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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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  1. Maily Proietti

    Freelance translator En>It, Fr>It, Pt>It

    Italy - Last active: 1 day ago - Portfolio: 1

    Italian native speaker with a Master's Degree in Foreign Languages (MA) with extensive experience and specific skills about translations in various fields (websites, medical and historical books, manuals, articles, apps, eCommerce and product descriptions). Translations are accurate and reflect the different nuances of the original text. I am also an experienced proofreader and I'm currently working with various agencies. Feel free to ask any question.

    $8.00 /hr
    52 hours
  2. Jason Cohen

    Professional Editor, Technical Writer, and Baseball Writer

    United States - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 2

    As a technical writer, I have written about a multitude of subjects, including the government and medical contracting world. I have also developed employee instruction manuals as well as customer user guides. As a baseball writer, I generate content as well as proofread and edit contributor work on a daily basis. I have experience implementing SEO strategies and managing social media accounts (Twitter, Facebook).

    $16.67 /hr
    245 hours

    MALAY PATEL Agency Contractor

    Android, iPhone, Wearables,IT Manager, 7000+ hours

    India - Last active: 14 hours ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 13

    To work as a consultant (Software Developer)/ IT manager to provide best technical/innovative solution to the problem

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance, Bluehost Developers and Designers

    Associated with: ABSOLON INFOTECH

    $18.89 /hr
    8,712 hours
  4. Adnan Akram

    Adnan Akram Agency Contractor

    Project Manager

    Pakistan - Last active: 26 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 2

    Virtual Assistant, Web Development , WordPress, SEO and web content writer, Online researcher and all types of data entry tasks expert.

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    Associated with: Af Media Group Agency

    $5.00 /hr
    4,838 hours
  5. Pooja Shetty

    Pooja Shetty Agency Contractor

    Senior Technical Writer

    Canada - Last active: 27 days ago - Tests: 2

    To work on documentation projects which could involve creating documents, reports, e-mails, edit and review content, etc.

    Associated with: Documentation Specialists

    $20.00 /hr
    3,736 hours