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Mechanical testing researcher (m/f) - RH CT Ferrovia 4.0 LOME 50/2020

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INEGI, Instituto de Ciência e Inovação em Engenharia Mecânica e Engenharia Industrial, is a research and technology organization, associated with the University of Porto in Portugal. In the context of a significant increase in R&D activity, INEGI is looking to reinforce its Optics and Experimental Mechanics group. For this purpose and within the Ferrovia 4.0 project, INEGI will hire:

Mechanical testing researcher (m/f)

Title: Ferrovia 4.0


The FERROVIA 4.0 project intends to address the technological and market challenges that have been posed to the global railway sector, promoting a collective mobilizing action around a wide range of companies and entities in the R&I System that are part of the Portuguese Railway Platform Cluster, in carrying out innovative industrial research activities that enhance experimental development and the demonstration of new solutions that can promote greater operational capacity, sustainability and competitiveness to rail systems.

The Successful candidate will:

·         Project, adapt and optimize of laboratorial equipments for pseudo-dynamic tests;

·         Implement monitoring systems for the test program;

·         Support the implementation of laboratorial equipments to be developed and experimental testing.

·         Contribute for the project technical reports;

·         Contribute to scientific production.

We are looking for candidates with the following profile:

·         PhD in Mechanical Engineering or other related areas;

·         Experience in R&D activities;

·         Knowledge on aluminum and hybrid structures and their associated testing procedures;

.          Experience in design of laboratorial and testing equipments;

·         Strong experience in pseudo-dynamic testing;

·         Availability for national and international travels;

·         Capacity for analysis, critical thinking and goal orientation;

·         Strong interpersonal and communication skills;

·         Responsibility, pro-activity and autonomy;

·         Fluent written and spoken in Portuguese and English.

We offer:

·         Integration in a reference Research, Innovation and Technology Transfer Institution;

·         Salary conditions adjusted to the profile and potential demonstrated by the selected candidate.

If the academic degree is awarded by a foreign higher institution, the diploma must take into account the provisions of Decree-Law no. 341/2007, of October 12th, and all formalities established therein must be completed within the tender deadline.

False statements provided by applicants will be punished by law.

Expressions of interest must be sent, along with by CV, Certificate of Qualifications and Certificate attesting the proficiency of English, from 11th to  24th November 2020 through the official page of INEGI www.inegi.pt  Join us | Open Positions - Press Apply Mechanical design researcher (m/f) M/F - RH CT Ferrovia 4.0 LOME 50/2020 or by mail:

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