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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

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oDesk Technical Writing Jobs Completed Quarterly

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

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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

  • Product Description Writer/Copywriting/WebContent/Creative Writing

    To me, writing engaging stuff is the greatest pleasure and I enjoy it. As an exceptional product inventory writer and administrator, I create words that touch life, explain, excite and stimulate action. With complete confidence in writing product descriptions, I … more

    To me, writing engaging stuff is the greatest pleasure and I enjoy it. As an exceptional product inventory writer and administrator, I create words that touch life, explain, excite and stimulate action. With complete confidence in writing product descriptions, I always strive to bring worldwide customers to e-commerce web stores. Over 6+ years’ experience in serving e-commerce stores including Volusion, WordPress, Etsy, Ebay, Amazon, Shopify, WooCommerce, OpenCart, etc. I offer inventory writing and inventory management services with complete satisfaction guarantee. Rather than over-intellectualizing listing production process, I prefer keeping it simple by choosing right words to describe products. Examples: http://www.southernad.com/Default.asp http://www.logotoyou.com/ http://www.diplomacompany.com/  less

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    • $24.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 5250 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • medical writer with editing and content experience

    I have an MSPH and MD with 8 years relevant experience in medical writing, education, resident education, medical student education/teaching. I have experience in biostatistics, outcomes, quantitative skills, questionnaire and survey development. I am fluent in English, and am … more

    I have an MSPH and MD with 8 years relevant experience in medical writing, education, resident education, medical student education/teaching. I have experience in biostatistics, outcomes, quantitative skills, questionnaire and survey development. I am fluent in English, and am detail oriented. I am a hard worker with a solid work ethic and punctual with deadlines. I look forward to working with you.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 6 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • 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
  • 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
  • Researcher, Translator English/Arabic & vise versa, Proofreader & TR

    Dr. Hazem Fouda, PhD. degree in Agriculture Sciences, Agronomy (Cotton), graduated from an English school, Victory College, a well known high school in Alexandria, Egypt, also I had the TOEFL with grade excellent (631/700). Working as a Lecturer & Trainer … more

    Dr. Hazem Fouda, PhD. degree in Agriculture Sciences, Agronomy (Cotton), graduated from an English school, Victory College, a well known high school in Alexandria, Egypt, also I had the TOEFL with grade excellent (631/700). Working as a Lecturer & Trainer for Egyptian and foreigners, technicians. Having three post graduation university degrees, I had a Post-Grade Diploma in Cotton (study duration two years) and ranked the first, then a Master Degree in Agriculture Sciences, Agronomy (Cotton) then I had a PhD. Degree in Agriculture Sciences, Agronomy (Cotton). I'm also a consultative in the Research & Translation Committee since 2000 till present with ten years experience in translating scientific & different articles, participating in issuing weekly, monthly and annually issues analyzing the international & local cotton market including price trends and direction, recent developments & researches concerning cotton production, protection, harvesting, ginning, fiber testing, spinning & weaving since its foundation in 2000 till present. My organization had chosen me to attend a course in Development of Management & Supervision Skills held in the Central Authority for Organizing & Administration i the Governmental Leaders Preparation Center during the period from 14 February till 18 March 2010, I had grade Excellent and ranked the First among the participants (29 managers). I'm highly motivated and have the spirit, the will and the skill to make an extraordinary effort and eager to meet the challenges and to realize results open minded and effectively, continuing with the same extraordinary effort and motivate others too, I have the ability & willingness to learn and gain new knowledge and skills. Strong analytical skills including statistical analysis - I've studied Advanced Design and Analysis of Agriculture Experiments during my PhD study & made the statistical analysis of my experiments in the MSc. & PhD. by myself.  less

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    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 168 HOURS
    • EGYPT
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
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  • 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
  • Expert Writer and Translator into Spanish

    Spanish Translator and Writer I´m a native Spanish speaker with a lot of experience in translation jobs (English into Spanish and French into Spanish). If you need an accurate translation of any document, article or website into Spanish do not hesitate to contact me.

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • SPAIN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 4 TESTS
  • High-Quality Article/Content Writer | Content Manager

    I am a passionate, dedicated content writer with several years of experience. I have written on business, education, health and fitness, sports, home and family, automotive, fashion, travel, to name a few. Since I have experience in so many different … more

    I am a passionate, dedicated content writer with several years of experience. I have written on business, education, health and fitness, sports, home and family, automotive, fashion, travel, to name a few. Since I have experience in so many different niches, no project is out of bounds for me. Regardless of a project’s size, I am completely devoted to exceeding your expectations. I take time to get to know my clients so I can fully understand the scope of each project I work on. I understand how important it is to hire the right person for your content needs, and so I give each assignment my best efforts and complete commitment. Not only am I an experienced professional, I truly care about each client and their project. I am inspired by the people I work with, and I feel fortunate to be able to help people like you bring your ideas and thoughts to a higher level. When you work with me, you can feel confident that I am just as driven to get high quality content as you are. I will form a true creative partnership with you. I love what I do, and I am thankful for any opportunity to work with you. Apart from writing, I am also one of Jehovah's Witnesses and a Certified Herbalist.  less

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    • $15.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • JAMAICA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • System Administrator/DBA, Tech Support, Project Manager & Consultant

    Starting more than 11 years ago, I have gained vast experience of Network/System Administration, technical support, website designing & management and database administration on different platforms backed by strong academic career and certifications of which a brief overview is as … more

    Starting more than 11 years ago, I have gained vast experience of Network/System Administration, technical support, website designing & management and database administration on different platforms backed by strong academic career and certifications of which a brief overview is as under:Networking LAN, VPN, Fiber Optics, WLAN (IEEE 802.11x), IRC and Web Hosting Server. MS Office Word, Power Point, Excel, Access, Publisher and FrontPage. Programming Languages / Technologies C++ on Windows and Linux, Java, HTML, Oracle Forms 5, 6, 9i Tools Visual Basic 5, Macromedia Dreamweaver (including MX and CS), Macromedia Flash (including MX and CS), Macromedia Fireworks (including MX and CS), Corel Draw, Adobe Photoshop. Databases Oracle 7.3, 8, 8i, 9i, 10g Platforms Microsoft Windows 9x/ NT/ 2000/ XP/Vista/7/NT Server/2000 Server/2003/2003 R2/2008/2008 R2 Server, Linux 2.4.x & 2.6.x. including enterprise servers and desktops, FreeBSD 5-8 & Solaris 8, 9, 10, VMWare & Hyper-V.Statistical Analysis MSTATC, MSTAT, Path C-2, SPSS 10-18, SAS, MINITAB Other Skills/Expertise Hardware maintenance and troubleshooting  less

    microsoft-powerpoint technical-writing graphics-programming ibm-spss web-design database-management microsoft-excel microsoft-word data-entry 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 14 TESTS
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