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Digital Prospectors ISSM - Active Secret Clearance Required in Cambridge, Massachusetts

ISSM - Active Secret Clearance Required

Cambridge, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Denise Reha (

Phone: 6173374251

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Job Title: ISSM

Location : Cambridge, MA

Duration: Direct Hire

Candidates need to be a US Citizen as the Laboratory is a cleared facility.

An Active Secret Clearance without Incident is required for this role.

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Our client is seeking an ISSM to serve as Information System Security Manager for classified information systems.

Required Skills:

-A current DoD Secret security clearance is required. An interim DoD Secret clearance may be acceptable in certain cases.

-7 years previous experience as an ISSM, ISSO or ISSE, at least 3 years of which should be in a classified environment.

-Knowledge of security related functions of MS Windows clients and servers, Linux, and Cisco IOS

-Experience creating system security plans and associated artifacts which demonstrate compliance with NIST SP 800-53 controls.

-Ability to communicate clearly and convincingly both orally and in writing.

Desired Skills:

-Experience with common commercial SIEM and vulnerability scanning tools.

-Previous experience using eMASS

-Previous experience as an ISSM, ISSO, or ISSE where DCSA (formerly DSS) is the Cognizant Security Office.

We have placed many talented engineers with this client over the years - If you are qualified - we can get you in!!!

Our client, one of the most prestigious Research and Development Labs in the country, is working on solutions to our nation's most complex defense and commercial related challenges.

The mission is critical and the work is as cutting edge as it is rewarding. The teams are superbly managed groups of world class engineers from all types of interesting and diverse backgrounds – AND THEY ARE HIRING!

Make this your next career move as one of our many long term contractors or employees!

Work as our full time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) – OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.


Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award-winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base. We believe that all people should love their jobs.

Come see why Digital Prospectors has been voted “ Best Staffing Firm to Temp For ” by Staffing Industry Analysts, " Best of Staffing " for candidate satisfaction by Inavero /, " Top Temporary Placement Firm " by Boston Business Journal, " Best Company To Work For " by Business NH magazine, " Excellence in IT and Engineering Staffing ” by TechServe Alliance, " Top IT Services Company " by Inc. Magazine, " Most Reliable Staffing Agency " in Forbes Magazine and " Top Ranked Staffing Firm " by Staffing Industry Analysts.

Phone: 603-772-2700