Dear Mr. Knight,
This cover letter is regarding the job advertisement on your website seeking a Software Developer for your esteemed company. I am more than interested in this opportunity.
I have extensive experience as a Software Developer, and have worked in this role for the past 11 years. I contact you because I am interested in working for the best forward thinking, goal-oriented company in the industry. I have a Master’s Degree in Computer Applications; and have knowledge of the newest in computer tools and research. I am a great team player and am also able to take the reins when the position calls for it.
If you find that my qualifications meet all of your needs for this position, I hasten you to give me a call at (555)-555-5555 to schedule a time to discuss them-as well as new ideas I have for software. Thanks so much for considering me for your position, and I look forward to your call.