Animation Intern

Maestro is seeking an animation intern for a paid, summer-long program designed to expose the intern to real, client-facing work primarily in the field of digital media. We expect this internship to run from May through August 2020, but don’t worry—we can be flexible on the specifics.

 

Who we are

Maestro exists to help others perform beautifully. We believe that every problem can be impacted by design, technology, and people that care. That’s why we’ve packed these four walls with dreamers and doers ready to design meaningful experiences that help our partners, their people, and their brand perform beautifully. Our team works collaboratively to intentionally craft solutions for Branding & Marketing, Learning, Software, and Media.

 

Who you are

You, my friend, are a storyteller and want to produce meaningful work. You are independent, driven, and always expanding your skill set. Not only are you comfortable with self-starting, you feel inspired to create great content and love to explore new things on your own. You have excellent communication skills and are interested in learning more about 2D animation and motion design.
What you’ll be doing on the Media Team
  • Assist in the production of 2D animation and motion design projects
  • Help develop creative concepts based on scripts and creative direction
  • Support the creative team with animation and graphics as needed
  • Dedicate at least 20 hours to this internship per week

Talents we’re looking for

  • Experience in animation
  • Understanding of basic animation principles
  • Proficiency with After Effects
  • Positivity and an enthusiasm for learning and teamwork
  • Bonus – Experience freelancing, producing work for clients
  • A demo reel showcasing 2D and/or 3D animation and compositing
  • Ability to understand and maintain clean project structure and organization

The perks

  • Hourly compensation. We take your experience and talent level into great consideration
  • Real world experience for notable clients that will enhance your resume
  • Work/life balance. Life happens, and here you have the time and freedom to deal with it
  • Endless snacks for creative thought. Maestro is known for spoiling the team

We believe in an inclusive environment

Maestro is committed to creating an inclusive employee experience for all. Regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, ability, or if you’re parenting the next generation of innovators, we firmly believe that our work is at its best when everyone feels free to be their most authentic self.