CALL FOR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP – Center for Informatics and Systems of the University of Coimbra” (reference: UIDP/00326/2020) – Process 935287/IT137-23-324

Universidade de Coimbra

18 Sep 2023
Job Data

Universidade de Coimbra
Divisão de Projetos e Atividades (Bolsas)
Analysis Subject
Researcher Profile
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Utility Deadline
4 Oct 2023 – 23:59 (Europe/Lisbon)
Kind of Contract
Non permanent
Job Standing
Hours Per Week
Is the job funded by means of the EU Analysis Framework Programme?
Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job associated to employees place inside a Analysis Infrastructure?

Supply Description


College of Coimbra opens a name for one     analysis fellowship, within the framework of the CISUC  venture “Centro de Informática e Sistemas da Universidade de Coimbra” (reference: UID/00326/2020), financed by Basis for Science and Expertise, IP with nationwide funds (PIDDAC) through the State Price range, within the following situations:

Scientific space: Informatics Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Bodily Engineering or comparable  .

Abilities/{Qualifications}/Admission necessities:  Bachelor’s diploma in Informatics Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Bodily Engineering (specialization in computational physics), enrolled in a Masters’ diploma course in Informatics Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or comparable..

Though the recipients should be enrolled in a cycle of research resulting in the attribution of an educational diploma, on the time of utility it’s not vital for the candidate to have made such an enrollment, and proof of enrollment should be introduced till the fellowship is contractualized. Candidates are solely required to fulfill the necessities to enroll within the coaching provide. If there are candidates already enrolled (together with attending a course), they compete on an equal footing with those that will not be enrolled.

Work plan/ Targets: A unikernel is a sort of minimal working system that’s used to run a single utility. It’s designed to be light-weight, safe, and extremely environment friendly, making it best to be used in cloud computing and different distributed environments. Not like a conventional working system, a unikernel is often compiled right into a single executable picture, which is then deployed on to the goal system. Unikernels are nonetheless an rising idea that, regardless of displaying promise, require some experimental effort to completely grasp and perceive their potential and utility fields.

The principle goal of the work plan outlined for this scholarship is to delve into unikernel know-how, buying information about current technological frameworks and implementations.
The actions deliberate for the scholarship interval are:
1 – Establish the prevailing unikernel distributions and elaborate a quick description highlighting the principle variations between them.
2 – Develop a easy program to be executed on a bare-metal unikernel system enabling the interplay with the GPIO of a raspberry pi (I/O learn and write).
3 – Execute the wanted proceedings emigrate the unikernel system to a hypervisor and execute it as a digital machine.
These actions are supposed for the scholarship holder to amass new information and abilities in unikernel programs.      .

Regime: The attribution of the fellowship doesn’t generate or entitle a relation of a legal-labour nature, and the fellowship is undertaken in an unique dedication regime. The fellowship holder is awarded the Fellowship Statute of the UC, in its present wording, in keeping with the Analysis Fellowship Holder Statute , and in keeping with the Regulation for Analysis Fellowships of the Basis for Science and Expertise, each of their present wording.

Location: Division of Informatics Engineering  on the College of Coimbra.

Period: 3 months .

Renewal: Chance of renewal,.

Scientific orientation: Tiago José dos Santos Martins da Cruz .

Monetary situations: The quantity of the fellowship is €  930.98€  comparable to the month-to-month compensation stipulated within the FCT desk ( ), plus  private accidents insurance coverage. The fee will likely be made by financial institution switch. This quantity is not going to be elevated throughout all the interval of the fellowship length.

Choice strategies:  Curriculum Analysis (60%) + Interview (40% .

Choice standards: Curricular analysis: Bachelor’s Diploma common (40%); Data of a overseas language, particularly English (10%); Letter of Motivation Benefit (10%); Educational achievement in programs within the areas of programs and programming (40%);
Interview: -Motivation and curiosity (40%); – Data and familiarity with subjects associated to the areas of working programs, superior/intermediate Linux/Unix information and real-time programs, in addition to a great deal of curiosity for studying new instruments and applied sciences. (60%).

Jury accountable for choice:  President: Tiago José dos Santos Martins da Cruz; Vasco Nuno Sousa Simões Pereira; Bruno Miguel de Oliveira Sousa. Alternate Juri Members: Paulo Alexandre Ferreira Simões (1st) e Pedro Manuel Henriques da Cunha Abreu (2nd)..

Formalization of utility: Letter of curiosity; Proof of enrollment in a Masters’ Diploma (Elective); CV; Certificates of {Qualifications}; Bachelor’s Certificates Complement;
-Declaration talked about under, whose compliance is carried out in a particular kind on the platform.

Declaration on the respect of the candidate(s) with the indication of the fellowship(s) of the typology to which the competition was held and the respective length(s).

Candidates with educational levels obtained overseas will likely be required to current a Certificates of Recognition in accordance with relevant regulation. This doc is obligatory solely within the contractualization section.

Functions submission: Functions should be submitted through the Apply UC platform <   >.

Submission of functions: Between 20/09/2023 and 04/10/2023.

Submission deadline date: 04/10/2023.

Further data: The analysis outcomes will likely be introduced inside 90 working days after the top of the functions submission deadline, by notifying the candidates through e-mail. After the announcement of the outcomes, candidates are thought of mechanically notified to, if they need to take action, touch upon the outcomes on a preliminary listening to interval inside 10 days after that date. After this, the chosen candidates must declare in writing their acceptance. Until a justification worthy of consideration is introduced, if the declaration is just not submitted inside the referred interval, it’s thought of that the candidate waivers the fellowship. In case of resignation or withdrawal of the chosen candidate, the subsequent candidate with the very best analysis rating will likely be notified instantly.
As soon as the choice course of is accomplished, the fellowship contract will likely be drawn up in accordance with the draft contract offered by the FCT.
After the contracted interval, the fellowship holder and supervisor should put together the ultimate report in accordance with the respective evaluation standards that had been established.

Pursuant to subparagraph h) of Article 9 of the Portuguese Structure, the College of Coimbra, as employer, actively promotes a coverage of equal alternatives between women and men in entry to employment {and professional} growth, and acts to stop each sort of discrimination.
Due to this fact, nobody might be privileged, benefited, harmed or disadvantaged of any proper or immune from any responsibility on account of, specifically, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender, marital standing, household, financial scenario, training, origin or social situation, genetic heritage, decreased work capability, incapacity, continual sickness, nationality, ethnic or racial origin, territory of origin, language, faith, political or ideological beliefs and commerce union membership.

Choice reserve record: N.A. 


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Bachelor Diploma or equal

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