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Sample cover letter for Internship position at Amazon


Software Developer

Respected Sir,

I am a third year undergraduate in the [ ] Department at [ ] I am interested in pursuing an internship as a software development engineer (SDE) during the summer of 2016 at Amazon.

During my time at [ ] ,I have worked on different software

engineering projects (of all scales) and have experience programming in C,

C++, Python, PHP. I have also worked with a number of assorted libraries,

and have experience in using version control systems such as Git/SVN. I

think that my technical expertise and committment make me a good fit for

your organisation.

I feel that being the largest online retailer in the world, Amazon is committed to constantly impact the lives of their customers by providing solutions through technology to their everyday challenges and requirements. It will be a great opportunity for me to learn and acquire the practical aspects of my study area from such motivated people in the industry.

I hope that my application will

be to your satisfaction and please let me know if any further details need

to be provided.

Hoping for a positive reply,

Thanking you,

Warm Regards,

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