Java Developer Cover Letter

A Java Developer is a specific type of software developer or architect who uses the programming language Java to create software and computer programs. They use Java to write code for client-specific or business-specific programs. They also test software to identify any bugs with the new software and make any necessary changes to the program to repair problems. Java Developers can be involved in the creation of websites and web and mobile applications. At the managerial level, Java Developers can oversee teams of computer programmers and software testers to ensure projects are being completed within time and budget constraints.

Cover letters for Java Developers are likely to mention the following skills:

  • Understanding of the Java programming language
  • Analytical skills
  • Troubleshooting ability
  • Problem solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Organizational skills
  • Oral and written communication abilities

The Java Developer sample cover letter appearing below displays the skills and qualifications that should typically be mentioned on this type of document.

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Dear Mr. Solomon:

I am sending my resume in response to your recent post for a Java Developer to join your software development team at Coding Infinity. I feel that I possess the professional and educational background that will enable me to successfully meet and exceed the demands and expectations of this position.

Since 2004, I have been developing my coding and testing skills in a few professional environments and have created and implemented efficient applications and programs in various industries, including the medical, retail and manufacturing industries. I am proficient and certified in Java and JavaScript and have worked extensively with other programming languages, such as C#, C++, Python and SQL.

I offer the following highlights to display my achievements and reinforce my abilities:

  • Created software applications for the 200+ sales force of The Medical Group
  • Managed the development of prototypes and mockups for Business Associates
  • Designed and developed software solutions for various clients for Consulting Partners
  • Certified Software Tester (CSTE) and IEEE Professional Software Developer Certification
  • Awarded Master of Science in Computer Science from UNC – Charlotte

I feel that by assuming managerial roles in both my positions at Business Associates and Skywagon Retail, Inc., I built a strong combination of technological and leadership skills that will prove to be an asset to your company. My 10+ years experience in this field has strengthened by analytical and troubleshooting skills to the level that has led me to see many software development projects to successful completion, from design to implementation.

I look forward to speaking with you more about my qualifications. Thank you for your consideration.

Sincerely,
Kevin P. Escoto