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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. Uliana Kaulitz

    Uliana Kaulitz

    Technical writing/Translating Specialist

    Ukraine - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 2

    Wow! I've just started with this site..... And my English to Russian Translation test result is FIRST OUT OF ALL 10,675 TEST TAKERS??!! About myself... I am a professional translator with more than 5 years working experience, I am also a Ph.D. Student in Materials Science, hence I work with technical literature every day! Double proofreading is guaranteed (by a NATIVE RUSSIAN AND UKRAINIAN SPEAKER) Don't waste your time fooking for someone else! With me your work will be done perfectly.

    $12.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  2. Mark Angelo De Castro

    Mark Angelo De Castro

    Technical Writing, Creative Writing, Software Testing

    Philippines - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 4

    I am a Computer Engineer by profession, worked with a team in a project for Design Verification and Validation for Systems on Chip. The verification process involves understanding the design specifications and its requirements, test planning, test design and implementation, regression testing, and results presentation and documentation. I also am into health and wellness, focused on better lifestyle practices. Other things I do include dancing, cooking and food prep, and writing for my blog.

    $3.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  3. Nimish Thakkar

    Nimish Thakkar

    Guaranteed Marketing, Technical, Resume Writing

    United States - Last active: 7 days ago - Portfolio: 15

    We have written thousands of documents ... Do you want your communications to sound more compelling? drive results? In corporate communications, the written word does more than just communicate --it portrays an image. Powerful writing is all about driving the desired image and message effectively. Writers at Sai Concepts have perfected this art of persuasive communication and can leverage their strategic writing expertise and training to achieve your communications goals. Whether you want attention-grabbing resume or marketing material that motivates prospects to choose you over the competition, SEO-grade web content that ranks (and converts) well, or business and technical documents that convey information effectively, we are here to help you succeed.

    $40.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.95
  4. Martyn Shuttleworth

    Martyn Shuttleworth

    Technical and Academic Writing Specialist

    Greece - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 20

    I am an experienced freelance writer with a broad range of writing styles, especially technical and academic writing. Whatever the task, I spend time carefully considering every single word and crafting well-researched content with a unique voice and flow. Specialties and experience include: Academic Writing: * Wrote a series of academic articles for Explorable.com, covering the history of science, experimental design, and statistics. These articles have been cited by leading academics and institutions in papers and textbooks. * Many years experience of academic editing and formatting for ESL students * Specialist subjects include biology, psychology, sociology, applied linguistics, and history * Formatting and editing papers for submission to academic journals Technical Writing: * A specialist in writing technical papers for gas, water, and electric utilities, as well as the construction industry. * Writing successful grant applications for charities and businesses Article Writing and Website Content: * Article writing covering a broad array of topics, including psychology, construction tools and methods, and Greek culture and history Ghost Author: * Has ghost written three books covering the history of oriental rugs, Middle Eastern politics, and applied linguistics Bringing Form and Function: Even more than the process of writing, I love researching and gathering knowledge before giving shapeless words form and function. With the ability to adapt to many styles of writing, I am thorough in my research and I am always prepared to do whatever it takes to complete an assignment. Whatever the size of the task, I strive for perfection and deliver exactly what the client wants and needs. If you are new to hiring writers, I am more than happy to spend time guiding you through the process and helping you understand how a skilled, professional writer can make a difference.

    $33.33 /hr
    52 hours
    4.97
  5. Richard Hughes

    Richard Hughes

    Proposal Development and Technical Writing

    United States - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 6

    I would like to find on-call assignments in my areas of expertise (proposal and technical writing) and assist anyone who needs help in these areas.

    $11.11 /hr
    29 hours
    4.55
  6. Rachel Kovacs

    Rachel Kovacs Agency Contractor

    Instructional Design, Technical Writing, Editing, Consulting

    United States - Last active: 4 days ago - Portfolio: 5

    My name is Rachel Kovacs, and I have the writing, editing, and instructional design experience that you are looking for. When you hire me, you hire 20 years of experience and 10 years of undergraduate and graduate school. Skills: Instructional Design Technical Writing Creative Writing Editing Training and Development eLearning Development Consultation

    Associated with: TRLJ Media, LLC

    $35.00 /hr
    42 hours
    4.81
  7. Raymond Mahilum

    Raymond Mahilum

    Experienced investigative research and technical writing

    Japan - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 1

    I am a Security Forces Investigator for the United States Air Force for eight (8) years. I have extensive experience in technical writing in investigative reports, case documentation for legal proceedings, enlisted and officer evaluation for awards and decorations, monthly anti-terrorism measures for installation security, memorandums for squadron and installation commanders. My strengths, that paramount in my job description, is my attention to detail and effective communication skills (written and oral). My weakness, and also a contributing factor to the quality of my work, is being a perfectionist. I do tend to constantly review my work to ensure that everything is in order which affects my time management. However, it has never affected my ability to meet the deadline.

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  8. Ralph Lorenzo Lavares

    Ralph Lorenzo Lavares

    SQL Database Programming, Technical Writing and Translation

    Philippines - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 1

    I have developed applications for desktop using Visual Basic and C#,as well as websites using ASP.NET and HTML. My main competency is on updating and adding extra features of applications. I also have some experience in the areas of:SQL,VBA,technical writing,software design and testing. Other Qualifications: Technical Writing Language Translation(Localization)

    $7.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00