Software Engineer
Lisbon, Portugal
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At FCT - FCCN (Permanent), in Lisbon, Portugal

Expires at : 2022-05-05

FCCN is the unit of FCT - Foundation for Science and Technology - whose main mission is to provide the Portuguese academic and research communities with the technological means to enable them to produce excellent science and knowledge.

We strive to ensure Technology for Knowledge.

What we do

The FCCN's Network Services Area's mission is to ensure the provision of connectivity services to the RCTS community on a national scale and in an integrated manner with its international counterparts.

This scope includes the Communication Service, which is responsible for the engineering, management and operation of the RCTS Network, a high performance network that links entities such as universities, polytechnics, laboratories and other institutions with bandwidth requirements and quality of service.

very high. We are updating our backbone and accesses to N x 100G, as well as migrating the functionalities to next generation network protocols.

Work with us

The FCCN unit seeks motivated and interested people in the technological area, who will join a team highly specialized in serving the national education and science community, developing quality and innovative services, whose purpose is to boost the functioning and success of the entities integrating the higher education and research system.


The develops, manages and operates a search service over more than 10 000 million archived pages since 1996. We are looking for a computer engineer specialized in web search who will be responsible for developing and maintaining the quality of the results provided by a system distributed over more than 60 servers, performing tasks that include :

  • Analysis, planning and execution of projects on the search system to maintain the quality of the results in the face of the growing volume of archived information;
  • Interaction with the scientific and technical community to establish collaborations;
  • Corrective and evolutionary maintenance of the research system software.
  • Main requirements

  • Degree or Master of the 2nd cycle of Bologna in the area of Computer Science;
  • Experience in Apache Solr, Apache Hadoop, Apache Tomcat, Java J2EE, Java Server Pages, Java Beans and Linux technologies;
  • Knowledge of architecture, development and operation of distributed computer systems exposed on the Internet;
  • Good level of English.
  • Nice to have

  • Experience in information search on the Web;
  • Management of open source collaborative projects;
  • Experience in Python and Apache Lucene
  • R&D work in the area of Information Retrieval or Machine Learning;
  • Experience in technologies : Wayback Machine and Nutch;
  • Benefits & Perks

  • Integration in a young and dynamic team;
  • Continuous training, also helping to create content to train others;
  • Good working environment, with access to a welcoming and well located Campus in Lisbon;
  • Interaction with other teams both nationally and internationally;
  • Flexible working hours;
  • Management by objectives.
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