One should be good at understanding the requirement, note minute detail and handson experience with any Visualization tool such as Qlikview, MS Power BI, Tableau. Though SAS VA tutorial is not easily available online but tutorials on Tableau is in ample. You may explore also Udemy, many a times they provide good course in just $10 (Deal).
Former Model Development & Data Science Lead at Deutsche Bank
over 2 years ago
Technical skills—both quantitative modeling and programming skills—are essential given the nature of the job but communication skills are very important. You need to explain to your stakeholders what you’ve done, how you’ve done it, and what the results are as well as why they’re important. Understanding the trade-off between what’s possible, what’s best, and what’s practical under the constraints.