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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, 1,326 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: March 1, 2015

  • Translator, Writer, Video Editor, Can-Do-Anything (11+ Yr experience)

    I have a versatile set of skills. I can deliver quality work and expert help in following areas: - Translations and Voice Over services in various languages - Writing, proof reading and publishing - Audio engineering, audio production, sound-track production, voice over (VO … more

    I have a versatile set of skills. I can deliver quality work and expert help in following areas: - Translations and Voice Over services in various languages - Writing, proof reading and publishing - Audio engineering, audio production, sound-track production, voice over (VO) etc - Video production, recording, mixing and reproduction etc - ISO 9001 and ISO 17025 Documentation - Tutoring Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Engineering subjects - Research and Development - Taking exams, preparing papers and home work assignments  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 13 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Senior Technical Writer / Documentation Expert / BB Certified Writer

    Over the last 13 years, I created various user guides, administration guides, reference guides, troubleshooting guides, installation manuals, and Web help systems for a various engineering and software products and projects. My core competency lies in managing end-to-end documentation for … more

    Over the last 13 years, I created various user guides, administration guides, reference guides, troubleshooting guides, installation manuals, and Web help systems for a various engineering and software products and projects. My core competency lies in managing end-to-end documentation for software projects. But, I also work on improving and maintaining the existing documentation or create printed guides for a product. After working on different documentation projects, I developed professional expertise in using various documentation tools, such as Confluence, HelpGizmo, Wordpress, Help & Manual, Adobe RoboHelp, Adobe FrameMaker, Microsoft Visio, MS Office, and technologies, such as single sourcing, DITA, and content management system. In addition to documentation tools, I have good understanding of the software languages, such as C/C++, Java, PHP, CSS, HTML, and databases, such as MS Access, MY SQL, and so on. I am seeking opportunities to develop documentation from the ground up for your business.  less

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    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1274 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 14 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Provider of Writing/ Editing/Technical Services and Legal Insight

    Accomplished and versatile professional with a rare mix of technical, business and legal expertise. Strong organization, prioritization and project management skills rooted in training in Business Management and Computer Information Systems. Possesses technical certifications in cyber security and networking, with … more

    Accomplished and versatile professional with a rare mix of technical, business and legal expertise. Strong organization, prioritization and project management skills rooted in training in Business Management and Computer Information Systems. Possesses technical certifications in cyber security and networking, with work experience in intrusion detection, malware analysis, penetration testing/vulnerability scanning, compliance, and certification & accreditation. Graduate education at one of the top law schools and business schools in the U.S., with a focus on intellectual property, cyber law and data privacy. Firm grasp of the English language and high proficiency in the use and mechanics of grammar. Thoroughly enjoys both creative and technical writing, with a penchant for varied types of research and content editing. Highly analytical, timely, quality-driven and adaptive.  less

    technical-writing resume-writing legal-research legal-writing computer-skills microsoft-excel microsoft-word project-management essay-writing 00 more less
    • $33.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 99 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
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  • Research Consultant

    Sometimes, no matter how professional we are in a particular field, we find our-self requiring an extra hand to assist us complete tasks that; sometimes, we can comfortably handle. In other occasions, we desire to achieve something, but we have … more

    Sometimes, no matter how professional we are in a particular field, we find our-self requiring an extra hand to assist us complete tasks that; sometimes, we can comfortably handle. In other occasions, we desire to achieve something, but we have no idea how to do it, or where to start. Here is where I came in. Nevertheless; on the onset, I admit that I am not a jack of all trade. I am an adept academic writer, economist and business analyst with over 5 years experience in the above fields. I am particularly experienced in writing dissertations, essays, reports, analytical papers, research papers, statistical analysis and other technical writings. Over the years, I have practiced and perfected the art of writing in various styles like APA, MLA, Chicago and Harvard among others. I have also learnt how to use various editing and plagiarism checkers like grammarly and turnitin that comes in handy in any form of writing. Finally, I have learnt to respect and understand every client since, we are all different; hence, the variation in our demands and requirements. This said; I am always willing to accord my services to all deserving clients. Whatever I do, I do it to please my God!  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 407 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • Web Developer/Technical Writer/Engineering Support

    I am a skilled technical writer, with a solid background in electronics, IT, and broadcasting, although I am able to write in virtually any discipline. My writing experience includes: 1) Proposal development 2) Report writing 3) Standard Operating Procedure development … more

    I am a skilled technical writer, with a solid background in electronics, IT, and broadcasting, although I am able to write in virtually any discipline. My writing experience includes: 1) Proposal development 2) Report writing 3) Standard Operating Procedure development 4) Privacy and TOS Policy development 5) Electronics engineering documentation 6) Service manuals and user guides 7) Website content 8) Technical Specifications 9) Feasibility Reports 10) Software Assessments 11) Product specifications My technical background includes custom engineering of devices and systems utilizing the following technologies: 1) Analog 2) Digital 3) Water Pump Controllers 4) Water Sensors 5) High-Voltage (to 100KV) 6) High-Energy (to 20KVA continuous) 7) Timers 8) Power Supplies (including digitally programmable power supplies) 9) Electrostatic Detection 10) Customized Test Stations 11) Solid state and vacuum tube amplifiers 12) High-Voltage/Current Pulse Generators 13) Specialized Test Equipment 14) Alarm Systems 15) Industrial Equipment Alarms/Alerts 16) Telemetry 17) Infrasonics/Ultrasonics 18) Audio Circuits 19) Educational kits (Grades 6-12) 20) Lightning Detection 21) Handicap Aids 22) Reverse Engineering 23) Retro-Design/Upgrades/Product Improvements\Modifications 24) Process Monitoring Equipment 25) Component Testing 26) Event Counters/Period Counters 27) Broadcast Automation Hardware/Software 28) Broadcast Alarms 29) Broadcast Engineering 30) Broadcast Streaming PC/Software/Audio Interfaces 31) Visual Basic .NET Application Development I can handle your project from concept, to POC design, prototype, testing and revision, PCB design and manufacture, and designs and procedures for manufacturing. I can design in-circuit, functional, and box tests. I am experienced in scalable designs, parts sourcing, Bill of Materials development, and QA program design. I can even design your product website, write the user's guide, and design your packaging. I can design a complete support system for supporting your product after the sale. My hourly rate may or may not be modified for a given project, and large projects can be broken down into smaller units. I am competent in Joomla! website development, including the following competencies: 1) Joomla! and template Installation 2) Complete Joomla! website backup 4) Site security enhancement 5) Site migration My web client portfolio represents a diverse range of organizations, including broadcast stations, where custom hardware and software integration were necessary, churches, restaurants, a government agency, and more.  less

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    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 307 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Medical doctor,academic writer,Researcher,E-books,Health& Nutrition

    I am a medical doctor with specialization in Public health and I have a passion both for writing and medicine and I love to combine my two passions into a professional, well-written, and accurate project for the clients ,so my … more

    I am a medical doctor with specialization in Public health and I have a passion both for writing and medicine and I love to combine my two passions into a professional, well-written, and accurate project for the clients ,so my writing experience is not only limited to medical writing but also encompasses technical writings,grant writing,article writing etc.my proposal writng have successfully acquired multimillion grants for my clients which range from national ,international NGOS and UN agencies.I have written paid articles for various websites..I have written paid articles for various websites like acedemiaresearch.com and freelancer .com.I try to bring to every project what I bring to my own work- a dedication to clarity, accuracy, attention to detail and timeliness. I will always work with you to achieve your goals in a mutually agreed upon time frame.  less

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    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 96 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Witty Content Writer/SEO Wizard/Wed Content writer/Qualified copy edit

    As a chameleon writer, I can provide any type of writing you are in need of. While I am well versed in particular areas I can give you excellent copy on any topic as I am a skilled researcher and … more

    As a chameleon writer, I can provide any type of writing you are in need of. While I am well versed in particular areas I can give you excellent copy on any topic as I am a skilled researcher and perfectionist. As a grad student, writing is a big part of my life and I am very passionate about it. Having my degree in psychology gives me an edge over others since I have a deep understanding of human needs and can work well with anyone. I have been a writer my entire life but my college years have enhanced my skills and made me the writer I am today, something I am very proud of. I have been working for 3 years on major sites like elance.com and odesk.com and now I am qualified and experienced in the following fields: -Article writing -Blogging -Copy Writing, SEO -Products Description -Article Submission -Internet Marketing While working these fields I have acquired extensive experience and now I am able to provide high quality article/blog/web content. If you are looking for an excellent writer, please get in touch.  less

    blog-writing technical-writing article-submission article-writing copywriting creative-writing research-papers ghostwriting business-development 00 more less
    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 545 HOURS
    • BANGLADESH
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 2 TESTS
  • Professional Writer, Senior Copywriter, and a Web Research guru

    I strongly believe you followed the right link. I'm a highly professional, unfaltering and devoted writer with a mix of experiences and skills for over 3 years. Never hesitate availing my services when it comes to Copy-writing, Press release … more

    I strongly believe you followed the right link. I'm a highly professional, unfaltering and devoted writer with a mix of experiences and skills for over 3 years. Never hesitate availing my services when it comes to Copy-writing, Press release, Web content, Product reviews, ghost writing, Academic research, Blog and Article writing. I do exhaustive internet research to offer my clients high quality and original articles. My knowledge and expertise offers you a good chance to harness the power of internet marketing. Ample about me. I value my employers' contentment and thus always strive to achieve the best out of the opportunity given to me by the employer. I strictly adhere to guidelines and follow timelines without delay.  less

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    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 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
  • Russian translator

    I have a master degree in physics. Currently I'm a PhD student in Institute of Low Temperature Physics and Engeneering in Kharkiv. I have experience in: - Physics - Writing scientific papers on Russian and English - English-Russian/Ukrainian translation and proofreading … more

    I have a master degree in physics. Currently I'm a PhD student in Institute of Low Temperature Physics and Engeneering in Kharkiv. I have experience in: - Physics - Writing scientific papers on Russian and English - English-Russian/Ukrainian translation and proofreading - MS Office, WordPress, ClorelDraw, Photoshop, Mathcad, Origin - Engineering of high vacuum and cryo systems - Radioelectronics Industrious, motivated, experienced, quick learner, responsible.  less

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    • $7.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UKRAINE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 2 TESTS
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