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Dear Ms. Wasilewski:
I am writing to be considered for the position of PHP Developer. With over 10 years of experience in development and a wide skill set, I am ready and able to bring much to the operations of Ripper Industries.
My professional background makes me a great match for this position, especially my experience as a PHP Web Developer at Halifax Systems, and I am certain I would make a valuable addition to your organization. I am skilled in SEO and web application development as well as mobile application creation. My on-the-job experience has additionally afforded me skills in customer service, critical thinking, and Technical writing and reading.
Some highlights of my qualifications and experience include:
Skilled in hardware operating systems and network procedures
Managed relational databases systems and web development and web services
Managed and maintained development of PHP backend for dynamic database driven websites
Provided technical support in the assurance of quality systems and system changes
Proficient in CSS/HTML, jQuery, Linux, and Unix platforms
Hands-on experience with designing tools such as Microsoft Project, Apache, and Dot Project
Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering from Dominion College
My educational background and professional experience, combined with my personal qualities and passion for website design, make me extremely enthusiastic about an opportunity tocontribute to the mobile application successes at Ripper Industries. Thank you for your time and consideration, I look forward to hearing from you.