Atom Bank • Durham/Hybrid

Internal Tech Auditor

Employment type:  Full time
Salary:  £28000 - £35000 per annum

4-day week

Job Description

What’s it all about?

Atom’s Internal Audit function are a close knit, collaborative team who are an integral part of the bank, providing assurance to Atom’s senior management, board and regulators in areas including governance, risk management & internal controls.

Technology is at the heart of the business, and we have a world-leading Technology stack that enables us to offer the most efficient, user-friendly app-based bank, and the role of internal technology auditor helps us achieve this.

As Internal Technology Auditor you’ll be hands on, working across different parts of the bank understanding how a fintech works, testing our tech processes and controls, with a keen focus on cyber security and resilience risks. Whilst gaining exposure to various functions, you’ll be able to build great working relationships & partnerships to drive time sensitive deliverable, issues tracking and reporting.

This role is a varied and fast paced one, with no two days the same and would suit a self-starter, someone confident in their ability to advise & influence senior stakeholders and assist the Audit team in continuing to impact and improve the business.

What will your ‘typical’ day look like…. (there’s no 2 days the same in Atom):

  • Support the in-house Internal Audit team and co-sourced internal audit partner with planning, scoping, execution and reporting of audits including follow up management, with a focus on IT, cyber, infrastructure and resilience related reviews
  • Prepare planning memos, working papers and reports in line with departmental and IIA standards
  • Identify key risk areas in order to develop the audit plan.
  • Perform audit risk assessments and develop audit objectives and procedures
  • Provide quality, effective and efficient assurance to enhance the IT environment.
  • Evaluate IT control design and testing of IT process controls, including those covering cyber security and resilience.
  • Report and present (written and verbally) review findings to senior management.

What do we need from you?

  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience of auditing relating to cyber security, information technology, infrastructure, system implementation, resilience, and general IT operational controls
  • Internal audit or equivalent consulting experience
  • Strong negotiation and influencing skills at all levels, including positive stakeholder management
  • Have a keen interest in technology
  • Be a highly motivated & resilient self-starter

What we’d ideally like you to have?

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
4-day week
Enhanced maternity leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Adoption leave
Shared parental leave
22.5 days annual leave + bank holidays
Teambuilding days

We asked employees of Atom Bank how satisfied they were with flexible working, and this is what they told us

Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that most people work flexibly
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done
Working at Atom Bank

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

Durham & London

Funding levels


Hiring Countries

United Kingdom
Awards & Achievements

Flexa100 2024

Most flexible companies

Industry awards 2023

Finance & Insurance