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

98

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 4.70.

4.70

Last updated: July 1, 2014

  • Virtual Assistant with experience in Wordpress and Opensource Tools

    Over the past 17 years, I have been privileged to be part of pro-active I.T. teams from various organizations that had a mix of open source and proprietary systems. My core competency lies in Website design and management using … more

    Over the past 17 years, I have been privileged to be part of pro-active I.T. teams from various organizations that had a mix of open source and proprietary systems. My core competency lies in Website design and management using Wordpress. I also specialize in efficient management and administration of Linux servers and its accompanying network services and I am seeking opportunities to provide these services to your business. Let me and my team help your business establish a commanding online presence and then generate leads and exponential sales! Expertise: 1. Wordpress - Installation, configuration or upgrading - Theme customization - Plugin customization - Data migration 2. Graphic Designs - Photoshop - Web Banner ads - Poster, Brochures and Logo creation 3. Linux System Administration - Email server setup and configuration - Web server setup and configuration - Web Proxy server setup and configuration 4. Others - cPanel Administration - Domain Name setup - PHP - MySQL Database  less

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    • $15.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • System Analyst, Project Manager and Technical Content Writer. MCS

    MCS, MA-English with over 10 years of extensive experience of System Analysis, System Design, Database Architecture, Technical Proposal Writer, Technical Documentation writing and proven Project Management in following development areas: CMS Shopping Carts Business Applications ERP Solutions Warehouse Management Systems POS CRM VOIP Adobe Media Server HMI (Human Machine Interface) Applications

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    • $33.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 100 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Lead Proposal Writer

    I have been writing grants and business plans for twenty years at Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, and the University of Central Florida. I have a Master's Degree in Computer Science, and ten years as a … more

    I have been writing grants and business plans for twenty years at Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, and the University of Central Florida. I have a Master's Degree in Computer Science, and ten years as a Program Manager in Information Technology where I had a staff of 30 with a $6 million dollar budget. The highest dollar grant I have written was a $30 million dollar project at Kennedy Space Center for the Boeing Corporation. This grant was to build a prototype shuttle replacement rocket. I have extensive experience with non-profit businesses as well. I have obtained monies for technology in schools, animal rights, disability applications, and energy innovations, just to name a few. I love to win you the money you need to turn your goals into reality. I promise you will be very glad you selected me for this project. Thank you for this opportunity. I look forward to speaking with you soon.  less

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    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.0
    • 31 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 3 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Project Manager & Content Writer

    Though I am new to oDesk, I have over 7 years of professional experience ranging from operations, administration. team management, IT project management and content writing. I have worked on the design, development and web content for www.amatterofgifts.com … more

    Though I am new to oDesk, I have over 7 years of professional experience ranging from operations, administration. team management, IT project management and content writing. I have worked on the design, development and web content for www.amatterofgifts.com, www.idiscountall.com, www.101agritech.com and www.grandeurinvestments.com. I also look after website and social media management for "A Matter of Gifts" & "iDiscountAll". Currently I am working as a Freelance Virtual Project Manager, Research Writer and Social Media Manager. I have also worked in a ParaLegal company as a deposition writer for US clients. As I have an MBA in IT therefore I am good at writing technical & academic articles especially related to project management.  less

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    • $7.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 139 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
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  • Expert Technical Content Creator

    Over 10 years experience in IT industry. Deep knowledge in content creation, e-learning course creator, website development, QA, Marketing Available for any challenges

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Project Manager

    myEnterprise is a group of IT professionals with vast technical & managerial expertise who came together from a cross section of industries to provide high quality IT Services. Through its dedication in providing quality service, we have earned a reputation as … more

    myEnterprise is a group of IT professionals with vast technical & managerial expertise who came together from a cross section of industries to provide high quality IT Services. Through its dedication in providing quality service, we have earned a reputation as a leading name among IT solution providers  less

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    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.3
    • 70 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
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  • Wordpress | Admin-support | Blog/Article Writing | Transcription

    I specialize in article/blog writing, content rewriting, technical writing and other fields of this sort. Although I am not a native English speaker, I am fluent in both writing and speaking. I also have pretty good skills in Wordpress … more

    I specialize in article/blog writing, content rewriting, technical writing and other fields of this sort. Although I am not a native English speaker, I am fluent in both writing and speaking. I also have pretty good skills in Wordpress and Adobe Photoshop so I can do simple designing as well. Once I apply for a project, I can assure 100% quality service to make my client fully satisfied. For further communication, I am available on Skype and Gtalk. Looking forward to working for your company.  less

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    • $7.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • BANGLADESH
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Busness Analyst - IA/UI/UX designer with axure skills

    Responsive designs are the need for today's business website. With advent of a plethora of mobile devices it has become a demand for the current business website to go responsive with a single url. Get a responsive design for … more

    Responsive designs are the need for today's business website. With advent of a plethora of mobile devices it has become a demand for the current business website to go responsive with a single url. Get a responsive design for your current or upcoming website and increase your audience base. Please contact for a work sample. My skill sets: 1. User Interaction Designer 2. Responsive designs - using Axure 3. Wireframes - Axure, Balsamiq, Pencil, Lucidchart, Visio etc. 4. User experience analysis & recommendation for better navigation and UI 5. Functional specification document. 6. Project Proposal drafting. 7. Web/Software architecture and planning  less

    axure requirements-analysis wire-framing technical-writing microsoft-visio ecommerce-consulting technical-analysis 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 924 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
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  • Engineer with versatile knowledge

    I would like to say at first that I don't want to flood me with special and artistic adjectives to describe me. I am a simple man and believe in the power that simplicity has. Just few things about … more

    I would like to say at first that I don't want to flood me with special and artistic adjectives to describe me. I am a simple man and believe in the power that simplicity has. Just few things about me and I think that will be enough to judge me...... I have versatile skills and knowledge on different engineering disciplines which gained by academic background and strong interests about various branches of science and engineering. I have completed M.Sc in Engineering from Denmark. Have worked as a researcher in a bio-medical micro device lab in South Korea. I am very inquisitive in nature, target oriented and focused. Special strength is honesty which is difficult to get. Have passion for learning any new things. These are not for saying.....Yes, I mean it and nurture it in my heart.  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 133 HOURS
    • BANGLADESH
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • SysAdmin -IT Expert, Tech Writer/Book Author, IT Consultant

    Looking for projects where I can showcase my skills, solid background, and experience that I've gathered while working in the industry as system and network administrator: - mainly focused on Windows- and Linux-based platforms, having managed the IT infrastructure of … more

    Looking for projects where I can showcase my skills, solid background, and experience that I've gathered while working in the industry as system and network administrator: - mainly focused on Windows- and Linux-based platforms, having managed the IT infrastructure of companies, assuring heightened security, and robustness of the network. * Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Messaging Administrator on Exchange 2010 * experience with VoIP systems- Asterisks, FreeSwitch, and HiPath suites I'm familiar setting up new systems, servers, configuring network hardware and server-based applications. As of lately, heavily involved in virtualization technologies. My competencies include but not limited to network monitoring, troubleshooting, performance optimization, vulnerability scanning; but also providing support and help- desk. My technical writer portfolio includes a book published by PacktPub [ISBN: 1849511101] and over 150 technical articles published across a prestigious network of sites. Articles were unique, around ~2.000 words, and written in American English. Mainly on web-development, system administration, SEO/SEM, and hardware topics. Solid knowledge of the following open-source technologies: OTRS for ticketing and help-desk system; OCS Inventory NG for inventorying needs, OpenVPN to implement virtual private networks; Cacti, Nagios, Zabbix, and OpenNMS for network monitoring, Amanda/zmanda backup solution, web CMS such as Blogger, Drupal, Joomla; Magento for shopping cart systems, Bugzilla for bugtracking, Subversion for revision tracking, etc. Other skills include working with LAMP/XAMPP stacks, able to install and configure web servers, mail servers (postfix, scalix, Exchange), PHP, MySQL-based web solutions, Active Directory, GPO, other MSFT technologies. Familiar with coding languages: C/C++, C#, HTML, CSS, PHP, and other shell scripting such as WSH, Powershell, bash and perl. Co-founder of a small business startup, helping its grown by providing consulting services, and writing offline/online publications. Most our projects up to date were related to IT security presentations, white-paper comparisons (two technologies analyzed, revising drawbacks/advantages of each), network design, implementing IT inventory systems and license auditing.  less

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    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 100 HOURS
    • ROMANIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 13 TESTS
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