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Peter H. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 24, 2011

Peter H.

Technical Writer
   Canada
  |   Ottawa, Ontario
  |  4:50 am Local Time

Overview

I have 15 years' experience technical writing in Ottawa Canada concentrating on the high technology sector, especially telecommunications. In that time I have gained a reputation for high quality, accessible work. The product is always tailored to the intended audience. I have experience at almost every aspect of technical communications. Prospective clients have access to references who know my work well.

As well I am known as a high-quality blogger on scientific and technological subjects. See my blog at www.petersjournal.ca. While I am...

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Work can be done in Microsoft Word, Adobe Framemaker, RTF or HTML. I can liaise with your technical staff directly without bothering you. I take the initiative on setting up contact sessions etc.

I also know Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. I can create the simpler diagrams myself or coordinate with a third-party illustrator (which I can arrange) for more complicated ones.

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Employment

Self Employed
Senior Technical Writer
2005 - Present
Took charge of client technical writing requirements including planning and implementation.
University of Ottawa
Research Associate
2002 - 2005
Working in a group of approximately 12 graduate students and Research Associates. Duties included: * Producing user guides for laboratory techniques; mentoring students and postdocs * Independent...
Nortel Networks
Application Engineer
2000 - 2001
Optical Amplifier optimization for long haul systems; link budgets.
Nortel Networks
Senior Technical Writer
1997 - 2000
Creating internal documentation for Nortel design staff.
Self Employed
Freelance technical writer
1994 - 1997
Performing various technical writing assignments for corporate clients in the Ottawa, Ontario area.

Education

Dalhousie University
Doctor of Philosophy
- 1988
University of Manitoba
Masters Degree
- 1983
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telecommunications
high tech
writer
science
technology
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