Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM)

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Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM)
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Springfield,  VA 22150
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Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) 

Springfield, VA 

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@Orchard LLC is supporting a fast-growing Federal Contractor in need of an experienced Information Systems Security Manager providing critical protection to the Nation’s energy sector. Our client has exceptional benefits and strong work culture, they have a well-earned reputation for excellence in Cyber and Data Security programs and offer significant career advancement. This is the opportunity to join a talented team. If you are interested in joining a firm that is really going places, please continue to review and if qualified, apply.

OVERVIEW: Our client is seeking a highly-skilled Information Systems Security Manager to join their team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in Springfield, VA. 


  • Manage and approve Accreditation Packages (FISMA, RMF, DCID).
  • Review authorization and assurance documents to confirm that the level of risk is within acceptable limits for each software application, system, and network.
  • Establish acceptable limits for the software application, network, or system.
  • Discern the protection needs (i.e., security controls) of information systems and networks.
  • Apply cybersecurity and privacy principles to organizational requirements (relevant to confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication, non-repudiation).
  • Develop policy, plans, and strategy in compliance with laws, regulations, policies, and standards in support of organizational cyber and mission activities.
  • Work with internal and external partners on common cyber operations interests including coordination of cyber support activities.
  • Work across departments and business units to implement organization’s privacy principles and programs aligning privacy objectives with security and organization objectives.


  • At least 10 years of technical management-level experience is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, IT, Cybersecurity, SW Engineering, or related technical degree. If no degree is held, candidates must hold one of the following industry certifications:
    • CCISO
    • CISM

Qualified candidates, regardless of education level, must meet level IAM III DoD 8140 Baseline Certification requirements by possessing one of the following industry certifications:

  • CISM
  • CISSP (or Associate)
  • GSLC
  • This position will require U.S. citizenship and an active DoD TS/SCI security clearance. Must be willing to submit to, and pass, a CI polygraph.


Established in 2010, @Orchard has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI.  Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery. To learn more about our other exciting opportunities, visit our Jobs Page at

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