Joe Golike I make interactive things with data.


Data Storyteller Weber Shandwick May 2016 – Present
Designed and built interactive visualizations of data across several domains, including public health, healthcare, and transportation.
Created Tableau dashboards and consulted for internal analytics teams.
Advised on best practices for data collection, analysis, and visualization across Weber&rsquos global network of offices.
Data Visualization Engineer Lovely Jan 2015 – Feb 2016
Designed and built Neighborhood Finder showing local rental pricing. Traffic averaged 1,000 unique visits daily.
Created method to use historical apartment listings to recommend pricing of apartments for Lovely Direct, an end-to-end leasing service.
Built pricing tool in Tableau for support staff to generate price recommendations for Lovely Direct apartments.
Instructor Academy of Art May 2012 – Dec 2014
Taught graduate-level Interactive Infographics class for five semesters in the department of Web Design & New Media.
Co-created curriculum for the class, focusing on telling stories with personal data.
Mentored over 75 students on their classwork and graduate thesis projects.
Data Visualization Engineer ICIX Feb 2013 – Nov 2014
Designed and built visualization widgets in D3.js and Angular.js for embedding across our web app.
Created object oriented css library for rapid prototyping and rational front end styling.
Lead visual and UX designer and front end engineer for a next generation web app for supply chain management.
Design Technologist Trulia Mar 2011 – Feb 2013
With a team of economists, business analysts, and PR, created Trulia Trends, a blog visualizing real estate data.
Designed and built over a dozen interactive data visualizations.
Created rent vs. buy calculator.
Redesigned several high traffic pages on Trulia’s core web product.
Automation Engineer Wells Fargo Sep 2006 – Aug 2007
Spearheaded the first automated software regression testing effort for Enterprise Business Services.
Developed Visual Basic scripts to automate Quality Assurance testing for four .NET and Java applications.
Created common function library to serve as a plain english test framework, enabling future automation work by offshore engineers.


MFA, Graphic Design Academy of Art 20072011
BS, Religious Studies Arizona State University 19962000