Dear Mrs. Beveridge,
With this cover letter, I am applying for the Research Engineer position advertised with your company, that I found on www.careerbuilder.com. I thank you to review my enclosed resume as well.
I have a Masters Degree in Engineering, have completed an intensive internship at Massachusetts Institute of Technology researching various manufacturing processes, and also have five years working hands on in a Research Engineer role. This more than qualifies me for your outstanding opportunity at your well reputed company, Novozymes. In addition, I am extremely well versed in researching methods, products, and processes of an electrical nature and application; as well as creating new optimized prototypes for use. I have worked as both leader and team player in my career, and can do both well.
If you find that my qualifications are compelling, please do not hesitate to contact me at (555)-555-5555. Thanks for considering me today for this position.