CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Our current job opportunities are listed below. Please email your cover letter, resume, and portfolio/reel to jobs@ideamachinestudio.com if you think you are the talent our animation studio is looking for.

Since we can't see your work over the phone, the best way to get the ball rolling is to send your portfolio to the aforementioned email address. Also, it doesn't hurt to 'like' or follow our social media profiles below.

Good luck, we hope you join our talented animation team!

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Job posting: Office Manager

Job posting: Director

Job posting: Copywriter

Job posting: Illustrator/AE Animator

Job posting: IT Technician/AE Animator

Job posting: Marketing Internship

Job posting: Producer

Job posting: Sound Designer and Mixer

Job posting: Video/Animation Creative Director

Our Benefits

- Oxford Healthcare
- Enrollment in our profit-sharing 401k
- The team votes a $500 bonus for the best artists each month
- Starting paid time off is 5 sick days, 4 vacation days
- Sit-stand Varidesk desktops
- Commuter Benefits
- Health Savings Account
- Seamless lunch every Wednesday
- Casual-dining team-lunches nearly once a month
- Movie nights at The Alamo Drafthouse, Fat Cats Ping Pong, and more, paid for by the studio.
- Halloween costume parties, let's-pretend-it's-summer parties, and a Holiday party at Dave and Busters every year.
- Poland Spring Water, Keurig coffees, flavored creamers, and a crushed ice machine
- Weekly cookies, Baguette and Cheese, and Fresh Fruit.
- A few lucky artists illustrate in front of live audiences, where they stay in conference hotels, in cities like Vancouver, Boston, DC, Montreal, San Francisco, and Las Vegas.
- Our main studio resides in two floors in the Jay Street MetroTech center. The MetroTech offers free ping pong, US Open screenings, yearly art installations, a shaded outdoor courtyard for lunch and dinner, and a Christmas Tree that rivals Rockefeller Center.
- All food options are within a seven minute walk from the office.
- We share our building with the creators of Peg + Cat, Finding Your Roots, Ken Burns Films, and Lena Dunham’s Podcast
- Our downtown San Francisco office is located at the Embarcadero Center on top of San Francisco’s Embarcadero shopping mall.