of the project QIA – Quantum Internet Alliance, with Grant Agreement n. 820445, supported by Horizon 2020 programme of the European Commission, under the scope of an indefinite term working contract.

    Work Objectives:

    Exploring the Quantum Internet for clock synchronization

    Place of work:

    The workplace shall be at Instituto de Telecomunicações, IST, Av. Rovisco Pais, Lisboa, 1049-001 Lisboa.


    An indefinite term working contract under the scope of the QIA project.

    Required Documents:

    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, namely:

    a) Certificate or diploma copy;

    b) Curriculum vitae

    Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button.

    E-mail submissions will not be considered. (The cover letter and the CV are mandatory documents in the online application platform)

    All the selection process is conducted through the IT web portal. No actions outside this platform are valid.


    Monthly salary:

    Monthly remuneration is 1.618,26 Euros.

    Selection process

    Selection criteria:

  • C1 (60%)
  • Evaluation of the curriculum vitae and other documentation

  • C2 (40%)
  • Interview

    Each criteria, and the final classification F will be evaluated in a scale (0-20). The candidates will be ordered according to:

    F = C1 x 60% + C2 x 40%

    In case of a tie, the tied candidates will be ordered according to C1, then C2...

    The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position whenever they consider that no candidate meets the minimum requirements for the position.


  • Prof. Gonçalo Martins Quinta, Instituto de Telecomunicações Lisboa (President of the jury)
  • Prof. Bruno Gabriel Coelho Coutinho, Instituto de Telecomunicações Lisboa
  • Prof. Rui Manuel de Almeida André, Instituto de Telecomunicações Lisboa
  • Prof. Lorenzo Buffoni, Instituto de Telecomunicações Lisboa (Substitute)
  • Communication of the results:

    Both admitted and excluded candidate list and final classification list shall be posted at Instituto de Telecomunicações – Lisboa, IST Av. Rovisco Pais Lisboa, 1049-001, all candidates shall be notified by email.

    After the notification of the results, candidates have 10 working days if they wish to contest the decision.

    Additional comments

    Applicable legislation:

    Labour Code approved by Law no. 7/2009 of 12 February, under its current Reading.

    Web site for additional job details

    https: // www. it.pt/Positions/OtherResearchPosition/7491

    Offer Requirements Specific Requirements

    Admission Requirements:

    Master's degree in Technological Engineering Physics or equivalent, with expertise in experimental quantum optics, experimental quantum communications, quantum information theory, quantum entanglement. In case of master degrees awarded by a foreign higher education institution, the degree must comply with the provisions of Decree-Law no. 341/2007 of 12th of October, and all formalities established therein must be fulfilled by the deadline for application submission.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Instituto de Telecomunicações
  • Organisation Type: Private with public mission
  • Website: https: // www. it.pt/
  • Country: Portugal
  • City: Aveiro
  • Postal Code: 3810-193
  • Street: Campus Universitário de Santiago
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