Telecommunications Engineer (M/F/D) 05_2024

Aveiro, Portugal

GENIUS Integration | Inova-Ria

Inova-Ria - Association of Companies for an Innovation Network in Aveiro is a non-profit organization whose purpose is the creation and consolidation of a cluster in the area of Information Technologies, Communication and Electronics, with special focus on telecommunications, centered in the Aveiro Region.

Inova-Ria is currently looking for a Telecommunications Engineer, for integration in one of its Associates, which works in the area of IoT-based business models, while improving citizens’ quality of life and contributing to bridge the digital divide.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for a Telecommunications Engineer to work in developing, producing, and testing Radio Frequency (RF)/Wireless Communication hardware and software solutions. Together we will build an operational Satellite Communication (SATCOM) network ready to fly to space in 2025 and demonstrate, in a real testing scenario, its capabilities to provide IoT connectivity to ground devices. 

You should be comfortable working in a small team, with a significant share of autonomous work, in a dynamic startup environment. You will also be expected to work collaboratively across different domains, to rapidly develop and scale high-quality products in a rapidly evolving market.

Critical Thinking
Personal Evolution
Technical Expertise

Main Responsabilities:

  • - Research novel solutions for large-scale SATCOM systems;
  • - Conceptualise, design, implement and test RF subsystems to support Software Defined Radio (SDR) based solutions;
  • - Utilize RF design and measurement tools to analyse, characterise and develop RF front-end designs and antenna systems;
  • - Execute RF system performance analysis (link budget, transmission/range equation, cascade analysis);
  • - Define, document, communicate hardware requirements and component specifications.

Skills and Experience:

  • - Master's degree or PhD in electrical or telecommunication engineering (or other relevant engineering field);
  • - RF Systems design, development and integration experience with a preference for SATCOM systems;
  • - Good analytic/mathematics background with experience in RF system modeling, simulation and analysis, with a preference for SATCOM      systems;
  • - Experience implementing SATCOM systems using SDR technology;
  • - Knowledge of networking fundamentals;
  • - Ability to perform trade studies and architect innovative solutions to solve difficult technical problems;
  • - Working knowledge of modern FPGA architectures;
  • - Technical background in RF systems: SATCOM, datalinks, cellular, etc;
  • - Experience with antennas, modems, Software Defined Radios, Networking products/SDN’s used in satellite and, Wireless communication    is a plus;
  • - Knowledge of C/C++, Matlab and Python is welcome;
  • - Good level of English, both written and spoken;
  • - Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, hands-on entrepreneurial environment.

How to Apply

Applications can be made through the form available at the top of this page or by e-mail to


1. Motivation letter;

2. Detailed curriculum vitae;

3. Copy of qualification certificates and other relevant supporting documents.

Note: documents should preferably be sent in PDF format. If the application is made by e-mail, the subject must contain only the following reference: Telecommunications Engineer (M/F/D) 05_2024 application

Non- discrimination and equal acess policy:

Inova-Ria actively promotes a non-discrimination and equal access policy, reason for which no candidate can be benefited, prejudiced, or deprived of any right or exempted from any duty for reasons such as age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, chronic illness, nationality, ethnic origin or race, religion or political beliefs.

Work Location:

Country: Portugal

City: Porto

The job opportunity will be open until it is filled and may be cancelled/closed at any time.

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