IT Systems Analyst / Tester

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual in our busy IT Systems Analysis and Testing team.

This role will give you the opportunity to join a successful and fast growing company based in the Isle of Man. With assets of US$23bn and around 550 staff employed worldwide, IFGL is one of the largest employers in the Isle of Man and represents a great opportunity for candidates looking to pursue a new career.

This role would be suitable for a candidate who is ready to take on the role of analysing and testing software upgrades across our diverse range of systems, as well as supporting staff using these vital systems.

Reporting to the System Analysis and Testing Team Leader, the successful candidate would be a committed team player with excellent attention to detail and communication skills.

The main responsibilities for the role holder will include:

  • Conducting analysis and producing clear documentation, including technical specifications and test documentation
  • Identifying and managing test related issues throughout the development lifecycle
  • Taking ownership for delivering accurate estimates of time and resources for assigned test phases, including dependencies, risks and assumptions
  • Communicating progress against plan for any work packages assigned
  • Representing the Systems Analysis and Testing team on corporate projects.

To ensure that the role is carried out to the desired level, the successful candidate should have the following skills and experience:

  • Have at least 5 years experience working in a similar role, preferably in a life assurance environment
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
  • The ability to generate and follow comprehensive test plans
  • Obtained or working towards ISTQB Foundation level qualification is desirable.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward a current CV to 

We embrace diversity and inclusivity within our business and welcome applications from people with diverse backgrounds.

Benefits for Isle of Man employees

We offer a competitive salary and an extensive benefits package which includes:

  • 36 days annual leave, inclusive of Public Holidays*
  • Generous discretionary bonus scheme
  • Voluntary "double matching" pension scheme
  • Income Protection
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Insurance (after qualification period)
  • Free car parking
  • On site gym

*excluding Manx Public holidays: Tynwald Day and Senior Race Day


Douglas, Isle of Man



Closing date:

31 March 2023

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