Sample Computer Software Engineer Cover Letter

When writing a computer software engineer cover letter be sure the hiring manager knows you have a college degree in this field and that you're aware of what he or she is looking for from such an employee, including designing, constructing, testing and maintaining the needed software systems. All computer software engineer cover letters should provide details about what the applicants can bring to the job that may separate them from other job-seekers.

Curtis Girard
678 Wallaby Lane
Any City, USA 23232

June 10, 2006

Mr. Thomas Manion
Hiring Manager
Dyna-Mint Software Designs
22 Dogwood Road
Any Town, USA 78956

Dear Mr. Manion:

I understand from your listing on JobBankUSA.com you are in the market for a trained computer software engineer with a minimum of six years of experience. I am one who qualifies. I earned by B.A. from Balsam University and I have designed and tested software for ILB Computer Systems in Chicago, Illinois. I served as department head the last year I was there.

My specialty is software for small businesses. I am a committed employee with the ability to work as a team member, to lead and to follow, depending on the situation and responsibilities assigned to me.

Would you like to meet to talk over this job? I'd enjoy speaking with you in person. Please call me on my cell phone: 785-897-3434 to set up an interview at your convenience. Thank you for considering me for this opening and for reading my cover letter and resume.


Curtis Girard

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