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

  • 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
    • 949 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
  • 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

    technical-writing technical-editing english-tutoring software-testing proofreading administrative-support english-proofreading english-spelling 00 more less
    • $38.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 340 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 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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  • Spanish/English Translator blogger, writer / Administrative Assistant

    Spanish/English Translator blogger and writer / Administrative Assistant

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    • $8.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.4
    • 1836 HOURS
    • ARGENTINA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • IT, networking, Setup, administration, support, GER<->ENG Translations

    I am able to do everything regarding to IT except coding/programming. I was born in GERMANY and got educated there and worked there for many different IT Services - from teacher to executive IT System engineer.

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    • $15.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3 HOURS
    • THAILAND
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Only the Best: Articles, Blogs, Copy, eBooks, and more.

    I provide each of my clients with articles, blog posts, academic papers, copywriting, and engaging fiction written to a world class standard. Whether you are a small business looking to establish your brand, a blogger wanting to take their website … more

    I provide each of my clients with articles, blog posts, academic papers, copywriting, and engaging fiction written to a world class standard. Whether you are a small business looking to establish your brand, a blogger wanting to take their website to the next level, or a multinational corporation looking for innovative copy to sell your products, I can deliver all of this and more. Over the past 15 years I have developed my writing skills with regards to creative, informative, technical, sales-oriented, and academic writing. In that time I have won a national prize in creative writing, been published in numerous newspapers, had a top 10 best seller in the UK, and developed a top rated reputation as a freelance writer in the commercial sector. I pride myself on being committed, disciplined, and easy to work with, and aim to continually provide quality written material to my clients while adhering to strictly observed deadlines. If you are looking for world class articles or sales-driven copy at an affordable rate, then look no further - contact me today and let me take your project to the next level.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 117 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
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