Recently there is a decline of traditional animation, and an increase of computer animation jobs. Animation companies exist worldwide, and some also specialize in television, commercials, design, visual effects and films.

What it Takes

  • Your job search arsenal includes a website, reel, resume, cover letter, business cards and software experience.
  • Save everything. Get your work in a digital form, and store it securely.
  • Experience is crucial. Prove yourself doing volunteer and internship work, and it will lead to other offers.
  • Network. Nearly all hiring/offers for work come through relationships.
  • Skill Set: Knowing the following areas: Traditional Hand-Drawn animation, CGI, Stop Motion. Additional Software: Maya, Cinema 4D, Blender, After Effects and others.