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Full Stack Developer

United Rentals

United Rentals

Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, September 14, 2023

Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.

As a Full Stack Developer at United Rentals, you will enjoy a sense of ownership to fit right into an emerging team at United Rentals - Customer Digital Technology. You will deliver on key strategic objectives at United Rentals and as a member of this team, you will be critical in developing and integrating software systems to render industry leading user experiences across the company website, mobile app and automated notifications. You will have the opportunity to work with world-class vendors and software providers, where technical enthusiasm and creative solutions meet to have tangible impact in the real world.

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:

  • Collaborate with the product team and other IT groups in an agile framework to analyze requirements, determine scope, estimate tasks, document, develop, test, deploy and maintain solutions

  • Build a thorough end-to-end understanding of API call chain for company websites and the mobile app

  • Design algorithms, workflows and data models for backend systems to create new software features

  • Work with UX designers on new features and enhancements

  • Deploy, configure and maintain programs and applications from Front-End to Middleware APIs to Back-End systems

  • Partner with IT Operations/ Infrastructure to architect solutions that are secure, robust and scalable

  • Perform tests to improve quality of software promoted up through different stages of development and avoid performance issues

  • Perform root cause analysis across system call chains for issues reported

  • Research and follow latest security requirements, software trends and perform best-practice research to support team goals

  • Other duties assigned as needed

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics preferred or equivalent compelling industry experience

  • 7+ years of software development experience

  • Strong experience in programming concepts and SQL programming (like SQL Server, DB2)

  • Strong critical thinking skills with in-depth experience in full stack development - PHP, Javascript including frameworks like Vue.js, web service APIs, HTML, CSS

  • Effectively communicate complex concepts with team members and vendors, both verbal and written

  • Rapidly absorb complex technical and/or conceptual information

  • Anticipate issues and provide solutions for complex problems

  • Balance a self-motivated, independent work ethic with intense cross-functional collaboration needed to drive project success

  • Hands-on software troubleshooting experience while under pressure

  • Experience working on a CMS like Drupal is a big plus

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.

Mutual respect for the dignity and fundamental rights of all persons defines our culture. United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or any other status protected by law. If you need a reasonable accommodation at any point of the application process, please email for assistance.