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United Rentals Admin, Web Security in Shelton, Connecticut

Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.

As a Web Security Administrator at United Rentals, you will fulfill standard Linux Administration and web administration duties within the confines of the group and the strategic direction of United Rentals.

If you would enjoy the chance to make your mark with the world’s largest equipment rental provider, consider a future with United Rentals. We'll provide the tools, the technology and the support you need to do the job right. You will also be supported by a strong management team that will help you achieve your goals.

Additional duties include the following:

  • Maintain and oversee the operational health of the Linux and web server environment as well as regular CVEs that are discovered by IT Security

  • Maintain local security posture on Linux servers/virtual machines running on VMWARE 7.x

  • Plan and execute system upgrades to Operating System as well as PHP, Apache, NGINX

  • Provide technical support for developers and other internal teams

  • Work with application owners to schedule downtime for routine and security updates

  • Provide automated solutions for log management and other tasks that could introduce downtime

  • Analyze logs for troubleshooting errors

  • Utilize CLI tools for service or application restarts

  • Assist IT Infrastructure team with requests on Linux based systems or virtual appliances

  • Other duties assigned as needed

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, engineering, or other related scientific or technical discipline

  • Relevant industry certifications will be considered

  • 1-3 years of experience with Ubuntu, RHEL, or CentOS – AWS Linux AMI

  • Familiar with package management via yum and apt

  • Linux user and group management, file systems, permissions

  • Experience with SSH and terminal access

  • Experience with PHP, Apache, and NGINX

  • Apache directive and PHP module management

  • Scripting experience a plus (i.e. Bash, Python, etc…)

  • Availability to work as needed off-hours or weekends

  • Travel as required

At United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company, we believe that it takes great employees to build a great organization – and we’re passionate about helping our people grow professionally and embrace teamwork in everything they do. Our culture is based on our corporate values and centers on mutual respect, job satisfaction, diversity and a shared responsibility to build a better future.

What's in it for you?

U.S. Full Time roles : Best in class benefits offering includes medical, dental, vision, flex spending and health savings accounts; 401(k) retirement with company match; life and disability insurance; and paid time off including sick, vacation, holidays, and paid parental leave. Comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.

U.S. Non-Full Time roles: Benefits offering includes 401(k) retirement with company match; paid time off including sick, vacation and holidays; and comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.

Canada: Best in class benefits package which includes medical, dental & vision, RRSP/DPSP*, paid time off, comprehensive training and development, and career growth opportunities.

*Offered for full time roles, non-full time eligibility in select provinces.

United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.