Date:  Jun 6, 2024
Country/Region:  CN
City:  Shanghai
Company:  Antolín Shanghai Office ACI (ACI)




Senior Innovation Engineer

Job Description



Job Title: Senior Innovation Engineer

Department: Innovation

Company: Antolin China

Location: Shanghai, China




  • We are looking for Senior Innovation Engineer to strengthen our innovation team in China. Through strong, cross functional teamwork in an agile environment, we create innovative solutions, which help drive the growth of business and the achievement of strategy in China. You will be responsible for design and development of our products for tomorrow’s interior systems and contribute to our innovation roadmaps. Therefore frequent interaction with customers and internal stakeholders will be essential to verify the concept and the product.



  • Validation of innovative ideas and concepts through interaction with customers, internal functions, and suppliers.
  • Management of innovation projects following Antolin innovation process.
  • Planning, organization, coordination, and control of the RFI project, taking into account all customer-specific and internal process specifications.
  • Responsibility for the technical definition of the product, including electronic systems, and bringing validated solutions to answer accurately to customer RFQs. Support costing and product definition teams during RFQ phase.
  • Ensuring a continuous flow of information in all relevant directions.




  • Bachelor or Master degree in Engineering or Science. Open minded to innovative solutions, proactive in new technology proposals to achieve customer expectations.
  • Technical knowledge in opto-electronics (system level), HMI and lighting product development in automotive. Also, Design, Colour & Trim and/or Advanced Materials for automotive interior components are an important plus.
  • At least 6 years of experience in Product Development in automotive. Understanding of the OEMs’ innovation orientations, especially on long term. Good knowledge of the automotive field and the Grupo Antolin environment. Ideally with an automotive experience Advanced Engineering in OEMs.
  • Open minded to innovative solutions, proactive in new technology proposals to achieve customer expectations.
  • Independent way of working combined with the basic attitude of achieving the project goal together in a team.
  • Native Chinese speaker, fluent English skills