Collection Manager

AEVEX Aerospace
Bellingham, WA
Added: April 18, 2024
Matrix International, Inc. is seeking mission oriented, experienced candidates for the position of Collection Manager in Northern Virginia. The position requires an active TS/SCI security clearance and Polygraph. The position requires an extensive knowledge of the Intelligence Community (IC) and its objectives, and preference will be given to candidates with experience managing or supporting Human Intelligence (HUMINT) operations or conducting all-source intelligence analysis. Candidates will be expected to work effectively in team environments as well as independently with minimal supervision and will professionally and effectively interact with client personnel at all levels.

The primary function of a Collection Manager is to research, develop, draft, coordinate, monitor, and task complex HUMINT collection requirements. Collection Managers will evaluate reports for completeness, validity, relevance, and quality and support the identification of targets of operational interest while providing collection guidance and identifying any reporting concerns. Collection Managers will also review, coordinate, and approve report dissemination and provide guidance on report writing tradecraft.

Successful Collection Managers will demonstrate the ability to develop and use advanced queries to provide collection metrics in support of analytic products and provide collection capability training to junior analysts. Successful Collection Managers will also possess specialized HUMINT collection management skills and a working knowledge of SIGINT, OSINT, and other intelligence collection management. Collection Managers will be expected to demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to collaborate closely with government and contractor personnel.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience supporting HUMINT operations or a related field
  • Experience in intelligence research and analysis
  • Excellent critical thinking skills, high attention to detail, and sound operational judgement
  • Strong organizational, writing, and briefing skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance and Polygraph

Preferred Requirements

  • Client certification as a Collection Management Officer (CMO)
  • Experience using client-specific databases to monitor traffic and communicate with overseas offices
  • Overseas experience supporting collection operations and information sharing including in high threat areas
  • Foreign language skills

AEVEX provides a full suite of comprehensive benefits, including a 401(k)-retirement plan, comprehensive Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life insurance group coverage with a portion of the premiums paid by the company, professional development funds, and an Employee Assistance Plan (EAP) with counseling, legal help, child and elder care support, among other benefits.

About AEVEX Aerospace

AEVEX Aerospace, headquartered in Solana Beach, California, supports the U.S. national security mission and partner nation needs around the world by providing full-spectrum aviation, remote sensing, and analysis solutions. The company's capabilities include custom design and engineering; rapid prototyping; sensor integration and sustainment; aircraft modification and certification; flight test instrumentation and support; mission operations service; advanced intelligence data processing, exploitation, and dissemination solutions; and tailored hardware and software mission-system tools. AEVEX uses agile and customized approaches to rapidly define, develop, and deliver specialized solutions for airborne special mission needs for the U.S. Government, partner nations, and commercial businesses. AEVEX has major offices in California, Florida, North Carolina, Ohio, and Virginia.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AEVEX Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, religious creed, color, sex (including pregnancy, breast feeding and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military and veteran status, marital status, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, physical disability, mental disability, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.