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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Average Technical Writing Freelancer Feedback Score

Technical Writing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.76.

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Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • 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

    adobe-framemaker adobe-robohelp microsoft-publisher microsoft-visio project-management document-review technical-documentation api-documentation technical-writing flowcharts 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1276 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 14 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Content Crafter | oDesk Top Copywriter | Digital Marketing Expert

    If content is king, I guess that should make me the king maker! While metaphors can be deceiving, the words I write for you get you to your goals. Words cast spells. That's why they call them "spellings". As … more

    If content is king, I guess that should make me the king maker! While metaphors can be deceiving, the words I write for you get you to your goals. Words cast spells. That's why they call them "spellings". As a maestro with words, I bring to the table 15+ years of advertising copy-writing and entrepreneurship experience, preceded by an MBA degree. During this time, I have written for a vast variety of industries, including digital marketing, telecom and technology, real estate, travel and leisure, Bit coin and crypto-mining, healthcare, you name it. I have written hundreds of webpages, landing pages, blog posts, emails, press releases, eBooks, and what not. So...if you need cracking, seductively good copy that works for you, let's get in touch now. You can count on me to receive high quality content on time, the first time, every time. ***** "It is rare to find someone like this. We are very happy with his work, a truly talented professional." ***** "A credit to the oDesk community" ***** "Mr. ANWAR is an outstanding contractor...He will not disappoint you !" Still thinking? Just inbox me and let's see how we can take it forward. I reply within a day.  less

    article-writing blog-writing content-writing copywriting creative-writing report-writing ebook-writing press-release-writing business-proposal-writing technical-writing 00 more less
    • $35.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 819 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • 2D & 3D CAD Specialist, Product Design, Prototype

    I am committed to providing the best service to my clients in the field of engineering and manufacturing with specific focus in the design and development of new products. I am looking to achieve all these by utilizing both my … more

    I am committed to providing the best service to my clients in the field of engineering and manufacturing with specific focus in the design and development of new products. I am looking to achieve all these by utilizing both my Industrial Engineering background, with actual product design experience together with my ability to control and utilize most of the mainstream CAD software in the market today. I am offering 3D CAD services here. My preferred CAD has always been Solidworks because I grew up using this software, but I am also open to using some of the other mainstream CADs depending on the clients requirements. Services offered are as follows: - 3D CAD Product Designs, Solidworks or Autodesk Inventor - 2D General Arrangement Drawings, Solidworks or Autodesk Revit - 3D Building Designs, Autodesk Revit  less

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    • $12.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 181 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 15 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Chemist and Writer : Natural Hair, Beauty and Skin Care

    Excellent writing skills from years of reading and writing poems. Experienced in scientific report writing with a B.Sc in Chemistry. Blogger on topics such as natural hair, hair and skin care, beauty as well as lifestyle

    blog-writing blog-commenting research-papers poetry technical-analysis technical-writing technical-documentation technical-editing blackberry-app-development 00 more less
    • $17.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 563 HOURS
    • JAMAICA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Physician,Translator,Proofreader,published writer,professional editor

    So it's basically about writing and translation... I have always been passionate for languages as entities in themselves... interested in their beauty and secrets, and that's what got me here... I have worked before in several magazines in … more

    So it's basically about writing and translation... I have always been passionate for languages as entities in themselves... interested in their beauty and secrets, and that's what got me here... I have worked before in several magazines in several positions, writing, translating, interviewing, and leading... and gained our experience by doing... Style for me is essential... as well as commitment... I write in several languages, and having worked professionally, my work is efficient from an editorial point of view...  less

    translation-arabic-english translation-english-arabic proofreading medical-writing technical-writing creative-writing medical-transcription microsoft-powerpoint french editing article-writing 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 806 HOURS
    • EGYPT
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Writer/eBay Expert/Data Entry/Customer Service Specialist/VA

    I am a hard worker. I see to it that the responsibilities that I undertake are met in the best manner I can. I also make sure that I provide the best service to my stakeholders and customers. I worked … more

    I am a hard worker. I see to it that the responsibilities that I undertake are met in the best manner I can. I also make sure that I provide the best service to my stakeholders and customers. I worked in customer service industry for the last year and as operations supervisor before that. I am a writer at heart. My goal is to be able to live comfortable while doing what I want to do best: writing, and being in oDesk as a freelancer is a step to achieve that.  less

    technical-writing article-writing creative-writing data-encoding internet-research data-mining research internet-marketing 00 more less
    • $5.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 970 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Writer/journalist

    Let me use my years of technical and business experience to create punchy, entertaining articles for your website, blog or publication. I have extensive experience writing for science journals and academic publications as well as for the business community.

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    • $35.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 48 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Researcher, Translator English/Arabic & vise versa, Proofreader & TR

    Dr. Hazem Fouda, PhD. degree in Agriculture Sciences, Agronomy (Cotton), graduated from an English school, Victory College, a well known high school in Alexandria, Egypt, also I had the TOEFL with grade excellent (631/700). Working as a Lecturer & Trainer … more

    Dr. Hazem Fouda, PhD. degree in Agriculture Sciences, Agronomy (Cotton), graduated from an English school, Victory College, a well known high school in Alexandria, Egypt, also I had the TOEFL with grade excellent (631/700). Working as a Lecturer & Trainer for Egyptian and foreigners, technicians. Having three post graduation university degrees, I had a Post-Grade Diploma in Cotton (study duration two years) and ranked the first, then a Master Degree in Agriculture Sciences, Agronomy (Cotton) then I had a PhD. Degree in Agriculture Sciences, Agronomy (Cotton). I'm also a consultative in the Research & Translation Committee since 2000 till present with ten years experience in translating scientific & different articles, participating in issuing weekly, monthly and annually issues analyzing the international & local cotton market including price trends and direction, recent developments & researches concerning cotton production, protection, harvesting, ginning, fiber testing, spinning & weaving since its foundation in 2000 till present. My organization had chosen me to attend a course in Development of Management & Supervision Skills held in the Central Authority for Organizing & Administration i the Governmental Leaders Preparation Center during the period from 14 February till 18 March 2010, I had grade Excellent and ranked the First among the participants (29 managers). I'm highly motivated and have the spirit, the will and the skill to make an extraordinary effort and eager to meet the challenges and to realize results open minded and effectively, continuing with the same extraordinary effort and motivate others too, I have the ability & willingness to learn and gain new knowledge and skills. Strong analytical skills including statistical analysis - I've studied Advanced Design and Analysis of Agriculture Experiments during my PhD study & made the statistical analysis of my experiments in the MSc. & PhD. by myself.  less

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    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 168 HOURS
    • EGYPT
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • SEO, SMM, Content Writer, Blogger and VA Professional

    Quality work, accuracy and excellent communication - That's what I offer! I provide mix services including Search Engine Optimization (on and off page), Social Media Marketing, blog/article writing, web content writing, Project management and many other Administrative tasks as … more

    Quality work, accuracy and excellent communication - That's what I offer! I provide mix services including Search Engine Optimization (on and off page), Social Media Marketing, blog/article writing, web content writing, Project management and many other Administrative tasks as required. I've been in this industry for 5 years and have managed several websites with various niches. I've gained my line to implement quality work, provide accurate details and keep constant communication with my clients. I'm here to help you grow your business, share my skills and experiences as well as learn from the process. My client's success is also my success. I won't consider a project fulfilled until my clients are completely satisfied.  less

    internet-marketing internet-research sem technical-writing data-entry virtual-assistant seo-keyword-research social-media-marketing wordpress web-content-management creative-writing blog-writing 00 more less
    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 10184 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 20 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 15 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Resume Pro, H.R, Administrative Expert

    A dedicated, conscientious individual with a solid background in resume writing, administration, customer service and office operations. I offer 10 years experience of vast, unsurpassed skills ranging from resume writing/ editing, article writing/ editing, strong MS office tools application, data … more

    A dedicated, conscientious individual with a solid background in resume writing, administration, customer service and office operations. I offer 10 years experience of vast, unsurpassed skills ranging from resume writing/ editing, article writing/ editing, strong MS office tools application, data entry, to name but a few. I have been working with clients in differing industries and with unique needs, aiding them in not only revamping their resumes to suit their target jobs but also offering career counselling. Helping individuals find the right job match for their skills. It is not simply enough to get a job, but getting a job that one enjoys makes the difference in being in a fulfilling career instead of feeling like you are in a never ending rat-race. Should it be a resume, cover letter or career advice that you seek, then I am the person to get in touch with. Have the assurance of positive results and improved chances within a competitive job market. In addition, I provide Virtual Assistant support, with proficiency in customer care and office operations. I would welcome the chance to detailed talk with you for mutual gain.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2050 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
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