ATL2922. 5G communications simulation manager

Number of positions available: 1
Type of contract: Temporary
Job status: Full-time
Hours Per Week: 40
Envisaged starting Date: 06/01/2022
Employment Period: 03/31/2022, possible extension
Salary: €22.000-€26.000 gross/year, according to candidate’s profile
Location: E.E. de Telecomunicación, Universidade de Vigo

Project reference: ”Desarrollo de Soluciones Innovadoras en el Ámbito de Investigación y Desarrollo experimental de un entorno de Simulación U- Space”, co-financed by the ERDF, through the Spanish Multi-regional Operational Programme (POPE) ERDF 2014-2020

Job Description

  • Design and implementation of a simulation architecture for UAV scenarios.
  • Adaptation of a discrete simulation engine for UAV communications.
  • Design and development of a middleware layer for the integration with REST and PUB/SUB interfaces.
  • Design and implementation of a 4G/5G simulation engine.
  • Design and implementation of C2 channels.
  • Research in simulation architectures.
  • Design and implementation of Artificial Intelligence mechanisms in distributed systems, including embedded systems.
  • Attendance to project meetings.
  • Elaboration of documentation for deliverables.
  • Coordination of researchers.

Key Requirements

  • PhD in Telecommunication Engineering or equivalent.
  • Fluent English, Spanish and Galician.
  • Experience in networking and 5G networks.
  • Experience in Software Defined Networking.
  • Experience in embedded systems.
  • Previous experience in the functions of the post: relevant technologies, participation in research projects.

Evaluation criteria

  • Professional experience (25%).
  • Education (45%).
  • Interview (30%).

The committee may interview candidates with the maximum professional and training scores by a face-to-face or remote meeting. In case that the evaluation committee considers that no candidate meets the minimum requirements, the position may be declared void.

Evaluation committee

  • President: Francisco Javier González Castaño, Full Professor at Universidade de Vigo.
  • Secretary: Felipe Gil Castiñeira, Associate Professor at Universidade de Vigo.
  • Member: Pedro S. Rodríguez Hernández, Full Professor at Universidade de Vigo.

Candidates must send their curriculum to, indicating the reference of the position in the subject of the message.

A claim period of three business days will be established from the publication of the provisional list of selected candidates.

Application deadline: 21:00 CET, May 4th, 2022

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Final list of admitted and excluded 

Final selection proposal