Dear Ms. Brummel:
I have been involved in training clients and designing custom solution with Microsoft products for many years. I would like the opportunity to see new Microsoft technologies first hand. Specifically, I am writing to you about the System Administrator (Job code: XXXXXXX) and System Engineer ( Jobcode: 180703) positions I found while browsing the careers section of your website.
I am a System Engineer specializing in Novell Netware and Windows 2000/2003 Active Directory. For the last eight years, I ran a successful consulting business focusing on end-user training and Microsoft Systems support and administration. Some of my former and current clients include: Onesoft Corporation, Novell, Oppenheimer Funds, Cal State Hayward, Energy Commission, Brigham Young University, Department of Justice, Franklin Covey and Anderson Consulting.
In the course of pursuing my business interests I have acquired several professional certifications including: Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer , Microsoft Certified Trainer, Microsoft Certified Desktop Technician, Cisco Certified Network Associate( CCNA )and Novell Engineer. I have 14 years of experience in the IT field; my previous employment is further detailed in the enclosed resume.
I feel I can bring my extensive field and training experience to exceed the expectations for a person in the positions available. I would like to speak with you at your convenience to discuss how I can contribute to Microsoft’s continued success. I can be reached at (916)789-1779 any time. I look forward to hearing from you soon.