Mid-level Industrial Electrical Engineer

Job Locations US-KS-Topeka
Requisition ID
Position Category
Public Trust
Citizen Security & Public Services


Peraton is seeking an Mid-level Electrical Engineer to join our team of diverse, qualified individuals. The Electrical Engineer works at the United States Postal Service (USPS) Central Repair Facility (CRF) in Topeka, KS.  The CRF is a depot repair facility for USPS mail processing, delivery, and bulk mail systems repairable parts. Examples: repairing printed circuit boards, electrical, electronic, mechanical and electro-mechanical assemblies to component level. The CRF provides depot level maintenance for essential automation, mechanization, retail and bulk mail processing systems used in all mail processing and retail installations.


Our Mid-level Electrical Engineer performs a variety of engineering research and or product development in an engineering discipline such as electronic, electrical, and mechanical engineering.  Specific tasks include: 

  • Perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, to include supportability and effectiveness for USPS systems
  • Ability to use advanced theory, mathematical, scientific, or engineering principles to solve problems, conduct testing, prepare documentation, create applications, or devices in the completion of their work
  • Design and develops systems to test and validate solutions for repairable items
  • Analyses are performed to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance, and disposal
  • Design, develop, and modifiy system and repairable item test plans
  • Assist with implementation of test plan, associated specifications, and software change processes based on overall system and/or repairable item requirements
  • Provide initial technical support in assessments of determining repairable item status based on system requirements
  • Represent the organization as a subject matter expert and provides customer support in the system engineer discipline
  • Assist in reviewing procedures to ensure that the test and repair process is current and complete
  • Review and evaluates failure data received from field locations, and offers recommendations for resolutions
  • Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications
  • Applies extensive technical expertise, and has full knowledge of other related disciplines. Able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings
  • Ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements are integrated into USPS systems solutions which address technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Extensive contacts with internal personnel and outside customer representatives at various management levels concerning operations or scheduling or specific phases of projects or contracts
  • Conduct briefings and participates in technical meetings for internal or external representatives concerning specifics operations
  • Perform other related tasks as assigned




Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related field and 5-7 years experience, 3-5 years with Master’s (or equivalent combination of training and professional work experience that provides the required knowledge and skills)
  • Security clearance required to start
  • Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in the field


    General knowledge of other related disciplines


    Experience in aspects of design, development, research, new product introduction (NPI), technical documentation, and configuration management


    Proficient in CAD and schematic capture software


  • Communicate effectively; both written and oral


    Proficient with MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Depot level repair experience
  • Familiar with USPS maintenance operations
  • Root Cause and Corrective action (RCCA) failure analysis
  • Prior management experience in a Union environment
  • Lean Six Sigma and ISO 9001 experience or training
  • Green Belt Certified

 Physical Requirements:

  • Sedentary work exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects

  • Physical activity may include reaching, walking, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing and repetitive motion

  • The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as preparing and analyzing data and figures

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$66,000 - $106,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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