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Job Cover Letter Sample for PHP Software Developer:

Dear Sir, 

My name is ....................

1. Extensive knowledge of HTML5, CSS, PHP, SQL(MySql), Javascript, JQuery
- I have built one large PHP+MySQL portal for local community of Halifx Canada. It includes possibility to create branches for local cafes, restaurants, clubs and sport centers. Integrated with payment Moneris gateway, have fully functional shopping cart: www.halifx-canada.net
- KineticJS was used to animate maps and locations, QR Encoder JS - to on fly generate QR codes for products and coupons;
- For responsive I utilize Bootstrap;
- For audio files - Howler.js jQuery library was used
- I do not like to do simple HTML coding, I prefer to use existing libraries for that

2. Experience building secure dynamic websites and infrastructure
- The portal described above uses SSO and integrated with most popular social networks. All data is stored in MongoDB encrypted MD5

3. Working knowledge of Linux scripting
- That site hosted on a dedicated Linux server under RedHat. I use Shell scripts to deploy builds from Git, and Jenkins to automate testing process

4. Extreme attention to detail
- Before doing any work I sit and described all details, interfaces and methods which are going to be developed. I like to have clear picture before doing the job

5. Ability to thoroughly test and deliver bug-free code
- For the last 3 years all my projects were launched in time and after go live I received only small things that should be corrected. I check every logical part of code before sending it to QA. I proud the quality I supply to clients

I would like to participate in your project and it is great that you pay much attention to details and quality.

My current rate is 45$/hr, but I can start from 35$/hr first month. I understand that rate is high but the quality and my professionalism reduces amount of iterations and refactoring.

I am available 30hr/week and can work weekends if this project is urgent.

Thanks and regards