Open Positions (2)

1 Bolsa de investigação – Licenciado is now available in project IT-MEDEX - PTDC/EEISII/6038/2014 funded by FCT/MCTES through national funds (PIDDAC)
1 Bolsa de investigação – Licenciado is now available in project IT-MEDEX - PTDC/EEISII/6038/2014 funded by FCT/MCTES through national funds (PIDDAC)

Type of Position: Research Fellowship (Bolsa de Investigação)

Duration: 9 Months

Limit Date to Reply: 2017-Apr-20

Description

Job summary: 

Within project “Interactive Tablets for Collaborative Scenarios Related to 3D Medical Image Exploration (IT-MEDEX)” the awardee will develop an augmented reality application that will run on a tablet. He/She will also adapt and update built-in code for an interactive and multi-scale interface that will be tested by dentists for planning implant surgery.

Job description:

Research Grant

Bolsa de Investigação - Licenciado

IT-MEDEX - PTDC/EEISII/6038/2014

The Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores, Investigação e Desenvolvimento em Lisboa (INESC-ID) Portugal is one of the largest and most dynamic research institutes in Portugal in the areas of Computing Systems and Communication Networks, Embedded Electronic Systems, Information and Decision Support Systems, Interactive Intelligent Systems and Energy Systems.

1 Bolsa de investigação – Licenciado is now available in project IT-MEDEX - PTDC/EEISII/6038/2014 funded by FCT/MCTES through national funds (PIDDAC), under the following conditions:

Duration

9 months from April 24, 2017. The grant may be renewed within the period of the project, not exceeding the maximum period set by FCT for such grants. Renewal is subject to suitable performance

Legislation

A fellowship contract will be celebrated according to the “Regulations for Research Grants of the Foundation for Science and Technology” in force (http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2015.pdf), the INESC ID Grant regulations approved by FCT, and to the Status of Scientific Research Fellow (Lei nº 40/2004 de 18 de Agosto, and its successive amendments).

Monthly amount

The monthly amount of the grant 745 € is in accordance with the values stipulated in the “Regulations for Research Grants of the Foundation for Science and Technology” in force (http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2015.pdf) (http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores) and INESC-ID Lisboa Grant Regulations approved by FCT, and shall be rendered through a monthly bank transfer to an account held by the grantee

Objectives / summary

Within project “Interactive Tablets for Collaborative Scenarios Related to 3D Medical Image Exploration (IT-MEDEX)” the awardee will develop an augmented reality application that will run on a tablet. He/She will also adapt and update built-in code for an interactive and multi-scale interface that will be tested by dentists for planning implant surgery.

Scientific supervision

The activity will be supervised by Daniel Simões Lopes, Postdoctoral Fellow, Principal Investigator, and head of Biomedical Research at VIMMI/INESC-ID. The grantee will be integrated at INESC-ID Lisboa, in the Visualization and Intelligent Multimodal Interfaces Group (http://vimmi.inesc-id.pt) and will develop his work at the JLF Lab in the Taguspark Campus.

Required education Level and research experience

The candidate should hold a BSc in Computer Science or related areas. The ideal candidate should have working knowledge of Human-Computer Interfaces and Augmented Reality. Experience with object-oriented programming, C++/C# and Unity3D is mandatory.

Evaluation criteria

Interest for the following areas of research: Multi-Scale Interfaces (10%) and Augmented Reality (20%). Experience with Unity3D and C++/C# (10%) and very good knowledge in Interactive Surfaces (10%) are mandatory. The Juri will interview the top 3 candidates with higher classification. In order to perform a more objective evaluation of some of the criteria, the interview will count for 50% of the evaluation of each criteria above.

The jury will convene in April 21, 2017 and is composed of Name

Professional Status / Institution Daniel Simões Lopes / Senior Researcher/INESC-ID Joaquim Armando Pires Jorge / Full Professor/Instituto Superior Técnico João António Madeiras Pereira / Associate Professor/ Instituto Superior Técnico Carlos Manuel da Silva de Sousa / Clinical Engineer and ICT Director/Hospital Professor Doutor Fernando Fonseca, EPE

Results

The final evaluation results will be publicized through an ordered list, and the candidates will be notified of the Jury decision by email.

Documents to be submitted

all applications should clearly state the reference of the project

application Dates: From April 6 to 20, 2017

1. detailed curriculum vitae

2. motivation letter

3. copy of official academic degree certificate

4. detailed list of grades

5. name of two personal references

For further information and proposal submission, please contact

Daniel Simões Lopes, INESC-ID Lisboa, IST Taguspark, Room 2N9.1

Avenida Professor Cavaco Silva, 2744-016 Porto Salvo, Portugal, daniel.lopes@inesc-id.pt

Contacts

Daniel Simões Lopes
Scholarship Email: daniel.lopes@inesc-id.pt
Scholarship URL: http://web.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/daniel.s.lopes/#top
Scholarship Phone Number: 213100300

Bolsa de técnico de investigação - Lab and Support Manager - GAIPS
Research technician grant - Lab and Support Manager- GAIPS

Type of Position: Research Fellowship (Bolsa de Investigação)

Duration: 6 Months

Limit Date to Reply: 2017-Mar-30

Description

Objectives/Summary:

1) Manage the inventory, requisitions and acquisitions of the group's technical assets, along with administration of such assets using the Snipe-it software.

2) Systems Maintenance:

a) Overall management of the group server;

b) Group website improvement and Management;

c) Manage services offered to the group including: Mercurial repository, wiki, redmine (project management), FTP, personal or project websites, Mooshak, proceedings repository, limesurvey;

d) Perform backups periodically;

e) Management LDAP user accounts;

f) Facilitate group email accounts requests (out of our server);

3) Systems Improvement:

a) Automate the news on Facebook and Twitter from group website;

b) Improve backup system to be 100% automatic;

c) Integration with LDAP access management system including, among others: group printer , the group's website (remove duplication of current hits/remove accounts redundancy) and limesurvey;

d) Automate update system for proceedings repository;

e) Improve the security of FTP service (TLS or SFTP);

4) Analyze possibility of hosting our server at IST.

Duration:

6 months from April 3rd, 2017. The grant may be renewed, not exceeding the maximum period set by FCT for such grants. Renewal is subject to suitable performance.

Required education Level and research experience:

The candidate should have at least a BSc (or equivalent)

The candidates will be evaluated according to their academic record, including:

· Academic CV;

· Relevant experience in the areas of the call;

The percentage for each criteria is:

1) 50%

2) 50%

Results:

The final evaluation results will be publicized through an ordered list, and the candidates will be notified of the Jury decision by email.

Documents to be submitted:

All applications should clearly state the reference of the project

1. detailed curriculum vitae

2. motivation letter

3. copy of official academic degree certificate

4. detailed list of grades

5. name of two personal references

Contacts

Sandra Maria Lopes de Sá
Scholarship Email: sandra.sa@inesc-id.pt