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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 Upwork, 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 Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.75.

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  1. Anh N.

    Anh N.

    QA Engineer

    Vietnam - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 10

    My career goal is to become a QA manager or System analyst. To achieve my goal, I need to work on many kinds of related jobs. What I have learned, benefited from my current company are not enough. Thus I would like to do more QC jobs outside my company. I would like to do any tasks such as: website testing, system analysis, create or review user requirement/project specification, technical writer, data entry, data processing, etc.

    $3.33 /hr
    391 hours
    5.00
  2. Jared N.

    Jared N.

    PHD in HRM & Leadership, Expert Academic Writer (APA, HARVARD, MLA)

    Kenya - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 5

    Skype: jarred.nyachae Are you tired of switching contractors? Do you need the services of a reliable, swift and professional writer? Then, worry NO MORE! You have landed at the RIGHT contractor. I am an expert Academic/technical writer with 10+ years of experience in writing scholarly research papers & highly conversant with all major academic referencing styles (APA, Chicago, MLA & Harvard). I specialize in delivering A grade Academic/Technical Projects, Essays and Research papers for my clients. Am also exceptionally skilled in proofreading projects and Thesis papers using MS Word Track Changing option. My strength lies in the Arts, Communication, Marketing, Management, History, Business and Humanities and other fields in general. As a current PHD candidate, you can trust me with your academic projects, and expect A grade papers. Please take a moment and review the wonderful feed backs from my delighted clients. Delivering 0% plagiarized papers, high quality work, client satisfaction and 0% lateness are my top priorities. See my portfolio for a sample of my A grade academic papers. As a fluent English speaker, i have excellent communication skills, hence the quality of my work is guaranteed. Hire me first, get WOW-ed second. Why? Because as my client, I make sure to dedicate my time and all my resources to you. Besides, "Quality is remembered long after the price is forgotten" – Gucci Family Motto. Thank You for reading my profile. Hope we will establish a long term commitment. Happy oDesking!

    $9.00 /hr
    135 hours
    4.95
  3. Pauline abegail P.

    Pauline abegail P. Agency Contractor

    Excellent Customer & Technical Support Rep Administrative Assistant

    Singapore - Tests: 12

    I have good interpersonal and organizational skills with the ability to communicate effectively with people in all levels within and outside the organization. Over the last 6 years in call center industry I met and deal with people almost all over the world. I have excellent verbal and writing skills. My objective is to help my clients meet their creative objectives relying on my marketing experience on time.

    Associated with: Golden Griff Contact Solutions

    $7.30 /hr
    4,212 hours
    4.92
  4. Danni Bennett

    Danni Bennett Agency Contractor

    IA and SEO Specialist

    United States - Tests: 1

    With over ten years experience in the software and web fields, Danni offers the unique ability to make technology usable. From information architecture, to search engine optimization, to technical writing, Danni puts the focus on your market and visitor. Her skills include: • Analyzing business and user requirements to design powerful user interfaces and write detailed functional requirements documents. • Designing a web site architecture that puts important information at the visitors’ fingertips. • Researching users, competitors, and industry keywords to optimize websites for search engines. • Writing user documentation that provides the right amount of information in clear, readable steps. • Writing, editing, and proofreading all types of documentation to ensure readability for the intended audience. • Marketing complex technology solutions in a voice that anyone can understand. In short, if you're looking for someone to help make your software, web site, or project search engine friendly, usable, and conversion-focused, Danni can help!

    Associated with: SageRock Agency

    $61.11 /hr
    88 hours
    5.00
  5. Jo Ann Wetzel

    Jo Ann Wetzel

    eLearning Instructional Designer & Developer

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 4

    Experienced eLearning Instructional Designer, Developer, Technical Writer, and Editor with an ever-growing portfolio of diverse clients - from small/mid-size companies to Fortune 100/500/1000 corporations. I develop highly engaging content for a variety of platforms including desktop, tablets, and mobile devices. Complimentary consultation provided for all potential projects that I am being considered for. You can schedule at: https://www.vcita.com/v/joannwetzel. More Details Successfully assess, design, develop, implement, and evaluate innovative, multi-platform, enterprise-wide learning and communication programs that address client goals and objectives and improve performance levels of employees across a client’s local, regional, or global organization. Work well under pressure, typically working on several projects at one time and finish my projects well before deadlines. Excellent QA skills and can spot mistakes very quickly.

    $45.00 /hr
    248 hours
    4.64
  6. Jordan Turner

    Jordan Turner

    PR/Marketing/Corporate Communications

    Canada - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 8

    With professional experience as part of a national, corporate marketing team, I offer more than just great writing; I identify key messages and deliver them effectively across all marketing channels - from social media to editorials. As demonstrated by Elance testing, I am a top performer in all marketing and PR-related skills. I develop content for press releases, websites, advertorials, brochures, leaflets, and all other forms of marketing materials.

    $35.00 /hr
    6 hours
    5.00
  7. Naveen Sharma

    Naveen Sharma Agency Contractor

    Affordable High Quality Content Writer

    India - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 2

    I'm a professional writer and translator with acquired skills of SEO copywriting and content managing. I have a 2 years experience as a web writer and content manager. I write all types of web content - landing pages, emails, blogs, tutorials, writing reviews, researching markets and audiences. I make sure that the content is of high quality and is not copied. I work as per your requirements. - with 24-48 hour turnaround for urgent jobs - you get replies within hours, not days - Additional SEO and keyword research. I am happy to talk via phone/Skype or email to make sure your project is a success. I will help you reach to your goal. I also offer SEO packages as part of my copywriting. These can include: - Conducting a full review of your website, checking for errors, html issues, loading speed. - Identifying areas for improvement in site structure and usability (can your audience navigate their way around your website?) - Setting up and monitoring Google Analytics, supplying reports and analysis. - Digital marketing strategy (eg Google+, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest). I have been involved in iPhone programming projects, using image processings, maps, HTML Parsing, Web Services, Drawing, Push Notifications, Core Data/SQLite databases, regular expressions, etc. I can also design the creative and innovative designs of the mobile apps. I have used following key features: 1. Facebook, Twitter and other social media integration. 2. Image processing, like crop, erasing, unerasing, coloring etc. 3. Developed web services. 4. XMPP chat integration. 5. In App purchase. 6. iAds and Admob ads for iphone apps. 7. Maps and cluster integrity. 8. Graphics designing for App interface. 9. Revmob and Flurry integration. 10. GPS integration for location tracking. 11. SQL integration. 12. Data retrieval from API's for return value. 13. Images/Video/Audio integrity. I am an experienced Data Entry/Web Research/Email Handling Specialist. Doing works involving with Web Researching, MS Word, Powerpoint, Excel, PDF files. I also have experience in networking and PC troubleshooting. I am good with office works as I had experienced from my previous job. I keep everything organized and planned. I'm a good listener, honest, fast,flexible, open-minded, fast learner and capable of working long hours. I can do multi-tasking job, able to work in a fast pace environment, independent and highly responsible.

    Associated with: Outsourcemastery Agency

    $5.00 /hr
    277 hours
    4.47
  8. Colin Johanson

    Colin Johanson

    Inventor and researcher, qualified Ergonomist

    Australia - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 6

    I am University qualified, to Post Graduate level and experience includes: lecturing; home and office design; CAD; business; engineering; HR; advocacy; technical writing; typography; graphics; and Web Based applications. A lateral thinking product designer, semi-retired, with experience in many fields, including ergonomics, web and graphic design, and recently as a professional medical Forum Moderator on a US site. I have worked in Australia and USA and have had a disability, requiring the use of a wheelchair for 39 years, which has not limited me very much. Widely travelled, and a sailor at World Championship level. I have a strong sense of justice and knowledge of IP (own patents and trademarks) and enjoy tasks requiring deep thought, innovation and sensitivity. I am a strong believer in the KISS principle (Keep It Simple, Stupid) as communication that is easily read or scanned is far more effective to create interest and engage the reader.

    $25.00 /hr
    8 hours
    0.00