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On average, 58 Technical Documentation projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Technical Documentation oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.61.

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Russ C.

Russ C.

Senior Technical Author, Writer, and Microsoft Wor...

Thailand - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 50 - Portfolio: 84

A professional, diligent, multi-talented writer with a proven track record in producing documentation across many industries. A native Brit with over 18 years' experience of working in IT as a Technical Author, and possessing superb Microsoft Office skills, in particular Microsoft Word: a Word user since 1993; an expert with Word 2007, 2010, and 2013; a registered Word expert on AllExperts.com; and a designer of solid, workable, professional Microsoft Word templates since 1999 - every organisation worked at has assimilated their documentation practices, recommendations and templates to my own. An ISO9001 expert, with a number of years working in Quality Assurance and in Quality Control, I am also a qualified English language teacher with first-class editing and proof-reading skills - as one client wrote on their feedback, [Russ has an...] 'Exceptional eye-to-detail...and 'Exceptional literacy skills' - you will be hard-pushed to find better. VBA code and functionality can help to improve the look-and-feel of all your documentation. Built-in naming conventions and version control can, improve accuracy, reduce editing time, and minimise user-error; and, code of this nature helps ensures consistency throughout your organisation's suite of documents - all this can be incorporated. Check out www.wordwords.net and www.1clickbookcreation.com for further information.

$45.00 /hr
1,147 hours
5.00
Sara F.

Sara F.

Experienced Technical Writer and Editor

United States - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 4

I enjoy writing and/or editing to create effective content for users. I strive to use the fewest words to achieve the clearest meaning and ensure consistency and accuracy in my work. Find my work experience at www.linkedin.com/in/sarafeldman. My experience includes writing and editing in a variety of settings: --Software Documentation --Process Documentation --Knowledgebase Content --Instructional Web Copy --Online Form and Cart Messaging --User Experience Initiatives --Internal User References --External B-to-B and B-to-C Users --Academic Writing --White Papers My skillset includes a variety of tools and practices: --HTML --Search Customization --Content Management --Knowledge Management --Audience Analysis --Web Analytics --Application Integration --Localization Best Practices --Standard or Custom Style Guides --SharePoint Admin

$40.00 /hr
5 hours
4.55
Tim S. Higgins

Tim S. Higgins Agency Contractor

Expert Editor | Copywriter | Web Design | SEO Cons...

United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 32 - Portfolio: 1

A professional copywriter and copy editor with excellent knowledge of sales and marketing both online and offline. I produce concise, pristine, and engaging copy for websites and business communications that appeal to multiple audiences utilizing a broad UK or US vocabulary as required. I am available to write landing pages, sales pages, brochures, mission statements, website pages, install/manage/host/customize WordPress sites, produce web graphics & design and domain management/procurement. Experienced in rolling out online start-ups including branding, I can really give your business that lift it needs to each above the competition and be both highly visible to search engines and useful to your readers and visitors. The days of relying on keywording and purchased backlinks to get a good Google position are gone; quality content is No.1 on Google's list of aims for its search engine. Advanced semantic algorithms are getting better and better at weeding out poor quality content. This is why my copywriting services are worth the money you pay - My content is always of very high quality, which I firmly believe will be increasingly characteristic of high ranking content in search results. My portfolio at http://www.phraseset.com includes many website pages of varying style of content, articles, corporate proposals and persuasive sales copy. As an expert editor, I can take that existing copy that you just cannot seem to get quite right and mold it into the powerful communication tool you had envisioned. My quality English language skills and high IQ (I am a Mensa Member) ensure that my clients get one of the best available freelance copywriting and technical writing partners. I have 20+ years of experience using Excel, Word, Photoshop and many other Adobe products. My overall objective is to apply my skills as best I can; assuring that I will not undertake anything, I cannot manage and will apply my ethic of hard work and quality to any project undertaken. On a personal level, I am a keen guitarist. Being friendly, personable, loyal, and flexible has always been my approach to work - I work hard at my client relationships because I value their business. Working in the online world of global sourcing across time zones from Australia to Europe and across the US, I fully understand the importance of being contactable (my SkypeID is timhi99ins). See my great feedback here on oDesk and remember, my full portfolio is available at http://www.phraseset.com. Note: I am not able to display all my work as I frequently sign NDA's. Check me out and then hire me so I can bring some added value to your business. You will not be disappointed.

Associated with: PhraseSet Agency
$49.99 /hr
4,402 hours
4.92
Avi Valentine

Avi Valentine

Technical Writer

United States - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 6

I am a degreed, experienced Technical Writer who understands that succinct, high-quality documentation is an essential business communication tool. I am driven, organized and detail orientated. I produce professional technical communications that are perfectly suited to the needs of the client. My core-competencies lie in creating and editing technical proposals and manuals and developing well-researched blog content. I also enjoy conducting research, article and academic writing/editing and business analysis. I am proficient in all Microsoft Office applications and in Adobe Acrobat and WordPress. I have experience working with software development firms, engineering firms, mobile application developers and marketing agencies. I am happy to interface with your team or your client to obtain the information needed to create your perfect documentation.

$50.00 /hr
395 hours
4.76
Kayce Basques

Kayce Basques

Technical Writer

United States - Last active: 11/25/2014 - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 5

I create and edit technical documentation for highly technical audiences. It is my privilege to assist the Arrayent team (www.arrayent.com) by leading their efforts in technical documentation. I create and maintain all of the content of developer.arrayent.com. I also build and deploy the frontend / backend of the website itself. I am a native English speaker with a Bachelor's in History from a world-class university, UC Berkeley. I graduated with Honors and with High Distinction in General Scholarship in May 2011.

$40.00 /hr
134 hours
4.77
Andrew S.

Andrew S.

United Kingdom - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 12

I have gained experience in a wide range of industries and positions over the past 18 years. My core skills are focused around training and document writing but I also have experience of customer service, hardware and software support, database and network administration, web design, programming and finance. I have worked for large multinationals, government agencies, small and medium sized businesses as well as the family business. Over the past seven years I have worked for the Environment Agency which is a government agency responsible for the protection of land, sea and air in the United Kingdom. Here I have worked in the Finance Department to design and deliver staff training courses along with procedures for new initiatives. My main objective is to use my technical skills to write instruction manuals, knowledge documents and training guides but am able to provide full administrative support, general office skills and an excellent telephone manner.

$33.33 /hr
3,223 hours
5.00
Rebecca McKenzie

Rebecca McKenzie

Project Manager / Business and Technical Analyst /...

Australia - Last active: 11/12/2014 - Tests: 1

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

$100.00 /hr
92 hours
5.00
Vinay P.

Vinay P.

Sr Software Engineer/Sr.Consultant/Sr Developer

United States - Last active: 01/21/2012 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 4

Systems analysis, Architecture, documentation, application design, database design, and application development for a wide range of solutions. - Desktop applications using WPF, Winforms, MVVM - Security(Cyptography) Solutions - Restful and SOAP web services - Service oriented architecture and applications - ASP.NET/ASP.NET MVC, WCF Web applications - Sql Server 2008 SSIS packages, SSRS reports. - C#, LINQ, Object relational mapping Nhibernate --Agile Programming using Scrum methodology and pair programming. -- Build automation and Unit testing Specialties Middle tier Service oriented applications development with involvement in all the tiers of an application. Can work in diverse areas using Agile or traditional models. Skills : c#(.net 3.5/4), asp.net. mvc, wpf, mvvm, powershell, sql server 2005/2008,wcf, web services, restful services, Unit testing with Moq, TFS/subversion soource control Experience : Over 11 years of extensive in the areas listed above. Currently working as a consultant for Microsoft. Worked with may financial, healthcare, media vertical clients.

$38.89 /hr
0 hours
5.00
John Moss

John Moss

User Community Specialist

United Kingdom - Last active: 11/30/2011 - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 3

I am a Web Developer from the UK, I work as a freelancer in my spare time. I specialize in user community websites and have many happy client testimonials which can be provided on request. I have also released free modifications for two major user community scripts, which are in use on over 2000 websites, across millions of pages. *Due to family and work commitments I am no longer available for hire.

$33.33 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Leonardo Pelegrini

Leonardo Pelegrini

Senior Systems/Business Analyst (15 years Exp.)

Brazil - Last active: 07/18/2013 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 6

Experienced Business and Systems Analyst, J2EE Certified Architect and Programmer. Post Graduate degree in Web-Based Software Development. Have been working with system development for the last 15 years, 8 of it eliciting requirements and building knowledge base for IT systems. Expertise in business, functional and technical levels. Also a specialist in requirements management, traceability, impact analysis and reverse engineering from source code. Strong ability to communicate with developers, management and customers, to keep every party at the same page, while detailing and approving the given solution. Technical Writing skills and 4 years work using English. Also a committed and collaborative professional who fits very well with the culture of remote teamwork. Primary services : ► System design using UML 2.0 diagrams (structure and behavior) : Use Case, Class, Sequence, Component, Deployment. ► Business process modeling using BPMN 2.0 ► Requirements gathering to use cases and user stories. ► Software Requirements Specification ► Agile-related: Product backlog, sprint planning, sizing, review and management. ► Requirements management and Integrated Change Control ► Create traceability between documentation and source code ► Reverse engineer legacy code to documentation ► Work in Strategic Planning and Project Management areas

$66.67 /hr
0 hours
5.00