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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. Lindsey Heimbach

    Lindsey Heimbach

    Dedicated Copywriter and Copyeditor

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

    Specializing in web copy, copyediting and book content. Providing well-researched, professional deliverables to client websites, blogs, zines and more. Experience providing high quality content and tight turnarounds under contracts with major companies such as National Positions. Academic background in psychology and neuroscience.

    $50.00 /hr
    46 hours
    4.87
  2. Vlassis Valatas

    Vlassis Valatas

    Electrical Engineer

    Greece - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3

    I have over 15 years of experience working in sales, technical and purchasing departments as a technical advisor/consultant, buyer and later as a purchasing manager. Since 2006 I am offering the same services as an independent contractor. All these years I have learned to be flexible and to adapt to the needs of the company that I'm working for. I can provide a variety of services including but not limited to market research (either from buyer or seller perspective), negotiation, preparation and analysis of related reports, dealing with international clients or suppliers, technical consultancy, translation or copywriting of technical documents, manuals and user guides.

    $15.00 /hr
    3,959 hours
    5.00
  3. Mark Bosire

    Mark Bosire

    Expert Writer: Academic, Techinal, Website and Article Writing.

    Kenya - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 3

    To share my writing skills and competently thrive to achieve success for my clients. I have great writing and verbal skills and the experience acquired over the years guarantees my clients quality work, delivered on time and unique. The field scope of writings I can do is wide therefore flexible to fit clients needs. These fields may include article writing, academic writing, technical writing or website content writing emphasizing on SEO articles. I can also adapt to any clients needs without compromising the quality of work that I do. Hire me and you won't regret it. Regards.

    $16.67 /hr
    20 hours
    4.92
  4. Subhash Dawgotra

    Subhash Dawgotra

    Full Time Article Writer & Product Reviewer

    India - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 3

    I am an experienced writer who will get it done right the first time. With years of industry and online experience, I am skilled in writing SEO-friendly content. To date, I have written content on different niche websites and blogs and have a long list of clientele ready to vouch and recommend my work. I am very comfortable writing about topics in a variety of niches. My work is high quality, well researched, and original. Some of my content specialties include article writing, website content, ebook writing, and review writing.

    $3.33 /hr
    0 hours
    4.92
  5. Hassan Akhtar

    Hassan Akhtar Agency Contractor

    WordPress Developer | Article Writer | Tech Blogger

    Pakistan - Last active: 26 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

    I am an experienced WordPress developer, technical writer and SEO consultant. I've been working in the online industry for four years, growing and evolving with new technologies and trends. If you want to build an effective website, add some zest to your copy or increase your organic traffic then I can help you. Here at oDesk I have helped people build awesome WordPress-powered websites. I have also written top-notch content on diverse topics including health, real estate, blogging, social media and internet marketing.

    Associated with: Tuddis

    $19.00 /hr
    1,111 hours
    4.99
  6. DD Lerner

    DD Lerner

    Wordsmith, Customer Support Specialist

    United States - Last active: 04/22/2014 - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 9

    Your vision is my inspiration. My goal is to produce what your mind imagines - words that match your vision, purpose, feeling and product. If you can describe it, I can write it. Simple and direct, on time and on budget, when we collaborate, we motivate, call to action, impress, educate, and generate the excitement and momentum needed to engender success. If your project needs to be written, polished, refreshed or edited, I am your "go to" because my attitude is "can do." In collaboration with remote and local business owners, I have produced and delivered sales pitches and marketing presentations; website, blog and advertising copy; articles; speeches; workshop, teaching and operations manuals; resumes, business letters, and even a love letter or two. I am passionate about providing 100% customer satisfaction. Thank you in advance for your consideration and for your confidence.

    $20.00 /hr
    49 hours
    4.99
  7. Pablo Varela

    Pablo Varela

    Documentation Expert / Technical Writer / Translator

    Argentina - Last active: 4 months ago - Tests: 2

    Based on my 8 year's experience in the translation and technical documentation industries, I can: * develop your technical and non-technical guides, reference material, and website technical copy. * design a tailored process to produce your documentation, based on agile methodologies. * design and develop your content strategy and manage your documentation life-cycle. * develop tools for your documentation process. * write content. * translate English into Spanish. Mantra: single sourcing, minimalist documentation.

    $27.78 /hr
    155 hours
    5.00
  8. Russell E.

    Russell E. Agency Contractor

    Technical Support Engineer, Virtual Assistant, Adobe Photoshop Expert

    Philippines - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    OBJECTIVE:To secure a position in a company that offers challenging assignments, the opportunity to increase individual responsibility which require a career path for advancement. JOB EXPERIENCE: PSR Media and Publishing Travelling Photographer Travel blogger-writer Graphic Artist Munchweb Technical Support Officer Web Admin-Content Writer Video Rendering and Recording Graphic Artist Data-mining SEO Great Image Services Inc. - Studio Professional Photographer Photo Retouch-er Photoshop Instructor ADOBE Sytems Technical Support Engineer Customer Support Officer Technical Writer Other relevant experiences: Pinoy Sound Radio - Web Admin MISMO Magazine – Graphic Artist JHMMT Org. (Non-profit) - Desktop Publishing Sacred Heart College - ABcomm. Art director for mock advertising projects.

    Associated with: Staff Outsource Agency

    $10.99 /hr
    0 hours
    4.76