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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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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

  • Technical Project Manger/Business System Analyst/Virtual Team Leader

    Technology driven cross-platform functional experience in Business Analysis, Product Management, Solution Design and Documentation, Remote Project and Team Management. Managed/delivered projects successfully in multiple domain using latest cloud-based software's, solid understanding of web and mobile applications development life-cycle … more

    Technology driven cross-platform functional experience in Business Analysis, Product Management, Solution Design and Documentation, Remote Project and Team Management. Managed/delivered projects successfully in multiple domain using latest cloud-based software's, solid understanding of web and mobile applications development life-cycle, i.e. specification requirement, UI/ UX, content management system, scripting, database, and information architecture ITIL V3 (2011) and PRINCE2 certified IT-Specialist. Excellent communication and negotiation skills. Extensive experience of building and managing remote teams consisting of BAs, Architects, Project coordinators, Technical writers, Application designers, developers and testers. Worked with various big clients and helped them building teams, processes, increase work efficiency and designing project management model to deliver projects on time. I'm also good in agile project management. I've managed teams in traditional and agile methodologies using SRUM and Software Kanban. I'm equally good in Requirements Analysis, Wireframing, Functional specification, Business Process Automation and Enterprise Application designing and documentation. In addition to above mentioned skills, more than 7 years of working experience in SOA and Cloud based eCommerce platform, Payment Card Industry including Transaction Processing, Payment Gateways and Settlement Systems  less

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    • $15.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1154 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 1 TEST
  • Mathematics & Computer Scientist (french / english)

    I have a master 2 degree in Scientific Computing, Mathematics and Numerical Analysis. Seeking to solve some issues involving maths and code development too, please contact me. Coding Skills : C#, C++, Scilab (Matlab), Java, object oriented programming, html and javascript … more

    I have a master 2 degree in Scientific Computing, Mathematics and Numerical Analysis. Seeking to solve some issues involving maths and code development too, please contact me. Coding Skills : C#, C++, Scilab (Matlab), Java, object oriented programming, html and javascript I am a french native speaker, almost fluent english writer. Also experienced with 3D software and CAGD (Nurbs modeling and scripting under Rhino 3D).  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.4
    • 89 HOURS
    • FRANCE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • IT Consultant .NET, ASP.NET, C#, VB.NET, SQL Server, Oracle

    I have 17+ years experience in Information Technology. Education-wise I have a Master of Science in Computer Science and an undergraduate degree in Information Systems Engineering Technology. I have been involved in .NET development since the Beta 2 era (late … more

    I have 17+ years experience in Information Technology. Education-wise I have a Master of Science in Computer Science and an undergraduate degree in Information Systems Engineering Technology. I have been involved in .NET development since the Beta 2 era (late 2001/early 2002). I have done Windows Forms development, but most of my recent experience is in web-based enterprise applications using ASP.NET. While my language of choice is C#, I am comfortable working in VB.NET. I am dabbling with .NET 3.x, mostly focusing on Workflow Foundation and Windows Communication Foundation. Database-wise, I have done projects using Oracle (9.2i, 10g), SQL Server (2000/2005), and DB2. Prior to becoming involved in .NET, I worked in a variety of industries, mostly in C and C++ on both Windows and UNIX platforms. Besides my IT-related skills, I also have a Technical Writing certificate and am very comfortable generating technical documentation. I love meeting/interfacing with clients. Please let me know if I can be of any assistance, whether it is for project requirements/scoping, website and/or application design advice, hands-on development assistance, or require assitance generating technical documentation. Thank you for your time and kind consideration. Best wishes for all of your business endeavors!  less

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    • $50.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.0
    • 70 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Visual Design, Web Design, Video Processing

    Although I have a microelectronics engineer background, I have been involved in various graphical design projects for more than 10 years. Most of them have been technically oriented, while I was working as an employee of three technology companies - user … more

    Although I have a microelectronics engineer background, I have been involved in various graphical design projects for more than 10 years. Most of them have been technically oriented, while I was working as an employee of three technology companies - user manuals, technical documentation, product packaging and labeling, safety instructions, etc. Starting a freelancer's career my projects turned more to the marketing side of the graphical design - web design, Flash animation, banners, logos, posters, brochures, catalogs, video processing...  less

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    • $18.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 340 HOURS
    • BULGARIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 30 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 19 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Project Manager / Business and Technical Analyst / 15+ yrs exp

    I am a hands-on Project Manager with 15 years experience developing bespoke web & mobile solutions for small through to enterprise customers within the Financial Services and Telecommunications industry. Passionate about technology and good user interface design. Computer Science background, specialising … more

    I am a hands-on Project Manager with 15 years experience developing bespoke web & mobile solutions for small through to enterprise customers within the Financial Services and Telecommunications industry. Passionate about technology and good user interface design. Computer Science background, specialising in Java. Very strong documentation skills. http://au.linkedin.com/in/beckwest/ - Project estimation, planning & scheduling - Quotation and Statement of Work creation and review - Business & Technical specification creation and review - Test documentation creation, review and execution - UX design and wireframing - Document formatting and template editing - RFI & RFP creation & review  less

    project-management business-analysis requirements-analysis technical-writing technical-documentation functional-testing regression-testing software-testing agile-software-development website-wireframing 00 more less
    • $100.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 92 HOURS
    • AUSTRALIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Graphic/Web Designer, Video Editor, Video Subtitler, Transcriptionist

    Currently a Multimedia Arts student in one of the most prestigious art schools in the Philippines, I have been engaged in my freelance work as a designer for almost 4 years already. Giving exceptionally creative output that satisfies my client … more

    Currently a Multimedia Arts student in one of the most prestigious art schools in the Philippines, I have been engaged in my freelance work as a designer for almost 4 years already. Giving exceptionally creative output that satisfies my client's taste and needs is of paramount importance to me. My keen attention to detail, superb organizational skills, professional approach to my work, and exceptional communication skills give me an edge to others in my field of work. [ http://pamroque.co/ ]  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 630 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 19 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • .NET Developer, UI/UX Designer, Author, Graphic Artist

    Whether you need someone to update your UX/UI, review your application architecture, design a database or manage a project from conception to release, I can help. I have 20+ years experience with the Microsoft platform, consulting, developing, and writing … more

    Whether you need someone to update your UX/UI, review your application architecture, design a database or manage a project from conception to release, I can help. I have 20+ years experience with the Microsoft platform, consulting, developing, and writing programming tutorials. I've worked on projects in fields from banking to antique appraisal, and written books on subjects from database design to Windows 8.1 development. My books: * Fluent Windows 8.1 (Sams, 2014) * Fluent C# (Sams, 2011) * Fluent VB.NET (Sams, 2011) * Head First Ajax (O'Reilly, 2008) * Designing Effective Database Systems (Addison-Wesley, 2005) * Seeing Data (Addison-Wesley, 2005) * Microsoft ADO.NET 2.0 Step by Step (Microsoft Press, 2005) * Microsoft ADO.NET Step by Step (Microsoft Press, 2002) * Microsoft SQL Server Programming Step by Step (Microsoft Press, 2001) * Designing Relational Database Systems (Microsoft Press, 1999) Seeing Data was nominated for a Jolt award in 2005. I'm equally comfortable in C#, Visual Basic and the Adobe Creative Suite. (Oh, and I'm a native English speaker...)  less

    c# microsoft-visual-basic ado.net database-design microsoft-sql-server-development microsoft-entity-framework technical-writing ui-design adobe-photoshop adobe-indesign 00 more less
    • $38.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 269 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • 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
  • Expert PHP, WordPress, jQuery, AJAX, HTML, CSS developer.

    I am having 1+ year of experience in PHP web application development. I have strong knowledge of PHP,WordPress, jQuery, AJAX, HTML, CSS, JavaScript. I have done more than 20 projects in WordPress and core PHP. If you are looking … more

    I am having 1+ year of experience in PHP web application development. I have strong knowledge of PHP,WordPress, jQuery, AJAX, HTML, CSS, JavaScript. I have done more than 20 projects in WordPress and core PHP. If you are looking for work that make you WOW than I'm perfect for you. Give me a chance and you'll be wowed.  less

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    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
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