Front End Developer Cover Letter

Front End Developers are the liaison between Designers and Back End Developers. They bring the Designer’s concept to life through a mix of HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Some typical duties of Front End Developers include interpreting UI/UX wireframes, translating UX concepts into code, developing new user features, testing the functionality of web applications, presenting work to project stakeholders, collaborating with others who are involved in a project, optimizing web applications for speed and building a library of reusable code. Our selection of Front End Developer resumes showcase the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • Proficiency in CSS3 and HTML5
  • Proficiency in JavaScript libraries and frameworks
  • Understanding of basic SEO design principles
  • Experience with CSS preprocessors
  • Knowledge of responsive and mobile design
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Experience with photo editing software such as Photoshop
  • Problem solving skills
  • Understanding of web development process (design, develop, deploy)

Below is a sample Front End Developer cover letter that exhibits these skills and competencies.

For help with your resume, check out our extensive Front End Developer Resume Samples.

Dear Ms. Hadfield,

I am writing you to apply to the position of Front End Developer. My three years of experience as a Front End Developer for Decker Digital has honed my CSS3 and HTML5 skills, as well as my knowledge of mobile and responsive design.

My professional experience includes bringing the wireframes of the UX designer to life through HTML5 and CSS3, as well as collaborating with Back End Developers to create a stellar finished product. I think my skills and experience makes me a great fit for Atlas Digital.

Here are some of my most relevant qualifications and accomplishments:

  • Three years of experience as a Front End Developer for Decker Digital
  • Crafted various website features using HTML5 CSS3 and JavaScript
  • Developed and Implemented project scope and timelines based on the design-develop-deploy process
  • Collaborated with UX designers and Back End Developers and ensured coherence between all parties
  • Tested feature prototypes for bugs and user experience

I know how important the details are for a Front End Developer. My keen attention to detail and dedication to solving any problem at hand are what separates me from other candidates with similar qualifications. If you agree that I’d be a good fit for your organization, I would love to schedule an interview at your earliest convenience.

Sincerely,
Lillie R. Labriola