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Weta Digital: Animation & IT Internships!

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Weta Digital: Animation & IT Internships!
by Danielle Huddleston - Tuesday, 13 August 2019, 1:38 PM

We have 4 positions for Undergraduate Digital Artists and 1 position for an IT Summer Intern.

Motion Capture, Creatures, Layout , Animation and IT.

For our artist roles, we are specifically looking for students who will be returning to study at the end of the summer to complete their studies.

Our internship opportunities are quite special as our facility houses top talent from around the globe; world class experts in their field. Our interns will get to experience our culture of excellence while being exposed to high profile projects.

If you think an opportunity at Weta Digital might be for you, here are some of the traits we are looking for:

  • A motivated self-disciplined learner - Across all our teams are individuals who have put in extraordinary effort to develop the skills they use every day. They have done this for the passion they have for what they do. We are looking for that kind of passion.
  • The ability to work well on a team - Film making is a collaborative endeavour. Working well with others is essential. The whole is greater than the sum of it's parts!
  • Exceptional talent - We are always on the lookout for exceptional talent, and we know how to spot it!

Applicants must have:

  • NZ Residency or Citizenship
  • For the Artist Internships - be an Undergrad, returning to study after the summer. For the IT Internship we are looking at applications from both Undergraduates and Graduates.
  • Able to relocate yourself to Wellington for this opportunity
  • These internships will take place over the 2019/20 Summer break (Nov – Jan)
  • Artists must have a portfolio or showreel of your work available online

If this sounds like you, we are looking forward to hearing from you.

Please 'apply now' using the button above, including your CV, link to showreel and/or portfolio, and a cover letter telling us why you should have this opportunity, highlighting which department interests you the most and why.


Location: Wellington - New Zealand