Careers at ASTRO

  • Want to make a difference in the fight against cancer? Come learn, grow and develop with us.

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    View our current openings and apply today.


  • ASTRO is the premier radiation oncology society in the world, with more than 10,000 members who are physicians, nurses, biologists, physicists, radiation therapists, dosimetrists and other health care professionals who specialize in treating patients with radiation therapies. These medical professionals make up the radiation therapy treatment teams that are critical in the fight against cancer. Together, these teams, treat more than 1 million cancer patients each year.

    Our staff thrives on working together to support these professionals. Knowing that what we do each day is helping people living with a diagnosis of cancer lends a real sense of purpose and meaning to the jobs we do. Through our collaborative efforts, we bring together the expertise of our staff to promote and advance the field of radiation oncology. Seeing the impact of our efforts on the professionals we serve and ultimately the patients they treat is both exciting and rewarding. Our workplace culture is a testament to our core values of being committed to our members, striving for excellence, loving to make a difference, never compromising our credibility and demonstrating leadership. 


    One of the aspects most highly rated on our annual employee satisfaction survey is our benefits offerings. Our generous package includes: 

    • Flexible work arrangements which includes a flexible work schedule and the option to telecommute up to 2 days per week. 
    • Medical, dental and vision coverage with the majority being company paid. 
    • 23 days of Paid Time Off annually. 
    • 12 paid holidays. 
    • 401k with immediate company matching contribution up to 4 percent upon date of hire and an additional 6 percent after one year of service. 
    • Employer paid life insurance. 
    • Employer paid long- and short-term disability insurance. 
    • Flexible spending accounts for medical and child care expenses. 
    • Commuter benefits with company contribution.
    • Business casual dress. 


    ASTRO is located in the heart of Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia.  The metro station is in our building and the VRE station and many express bus routes are close by.  There are many shops and restaurants in easy walking distance and a water park right across the street.  

    Our office has won several interior design awards.  As you can see from the pictures, we have a beautiful facility with state of the art technology.


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    ASTRO's Core Values and Operating Principles

    Learn more about the culture at ASTRO and what values and principles are important to us.

    • Love to Make a Difference
    • Be Committed to ASTRO Members
    • Strive for Excellence
    • Never Compromise Our Credibility
    • Demonstrate Leadership. 

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  • ASTRO is an EO employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled.

    For assistance with the application process contact the Human Resources Department at 703-502-1550.

    No general phone inquiries please.