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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, 550 Technical Writing projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

550

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 4.69.

4.69

Last updated: April 1, 2014

  • Web Content & Technical Writer, SEO, Online Marketing, Web Design

    I seek a dynamic, exciting position in which I can leverage my experience with development, design, training, and writing. I value excellence, optimum user experience, and life-long learning, and seek a company that does the same.

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    • $14.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 11 HOURS
    • CANADA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Content Management, Document Control, Taxonomy, Data Entry,Translation

    Galaxy Consulting with over 25 years experience and with a track record of excellence in customer service provides consulting services in content and knowledge management, business analysis, project management, enterprise search, information architecture, information governance, taxonomy development and management, document … more

    Galaxy Consulting with over 25 years experience and with a track record of excellence in customer service provides consulting services in content and knowledge management, business analysis, project management, enterprise search, information architecture, information governance, taxonomy development and management, document control, records management, data analysis and optimization, data entry, information research, technical writing, and users training. I am a content and knowledge management professional with many years experience in content and knowledge management, enterprise search, information architecture, information governance, taxonomy development and management, document control, business analysis, project management, technical writing, users training, and information research. Member of the Association for the Information and Image Management and of the Guidepoint Global Advisors.  less

    document-control information-architecture web-content-management indexing business-analysis project-management user-acceptance-testing technical-writing technical-documentation 00 more less
    • $55.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 5 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Engineering and Design Consultant; Writer

    My ultimate goal is to make things efficient and easy. If something is not designed or communicated in the most effective way, productivity suffers and errors abound. I have a B.S. in Chemical Engineering with 8 years of industry … more

    My ultimate goal is to make things efficient and easy. If something is not designed or communicated in the most effective way, productivity suffers and errors abound. I have a B.S. in Chemical Engineering with 8 years of industry experience and 3 years experience in User Interface and software design. I also have a B.A. In Linguistics and can write well in technical and illustrative capacities.  less

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    • $44.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • .Net Development, Translation, Graphics designing, Web Designing

    I'm a computer geek, Multi-talented, Relevant Experience: # .Net development(C#, ASP.Net, WPF MVVM, SQL Server) 2 years. #2D Graphic Designer ( Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator) Free Lancer #Translation (from Arabic To English, From English to Arabic) 5 Years #Web Design … more

    I'm a computer geek, Multi-talented, Relevant Experience: # .Net development(C#, ASP.Net, WPF MVVM, SQL Server) 2 years. #2D Graphic Designer ( Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator) Free Lancer #Translation (from Arabic To English, From English to Arabic) 5 Years #Web Design (CSS, Javascript, JQuery, XHTML) 2 Years in FlashPoint Corporation in Kuwait #Multimedia Designer (Adobe Flash, Adobe AfterEffects) 2 years.  less

    graphic-design adobe-photoshop technical-writing web-design data-entry email-marketing newsletter-writing gui-design 00 more less
    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 0 HOURS
    • EGYPT
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 8 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Technical Communications / Business Analyst

    I am a business analyst that specializes in information design, process improvement, and technical writing. I have worked in software development in high-end CAD, computer network solutions, and telecommunications. My skills are in requirements analysis / management and process analysis. I … more

    I am a business analyst that specializes in information design, process improvement, and technical writing. I have worked in software development in high-end CAD, computer network solutions, and telecommunications. My skills are in requirements analysis / management and process analysis. I also have a high level of experience in research, planning, designing, and writing a wide range of documentation deliverables, including business requirements, work flow diagrams, and end user instructions. I am great at organizing technical information and delivering it in an impeccable form. I am inspired by finding real solutions to business problems. I support my contributions with my values of integrity, quality, and teamwork. I am looking to assist an organization in the improvement of their information flow process and documentation system as a business analyst.  less

    technical-writing requirements-analysis requirement-management process-improvement technical-documentation online-help users-guide-writing microsoft-visio editing agile-software-development hp-quality-center 00 more less
    • $55.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 976 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 0 TESTS
  • Information Architect/Technical Writer/Instructional Designer

    Over the last 14 years I have produced 30 eLearning courses, authored 15,000 pages of telecommunications user manuals (print and help), and designed the information architecture for 6 telecommunications firms technical publications and learning environments including converting classroom led … more

    Over the last 14 years I have produced 30 eLearning courses, authored 15,000 pages of telecommunications user manuals (print and help), and designed the information architecture for 6 telecommunications firms technical publications and learning environments including converting classroom led training into eLearning, virtual classroom, and virtual lab/simulations. I also designed and ran a 3 implementations of single sourcing authoring for user manuals and training using DITA 1.2 XML. I have also participated and designed information architectures for intranets primarily in the SharePoint 2007/2010/O365 environment. I am conversant in creating ontologies/taxonomies for metadata management and converting these into information models and operationalizing the ontology into content. For the purpose of developing 4 new information development tools, I have participated in the gathering of user requirements/task analysis, created software design mockups and use cases, and providing testing and design feedback to the developers. I also designed the information development environment for technical publications for these 4 software products. As a university lecturer in military history and politics, I have taught over 1500 students, edited at least 3,000 papers and designed 2 courses. I have taught live in the classroom, virtually (webinar) and via asynchronous LMS (TopClass, Desire2Learn, and Blackboard).  less

    information-architecture information-design technical-writing instructional-design requirements-analysis xml taxonomy business-process-modelling adobe-framemaker microsoft-word wordpress process-architect business-analysis 00 more less
    • $44.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 123 HOURS
    • CANADA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 21 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Business/Process Analyst, Project manager/QA

    I aspire to work with people around the world with diverse working ethics and love challenges associated with international business. As an adept ICT professional, with ability to analyze, design, manage, and test software intensive systems, I want to join … more

    I aspire to work with people around the world with diverse working ethics and love challenges associated with international business. As an adept ICT professional, with ability to analyze, design, manage, and test software intensive systems, I want to join a a team of off-shore professionals. With blend of education and diverse working experience in IT and business process management, I believe that I can put my knowledge and experience to assist my clients meet business objectives.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 292 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Senior Joomla, JomSocial, WordPress, eDirectory, PHP, MySQL Developer

    To seek a challenging position in IT industry, which offers a competitive and challenging environment along with development and growth opportunities where my experience, skills and abilities could best be utilized. I’ve 7+ years of solid experience in custom … more

    To seek a challenging position in IT industry, which offers a competitive and challenging environment along with development and growth opportunities where my experience, skills and abilities could best be utilized. I’ve 7+ years of solid experience in custom web development using PHP, MySQL and web 3.0 technologies. I always try to deliver high quality services to my clients by enforcing coding standards so my code is clean, understandable and other developers don't have problems working with it. I have strong command in Arca eDirectory, Joomla, Wordpress, CSS3, HTML5 and jQuery. I’ve perfect skills in the communication with clients. I have great expertise in Widget development using APIs. Now I am confident to customize or enhance any PHP based software either open source or commercial, CMS, framework and shopping cart. Checkout my portfolio to get an idea about my expert level.  less

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    • $18.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.5
    • 2653 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 17 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
    GROUPS:
  • PLSQL, Oracle Forms Reports Developer

    I have designed and developed Oracle based applications for 9 years using Oracle Database (versions 8i to 11g), SQL, PLSQL, Oracle Forms and Reports and Oracle BI Discoverer. Those projects were very large in scope and quite complex (eg: Life … more

    I have designed and developed Oracle based applications for 9 years using Oracle Database (versions 8i to 11g), SQL, PLSQL, Oracle Forms and Reports and Oracle BI Discoverer. Those projects were very large in scope and quite complex (eg: Life Insurance System - all areas, Border control system, Oracle e business suit development, banking systems, etc). My core competency is to design and develop database management applications using the above technologies, performance tuning, testing, documenting and troubleshooting the issues in the applications. I also have experience and knowledge in Unix Sell scripting, MS SQL Server database development and a little VB.net experience. I am very confident with schema designing using ER modelling. I am seeking for opportunities for design, development, performance tuning, testing or documentation in the areas specified above.  less

    oracle-forms oracle-reports database-modeling technical-writing 00 more less
    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • AUSTRALIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Technical Writer/Graphical Designer

    I represent a team of experienced technical writers. Based in Belarus, we are able to provide cost-effective and qualitative services worldwide. We specialize in technical writing for software products. We guarantee high-quality content, professional formatting, screen-shots, logical structure, correct style … more

    I represent a team of experienced technical writers. Based in Belarus, we are able to provide cost-effective and qualitative services worldwide. We specialize in technical writing for software products. We guarantee high-quality content, professional formatting, screen-shots, logical structure, correct style and grammar. My team has a great experience in creating different types of documentation: Installation/Configuration Guides, User and Admin Manuals, Knowledge Bases, FAQs, Release Notes, How-Tos, Video Lessons, etc. For example, we have developed and support wiki (Confluence) and PDF documentation for an international software company, dealing in the area of data protection; wiki (Confluence) documentation for an open source application software company providing SOA solutions; online HTML and PDF user documentation for a leading global provider of call center software, etc.  less

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    • $16.99 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 12667 HOURS
    • LITHUANIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 14 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
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