IT Technical Research Assistant

Closing date: 
25 July, 2017
Duration: 
6 months
Salary: 
745€-1480€ net (according to experience and academic degree)
Job Purpose: 

Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute (M-ITI) of the University of Madeira invites applications for the position for an IT Technical Research Assistant, to begin on August 1st 2017 in the scope of Regional Project M1420-01-0145-FEDER-000002/ RH019, co-financed by “Madeira 14-20”.

The grant is for a period of 6 months, which it can be extended for periods of 6 months until the end of the project.

Benefits

Fellowship value: The monthly maintenance stipend will be between 745€-1480€ net (according to experience and academic degree), according to the Portuguese directives from the ministry of science and education www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores.phtml.en). This value can be complemented with social security reimbursement if the researcher subscribes the voluntary SSV according to the Portuguese Law – Lei Nº. 202/2012, de 27 de Agosto.

RESEARCH FIELD
Computer science › Informatics

RESEARCHER PROFILE
First Stage Researcher (R1)

APPLICATION DEADLINE
25/07/2017 23:00 - Europe/London

LOCATION
Portugal › Funchal

TYPE OF CONTRACT
To be defined

JOB STATUS
Full-time

HOURS PER WEEK
40

OFFER STARTING DATE
01/08/2017

REFERENCE NUMBER
MITIExcell – RH019

REQUIRED LANGUAGES
ENGLISH: Good
PORTUGUESE: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

- Comfortable with the linux command line (Debian/Ubuntu) and understanding of bash scripting
- Experience with linux servers (Debian Based)
- Experience with Virtualization technologies on Linux
- Good knowledge of Network services and protocols: HTTP, DHCP, DNS, SSH, SMTP, IMAP, FTP, LDAP
- Good understanding of Computer Networks: IP, SUBNETS, NAT, ROUTES, VPN
- Knowledge of at least one programming language (preferably python)

Other Skills

- Excellent communication skills
- Team player
- Proactive
- Autonomous

The jury will select the candidates based on a curricular evaluation and, if necessary, using job professional interviews.

The selection criteria is the following:

- Education Background and graduation (30%)

- Technology related skills relevant for the project execution (40%)

- Experience in related tasks (20%)

- English language skills (10%)

Members of the Jury: Prof. Nuno Nunes, Clemente Aguiar e Mattia Lambertini

How to apply: 

Applications will be accepted by email (hr@m-iti.org) with the reference “MITIExcell – RH019”.

The application must include:

- Letter of introduction, explaining how the candidate is covering the requirements);

- CV;

- Copy of all certificates that prove the habilitations mentioned in the CV