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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
  • 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

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    • $33.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 99 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • 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
  • 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
  • Content Development,Project Management,Instructional Designer

    Welcome to my profile. I'm a professional Content Curator, online marketer, Copywriter,Quiz creator, and I write AWESOME product descriptions. My GOAL here is simple: to use my professionalism, work ethic, and skills to meet the objectives of my … more

    Welcome to my profile. I'm a professional Content Curator, online marketer, Copywriter,Quiz creator, and I write AWESOME product descriptions. My GOAL here is simple: to use my professionalism, work ethic, and skills to meet the objectives of my client. If you are looking for a content developer, online marketer, Researcher or Social media marketer who is meticulous, professional, efficient and offer money back guarantee, look no further. Press the contact button or email me for great results. Service description • Content development • Online marketing services (Facebook, Twitter, Pin interest, blogs) • Copywriting • Research • Market research and Evaluation • Pay per click • Presentation design(PowerPoint, keynote) • Management Forum • Content strategy and management • Academic writing • Search Engine Marketing • Virtual assistant Skills and Competency • Advanced skills in Microsoft suit application • Proficiency in CSS, HTML, and PHP • Search Engine optimization techniques • Academic styles (APA, MLA, Chicago Turabian) • Research skills • 120 wpm • Excellent writing and Oral skills • Ability to work in a dynamic team environment • Detail oriented with great capability to multitask • Self directed and highly organized • Passion for social media • Quiz development. I guarantee the following for your project(s): 1. Accuracy 2. Adherence 3. Thoroughness 4. Originality 5. Timely delivery 6. Quality work To learn more about me, including work samples and testimonials, please visit my personal website: www.andrewlangat.com My promise to you: A RETURN ON INVESTMENT. Regards, Andrew L.  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 2596 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 8 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 15 TESTS
    GROUPS:
  • 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
  • Web Content Writer | SEO Analyst

    I am an expert at Search Engine Optimization and a Content Writer with years of experience behind me. I have a passion for my job that stems from my personal drive to succeed and give my best efforts to the … more

    I am an expert at Search Engine Optimization and a Content Writer with years of experience behind me. I have a passion for my job that stems from my personal drive to succeed and give my best efforts to the people who choose me as their contractor. I love what I do and enjoy doing it. I get excited when I see a clients search term and their website show up on the first page of Google due to my efforts. I get an inexplicable contentment when content written by me succeeds in driving traffic to a clients website. I have a wide variety of skills that I provide to my clients. I focus on a "complete service" model when providing work to my clients. Your job is not just a job, it is something you are paying hard earned money for- and you should get a quality product in return.  less

    content-writing technical-writing seo internet-research internet-marketing wordpress google-adwords blog-writing 00 more less
    • $9.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1201 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • medical writer with editing and content experience

    I have an MSPH and MD with 8 years relevant experience in medical writing, education, resident education, medical student education/teaching. I have experience in biostatistics, outcomes, quantitative skills, questionnaire and survey development. I am fluent in English, and am … more

    I have an MSPH and MD with 8 years relevant experience in medical writing, education, resident education, medical student education/teaching. I have experience in biostatistics, outcomes, quantitative skills, questionnaire and survey development. I am fluent in English, and am detail oriented. I am a hard worker with a solid work ethic and punctual with deadlines. I look forward to working with you.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 6 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Expert Business Analyst, CBAP, BA Trainer, Process Improvement, Agile

    Seasoned Business Analyst, Business Analysis Trainer/Mentor and Process/BPM Consultant with extensive IT/Business experience across global clients (of varied size and industries). Experience of working across many parts and cultures of the globe such as the India, U … more

    Seasoned Business Analyst, Business Analysis Trainer/Mentor and Process/BPM Consultant with extensive IT/Business experience across global clients (of varied size and industries). Experience of working across many parts and cultures of the globe such as the India, U.S., U.K., Germany, Australia. Proud to be Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) and ODesk endorsed Top 5% Consultant. My objective is to continue excelling as Senior Business Analyst/Consultant while adding value to my clients during various phases of a project such as: • Extensive interaction with key stakeholders like users, senior leaders and vendor representatives. • Keeping tabs on governance/quality of organization-wide RFPs/requirements from various application domains, while functioning as the lead on requirements management process team • Active participation and contribution in stream leader meetings • Planning and actively participating in various workshops on solution concepts, scope, requirements analysis and detailed level functional requirements, gap analysis and design • BPA (Business Process Analysis) and improvement. Creation of As-Is end-to-end process maps highlighting the key processes, data(domain) models, rules and improvement opportunities • Creation of extensive documentation of requirements (new/enhancements) in the form of data and business process models, dashboard designs, use cases, user interface models (wireframes/mock-ups) or screen definitions, worksheets containing critical information like user groups and performance requirements • Assisting IT staff (including outsourced teams) in technical design, testing strategy, test case reviews/testing/QA. Creation of acceptance tests on behalf of business teams • Active participation in overall project planning, status tracking, document control, traceability and post closure activities • Extensive QA/testing and reviews of partner integration B2B transactions (data) to ensure those are per specs • Creating Message Implementation Guides (MIGs) for various interfaces including critical business processes related to Advance Shipment Notice (ASN/ 3B2) and Milestone updates (3B3)s • Designing client specific BPM Methodology based on industry best practices • Training and mentoring in the area of Business Analysis, CBAP-CCBA exam preparation, BPM/BRMS, Quality guidelines and process expertise. Successfully trained batches in the US, Canada and India • Member of Business Process and Data CoE (Centre of Excellence) team for a top tier client’s eBusiness team Professional Highlights: • Over the past 17 years , I have worked in all stages of SDLC, using different methodologies such as waterfall, agile, incremental. During all these years, I have contributed in wide variety of engagements as Business Analyst. I have in depth knowledge of BABOK framework. • I have specialized expertise in process improvement areas such as Business Process management Systems(BPMS), Business Activity Monitoring (BAM), Business Rules management Systems (BRMS), EAI and B2B based integrations. • I have worked with several US, UK and Australia based MNCs (such as Motorola, Genworth Financial, Capital One, British Telecom to name a few) on various IT engagements. While building my career expertise, I have lived and worked in India, U.S., Australia, U.K. and in Germany. As part of my odesk based consulting I have worked with several diversified clients located across U.S. Canada, Australia, Sweden and Dubai. • I have wide variety of business domain experience such as end to end Supply Chain, Trading, Insurance, Risk, Telecom, Performance Monitoring, in general web based systems, and ERP processes related to Sales, Inventory, Purchase and Logistics. I have also worked in the same role with small scale businesses as well, plus I have experience creating a small b2C online business setup. • Come from very strong technical and engineering background. Primary specialties include cloud computing, SOA and web-services, J2EE, client-server, .NET • I am certified NLP Practitioner from Australia and have skills to train/coach on the same as well. • Last but not the least- I have worked with global teams in completely remote model or partly remote model successfully for almost 5 years altogether. I have managed to do so successfully with regular communication and sharing updates, using remote access tools such as VPN, skype, teamviewer, GotoMeeting, WebEx along with appropriate preparation for the meetings and presentations. And yes, of course with help of great teams I have worked with.  less

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    • $38.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1616 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 13 TESTS
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