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Dear (Employer),

In response to your job posting for a Senior Software Engineer, I have attached my resume for your review.

My background includes 7 years of C++ programming in a high volume transaction environment. I have a passion for coding and produce high quality code, of which I am very proud.

Most recently, my experience has been in the financial services industry, producing systems to assist Financial Services Corp. clients maneuver the tricky world of retirement planning and portfolio allocation. I am confident that my experience would be an asset to your organization.

I would like to schedule a time to discuss my qualifications and see how they fit with your needs for a Senior Software Engineer. Please do not hesitate to contact me to arrange a time. I am available by phone at (111) 222-3333 or via email at bob.smith@smithhome.com.

I look forward to your response.

Bob Smith

As requested, my salary history is:

Financial Services Corp: starting salary $80,000 current salary: $97,000+ bonuses

XYZ Software: starting salary $60,000 ending salary: $72,000

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