IR Camera System Engineer

IRCameras provides the most technologically advanced infrared imaging systems available for scientific, industrial and military applications. In addition to our extensive line-up of standard commercial infrared cameras and IDCAs, we offer custom design and build services to meet unique optical, packaging and space-constrained requirements.

IRCameras is a subsidiary of Santa Barbara Infrared, Inc. (SBIR) is a very successful, fast-paced subsidiary of HEICO Corporation, (NYSE: HEI, HEI.A). HEICO is a successful and growing technology-driven aerospace, defense and electronics company. For more than 55 years, HEICO has thrived by providing customers with innovative and cost-saving products and services. Forbes Magazine has ranked HEICO as one of 100 “World’s Most Innovative Growth Companies”, 100 “Best Small Companies” and 200 “Hot Shot Stocks” over the past decade. Together we are uniquely positioned to advance development of thermal imaging technologies, and to commercialize these technologies for a wide range of applications including:

• Nondestructive testing
• Predictive maintenance
• Online process monitoring and control
• Scientific research
• Target signature
• Security and surveillance

Our goal is to make our customers’ infrared imaging program a complete success.


Project and technical lead for IRC, guiding and overseeing the product design, build and test activities needed for delivery of IRC’s customer contracts. Knowledge and experience in electronics design and test practices is required. Prior experience and knowledge of IR Camera technologies is a plus (FPAs, ROICs, Cryocoolers), but not a requirement, if other experience and knowledge provide a solid foundation for learning and growth. Candidate must have the skills and desire to handle engineering design and analysis tasks, as well as hands-on test and evaluation tasks. The position will require interfacing with other functions within IRC, such as manufacturing, materials purchasing, finance and contracts, and will also require interfacing and communicating with customers on requirements, status and issues.

To be considered for this position, please reply by sending a cover letter and resume to

IRCameras is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.