Nick wants you!

A career at Nickelodeon Animation is unlike any other. We believe in creating a diverse and inclusive atmosphere where teammates are free to be bold, authentic, innovative – and have a blast while they’re at it.

With a growing slate of animated series, features, shorts, and preschool content, there are plenty of opportunities to create in our thriving and colorful community of collaborators. (Say that five times fast!)

Check Out Our Studio Job Postings

Based out of Los Angeles and New York, Nickelodeon Animation is home to the world’s greatest artistic talents. We’ve got top-notch artists, storytellers, writers, production teams, voice actors and every other kind of cartoon expert housed in our campuses of creativity!
We are a creator-driven powerhouse that is excited to be working with and fostering the ideas of the most ingenious artisans that the animation industry has to offer. A place designed by our artists for our artists, the Nick Animation Studio on both coasts is the physical embodiment of all things that make Nickelodeon so spectacular! We’re always looking for the best of the best talent to make our animated dreams into a reality, so check out our jobs board and join us!

Nick Animation West

Burbank, CA

ACTION STORYBOARD ARTIST (CG)

Production
Posted 5 days ago
Burbank, CA, US, 91502
Full-Time

Responsibilities:Meet with creative supervisors to discuss objectives of storyboard; what is desired...

LEAD CHARACTER TD (KAMP KORAL)

Production
Posted 5 days ago
Burbank, CA, US, 91502
Full-Time

Responsibilities:Work with in-house artists to create complex rigs for characters and R&D custom...

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR (STAR TREK: PRODIGY)

Production
Posted 6 days ago
Burbank, CA, US, 91502
Full-Time

Nickelodeon Animation is looking for a Technical Director to join the studio. The Technical Director...

ASSISTANT FEATURE ANIMATION EDITOR - AVID

Production
Posted 2 months ago
Burbank, CA, US, 91502
Full-Time

Responsibilities: The duties of the Assistant Feature Animation Editor are to assist the other edito...

COLOR DESIGNER CG (STAR TREK: PRODIGY)

Production
Posted 2 months ago
Burbank, CA, US, 91502
Full-Time

Must be aesthetically capable of creating painterly, stylized, procedural, and photorealistic textur...

SR. TECHNICAL SUPPORT REPRESENTATIVE

Production
Posted 2 months ago
Burbank, CA, US, 91502
Full-Time

The Senior Animation Technical Support Representative reports to a Manager or Director of Technical ...

MEDIA ARCHIVES COORDINATOR

Production
Posted 2 months ago
Burbank, CA, US, 91502
Full-Time

Nickelodeon Animation is looking for Media Archives Coordinator to join the Nickelodeon Archives and...

CG SUPERVISOR (UPCOMING SERIES)

Production
Posted 3 months ago
Burbank, CA, US, 91502
Full-Time

The CG Supervisor is responsible for the technical and aesthetic aspects of the production and will ...

Nick Animation Program Writers
Writing Program

Founded in the year 2000, the Nickelodeon Writing Program is a full-time, paid, yearlong development Program for television comedy writers with unique voices and from underrepresented communities. Join us at the studio in Burbank for classes and workshops to sharpen your skills, executive mentorship and networking to build your professional relationships, and the opportunity to work in the iconic live-action and animation writers’ rooms at Nick. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dedicate yourself to the craft of writing and build your career from the ground up.

The Nick Writing Program is not a writing contest – It’s a launching pad for diverse and emerging creatives. If you bring the unique voice and innovative ideas for kids’ and family content, we’ll help you launch a career with all the tools you’ll need to succeed in the industry for years to come.

We need your talent and perspective, so come tell us your story!

 

Submissions Are Open!

 

Please note: notification dates are subject to change.

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Artist Program

We can’t create the most awesome kids’ content in the world without the most awesome artists in the world.

The Nickelodeon Artist Program is a 6-month, paid talent development program for aspiring animation artists.  We seek out talented designers, painters, story artists, and CG artists with diverse voices from underrepresented communities, with the goal of mentoring, developing, and staffing the next generation of inclusive storytellers and content creators.

The Artist Program features three training paths: General Design, Storyboard, and CG Generalist. Each path offers professional development in addition to an apprenticeship on an animated show with exclusive access to directors, supervisors, and lead artists on our productions. 

 

Submission Period is Open July 1 – August 1

 

Please note: notification dates are subject to change.

Nick Animation Program Internship
Intern Program

We’re always on the lookout for fresh new perspectives and voices who are also curious to learn…and be a SPONGE! Come join us and make an impact!

 

Submissions Are Closed.

Talent Pipeline Programs

There’s oodles of ways to get in the door at Nickelodeon!

Our Talent Pipeline Programs are mentorship-based incubators designed to bring emerging creators from all walks of life into the studio.