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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, 1,385 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 4.75.

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Last updated: April 1, 2015

  • Health & Fitness Writer, Medical Writer, First Aid & Physio Writer

    I am a medical student with credible work experience in the Health and Fitness department. My expertise and interest lie in the following categories of writing: 1. Medical Writing: Diseases, Body/Skin Ailments, Remedies, Natural or Pharmaceutical Medicines, Bodily Functions … more

    I am a medical student with credible work experience in the Health and Fitness department. My expertise and interest lie in the following categories of writing: 1. Medical Writing: Diseases, Body/Skin Ailments, Remedies, Natural or Pharmaceutical Medicines, Bodily Functions, Hormonal Dysfunctions, Cognitive Diseases, Heart Problems, Menopause, Pregnancy/Childbirth 2. First Aid/CPR 3. Physical Therapy and Sports Injury Management 4. Health, Fitness and Beauty: Weight Loss, Healthy Lifestyle, Healthy Food, Diet Plans, Maintaining Food Groups, Male Sexual Health, Female Sexual Health, Menopause, Natural/Cosmetic Skin & Hair Remedies, Exercise, Makeup Reviews 5. Exercise: Full Body Exercise, Exclusive Body-Part Exercises, Muscle Toning/Strengthening Exercises, Exercise Equipment, Martial Arts Training 6. Mental and Psychological Health: Mental Relaxation Techniques, Medical Treatments, Injuries, Illnesses, Psychological Problems 7. Spiritual Wellness & Exercise/Training: Martial Arts Training, Basic Yoga Techniques, Complex Yoga Techniques, Meditation, Balancing Chakras, Reiki, Holistic Health 8. Product Description and User Guides 9. Home Maintenance: Roofing, Pest Control, Installation etc. 10. SEO/Keyword Research 11. Ebook Writing I have a massive availability and can handle large orders. Articles provided will be interesting, informative and unique. I can be quirky and chatty in my articles, if the client prefers this tone of writing. I can write academic content and I can write magazine style content. All in all, I possess the right amount of professionalism, competency and versatility to be a first-class writing expert. Let's try to create a mutually beneficial, win-win relationship and progress at an efficient frequency.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 582 HOURS
    • SRI LANKA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • Technical Writer

    I am a freelance technical writer, composer/arranger/musician, creative writer and occasional graphic artist. I'm currently a Blogger / PR at QZN.Me Community Site. Experiences: - Graduate of BS Computer Science from MSEUF, Lucena City - Worked in Ionics EMS … more

    I am a freelance technical writer, composer/arranger/musician, creative writer and occasional graphic artist. I'm currently a Blogger / PR at QZN.Me Community Site. Experiences: - Graduate of BS Computer Science from MSEUF, Lucena City - Worked in Ionics EMS, Inc. as an IT/Programmer - Became Editor-In-Chief and Contributor to our High School Paper, The Child (CNJP) - Became Best in Oral Defense in 4th year High School - Consistent Valedictorian from Elementary to High School Skills: - Technical Writing / Blogging - Composition/ Musical Arrangement - Story / Creative Writing / Poetry - Basic Programming (HTML/CSS, C++, Java) - Art and Graphic Design Music Commission Price List: http://kazaki03.blogspot.com/p/music-commission.html  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 0 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Business Writer , Internet Marketing and Social Media Expert.

    Words are the lens to focus one’s mind - having belief in this statement always makes me emphasize on Excellence through Proficiency at all level of life. I welcome you to the profile of an award-winning internet marketing and social … more

    Words are the lens to focus one’s mind - having belief in this statement always makes me emphasize on Excellence through Proficiency at all level of life. I welcome you to the profile of an award-winning internet marketing and social media expert, who is also a published author and accomplished platform speaker based in London. Over the last 6 years I have established an impeccable reputation for results-driven training as a personal business coach. Having coached hundreds of people in every English speaking country, I focus my attention on teaching small business owners and entrepreneurs how to leverage the internet with "Purpose Driven Marketing" by teaching them how to promote their unique value over sales pitches. I provide training and mentoring to recruiters and sourcers as well as Internet research services to recruitment teams. I have also worked on projects not related specifically to recruitment. I take on as many projects as I can that help me learn more about Social Media for business. I have particularly enjoyed the work I have done for charities and non-profits. My award-winning research has appeared in a wide range of journals, including the Journal of Service Management, Journal of Strategic Marketing, Journal of Services Marketing, Journal of Marketing Management, International Journal of Market Research, Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, etc. Currently, I am a Professor of Customer Experience and Marketing Strategy at ESCE International Business School, Paris, France, Visiting Fellow at Cranfield University School of Management and holding visiting professorships at LUMSA University in Rome, Italy and the University of Valencia in Spain. Below the fold, I am a frequent keynote speaker at public and in-company seminars and conferences around the world and an experienced senior marketing manager and management consultant with an active, international portfolio of Blue Chips clients from the financial services, retail, luxury goods, and the energy sectors, which I always advice on customer experience strategy, profit enhancement, customer behavior, best practice, and business development. My areas of expertise include customer experience strategy and management, customer experience quality, marketing strategy, the influence of marketing activities and customer experience on consumer behavior and the financial performance of organizations, Executive Recruiting, Organizational Consulting, Governance, Executive Compensation, Member and Guest Services, Interim Management, Management Development, Executive Coaching, Hospitality Staff Training, International Wine Workshops and Chapter Education Programs.  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Mechanical Engineer/ Technical writer/Excel Expert/Admin Support

    I am Srikanth a graduate Engineer and a experienced professional guy. With 4 years of industry experience in Quality and Design in Toyota MNC company (Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt Ltd.) Bangalore. As an Engineer I have strong command on: Thermal … more

    I am Srikanth a graduate Engineer and a experienced professional guy. With 4 years of industry experience in Quality and Design in Toyota MNC company (Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt Ltd.) Bangalore. As an Engineer I have strong command on: Thermal, Strength of material, Gears, Heat exchanger, CAMS, CADS and many other related to mechanical solutions. Even I focus on Technical/Article writing/Academic writing/white paper writing/research paper writing and Excel Spread sheet preparations as my competencies. My main objective is to deliver 100% work with high quality results in fast turnaround time. I am a responsible, flexible, persistent, patient, focused and optimistic person. I am very specialized in all types of Design, Writing and Admin Support works from Data Entry to maintaining the database. Give me an opportunity, I will never let you down. I would like to share my experience form the Elance.com. I have 6 months online working experience in Design, Writing and Administrative category. You can take a look at the profile portfolios for the better understanding. Thank you for showing interest in me. Regards Srikanth  less

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    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 0 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
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  • Technical/Creative Writer with a knack for marketing and SEO

    Highly talented and creative writer skilled in technical writing, copywriting, editing/proofreading, and SEO. In addition to English, I am also fluent in Danish and have years of experience editing and translating in both languages, as well as writing various … more

    Highly talented and creative writer skilled in technical writing, copywriting, editing/proofreading, and SEO. In addition to English, I am also fluent in Danish and have years of experience editing and translating in both languages, as well as writing various technical and creative articles for publication online and elsewhere. Throughout the past 6+ years, I've been working as a freelance writer, while also furthering my talents through a variety of different jobs around the globe. My career has allowed me to experience the world through various writing opportunities, giving me the chance to research and write on a wide variety of subjects—from food to travel, construction to health, medicine, beauty and everything in between. During this time, I have helped to design, write, translate and edit brochures, website content and copy, marketing materials, SEO articles, eBooks and almost any other type of technical or creative document imaginable. The quality of my writing speaks for itself, and I am highly adept at creating high-quality, original texts in English and Danish for nearly any use or purpose. For these reasons, I feel that my experience and skills can be of value to any company or individual who is seeking a talented, professional writer, editor or translator.  less

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    • $17.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.4
    • 34 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Technical and Non- Technical Content Writer

    My approach is designed specifically to assist your business in achieving its maximum potential online through the utilization of cutting edge technologies and techniques. I did my graduation (Bachelor of Technology) in Electronics and Communication from reputed university of India … more

    My approach is designed specifically to assist your business in achieving its maximum potential online through the utilization of cutting edge technologies and techniques. I did my graduation (Bachelor of Technology) in Electronics and Communication from reputed university of India Punjab Technical University with vast experience in Technical Support, SEO, Content Writing (Technical/non-technical) from more than 1 yr. I assured you that each and every word of the content whether it's an article or blog must be unique (not copied from any website) with special emphasize on keyword stuffing. You can take a look at the article written by me published on Go Articles.com by clicking on following link http://goarticles.com/article/On-Line-Shopping-Mega-Stores/7943571/. Moreover, you can contact me on Skype, Google+, and g talk for face to face conversation any time as per your convenience. Hope to hear from you soon.  less

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    • $3.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1434 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 2 TESTS
  • Pulomas

    Redefining the change...Pulomas- the Wordsmiths and Techno-neuromancers with Samurai skills in technical writing, user manuals, PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Content writing, Design, Multimedia and admin jobs, backed by more than 15 years of experience on the global grid. We specialize … more

    Redefining the change...Pulomas- the Wordsmiths and Techno-neuromancers with Samurai skills in technical writing, user manuals, PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Content writing, Design, Multimedia and admin jobs, backed by more than 15 years of experience on the global grid. We specialize in providing services of writing and creating Online Help, Web Help, User Manuals, ebooks, blogs, User Guide, Audio & Video Transcriptions, Getting Started Manual, Installation Guide, Admin Guide, PowerPoint Presentation, White Paper, FAQ, Training Manual, Trainer's Guide, Test Documents, Release Notes, Tech Reports, API Guides, Test Templates, Test Specifications, and Software Specification documents.Some of the projects successfully completed by us at Elance and Odesk: 1. ITapp AppCenter – Online Help for cloud based platform for provisioning, configuration, management and delivery of applications and infrastructure. 2. Storan –Dr.Explain based online help for medical record review platform for managed care plans, physicians, hospitals and service bureaus. 3. SystemX – Online help for an accounting ERP application. 4. Patient Sites – User Guide for CMS based application for managing and publishing physical therapy websites. 5. AlbaSpectrum Alba 360 – User guide for workflow management application. 6. Xcellence Mining RiskView Template – User Manual for application on managing risks. 7. AssetAware – Madcap Flare Help for Asset Tracking and Managing Application. 8. BackAzimuth – Online Help for Advanced Keyword Management Software. 9. Champ – Zendesk based online help for a broadcasting and channel management software. 10. SoftNAS – Online Help created in Dr. Explain for Cloud based Enterprise NAS for VMware, Hyper-V and Amaxon EC2. 11. Streamline Shipping – Robohelp based Online Help for salesforce.com implemented Shipping ERP application. 12. POS Hotel – CHM help for POS based hotel management ERP and CRM application. 13. AutoMainten – Online help for workflow management for auto servicing agencies. 14. eCHDP – Zendesk based Online Help for a complete platform of Managing and Tracking PM160 Forms from their inception to e-billing and payment tracking. 15. Plexes – User Guide for broadcasting software for multiplexes. 16. FioBooks – WordPress based online help for managing clients, estimates, invoices and accounting. 17. Vansah – WordPress based online help for a testing and simulator application. 18. BizCredit – User Guide and training manuals for online business credit management application. 19. PrestaShop – Online Help for Ecommerce Solution for Online Stores application. 20. SecureW2 – Online help for cloud based management portal for Care Maintenance and Support. 21. bFlowMedical – Webhelp for Medical Billing and Claims Management application. 22. PureWave Leo 500 – Installation and User Guides for a Constellation LTE Base Station. 23. PureView EMS – Installation and User Guides for Element Management System for Base Stations. 24. LeasePlan – User Guide for Platform for Managing International Auctioning of Used LeasePlan Cars. 25. Maples – Corporate Business & Product Demonstration Presentation on the MapOptis content based imaging solution. 26. MavSocial/Maventus – UserVoice based Online Help for Campaign Marketing and Business Management application. 27. MicroLogic – User Guide for Automobile Servicing Application. 28. MillinMedical – User Guide for Platform for Managing Patients, Appointments, Medical Billing and Insurance Claims. 29. QuietCool – Installation and Administration Guide for Classic Line for Clean Air Legacy 30. PMBOK 6 Sigma – A complete set of training material including Facilitator Guide, Student workbook and PowerPoint presentation for a Week Long Training Programme 31. Q-ARS – HTML Help for Mobile Cloud (QR-code) Based Audience Response System. 32. RapidABC – Zendesk based Online Help for Costing and Accounting Application. 33. Razient - Uservoice based Online Help for Global Incidents’ Tracking Solution. 34. NFS Guide – A complete guide on NFS. 35. WP Theme – Online help on WordPress themes. 36. Rtoknowhow – User voice based online help for an Australian application for registered training organizations with multi-user intelligent solution. 37. MS Project 2003 – A complete detailed guide on MS Project 2003. 38. EdgeDashboards – User Manual for a Business Intelligence Dashboard Application. 39. NOVAKON iFaceDesigner – User Guide for enterprise platform of designing HMI products. 40. Simplessus – Online Help created in Dr.Explain for a set of Cloud based SAAS packages such as ERP, Contract Management, Online File Storage, CRM, Project Management, Content Management and SEO Packages. 41. Crowdvox - Wiki based Help for a CMS based advance backend system for managing Paid Listing services 42. EducationKonnect -User manual, documentation and online help for a cloud based K-12 application.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 272 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Forceful Content Writer, Copy Editor, Proofreader, Thought Leader.

    A good copywriter sets your business apart from the rest! Superior results are driven by a superior copywriter. Want more attention in the marketplace? More sales? More traffic to your web site? There's one thing that drives all: Focused … more

    A good copywriter sets your business apart from the rest! Superior results are driven by a superior copywriter. Want more attention in the marketplace? More sales? More traffic to your web site? There's one thing that drives all: Focused Words. And not just any words. The right words, carefully crafted, placed with precision, and chosen with a specific goal in mind. If you're looking for the right words to engage your reader, you're at the right place. With a masters degree in English, I have the creative talent, the industry knowledge and the insight into what works best and what doesn't when it comes to developing your content. Do you want to intrigue, motivate or convince your visitors to take the next step and make a difference? Then use my services. A forceful copy will simply tickle your “consumer's hot buttons” to the point of frenzy. They won't rest until they've sent you the money. Don't hesitate to miss out! Get in touch for an engaging and selling content. Simple! PS: And don't hesitate if you see too many jobs, most of the projects are inactive :) It is requested to provide your best feedback as soon as the job is finished. Thank you for your considerations.  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 1316 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 55 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
  • Technical Writer, Quality Engineer, Chemist, Digital Artist.

    You can can benefit from my talents as a writer, educator, illustrator, tutor, and scientist. Degree in Chemistry, years of experience as an industrial chemist, quality engineer, nuclear safety officer, supplier auditor, process engineer, and illustrator. Certified public school teacher … more

    You can can benefit from my talents as a writer, educator, illustrator, tutor, and scientist. Degree in Chemistry, years of experience as an industrial chemist, quality engineer, nuclear safety officer, supplier auditor, process engineer, and illustrator. Certified public school teacher. I have the technical and communication skills to teach, analyze, formulate, and manage complex subjects and make them easy to understand.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 12 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Engineer|Quintessential Writer|Software & 3D game Developer|QA expert

    I have been a top-notch creative and technical writer for the past six(06) years. Two years ago, I did Bachelors in Engineering with many award-winning projects and certificates, especially in the field of technical writing, PYTHON/C/C++/Java … more

    I have been a top-notch creative and technical writer for the past six(06) years. Two years ago, I did Bachelors in Engineering with many award-winning projects and certificates, especially in the field of technical writing, PYTHON/C/C++/Java/C#/iOS/Android programming, mathematics and physics. Right after graduation, I learned Unity3D programming. Now I have about 1.5 years of experience in developing Unity2D/Unity3D games for different companies. I have reactivated my oDesk account(with almost no activity at all), so as to work independently. I assure you that you will not regret hiring me for your tasks. Hobby: Abode illustrator and Photoshop pro I am, and I have an immense experience of designing characters, logos, and photos on AI and Photoshop.  less

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    • $14.43 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 108 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
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