Hello, I'm Nikhil Sahoo

Cyber Security

{ OSCP | CRTP | eJPT | CEH | Penetration Tester }

About Me

- TechSavy graduate having expertise in Web Application Pentesting, Mobile Application Pesntesting, and Network Pentesting.

- Having around 2 years of Internship experience including reputed MNCs like Deloitte, and Reliance Industries Ltd and a year of full-time time experience.    

- Having experience in bug bounties and have received acknowledgment and Hall of Fames from around 60+ top companies like Microsoft, Oracle, Dell, Adobe, Sony etc

- Worked in many client projects and have also worked in an international onsite project which included securing the largest bank of Mongolia

Work & Education

January 2022 - Present

Microsoft, Hyderabad

Software Engineer, EDG Security

September 2020 - January 2022

Deloitte, Delhi

Consultant, Cyber Risk

December 2019 - Auguest 2020

Deloitte, Kolkata

Intern, Cyber Risk

September 2018 - December 2019

Infopercept Consulting

Security Testing Engineer (Intern)

June 2019 - August 2019

Deloitte, Mumbai

Intern, Cyber Risk

July 2018 - August 2018

Cyberhub Technologies LLP

Information Security Intern

June 2018 - July 2018

Reliance Industries Limited

Cyber Security Intern

April 2018 - May 2018

Global Tech Promoters

Trainee IT Security Analyst

2016 - 2020

Silicon Institute Of Technology

Bachelor of Technology (Computer Science and Engineering)

2014 - 2016

Prabhujee EM School

12th (CBSE)

2004 - 2014

Loyola School

10th (ICSE)


Web Application Penetration Testing

Network Pentesting

Mobile Application Pentesting

API Pentesting


Configurations Review



Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)

Certified Red Team Professional (CRTP)

Certified Ethical Hacker v10 (EC-Council)

eLearnSecurity Junior Penetration Tester

Bug Bounties

Microsoft Hall Of Fame

Sony Hall Of Fame

Oracle Hall Of Fame

Adobe Hall Of Fame

AT&T Hall Of Fame

Redhat Hall Of Fame

Shopclues Hall Of Fame

Avira Antivirus Acknowledgement Certificate

Lenovo Acknowledgement Certificate

Eset Antivirus Acknowledgement Letter

Dell Hall Of Fame

SAP Hall Of Fame

Avast Antivirus Acknowledgement Certificate

Intel Acknowledgement Certificate

And Many More !!!

Mentioned in Whitepaper


Winjit Hackathon Runner Up

Hackathon(CTF) Winner Conducted By GTP, Bhubaneshwar


Bucket Flaws

IAM Flaws


Nikhil is really a Cyber enthusiast with focus on pentesting skills clubbed with innovative ideas to look at the targets and to achieve end goals. It was wonderful experience working with Nikhil on multiple projects and achieving success together while making clients happy. Best of luck for his successful career going forward.

Author image Deepak Sharma Senior Manager, EY GDS

Committed, Updated and Passionate. Nikhil was really an asset for our firm and even though he was working as an intern, his delivery was like a seasoned professional. He is a fast learner and an expert especially in Web, Mobile and Network Pentesting. Best Luck going forward !

Author image Rushi Mehta Project Manager, Home Ministry, Govt of India

Nikhil is a real cyber talent and good person to work with. There are very less people I have come across who are having such level of skillset at the very beginning of his cyber career. Please continue your learning spirit as you always do and go ahead.

Author image Satyajit Pal Consultant, EY GDS

Ridiculously awesome guy and having great expertise when it comes to VAPT. His bug bounty skills are precise and upto the mark.

Author image Ankit Bagal Assistant Manager, Mazars

Dedicated to his work. Proficient in Bug hunting.

Author image Pooja Chhotray Sr Manager, Reliance Industries Limited

Get In Touch

I'm happy to connect, listen and help. For any queries Email Me.

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