Computing Services - Systems Integration Specialist

The Systems Integration Specialist in Computing Services at Bradley University will perform tasks associated with systems integration and user account management including directory services and Java Programming. Requirements include working in a team to plan, document, maintain and ensure application integration and integrity with enterprise-wide applications. The position will work extensively with LDAP, active directory, and campus databases.

A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field, or equivalent work experience required. A successful applicant should possess experience with Java programming, OpenLDAP/LDAP (schema design with custom attributeTypes and objectClasses), Active Directory, Apache/Tomcat/IIS and SQL, as well as have effective interpersonal and communication skills. Experience with Ubuntu and Windows preferred.

The duties of this position can be summarized as follows:

  • Maintain LDAP for authentication and data needs to feed systems like Sakai, Portal, SSO, etc.
  • Interfacing/integration/synchronization between databases, AD, and OpenLDAP
  • Coordinate and maintain SSL certificates and their deployment in LDAP, AD, and Java.
  • Write programs/scripts to support campus account management needs.
  • Perform routine MySQL and postgreSQL DBA functions.
  • Assist System Administrators as required.
  • Support external Customer Offices and internal Computing Services staff as needed.

The above description is intended to be suggestive of the scope of the position, rather than an exhaustive listing of the tasks involved with the position of Systems Integration Specialist.

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of application addressing the qualifications for the position, current resume and complete contact information for three professional references electronically to or via direct mail to:


System Administrator Search

Computing Services

Bradley University

1501 West Bradley Avenue – Morgan Hall Room 205

Peoria IL 61625


Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.

Founded in 1897, Bradley University is a distinctive, medium-size comprehensive, private institution of higher learning.  The University is located on an 85-acre campus in Peoria, the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois.  With approximately 5,000 undergraduates and 800 graduate students, Bradley offers the opportunities and choices of a larger university (with over 130 programs in five colleges, including the traditional liberal arts and sciences as well as programs in communications, business, engineering, education and the health sciences plus a graduate school) and the quality, personal attention and challenge of a small private college.  With over 60,000 alumni, Bradley is rich in tradition and full of promise to become one of the nation’s best comprehensive universities.  Visit to learn more about the University.

Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.