Information Security Summer Internship

Location Durham
Contract Type Fixed-Term Contract
Hours Full-Time

We’re Atom…

The bank that’s leading the fintech charge!

We’re not like the rest. We’re true innovators, and we’re redefining what a bank should be. Ours is a bank for today and the future, a mobile-first bank. Forget the stuffy branches, with Atom you can bank whenever, wherever, faster, and simpler.

Could you be the next innovator to join us?

What’s it all about?

Application Closing Date: 28th February 2024

Assessment Centres: 11th March – 29th March 2024

Start Date: 24th June 2024

End Date: 30th August 2024

Apply for our Summer Internship program and spend your summer enhancing your skills, sharing your ideas and making a difference in the real world! This Internship is a 10-week program.

As an InfoSec Intern at Atom, you’ll gain hands on experience whilst having fun and contributing to a thriving North-East based Fintech. You’ll be challenged with completing tasks that will enhance your skills as well as contribute to the department’s goals and objectives.

Across the Summer you’ll jump into experiencing work & life at Atom. Where you’ll play a key role in supporting Security assurance and governance activities. You’ll learn how to coordinate Security testing activities, monitor Security events and identify security gaps & requirements in infrastructure and applications.

What’s in it for you?

  • National Living Wage
  • 4-day work week (Mon-Thurs)
  • Coaching & Mentoring from Atom Coaches
  • Networking, Mentorship & Access to Atom’s Senior Stakeholders
  • Insight into how a successful Fintech operates
  • Exposure to Group Project work
  • Core Skills Development Sessions delivered by Atom’s Learning team
  • Atom kit & laptop

What do we need from you?

  • Be available to work full-time, 34 hours over 4 days between 24th June - 30th August 2024
  • Reside in the North-East as this role requires 4 days a week in our Durham HQ
  • Be studying a STEM subject undergraduate degree
  • Demonstrable interest in Cyber and/or Information Security
  • Be an innovative thinker and problem solver
  • Be a team player
  • Possess sound communication skills

PLEASE NOTE: You must have the legal right to work in the UK to apply for this role as Atom bank are unable to support Visa Applications/Sponsorship

Atom is an equal opportunities employer. We value you as an individual and therefore disregard race, religion/belief, gender, sexual orientation, maternity/pregnancy, age, gender reassignment, marriage/civil partnership and disability in any hiring decisions we make. Atom will always adhere to the Equality Act 2010.

All roles within Atom must adhere to the Conduct Rules as set out by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

As part of Atom bank’s commitment to the FCA’s Consumer Duty, Atom will, take all reasonable steps to avoid causing foreseeable harm to customers, take all reasonable steps to enable customers to pursue their financial objectives and act in good faith.

The legal bit.

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