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Systems Administrator

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Bonita Springs, Florida, United States

Company: Herc Rentals

Req #: 36808

Herc Rentals Inc. is a premier, full-service equipment rental firm – providing our customers the equipment, services and solutions they need to achieve optimal performance safely, efficiently and effectively. A pioneer of the equipment rental industry, Herc Rentals continues to evolve and grow through technological innovations, expanded product offerings and value-added services and consultative solutions to support its customers’ projects. 


With more than 55 years of equipment rental expertise, approximately 5,100 employees and approximately 295 company-operated locations across North America, Herc Rentals serves a broad range of end markets, including construction; industrial operations, refineries and petrochemical operations; governmental entities and contractors; disaster recovery and remediation; infrastructure; railroad operations; utilities; film, television, live entertainment and special event production; agricultural operations; and facilities management..



Short Description

The Systems Administrator performs administration, operational support, and design for complex enterprise server computing systems. This position is expected to be competent to work at the highest technical level of server computing platforms. This role will work independently most of the time and must have the ability to perform advanced security administration, problem diagnosis, and the knowledge to know when to escalate concerns or problems to Management. 


This role is a strong match for a technical performer who can work independently and have a desire to expand their knowledge with Amazon Web Services (AWS).  The ideal candidate for this position will need demonstrated experience with server patching, vulnerability management, server monitoring and alerting.


  • Perform security patching and vulnerability remediation on Amazon Web Services and on servers using enterprise patching management tools
  • Perform server monitoring and alerting using enterprise monitoring software
  • Perform advanced security administration and the ability to resolve complex security problems.
  • Meet service level agreements (SLA’s) for the business.
  • Resolve service desk incidents in a timely manner and ensure customer satisfaction with the resolution.
  • Audit and remediate security concerns and assist with control reviews.
  • Install, modify and maintain complex server systems while jointly working with business units to ensure quality assurance
  • Write and update technical documentation for incidents, projects as needed or requested.
  • Perform thorough testing of new patch or software releases to provide the best server availability possible.
  • Maintain system software currency.
  • Resolve complex server and storage questions or problems, including those problems arising from their systems interaction with other systems.
  • Perform problem identification and resolution to avoid disruptions of service, including problems related to network data access.
  • Have a basic understanding of all other systems accessed by their system.
  • Stay abreast of change management as it relates to your domain of support. This includes trends and developments in assigned areas.
  • Provide training as needed to personnel.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to Total Quality and the process of continuous improvement. 
  • Ensure compliance with approved Corporate and company IT policies.
  • Perform other assigned duties as required.


  • 5 years of hands on experience with server and storage support emphasis
  • Strong understanding of all product and service needs with knowledge of changing technologies
  • Experience supporting Microsoft Operating Systems, Linux and VMware
  • Experience with server and storage hardware troubleshooting
  • Experience developing processes and implementing policies and procedures
  • Ability to Patch Servers and remediate vulnerabilities with an enterprise
  • Experience monitoring an infrastructure environment with enterprise solution
  • Basic VMWare operation experience

Professional Experience

Educational Background

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration/Accounting, or other related field or recent equivalent work experience

Conditions of Employment


  • Ability to communicatie effectively and efficiently
  • Dependability
  • Highly self-motivated and directed with an attention to detail
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Listening skills
  • Teamwork


Our long-term strategy underscores the understanding that our success depends on the dedication and capability of our team members. We are focused on attracting, retaining and empowering talented and dedicated people to build the best team in the equipment rental industry. We also seek to build a team that reflects the variety of people, cultures and communities we interact with every day and to create an inclusive, productive environment in which all team members feel valued and respected.


Herc Rentals provides an excellent compensation and benefits package, which includes a competitive salary, retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive medical, dental, vision care, life insurance coverage, paid vacation and holidays. 


Herc does not discriminate in employment based on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, disability, nationals origin, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, political affiliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factors.


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