Security Consultant

McLean, Virginia, United States - Remote

Astor & Sanders

Astor & Sanders Corporation

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Security Consultant

Astor & Sanders Corporation (Astor) is an award-winning IT solutions provider headquartered in McLean, VA and is seeking a Security Consultant. This is a part-time and hourly position based in Mclean, VA. This is a remote role.

Roles & Responsibilities: 

  • Experience in monitoring IT environments for compliance with information security architecture policies and standards
  • Design, plan and implement enterprise-wide Cyber Security system and application solutions, with an emphasis on role-based security and developing appropriate security standards and technology baselines.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of security requirements, standards and practices such as NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF), NIST 800-53, ISO 27001, and OWASP Top 10.
  • Experience with domain and technology implementation/ integration in one or more areas such as Cloud Security, Data Loss Protection, Intrusion Prevention System, Web Application Firewall, Container Security, Identity & Access Management and Vulnerability Management.
  • Experience building secure architectures design review and identifying security gaps using both on premise and cloud native technologies.
  • Experience working with security tools/ technologies including Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
  • Desired experience in Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) solutions.
  • Advanced understanding of penetration testing concepts and incident response reporting
  • Working knowledge of modern identity and access management concepts such as Single Sign On (SSO), Access Provisioning, Directory Management, Multi-factor authentication (MFA)
  • Knowledge or experience in working with and/or managing vulnerability scanners


  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Demonstrated experience representing the organization participating in oral presentations and briefings to Government leaders
  • 7+ years of relevant experience building and maintaining a corporate security infrastructure
  • Certified information systems security professional (CISSP), Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP), or related information security certifications preferred.


Astor & Sanders Corporation ( offers a unique, stimulating and challenging environment that fosters individual growth and rewards performance. Astor & Sanders Corporation (Astor) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  


Some of our competitive benefits include: 

  • Medical and dental coverage  
  • 401k plan with employer contribution  
  • Paid holiday, vacation, and sick leave  
  • Metro-check program  
  • Tuition reimbursement  

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Tags: Automation CCSP CISSP Cloud Compliance Firewalls IAM Incident response Intrusion prevention ISO 27001 Monitoring NIST NIST 800-53 OWASP Pentesting SIEM SOAR SSO Vulnerability management

Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Health care Medical leave

Regions: Remote/Anywhere Africa North America
Country: United States
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