Date:  Nov 21, 2023
Country/Region:  FR
City:  Besançon
Company:  CML Besançon-R&D (CBRD)




Quality Project Responsible

Role name: Project Quality Engineer (M/F)

Location: Besançon, France 


Who are we:

Antolin is a leading global automotive supplier, we are experts in designing, manufacturing, and supplying innovative solutions for vehicles around the world. Our product portfolio includes trim, headliners, and acoustic systems, as well as lighting and other interior systems. We offer comprehensive solutions with a focus on quality, safety, and sustainability. Our products are used in many of the world’s leading car brands. In fact, three out of four cars nowadays, have interiors made by Antolin.

As a Tier 1 automotive equipment manufacturer, ANTOLIN is one of the largest players in the international car interiors market. We are present in 5 of the world's best-selling vehicles and equip more than 85% of vehicles sold in Europe. A Spanish international company, our factories and technical sales centers are present in 25 countries, with 25,000 employees around the world driving our success every day.

As a committed player, ANTOLIN is pursuing its Smart Integrator strategy by adopting an ecological and socially responsible approach. Our technological expertise and innovative solutions are developed around 4 product families: overheads, doors, lighting & HMI & Electronics (LHE), cockpits. Besançon Technical Centre (TC) develops increasingly complex indoor and outdoor lighting projects in cooperation with other TCs (US, Europe, China and India) and factories (France, Romania, Germany, China).

The ANTOLIN Besançon site (480 people including temporary staff) brings together a wide range of project players and injection, electronic assembly (CMS) and assembly workshops, which will open up your field of knowledge.




We are looking for a Project Quality Engineer to join Nicolas PAUTET's team!

On projects such as ambient lighting, reading lights, 3rd Stop Lamp, charge indicator




  • Analysing customer specifications
  • Analysing project risks
  • Define and monitor the product and process validation plan
  • List of special caracteristics
  • Define and draw up prototype, pre-production and series monitoring plans
  • Define, monitor and accept means of control
  • Monitor production launches (quality alerts, scrap rates...)
  • Acting as the point of contact between the customer, the plant and the project on all quality issues
  • Reporting to management
  • Taking part in consultations / RFQ
  • Organize, lead and follow up internal and customer meetings
  • Analyse test and production results
  • Present analyses for decision-making purposes
  • Report any risks you identify: product, planning, etc.
  • Leading problem solving and contributing to continuous improvement.
  • Short trips in France and Europe are to be expected (one per month).



What we are looking for:


Hard skills :

  • Master's degree or engineering school in mechanics and/or electronics.
  • First experience in quality, at least during an internship, in the automotive industry
  • Product and process FMEA, statistical tools (R&R, CmK, CpK, etc.)
  • Microsoft Office Pack (Windows, Excel, Power Point, Outlook)
  • English required (B2), another language a plus: Spanish, German, Italian, Romanian, Czech


Soft skills :

  • Curious and dynamic
  • Autonomous (taking the initiative - seeking out information to learn and be able to respond to project needs)
  • Rigorous and methodical
  • Teamwork, good communication skills, sense of responsibility, functional management, leading meetings
  • Concerned about customer satisfaction and meeting their requirements


What can we offer you:


  • As part of the Innovation management team at Antolin, you will be part of and responsible for an ambitious Product Innovation project where all members are passionate about technology and innovation.
  • You will be part of a highly engaged multinational with international career opportunities.
  • We offer you a learning journey adapted to your professional experience.
  • You will work on international projects for world- renowned companies in Automotive sector.
  • You can find an Open Environment to learn new technologies.
  • We can offer you a competitive salary, benefits and valuable OEM discounts.


Here at Antolin, we are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our workplace. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to any of these protected characteristics. We encourage applications from all individuals and strongly support diversity in our workplace. We strive to create an inclusive environment for everyone, and we are committed to treating everyone in a fair and equitable manner. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment.


This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities.  The Company reserves the right to revise the job description at any time.  Duties, responsibilities or activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.  The employee must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily.  If requested, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job, absent undue hardship.