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Top 25 Animator Interview Questions
1. Describe a situation where you had an unpopular idea. What did you do to convince others that it would be successful?
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List of Animator Interview Questions
  1. Describe a situation where you had an unpopular idea. What did you do to convince others that it would be successful?
  2. What animator do you admire the most?
  3. What are you doing to keep current in technology?
  4. As an Animator, what do you believe is your best asset?
  5. What are your career goals as an animator?
  6. If I asked your previous supervisor what area you could improve on, as an animator, what would they say?
  7. Why did you chose a career as an animator?
  8. What steps are you currently taking to improve your knowledge and skill as an animator?
  9. What would be your dream animation job.
  10. If you had not pursued a career in animation, what would you have chosen instead?
  11. Which animation programs are you best versed in?
  12. When will your current project be completed, or when will be the next logical time to be able to leave on good terms with your team?
  13. What about our company is the most attractive to you?
  14. What about this role is most attractive to you?
  15. As a fan of animation, what are your favorite things to do when not working in the field?
  16. Tell me about your animation education. What was your best course? Which course did you struggle with the most.
  17. What is your favorite advancement in animation over the past 5 years?
  18. What is the most difficult situation you have had to face and how did you tackle it?
  19. Tell me about an accomplishment you are most proud of.
  20. Give an example of a time when you encouraged enthusiasm and engagement in the workplace.
  21. How do you keep track of work so that it gets done on time?
  22. What three words would you use to describe yourself?
  23. Why are you the best animator for us?
  24. What animation methods are you most familiar with?
  25. How do you stay focused while working long hours?
  26. What was the most stressful project you worked on?
  27. Share your portfolio with us.
Contributing Author
Diana D'Souza
HR Professional
Animator Information
June 18th, 2017

Animators are highly skilled and talented professionals who make still images come to life on screen. They may make on animations for commercials and computer games to pop videos and full-length movies. To be successful in this highly competitive field, animators must be artistic and creative and must have outstanding drawing skills. They must be interested in art and design and be able to stay focused for extended periods of time.
Criteria for getting hired may vary from one organization to another, depending on the work they are involved in. Completing a degree in Visual Arts, Computer Animation, or any related field will boost your employment prospects tremendously. Completing an internship is always a good idea as it allows you to watch an expert animator in action and pick up some invaluable tips.
The best way to demonstrate your skills as an animator to prospective employers is by putting together a portfolio containing some of your best work. Carry it along to your interview and show your animation work to your interviewer. At Mock Questions, you will find a long list of potential questions you are likely to be asked at your interview. Going through these questions and thinking about how you reply is a great way to practice for your upcoming interview.

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