Sunbelt Rentals

Sr. Software Engineer- iSeries

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Sunbelt Rentals strives to be the customer’s first choice in the equipment rental industry. From pumps to scaffolding to general construction tools, we aim to be the only call needed to outfit a job site with the proper equipment. Not only do we offer a vast fleet that ranks among the best in the industry, we pair it all with a friendly and knowledgeable staff. Our employees are our greatest asset, and although we present a comprehensive equipment offering, our expertise and service are what truly distinguish us from the competition.


We pride ourselves on investing in our workforce and offer competitive benefits, as well as extensive on-the-job training for all eligible employees.


As a highly successful national company, we are constantly looking for talented individuals to support our growth. If you are interested in pursuing a rewarding career, we invite you to review our opportunities!






Sr. Software Engineer

Sunbelt’s is equipped for success so we can make it happen for our customers.

The Senior Software Engineer is empowered to deliver innovative solutions for key applications in smart, creative ways. This developer is a team player who always serves the end user by building quality products. This role works with more senior team members to learn more about Sunbelt and the needs/requirements in its customer facing and internal business applications.

Position Objective:

The Senior Programmer / Analyst oversees and actively participates in the design, testing, implementation and support of the ERP system, and related technologies.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Analyze functional requirements to determine technical design
    creating technical specifications for larger scale
    projects. Provide level of effort assessments.
  • Develops software solutions utilizing native IBM Power systems languages and tools.
  • Analyze new and emerging business technologies.
  • Analyze, assess, and support existing business applications.
  • Direct and mentor development team members.
  • Research and advise on emerging application development practices.
  • Develops and improves the corporation’s programming, documentation and computer standards.
  • Responsible for the adherence to change controls and change management protocols
  • Incorporates performance and auditing considerations in delivered applications and development
  • Identify and suggest new and evolving technologies and provide management with insight and recommendations/improvements to current systems


  • Ability to collaborate with Vendors and cross functional teams to design, develop, and deploy new applications.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects, with little supervision.
  • Communicate effectively across development and business teams.
  • Extensive experience with application development using RPGLE, RPG-FREE, Web service development.
  • Experience exposing and consuming web services, JSON, REST APIs
  • Experience with Help Systems Products
  • Java experience a plus

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or commensurate experience.
  • 7+ years of experience developing applications using RPGLE or RPG-FREE
  • 7+ years of experience in large ERP environment
  • Change management experience and familiarity with a change
    management tool such as Aldon
  • Experience exposing and consuming web services, JSON, REST APIs
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities meeting timelines

Physical Demands:

The above description covers the principal duties and responsibilities of the job.  The description shall not, however, be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from day to day.

Sunbelt Rentals is an Equal Opportunity Employer — Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran and any other protected ground

Safety is key to our culture:

The physical demands of this role require bending, squatting, crouching, reaching, lifting 25 pounds or more, and working indoors/outdoors when required by the job. The above description is not a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from day to day. Reasonable accommodations may be made to comply with applicable laws.

We value an inclusive and diverse workplace:

Columbia, SC Notification: This position is subject to a background check for any convictions directly related to its duties and responsibilities.  Only job-related convictions will be considered and will not automatically disqualify the candidate.




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Computer / Internet / Technology

Tagged as: change management, Computer science, ERP, software engineer