Freelance Animator Resume Samples

A Freelance Animator uses special skills to make the imaginary world look real. The job description and duties relating to this role are listed on the Freelance Animator Resume as – manipulating images with computer software, creating people, cartoon characters, and objects that move around a realistic space. Core duties commonly seen on the Freelance Animator Resume include the following – reading scripts and story lines to understand the animation requirements, preparing presentations with raw designs, developing storyboards for the initial stages of production; creating models, drawings and illustrations, joining images with graphics and special effects; participating in the editing process; directing the work of animation assistants; and collaborating with the production crew.

Apart from proven work experience, the following skills are also needed – experience in project management, proficiency in CGI software; a creative storyteller, presentation abilities; comfortable working with deadlines and budget restrictions; and strong communication skills. A degree in the field of computer animation, fine arts, or 3D/graphic design is needed.

 

Freelance Animator Resume example

Freelance Animator Resume

Summary : Professional motion designer with 3.5 years experience. Worked alongside Senior Creatives and Project Managers to implement graphic and animated elements.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Cinema 4D, Maya.

Description :

    1. Partnered with the Animation Leadership, Technical Animation and Animation engineers to help implement solutions and tools that increase animation quality and performance.
    2. Built, debugged and supported custom animation tools in Maya/MotionBuilder via PyMel/Python/Plugins.
    3. Collaborated with customers and UX partners to continually evaluate and improve animation workflows and pipelines.
    4. Worked directly with Animators, Technical Artists and fellow Technical Animators to troubleshoot our proprietary animation tools and pipelines.
    5. Documented and trained others on our tools and workflows.
    6. Supported Production needs by versioning and QCing approved graphics and toolkits to fulfil live event and studio show needs.
    7. Worked under Art Directors and senior creative staff to understand each shows unique creative look/approach, creating new elements when needed.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              7-10 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Management
              Education
              Education
              MFA In 2D/3D


              Freelance Animator Resume

              Summary : An experience Animator and Artist with strong illustration and painting skills. Have considerable knowledge and understanding for the traditional medium in both aspects of Animation and Art.

              Skills : Adobe Flash, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, 2D Animation.

              Description :

                1. Learned an existing AAA game animation system and pipeline.
                2. Built and maintained animation control rigs for PC & NPC models.
                3. Created animation pipeline tools for skinning, rigging, export/import of assets, etc.
                4. Trained animators in pipeline, tools and anything else surrounding implementation of animation assets into the game-engine.
                5. Supervised integration of animation assets into the game engine.
                6. Existed engines and animation packages within the industry.
                7. Communicated with Engine and Animation Programmer.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        7-10 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Management
                        Education
                        Education
                        Bachelors In Animation


                        Freelance Animator Resume

                        Summary : Efficient animator with 2 years professional CG experience and a certificate in Advanced Character Animation from Animation Mentor.

                        Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Unity Cinema 4d HTML, CSS Cell Animation, Typography, Lettering 2d animation, 3d animation, Storyboard Handcraft.

                        Description :

                          1. Generated new concepts quickly based on stakeholder direction and self-driven research.
                          2. Drove animation efforts, aligning with art directors and producers, taking direction and giving feedback to develop and ship animated content.
                          3. Partnered with technical artists to influence the development of new tools and pipelines.
                          4. Worked in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment with a small team including art directors, illustrators, and content strategist to fully realize final artwork.
                          5. Produced strong conceptual and expressive animations that are engaging and reflect a cohesive brand aesthetic.
                          6. Generated ideas, inspire your teammates, give and receive feedback, and critique respectfully.
                          7. Met multiple deadlines, prioritize work, and keep projects moving forward.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          7-10 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Management
                          Education
                          Education
                          Bachelors degree in Animation

                          Freelance Animator Resume

                          Summary : Animator works directly with the peers in content, graphic design, and web development roles. Collaborative and proactive doer with a strong bias to action and consistent ability to drive quality results.

                          Skills : Animation, Gaming, Unreal Engine, AAA games, Motion Builder, Maya, animation control rigs

                          Description :

                            1. Interpreted creative briefs to develop and produce creative concepts through execution on assigned brands.
                            2. Created original content for a range of media
                            3. Assisted 3D Animator Lead.
                            4. Collaborated with a team of account managers and creative staff from concept development to delivery of final product.
                            5. Presented edits, animations, and final deliverables to internal team, and to client representative as needed, and participate in client pitches on occasion
                            6. Revised creative based on internal and client feedback/direction.
                            7. Approved accommodation or exemption under applicable law.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          7-10 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Management
                          Education
                          Education
                          Fine Art

                          Freelance Animator Resume

                          Summary : Fast-paced, collaborative environment with a high-volume workload often requiring short turnaround times. Maintain up-to-date knowledge of communication and industry trends.

                          Skills : Maya, Motion Builder, DCC animation tools, node graphs, animation trees, similar engine editors and 3rd party animation technologies.

                          Description :

                            1. Helped business globally by creating animated reel videos.
                            2. Built great motion graphic design using 2D character, library, assets and visual elements.
                            3. Used pro tools like adobe after effects & adobe photoshop to create design and video assets.
                            4. Supported and assisted with large-scale projects, and manage assigned daily animation tasks.
                            5. Produced animated graphics ranging from lower thirds, logos, and bumpers to full productions.
                            6. Modified/Reworked existing motion graphics assets.
                            7. Collaborated with clients and team members.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Management
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma

                                Freelance Animator Resume

                                Summary : Looking for an experienced, well-rounded Animator to join Visual Systems (V/S), a team of creative directors, producers, designers, illustrators, art directors and visual strategists who work across the Facebook App.

                                Skills : Prior tools development, training and documentation experience.

                                Description :

                                  1. Coordinated with global solutions team and Studio team to establish the creative brief.
                                  2. Coordinated with clients to establish the desired feel and look for the video to be created.
                                  3. Gathered and transferred all forms of media into editing software and ensure each was updated in the correct format.
                                  4. Established a clear understanding of the storyline and purpose of the video creation.
                                  5. Created an initial storyboard proposal draft of the video for client presentation & acquiring approval before digitally altering the video.
                                  6. Improved video and sound quality using various video software.
                                  7. Edited video to include preselected music, interviews, sound clips and other important aspects of the project.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Management
                                Education
                                Education
                                Diploma

                                Freelance Animator Resume

                                Summary : 3+ years of experience working professionally as a 3D character animator, with skills in two or more disciplines: graphic design, brand design, or illustration.

                                Skills : Knowledge of AAA animation pipelines, tools, software and 3rd party solutions like UE.

                                Description :

                                  1. Performed video editing for digitally-submitted video on Amazon websites against internal standards by using Adobe Premiere.
                                  2. Performed motion graphics for creating Product summary videos according to Amazon standards
                                  3. Understood and interacted with Amazon systems and tools.
                                  4. Followed and improved documented processes for retrieving, retouching and uploading product video from a variety of sources.
                                  5. Performed other tasks as required to support the publication of a high volume of high-quality videos for Amazon sites.
                                  6. Recognized, facilitated, resolved and drove improvements of existing tools.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Management
                                Education
                                Education
                                Digital Media

                                Freelance Animator Resume

                                Summary : Skilled Freelance Animator with experience in rigging and animation. Working with small, multidisciplinary groups of artists, designers and engineers to develop efficient, intuitive workflows, build production tools, and identify performance metrics parameters.

                                Skills : PyMel, Python, Lua or even better, C++.

                                Description :

                                  1. Worked with the team to edit and produce well packaged films that delivers the communication.
                                  2. Organized and Managed edit projects, shoot and stock data.
                                  3. Planned and kept in loop the team on the timeliness of deliverables at hand.
                                  4. Stayed up to date with best practices and technological improvements for a better workflow.
                                  5. Taken stock of footage from the shoot team.
                                  6. Timely delivered of the video edits.
                                  7. Worked closely with the content team to smoothen out the edit process.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      7-10 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Management
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      Digital Media

                                      Freelance Animator Resume

                                      Headline : Looking for a Freelance Animator to process and enhance video assets based on standard procedures. This is a hands-on position that includes editing video, color correction, motion graphics, controlling the end-to-end process.

                                      Skills : Solid key frame animation skills.

                                      Description :

                                        1. Able to edit / create video to a very high standard in order to produce videos for different products.
                                        2. Gathered data, images related to topic and responsible for making videos.
                                        3. Demonstrated video editing ability with a strong portfolio.
                                        4. Consulted with stakeholders from production to post-production process.
                                        5. Comforted working on multiple projects while adhering to deadlines.
                                        6. Collaborated with partners, to prepare various creative deliverables to ensure compliance to all objectives.
                                        7. Developed UI visuals (mockups) and screen-flows showcasing end user interaction with products and processes.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      5-7 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Executive
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      High School Diploma

                                      Freelance Animator Resume

                                      Summary : As a Freelance Animator, technical knowledge to identify improvement opportunities within the workflow and act upon reducing waste and improve quality of the product videos.

                                      Skills : Knowledge of anatomy, physics and human creature motion.

                                      Description :

                                        1. Collaborated with cross functional internal teams to define and execute user interface requirements.
                                        2. Combined various colors, shapes and typography fonts to improve user experience.
                                        3. Used visual design software to refine illustrations and designs.
                                        4. Designed documents and reports with experience in managing templates and standardization processes.
                                        5. Developed prototypes and models to use in various products to ensure a consistent, integrated brand perception and user-experience.
                                        6. Supported in other visual material for the design team with effective time and task management.
                                        7. Developed and maintained best in-class design standards and specifications.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      7-10 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Management
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      High School Diploma