Technical Writers

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Technical Writers

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Hire a technical writer today to write content for a variety of technical fields including aerospace, computer hardware, software and finance. Technical writers often create user guides, instruction manuals and professional reports, in addition to performing research on technical topics.

Technical writing is a form of precise communication seen in a variety of fields like finance, consumer electronics and software. It is the type of language seen in instruction manuals and professional reports. Technical writers are often familiar with a variety of industry-specific software, or may utilize a writing program like LaTeX to input mathematical equations and graphs into a report. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, hire a technical writer today to write reports, manuals, publications and other technical documents.

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Technical Writing Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of oDesk Technical Writing projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

oDesk Technical Writing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 1,413 Technical Writing projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Time to Complete oDesk Technical Writing Jobs

Time needed to complete a Technical Writing project on oDesk.

Average Technical Writing Freelancer Feedback Score

Technical Writing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.76.

4.76

Last updated: February 1, 2015

  • Professional Writer, Senior Copywriter, and a Web Research guru

    I strongly believe you followed the right link. I'm a highly professional, unfaltering and devoted writer with a mix of experiences and skills for over 3 years. Never hesitate availing my services when it comes to Copy-writing, Press release … more

    I strongly believe you followed the right link. I'm a highly professional, unfaltering and devoted writer with a mix of experiences and skills for over 3 years. Never hesitate availing my services when it comes to Copy-writing, Press release, Web content, Product reviews, ghost writing, Academic research, Blog and Article writing. I do exhaustive internet research to offer my clients high quality and original articles. My knowledge and expertise offers you a good chance to harness the power of internet marketing. Ample about me. I value my employers' contentment and thus always strive to achieve the best out of the opportunity given to me by the employer. I strictly adhere to guidelines and follow timelines without delay.  less

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    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Copywriter of Blogs, Articles & Websites - Medical, Health, Fashion

    My passion is for writing, it has been from a very young age. But, it was only a few years ago that I had the confidence to take the leap from hobby to career. I hope to make freelance writing … more

    My passion is for writing, it has been from a very young age. But, it was only a few years ago that I had the confidence to take the leap from hobby to career. I hope to make freelance writing my full time career and will work long and hard until I make it. I can write about anything with particular skill in medical, scientific and fashion writing. Deadlines will be met, communication is never a problem and no task is too big or too small.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 4365 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Research, IT Modelling and Writing

    Ten years experience in IT Architecture positions me well for freelance Research, Strategising, Modelling and Writing on topics ranging from specific technologies to the application of Software for Business success. Located in South Africa but available to work 7h00 to 17h00 EST.

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    • $16.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 50 HOURS
    • SOUTH AFRICA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Writer/eBay Expert/Data Entry/Customer Service Specialist/VA

    I am a hard worker. I see to it that the responsibilities that I undertake are met in the best manner I can. I also make sure that I provide the best service to my stakeholders and customers. I worked … more

    I am a hard worker. I see to it that the responsibilities that I undertake are met in the best manner I can. I also make sure that I provide the best service to my stakeholders and customers. I worked in customer service industry for the last year and as operations supervisor before that. I am a writer at heart. My goal is to be able to live comfortable while doing what I want to do best: writing, and being in oDesk as a freelancer is a step to achieve that.  less

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    • $5.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 955 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Writer

    Writing is my first and foremost passion, but I also aspire to create quality video and audio content. While I'm primarily interested in feminism, race, and all the various ways they intersect, I believe that even the most mundane … more

    Writing is my first and foremost passion, but I also aspire to create quality video and audio content. While I'm primarily interested in feminism, race, and all the various ways they intersect, I believe that even the most mundane daily events have the potential to be engaging stories -- if they're told well.  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 996 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 0 TESTS
  • Project Manager, Process Analyst, Business Development & Marketing

    I'm an experienced Project and Team Manager, capable of managing multiple projects and teams simultaneously, starting from recruitment, training, project execution up to its completion, while ensuring that work requirements are met with consistent quality, as well as meeting … more

    I'm an experienced Project and Team Manager, capable of managing multiple projects and teams simultaneously, starting from recruitment, training, project execution up to its completion, while ensuring that work requirements are met with consistent quality, as well as meeting budgets and deadlines. I'm able to effectively and efficiently manage my projects by: >> Creating/streamlining business processes and automating workflows, thus reducing project costs, and allowing team members to work independently and with minimal supervision. >> Establishing goals and KPIs, and creating control points that facilitates performance measurement and improvement, ensuring quality and consistent work output. A well-rounded Business Management Professional with an extensive background in the BPO industry and oDesk, having performed various functions such as: Chief Technology Officer, Business Development Officer, Team Manager, Corporate Trainer, Quality Analyst, Recruiter, Creative and Technical Writer. I look forward to responding to the needs and requirements of my employers with a high level of quality and efficiency, thus providing a sense of accomplishment for both parties once overall goals and objectives are met. I am proud to be part of an excellent group of individuals at Systemcore Business Solutions. For more information, please visit our website at http://bposervices.asia/  less

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    • $12.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 6043 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 17 TESTS
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  • Senior Technical Writer

    Software tester and technical writer -- VolunteerSpot -- April 2014-present Chief of Staff Loomis Household --1996-2014 Orchestrated two Spring Fairs for the Austin Waldorf School including organizing food, drinks, entertainment, and arts and crafts for 300 people. Parent representative of two classrooms … more

    Software tester and technical writer -- VolunteerSpot -- April 2014-present Chief of Staff Loomis Household --1996-2014 Orchestrated two Spring Fairs for the Austin Waldorf School including organizing food, drinks, entertainment, and arts and crafts for 300 people. Parent representative of two classrooms which included communicating between parents and teachers, organizing classroom volunteers, and moderating class e-mail list. Involved in many volunteer efforts at Austin Waldorf School including assisting teachers, class and school fundraisers, and community service. Senior Technical Writer, DAZEL CORPORATION (Now part of HP); AUSTIN, TX --September 1995- December 1996 Senior member of company’s technical documentation team. Responsibilities included updating existing documentation for top output management product, writing documentation for new products, and helping with web design for the quality assurance team. PROJECT MANAGER and technical writer/editor, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES; AUSTIN, TX — March- September 1995 Short-term contracting position helping TDHS with project management. Created documentation to consistently convey information between all team members in a new cost analysis program. TECHNICAL WRITER, INTERGRAPH CORPORATION; HUNTSVILLE, AL — May 1990- November 1994 Wrote User Guides and on-line help for leading mapping software packages I/VEC MS, I/SCR MS, I/GEOVEC MS. Responsibilities included working closely with marketing, software development and quality assurance teams to ensure technical accuracy of the guides. Worked on a UNIX workstation and used tagged ASCII to build and format user’s guides and on-line help. Converted all UNIX-based documentation to Microsoft Windows based documentation.  less

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    • $38.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 340 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Research Psychologist and Analyst

    I am looking forward to helping you and your organization. I am a strong advocate of evidence-based initiatives and support studies that improve our understanding of social, psychological, and other key issues. I have a PhD in Psychology, Research and … more

    I am looking forward to helping you and your organization. I am a strong advocate of evidence-based initiatives and support studies that improve our understanding of social, psychological, and other key issues. I have a PhD in Psychology, Research and Evaluation. I have a wide variety of professional skills, including program management, psychological and social research, data analysis through SPSS, literature reviews, grant writing, grant management, technical writing, and blogging. My schedule is flexible and I am a highly productive and self-directed professional. I have more than 10 years of experience as a telecommuter.  less

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    • $25.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Freelance Writer & Editor

    With more than twenty years of experience as a writer and communication professional, including teaching public speaking at James Madison University, managing IT communication at Chicago Public Schools, and developing business for a top Google Enterprise partner, I can help … more

    With more than twenty years of experience as a writer and communication professional, including teaching public speaking at James Madison University, managing IT communication at Chicago Public Schools, and developing business for a top Google Enterprise partner, I can help you meet your business objectives. Through your written material, your customers often form their impressions of you and decide whether or not to trust you. I can help you translate complex ideas into customer-friendly language, and I can easily adapt to your cultural tone. If you need a good mix of creative and informative writing/editing, I'd love to help.  less

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    • $56.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Writer, Teacher, Artist, Customer Service Technician, Archaeologist

    My job and academic background is broad ranged and flexible. I have an strong command of the English language, in both writing and speaking. I also have experience in teaching at a university level in the study of world religious … more

    My job and academic background is broad ranged and flexible. I have an strong command of the English language, in both writing and speaking. I also have experience in teaching at a university level in the study of world religious traditions, art, history, and pottery making. My writing experience has been in various capacities (i.e. blogs, websites, technical writing, academic papers, research, advertising, grading/editing texts and translation, creative writing). I earned a Master of Arts in the Study of Religion; a Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts, Anthropology with a specialization in Archaeology, and the Study of Religion. I further earned degrees in Jewelry Design and Repair, Holistic Health practices, and am currently finishing the Dutch Language requirement for residence in the Netherlands. Although I am comfortable in an academic environment, I also have worked in customer service in various capacities and have learned office and IT technical skills. I am a social and friendly person, but am also independent and am equally comfortable working alone, as well as with others. I am a self-motivated person and also created my own international retreat organization with an online store.  less

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    • $12.22 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • NETHERLANDS
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
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