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Jorge De La Garza | Elance
 
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Jorge De La Garza

Technical Writer and Editor
   United States
  |   Carrollton, TX
  |  1:16 am Local Time

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I have an extensive background as a technical writer and editor with more than 20 years in various corporate environments. Since November of 2010, I’ve worked as an independent freelance and contract technical writer.

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May 15, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed

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This is a sample of a detailed guideline for the development of screen applications.
This is a sample of a comprehensive operating procedures manual for scanning paper...
This is a sample of a detailed guideline for the development of report applications.

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• Worked on a contract for Lennox International composing, editing and proofreading complex software and procedural documentation for a multi-phase demand and supply planning project.
• Functioned as a document management analyst for JP Morgan Chase on a contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, proofreading sensitive immigration documents.
• Served as a data analyst for Wells Fargo by identifying and eliminating invalid CMS keys for their corporate customer service division.
• Work remotely on various contract technical writing / editing / proofreading assignments for E-Lance and Freelancer.com.
• Assisted individual clients with the following: content writing for web SEO; rewrote content for WordPress blogs; edited a web site directed at IT managers and software developers; edited and proofread an academic thesis on business development in the IT field; created a Linked In page.
• Worked on a contract for NEC Corporation to complete functional design of operating guidelines, procedures and business standards for their client, the 7-11 Corporation.
• Communicated with software programmers to review and edit design development documents.
• Coordinated with colleagues and team leads for project management review of all documents prior to submission to the client.
• Worked on a contract for CompuCom to assist their client Levi Strauss and Company with the migration of a help desk database from Canada to Mexico.
• Gathered and analyzed data and procedural...

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Employment

Science Applications International Corporation
Technical Writer and Editor
2002 - 2010
Composed, edited and revised operating procedures manuals, new user training guides, technical guides, statements of work and proposals for both SAIC and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s...

Education

Ellis College of NY Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Arts - English
2007 - 2008
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technical writing
technical editing
blog writing
editorial writing
report writing
data collection
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