How do you pursue a Career in Risk Analytics?

I am very curious about a Career in Risk Analytics. Unfortunately, it is very difficult to find information about What Risk Analytics actually is. Most pages on the internet just talk about How to get into Risk Analytics. I was Googling about a Career in Risk Analytics and was lucky to find:

Malika Davar's overview!

Malika Davar has worked in Risk Analytics for 5 years & 10 months. Malika Davar has worked in Risk Analytics as Senior Consultant in BFSI Analytics. In Malika Davar's own words, this is how Malika Davar got into Risk Analytics: "I pursued a Bachelors degree in Economics from St Stephen's College and a Masters degree in Economics from Delhi School of Economics. Soon after, I joined BFSI Risk Analytics where I have been working for more than 4 years. Currently, I am working there as a Senior Consultant." Malika Davar has a profile in a very interesting format on:

Career Video on Risk Analytics

In a video, Malika Davar has talked about various aspects of a Career in Risk Analytics. Malika Davar started by explaining Risk Analytics as: "Risk analytics (or risk analysis) is the study of the underlying uncertainty of a given course of action. It often works in tandem with forecasting professionals to minimize future negative unforseen effects." The video was an engaging disposition.

We all know that only 10% of what is taught in Risk Analytics is actually used in real life. The education section of the video clearly explained what is the 10% needed in Risk Analytics. Malika Davar touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
  • Economics
  • Econometrics
  • Mathematics
  • Programming Languages
  • Data Visualization
Skills are the most important factor determining success in a particular Career.
Malika Davar then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Risk Analytics:
  • Documentation
  • Presentation
  • Communication
  • Research
  • Focus & Precision
  • Logical & Analytical Thinking
This Career has an interesting list of Positives.
Malika Davar believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Risk Analytics:
  • Monetary Potential
  • Career Opportunities
  • Work-life Balance
  • Travel
After a discussion on Positives, Challenges complete the caricature of a Career.
And, Malika Davar believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Risk Analytics:
  • Work in Different Time Zones
  • Alertness

In the final section of the video Malika Davar talks about How a day goes in a Career in Risk Analytics. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Risk Analytics, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

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I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

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