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Oracle Offensive Security Engineer (remote working) in Bristol, United Kingdom

Offensive Security Engineer (remote working)

Preferred Qualifications


Bristol, UK

Requirement: **_

  • SC clearance required_**



The OracleCloud Infrastructure (OCI) team can provide you the opportunity to buildand operate a suite of massive scale, integrated cloud services in abroadly distributed, multi-tenant cloud environment. OCIis committed to providing the best in cloud products that meet the needsof our customers who are tackling some of the world’s biggestchallenges.

We offer unique opportunities for smart, hands-on engineers with theexpertise and passion to solve difficult problems in distributedhighly available services and virtualized infrastructure. Atevery level, our engineers have a significant technical and businessimpact designing and building innovative new systems to power ourcustomer’s business critical applications.

We're looking for hands-on cloud hackers with expertise and passion inidentifying and exploiting complex security problems indistributed, multi-tenant services and infrastructure. Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI)

provides Infrastructure-as-a-Service. We operate distributed systems

at a high scale, worldwide. These are the foundation of our cloud

environment. Our customers run their businesses on our cloud,

and our mission is to provide them with a best-in-class and

ever-expanding set of cloud-based services.

Within OCI, the Offensive Security group conducts penetration tests,hardware security research, and operates our red team. We ensurethe security of software and hardware that run our cloudinfrastructure, and strive to continuously improve our security stance. The OCI Offensive Security group works as a team. We

don't try to fit people into predefined roles. We bring together the

right people who can enhance the capability of the team, and build

roles around the person's skills and interests.

These are exciting times in our space. We are growing fast, still at

an early stage and working on ambitious new initiatives. A

security-focused engineer at any level can have significant technical

and business impact. Come shape the future of one of the largest

clouds on earth with us. Overall, OCI Offensive Security

team performs a variety of work ranging from penetration testing, fuzzing,

red-teaming and tool development. To get you excited, here is a

list of some of the projects over the last year this team has worked on:

  • Big iron - ExaLogic,

ExaData, UltraSPARC, InfiniBand

  • Firmware reverse

engineering of various hardware components

  • Developing custom fuzzing

platforms for code-coverage analysis

  • Several different


  • Linux and Windows kernel

mode non-sense

  • The list goes on and on!


Some of our people have qualifications like the ones listed below.Our ideal candidate is passionate about security and furtheringtheir knowledge every day. You enjoy diving into complex source codeaudits to reveal subtle security vulnerabilities, writing new tools suchas fuzzers in languages such as C/C , Python, Ruby, Go or Java,tearing apart an undocumented file format or network protocol and comingup with novel techniques to solve unique and interesting securityproblems. We hope you like working at scale as much as we do much as wedo, because Oracle has no shortage of it.

  • Bachelor's or Master's

degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience

  • 3 years of experience in

vulnerability discovery / security engineering / application security

  • Emergent threat testing

  • Experience working in a

large cloud or software company

  • Strong

application/product/software security background

  • Ability to effectively

assess and communicate risks and appropriate levels of urgency to management

and engineering staff

  • Excellent organizational,

verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to succeed through

collaboration and working through internal and external organizations and


  • Prior DevOps or continuous

delivery and deployment experience


of our senior people have qualifications like these:

  • Master's degree in Computer

Science or related field or equivalent experience

  • 7 years of experience in

vulnerability discovery / security engineering / Application Security

  • Demonstrated history of

vulnerability discovery (CVEs, etc.)

  • Extensive research or

experience with multiple classes of security bugs

  • Conducting training /

thought leadership / conference talks / publications

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a member of the software engineering division, you will assist in defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, debugging or designing of software applications or operating systems. Provide technical leadership to other software developers. Specify, design and implement modest changes to existing software architecture to meet changing needs.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.

As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment screening process. This will involve identity and employment verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).

Job: Product Development

Location: GB-GB, UK-Bristol

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle