If you're struggling to start your cover letter, here are 6 different variations that have worked for others, along with why they worked. Use them as inspiration for your introductory paragraph.
Ever since I migrated my personal blog to Google Cloud Platform (GCP), I knew I wanted to work with a company that prioritized accessibility and innovation like Google does. The simplicity of setting up my blog on GCP resonated with me, and when I saw the Solutions Architect position available, it immediately felt like the perfect opportunity to join a team that shares my passion for making cloud computing accessible to all.
As a frequent user of Microsoft Azure to deploy applications for the nonprofit organizations I volunteer for, I have been consistently impressed with the platform's ability to provide reliable, scalable solutions. Given my hands-on experience and genuine appreciation for Azure, I was thrilled to discover the Solutions Architect opening at Microsoft and I'm eager to contribute my skills to empower more organizations with your cloud solutions.
When I traveled across Europe last year, I relied heavily on Airbnb to find unique accommodations and connect with local hosts. I discovered my passion for using technology to create meaningful experiences and decided that I wanted to be part of a company that prioritizes community building. With my experience as a Solutions Architect, I am excited to apply for the same role at Airbnb and contribute to your mission of creating a world where anyone can belong anywhere.
As a long-time Netflix subscriber, I have witnessed firsthand the company's evolution from a DVD rental service to a global content powerhouse. As someone who appreciates the power of technology in revolutionizing industries, I am excited about the opportunity to apply my experience as a Solutions Architect at Netflix in order to help the company continue to innovate and thrive in the entertainment space.
In my years in the cloud computing industry, I have admired IBM's commitment to investing in the development and growth of emerging technologies like artificial intelligence and quantum computing. As a Solutions Architect who values innovation and pushing the boundaries of technology, I am excited about the opportunity to join IBM and contribute my skills, experience, and passion to a team that is shaping the future of computing.