Animation Internship (Rooster Teeth) - Fall 2017

Fullscreen | AUSTIN, TX

Posted Date 9/12/2017
Description

Rooster Teeth Productions is looking for a 2D Animation Intern to join our Rooster Teeth team in Austin, TX for our 10 week Fall Intern Program!
The ideal candidate would have a passion for and knowledge of YouTube, digital entertainment, video games, and the world of social media influencers. The candidate would also have a proven track record of completing projects efficiently, be detail-oriented, and possess the ability to think outside-the- box to support and fulfill the strategic objectives of a highly cross-functional organization. In your time with us, you will learn how a production studio operates, as well as day-to- day skills on how to support teams and projects. You will use your creativity to solve real problems and apply what you have learned at school directly to your job, while building professional relationships, that could lead to a career and lasting friendships.

Responsibilities

    • Utilize Adobe Flash and/or Character Animator to produce sprite-based animated content under direction
    • Import/Convert/Create new production assets for the animation; including spreadsheets, environments, and special effects
    • Work with the Director and Animation Lead(s) to achieve the right look and feel of our shows, responding to critiques and reviews effectivelyFollow established protocols in file management structure, project organization, and version control
    • Self-assess progress and utilize time management techniques, as well as production tracking software, to meet deadlines and milestones
    • Troubleshoot issues and address notes from leads’ inputCommunicate effectively and respectfully

Qualifications

    • Must be on-site in the Austin, Texas office throughout internship 
    • Autodesk 3Ds Max a must - Maya and/or Blender a plus
    • Currently enrolled in college and taking the internship for course credit (You must provide a letter of verification)
    • Be extremely passionate about online video, especially YouTube
    • Working knowledge of Mac, Google Drive, and Microsoft Office
    • Willingness to go above and beyond to provide great work 
    • Superior communication and analytical skills
    • Working knowledge of the YouTube platform
    • Be a self-starter with a strong desire to win and to grow personally and professionally

About Rooster Teeth
Rooster Teeth is a pioneering media and entertainment company responsible for some of the biggest online series in history, such as the award-winning and longest-running web series, Red vs. Blue. They also produce the globally acclaimed animated series RWBY, the first western anime series to be distributed in Japan; the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast; and Immersion, a reality format that brings video game theory to the real world. Rooster Teeth has a massive global footprint of more than 35 million subscribers to its YouTube Network, 5 million unique monthly visitors to its RoosterTeeth.com hub and 2 million registered community members. The company was founded in 2003, and is now a subsidiary of Fullscreen Media, a global youth media company that develops online creators and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences. Discover more at RoosterTeeth.com.

Fullscreen, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

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