DISNEY ANIMATION CAREERS
Join Walt Disney Animation Studios through opportunities in Burbank and our newly announced studio in Vancouver! Follow Disney Animation Careers to stay connected on the latest open positions, upcoming events, career tips, and more.
Be part of the rich legacy of the longest-running animation studio in the world. Apply to one of our open positions in Burbank today.
Be part of the rich legacy of the longest-running animation studio in the world. Apply to one of our open positions in Vancouver today.
Discover unforgettable opportunities for students and recent graduates to work behind the scenes and experience the art of Disney animated films.
Our films are the result of the deep collaboration of artists and management in Production, with engineers and innovative problem solvers in Technology, supported by the structure of Studio departments.
Click below and discover where a career at Disney Animation could take you.
Artists work closely with Production Management to create the compelling characters and believable worlds of our films.
Collaborative and innovative problem solving drives technology at Disney Animation.
Studio teams support the filmmaking process through marketing, legal, finance, operations, and more.
Stories are better when the storytellers represent the vast experiences of the people who will hear them. At Disney we have the opportunity and the responsibility to create authentic, unforgettable stories, experiences and products that capture the imagination of generations of people around the world. We are committed to doing that in a way that counts everybody in.
At Walt Disney Animation Studios, we believe the well-being of our crew is a key to fostering the creative and innovative spirit.
Drawing & Sculpture Classes
Events & Celebrations
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Walt Disney Animation Studios is coming to a city near you, and we’d love to connect! Join us as we share our craft, artistry, and technology. We hope to see you soon!
Our culture inspires the creative and innovative spirit found throughout our Studio.
Our technologists and artists work together to advance the art and science of animation and shape the future of animated storytelling.
Your most asked questions, answered here.
Affordable health insurance options, such as medical, dental and vision coverage, may be available for full-time positions.
What is your interview process?
The selection process varies slightly for different roles based on the unique challenges of discovering the right candidates. We will review your resume / work and if there is interest we will contact you directly with next steps which might include requests for more information, a phone conversation or an interview. Our interview process is a collaborative effort between our hiring managers and recruitment.
Retirement plans may be available for full-time and part-time positions.
How often should I apply?
Whenever you have updated your work, resume, added a new skill set to your experience, or changed your availability date you should update your profile. If we have an open position that matches your skills you should apply.
Can I submit an idea?
Our long-standing company policy does not allow us to accept or consider unsolicited creative ideas, suggestions or materials. In connection with anything you submit to us – whether or not solicited by us – you agree that creative ideas, suggestions or other materials you submit are not being made in confidence or trust and that no confidential or fiduciary relationship is intended or created between you and us in any way, and that you have no expectation of review, compensation or consideration of any type.
Can I mail in/drop off my portfolio, reel, or resume?
Because of The Walt Disney Company policies regarding unsolicited submissions, we only review materials that have been submitted through our online process. If you need an accommodation to follow this process please contact us here. If you would like to submit your materials, please apply. As part of the process, you will have an opportunity to upload your portfolio, resume, reel and shot breakdown.
Can I apply for multiple roles?
Once you have created a profile, and if your skills match the requirements for more than one position, you can apply for each position individually.
Work Permit Requirements
Regardless of where you live in the world, Walt Disney Animation Studios is interested in your skills and talent. Our studio currently employs talented people from around the globe. The process and requirements for obtaining a work permit can vary depending on a variety of factors including position, skills and education. You can find out more about visas for the U.S. by visiting the US Bureau of Consular Affairs website. If you feel you meet the requirements for sponsorship please make sure you apply.