Audit Automation - "Big Four" client

Client Profile

A “Big Four” accounting firm


Led design and development of an internal funds-auditing tool within a Big Four professional services firm, delivering order of magnitude efficiency and quality improvements through automation.

The tool is in the form of an internal-use web app.

Worked closely with senior subject matter experts to develop the brand new processes as the centrepiece to winning €10m+ of contracts in a new area of business.

Initiated, built, and deployed a solution capable of global roll-out including multi-zone deployment to comply with data protection requirements.

Technical Outline

User-facing application built with Angular backed by Django REST framework/PostgreSQL supported by Python-based microservices running in Docker

Set up Kubernetes cluster to orchestrate microservices on internal network and support multi-zone deployment