Careers at SBIR

You've Arrived Here Because You May Be Considering A Career Change - Right?

If you are interested in:

  • Working hard but having fun doing it
  • Working with a great group of people
  • Having a competitive compensation package that includes every other Friday off
  • Having regular non-work related company outings
  • Working for the leading supplier in its market segment
  • Working for a stable and growing company
  • Working with interesting products and technology

Then you've come to the right place!! Sound good? We are looking for a few more people to join our staff.

Santa Barbara Infrared, Inc. (SBIR) is a very successful, fast-paced subsidiary of HEICO Corporation, (NYSE: HEI, HEI.A).   For more than 50 years, HEICO has thrived by serving segments of the aerospace, defense, and electronics industries by providing innovative and cost-saving products and services.​ Forbes Magazine has ranked HEICO as one of the 200 “Best Small Companies” and 200 “Hot Shot Stocks”.​

Santa Barbara Infrared, Inc. designs and manufactures the most technologically advanced Infrared (IR) and Electro-Optical (E-O) test instrumentation.  SBIR’s broad line of innovative products support testing of military and commercial sensor systems for world-wide use in laboratory, production, depot and field test applications.  SBIR’s high-energy, dynamic culture focuses our Team Members’ on providing quality products and services to our customers.  We provide highly integrated, well-engineered, cost effective hardware and software solutions to the E-O community.  In dong so, SBIR has become the preferred supplier to major domestic and international manufacturers of commercial and military E-O sensors and systems.

Current Positions Available:

IT and Software/Computer Engineering Intern

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The IT and Software/Computer Engineering Intern will be responsible for supporting the existing infrastructure as well as develop new technologies. The job will consist of planning meetings, creating specifications, and implementing web applications. The candidate will be expected to have excellent written and oral communication skills, and must be able to work in a team environment. Required duties and responsibilities: - Software design using C#, Ruby and/or ASP.Net as required. - Understand technologies currently used: Microsoft SQL/Ruby on Rails/ASP.NET - Ability to set up webinars for online classes and demonstrations - Working with Software and IT, develops a SQL routine with a web interface for importing parts and bills of materials into Visual Manufacturing from SolidWorks replacing the Access Import Routine. - Support Assembly Browser (SQL/Ruby/Linux) - Working with Software and IT, develops a web interface and database to replace a FileMaker ECO database. - Design and implement a new web-based RMA and service solution - Develops and performs software system testing procedures, programming, and documentation. - Maintain web site to include new announcements, products, datasheets, calculator tools, etc. - Implement search engine optimization strategies - Support Engineering's basic IT needs (fix PCs, etc.) - Implement user Forum for product support - Installs and tests software, hardware and peripheral components such as monitors, keyboards, printers, and disk drives on user's premises. - Other duties may be assigned.

The successful candidate must be currently attending a school of higher education with the goal of obtaining an Associate, Bachelor or Master's degree from four-year college or university. Due to US Export Control Regulations compliance, eligible candidates MUST be a US citizen, permanent resident or a person who has been granted asylum; proper documentation is required. Pre-employment verifications: must pass background, reference and ITAR/EAR checks in addition to a pre-employment drug screen. EOE M/F/Veteran/Disabled

If you are interested in applying for this position at SBIR, please click here.

Please submit a resume to:

30 South Calle Cesar Chavez, Suite D
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Attention: Human Resources


Fax: 805-963-3858
Phone: 805-965-3669

If you require accommodation or assistance to complete the online application process, please call us at 805-965-3669.