Dear Ms. Thelma Duval,
I am applying for the position of Data Architect with Alphanumeric Systems, Inc.
I have a bachelor’s degree in information technology and I completed an internship to gain hands on experience working with professionals. I have three years of experience working in an IT Department and I met the requirements to earn my Certified Data Management Professional certification. I do plan to renew my certificate as necessary.
I have extensive knowledge of data analysis, integration, design and management. I am also familiar with Web development, warehousing and modeling and I have worked with a variety of different systems. I also have experience working with programs such as SQL, Excel, Access and XML.
I have acquired the skills to research, collect and translate data in order to provide advanced technical support. I can help to coordinate activities and create plans for existing and future projects. I have the ability to analyze procedures and policies to identify areas where change is required in order to be more efficient. I also have the skills to install new software and make upgrades when necessary.
I possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work closely with the developers, designers and other professionals within the company. I have outstanding organizational and time management skills with the ability to multi task and meet tight deadlines and I know I can be a valuable member of your team.
I am ready to take on this entry-level position and you can reach me for an interview by calling (555)-555-5555.