Dear (Sir, Madame, Mr. Name, Mrs. Name, Miss Name),
I am writing to you today, hoping to briefly introduce myself and demonstrate my capabilities and achievements within the ever growing and demanding sector of Computer Science.
I am finishing my final year of education at (name of university) where I have been working towards my (name of degree) in Computer Science.
I expect to graduate in (date of graduation) and therefore am eager to secure an exiting position with a company such as (name of company you are writing to) for my future.
My course has focussed on a variety of specialist tools such as Algorithm Analysis, Software engineering, creating Database Systems, (+ list others relevant to you). These have assisted me in broadening my knowledge while showing me the diverse side of Computer Science that I find fascinating.
I have gained further experience aside from my studies, through the summer internship program at (name of place), the time spent there opened my eyes further to the creative challenges required in the industry and how it is forever evolving. I rapidly adapted to the new work culture and team members who became trusted associates throughout my time spent there. This internship solidified my beliefs in choosing this career path for myself.
I am fanatical about precision and order, enjoy problem solving and the challenges it brings with it and believe in team efforts.
I am confident that I would be an appreciated and welcome asset to (name of the company) and I hope that you will give me the chance to interview for the available position as soon as possible.
I thank you for your time taken today.
Looking forward to hearing from you.
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Sometown, NJ 55555 | (555) 555-5555 | email@example.com
October 4, 2017
Ms. Lori Hopkins
VP of Information Technology
245 Maple St.
Sometown, NJ 55555
Dear Ms. Hopkins:
I found your posting on Monster for a network administrator and knew I wanted to apply immediately. ABC Corporation’s reputation for responsive service and proactive support differentiates your company from the rest, and I would like to be part of your dynamic team.
Since graduating from XYZ College with a BS in computer science, I have worked for three years as a network administrator for DEF Company. In this role, I am valued as a solutions-focused manager of networks, IT systems, user support functions and technology projects. I have experience in all areas covered in your job ad, including:
- Network and Server Design and Administration
- LAN, WAN, VPN, SAN and VoIP Infrastructure
- Network Analysis and Optimization
- System Security, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Plans
- Cloud Computing and Data Storage
- Enterprise System and Software Implementations
Known as a keen technical trouble-shooter, I am dedicated to providing cost-effective and expedient solutions optimizing network stability and security; improving performance of systems and equipment; and resolving issues such as network crashes, system slowdowns and virus outbreaks.
At DEF Company, I provide world-class service technical support in an enterprise environment, and I am confident I would quickly become a productive network administrator at ABC Corporation. If you agree, please call me at (555) 555-5555 to set up an interview.
I look forward to your response.
“Barbara is my right hand in maintaining a high-integrity network environment. Her proactive network monitoring, performance tuning and troubleshooting skills ensure that our systems operate at their full potential.” — B. Frazier, IT Director, DEF Company
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