ChuChu TV

chu-chuAsia’s Most Watched Kids Channel in YouTube

ChuChu TV is designed to engage children through a series of upbeat nursery rhymes and educational songs with colorful animations.

ChuChu TV is the third largest YouTube channel in India

  • Positioned at Top 20 most watched channels worldwide
  • Asia’s most watched Kids Channel in YouTube
  • ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes YouTube channel has 6.5 million Subscribers and counting
  • ChuChu TV Surprise YouTube channel has 1.7 Million subscribers and counting

ChuChu TV Studios was started in 2013 with a group of talented professionals, who love coming to work and immerse themselves in all things CREATIVE. Our team comprises Content Creators, Educators, Creative Artists, Strategists and Marketers. We use our ChuChu TV characters as teachers and positive role models for children. ChuChu TV is one of the most popular preschool kids channel in YouTube.

Our Channels:

Website:  http://www.chuchutv.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/chuchu-tv-studios
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ChuChuTV
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/theChuChuTV

Work With Us

Do you have a creative flair and a passion towards doing all things creative to entertain our cute little fans around the world? C’mon join our exuberant creative production team at ChuChu TV Studios.

Job Openings:

  • 2D Animation Director
  • Storyboard Artist
  • 3D/CG Digital Animator
  • 2D Digital Animator
  • Preproduction Artist
  • Layout/BG Artist

2D Animation Director

Animation Directors are responsible for responding to producer needs and communicating these needs while leading and coordinating the animation team. The role requires the ability to recruit, select and build strong animation teams.

Animator Directors are responsible for understanding their team of animators and working with everyone strengths to deliver top quality. They guide, supervise and review the work produced by the Animators, and they must understand the implications of movement, character performance (if applicable), style, quality, continuity, technical, scheduling and budgetary requirements. They are the main liaison between the Animation and other departments.

Skills and Responsibilities:

  • Traditional animation experience
  • Strong drawing skills a must
  • Experience with 2D animation software such as Adobe Flash and Harmony
  • Positive attitude with the ability to work within a team
  • Demonstrated ability to multitask and think creatively while meeting deadlines.

Storyboard Artist

Our storyboard artists take scripts of any format and translate them into visual snapshots that all artists can understand. Scripts use the written word to take an audience through a very personal experience using emotions, characters, environments and even controlling the speed/pace of delivery. Only the truly skilled Storyboard artist can transform these elements from words to illustration for the entire production team to follow, produce and captivate the audience.

Skills and Responsibilities:

  • Very strong drawing skills
  • Traditional animation experience a plus
  • Be able to create a visualization of one or more scenes in still images in a vivid and dynamic way that matches the scripts
  • Work closely with directors to help understand and achieve their vision
  • Strong understanding of tv and filmmaking production pipeline
  • Production experience with 2D animation software as Adobe Flash/Harmony software preferred
  • Ability to follow direction quickly, understand and adapt intuitively to different styles
  • Excellent time management and coordinating skills so that communication is seamless and the artists get exactly what they need on time

2D Digital Animator

Animators will be evaluated and judged for their basic understanding over key characters, props, behaviors, skills in creating animation for comedy, dialogue, song & dance, action and emotions etc. In addition, animators must show high level of technical skills and ability to complete the work faster. In addition to animating the characters, animators are also responsible for consistency in animation and should handle the characters and props in a consistent way through out a script.

Skills and Responsibilities:

  • must show high level of technical skills and ability creating the animated movement and performance
  • Traditional animation experience
  • Strong drawing skills a must
  • Experience with animation software such as Adobe Flash / Harmony ToonBoom software
  • Positive attitude with the ability to work within a team
  • Demonstrated ability to multitask and think creatively while meeting deadlines

Preproduction Artist

Digital designer will be responsible for the creation of environment/location/backgrounds, props, and character designs for production. Designers consider the script/ treatment as they visually explore the design concept for a given project. Designer/PPA should have a rich imagination, a sense of caricature and design, strong color sense, a mastery of human and animal anatomy, architecture etc.,

Skills and Responsibilities:

  • A minimum of 1 year traditional design and 1 year digital design experience in a production environment, tv/digital animation preferable
  • Experience with 2D animation software such as Adobe Flash or ToonBoom applications
  • Strong drawing skills
  • Fine Arts fundamentals and overall illustration skills are a must
  • Ability to manage schedules and prioritize their own work and that of others
  • Ability to take direction, give direction and work as part of a team
  • Ability to work without supervision
  • Ability to receive and address comments

3D/CG Digital Animator

Animators will be evaluated and judged for their basic understanding over key characters, props, behaviors, skills in creating animation for comedy, dialogue, song & dance, action and emotions etc. In addition, animators must show high level of technical skills and ability to complete the work faster.

Skills and Responsibilities:

  • must show high level of technical skills and ability creating the animated movement and performance
  • Traditional animation experience
  • Strong drawing skills a must
  • Experience with CG animation software such as Autodesk Maya
  • Positive attitude with the ability to work within a team
  • Demonstrated ability to multitask and think creatively while meeting deadlines

Layout/BG Artist

A layout artist is responsible for the composition of every shot. Layout Artists must set up and stage the scene that animators will use to deliver a quality output. Layout requires an understanding of fundamental principles of Cinematography to understanding concepts of place and environment.

Skills and Responsibilities:

  • a methodical way of working combined with an appreciation of accuracy and detail
  • good working knowledge of relevant graphics, animation and compositing software including Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash and After Effects
  • good understanding of the principles of animation and the various stages of production
  • good sense of composition, continuity, timing and camera mechanics
  • ability to take direction and a willingness to address comments and make changes
  • ability to communicate clearly with colleagues and capacity to manage relevant aspects of production
  • ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • ability to deliver on schedule, working under pressure if required

Address

TVH Beliciaa Towers, Block-1, 1st floor, No.94, MRC Nagar, R.A Puram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu- 600028

Email: bsureshhrd@chuchutv.com

Company Size:   101-250 Employees

Industry: Animation/ Kids Entertainment