Juanje Gómez

Designer, developer with a determination for visualizations & infographics

Worked for major news outlets in Spain & the US. My endeavors have received several awards due to the captivating & effortless nature of my creations. Since childhood I found coding to be the perfect conduit to build and express complex ideas imparting a candid look to an ever-changing world. Eager to be part of a diverse team with singular world perspectives to melt in a cohesive and enriched performance.

Selected work
2018

Surviving hurricane Maria

Special feature made for hurricane Maria's first anniversary. The story is told using vertical video, images and text.

Design Code
2017

Type your zipcode and check how the eclipse will be seen from your location

Anticipate the timing and the appearance of the eclipse in a given zipcode. Awarded by a Malofiej in 2018

Idea Design Code
Malofiej
2017

Worst air lines

A list for orientating the public on the worst airlines based on specific criteria.

Design Code
2017

From migrants to refugees

A series of 'long read' articles about the drama of Central Americans looking for refugee. It was awarded by 2018 Hillman Prize

Design Code
Hillman
2016

What Trump said about people like you?

Find out how Trump's insulted various groups.

Idea Design Code
2016

All lies from Clinton and Trump

After one of the presidential debates, this tool would give the visitor a glimpse of the degree of lying of each contender. Awarded by a Malofiej in 2017

Idea Design Code
2016

Last minutes of the Chapecoense flight before crashing

Reconstruction using the control tower audios of the last minutes of flight before crash of the Chapecoense. Awarded by a Malofiej in 2017

Code
Malofiej
2016

Song quiz

Quiz built on top of Youtube videos. The song will eventually stop and ask the user the correct lyrics.

Idea Design Code
2016

All about Spain's Parliament

Visitors can find out the composition of the new Parliament, filtering by gender, age, party, etc.

Design Code
2016

The debate in the social media

Visualization using D3.js to check the influence of a political debate in social media. Filter by candidate, topic and location.

Design Code
2015

EL PAÍS Apple Watch app

The pioneer news app for a Apple Watch in Spain.

Design
2012 - 2016

EL PAÍS apps

Design of most of the apps for EL PAIS (Android phone and tablet, iPhone, iPad, Nokia Symbian, Windows Phone, Blackberry).

Design
2016

Destination: Summer

Compilation of destinations for a travel magazine.

Idea Design Illustration Code
2014

EL PAÍS mobile version

Design and part of the development team for the mobile version of EL PAÍS. The design was innovative for the time and totally focused for touch devices and with accesibility in mind.

Design Code
2011-2015

Charts library for EL PAIS

Javascript library used for presenting all election results through charts and maps. Maximum legibility and compatibility (canvas and SVG).

Design Code
2008

Elections widget

General Elections results widget. It was intended for other websites to show the results of the Elections in Spain. International media like 'Le Monde' or 'Yahoo' embedded this widget in their websites. It was awarded with a 'Gold' innovation award by 'Society for News Design'

Idea Design Code
ÑH5
2006

EL MUNDO redesign

Redesign of the entire EL MUNDO website, the most visited Spanish speaking news site at that time

Design Code
2003

Flash games

Several games where the topics were taken from the current news.

Design Illustration Code
1998

Aulatype

An app for learning to type in the computer in an entertaining way. The app included innovative methods for the time, like dictation and games.

Idea Design Illustration Code