- Have 10 years of professional industry experience in IT consulting, 2+ years as an Anaplan Consultant, 3+ years as a SAP Consultant specializing in SAP BPC, 5 years as a Developer/ Designer/ Tester in Telecom Domain/Network Management System.
- Experience in consulting across SAP, Anaplan & Project Management specializing in implementation of planning & reporting solutions using SAP BPC & Anaplan.
- Certified Official Anaplanner, Certified in Anaplan Advanced & Anaplan Agile Implementation Methodology for Customers & Partners.
- Involved in BPC 10.0 Life Cycle Implementation & Enhancements and Migration from BPC 7.5 to BPC 10.0.
- Strong functional knowledge and finance background with hands - on experience in developing and managing planning solutions.
- Successfully led and delivered projects globally in collaboration with offshore teams.
- Good understanding of Business Process Flows that span across the various departments within the customer organization & clearly able to understand and abstract the customer requirement.
- Worked with diverse cross functional teams and environments and has knowledge of Agile and DevOps methodology.
- Involved in effective project analysis & feasibility study of requirements with in-depth understanding and experience in writing implementation and design proposals for projects.
- Experienced in effective planning and implementation of the project requirements.
- Efficient team player and excellent leadership & managerial skills.
- Incorporated project management standards, processes and Procedures in support of continuous improvement activities across all projects, owning delivery of solution in terms of Scope, Timelines & Quality.
- Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with proven client handling capabilities, team player with highest adaptability, strong analytical skills and planning, capability of delivering effective solution to the customer and flexibility to learn new tools/technology and work in challenging environments.
Programming Languages: Java, C & C++, Excel VBA
Scripting Languages: HTML, XML, Java script
Operating Systems: Windows (Expertise), Linux & Solaris (Exposure)
Applications/Tools Usage: Rational Clearcase, Rational Eclipse, Rational Software Architect, Sybase, Sybase Power Designer, Ethereal, PuTTY, Winsql, Winscp, Rational Functional Tester, Rational Performance Tester, Junit3.x&4.x Framework, Jupiter, Jprofiler, HPOV Network Node Manager, MIB Browser, MHWeb (Ericsson Proprietary), CDM (Proprietary), Network Element Simulator EDASim (Proprietary)
Testing Tools: XDE Tester, Rational Functional Tester, Rational Performance Tester Mercury Interactive (Win Runner, Load Runner, Quick Test Pro)
Test Management Tools: Mercury Quality Center, Test Director, Rational Clear Quest
Java Test Tools: Jprofiler, JUnit, EMMA, PMD, Checkstyle, Findbugs
Version Control: Rational Clearcase
Traffic Analyzing Tool: Ethereal
Functional Domains: Telecom, Finance
Protocols: Telecom/NMS (FCAPS), Communication Protocol (TCP/IP, UDP)SNMP Protocol
Hardware: Ericsson Switches/IPDSLAMs/Controller Nodes
Others: MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint
- Prepare plan for object synchronization between the Production/Quality/Development systems with key considerations.
- Synchronize PFH/QFH/DFH systems for CFR (Centralized Forecast Reporting) and setup transport process.
- Synchronize PFH/QFH/DFH systems for IPT (Integrated Planning Tool) and setup transport process.
- Coordinate, review & support of offshore deliverables and weekly status reporting.
Anaplan Consultant/Integration Manager
- Develop Global Anaplan Planning solution for Confidential 's Finance Transformation process.
- Design & Implement Actuals Close/Budgeting & Forecasting FP&A solution using Anaplan with focus on Balance Sheet & Cash Flow process.
- Writing & Reviewing Design Specifications and maintaining Open Issue/Key Decisions Logs through the project Implementation.
- Working with the Data Integration teams to ensure proper inbound master/transaction data from Anaplan Data Hub through Anaplan Imports and outbound data interfaces to BPC Planning/Reporting & Consolidations through Anaplan Exports.
- Implement & build Models/Modules/Lists/Hierarchies/Dashboards/Security in Anaplan.
- Develop dashboards to support Actuals Close Process & Adjustments/ Intercompany Adjustments & Reconciliation.
- Develop dashboards & Implement formula to support Driver-based Forecasting of Balance Sheet Working Capital (A/R, A/P, Inventory, AP&T, and Depreciation/Amortization) and integration with P&L for necessary drivers.
- Development of Balance Sheet Reports & Implement business rules to calculate Cash Flow & develop Cash Flow Reports.
- Working on integration between P&L and Balance Sheet/Cash Flow models for necessary drivers impacting Balance Sheet/Cash Flow forecast as well as NP & OP integration.
- Development of Balance Sheet & Cash Flow Reports/Validation & Check Reports and Reconciliation with reports from Consolidations (BPC Global Consolidations Model).
- Design and Implement Live & Comparison Reporting dashboards.
- Support team understanding requirements & Coordination of onshore/offshore deliverables.
- Tracking Status, Workshops/Showcases Readiness & Sign-offs.
- Supporting project through Systems Integration & users through User Acceptance Testing.
- Tracking & Assigning defects through User Acceptance Testing and ensuring readiness through Remediation phases.
- Go-live & Hyper care Support through financial month-end close and forecast/budget cycles.
- Working on Solution Transition/Knowledge Transfer & ensuring proper transition to support.
SAP BPC Consultant
- Review & Support of offshore deliverables.
- Development of Income Statement, Balance Sheet & Cash Flow Reports on Consolidation Model.
- Development of Financial Reports including Conditional Formatting, EPM Member Functions, Local Member Calculations, Local Excel Calculations & Excel VBA Macros.
- Supported custom implementation of validation rules and program to generate journal reports.
- Supported development of BW Start/End/Field & Filter Routines and custom programs/t-codes as part of Embraco outbound process requirement analysis and implementation.
- Writing & Reviewing Technical Specifications and Test Validation Documents.
- Supporting offshore through User Acceptance and System Integration testing cycles and fixing issues.
- Coordinate offshore deliverables and support the team in understanding requirements & implementation of complex objects.
SAP BPC Consultant
- Development in Confidential Environment including Sales, Profitability, Direct Labour, Purchasing, Freight & Warehousing and Finance Models.
- Development of Reports & Input Forms including Conditional Formatting, EPM Member Functions, Local Member Calculations, Local Excel Calculations & Excel VBA Macros.
- Administration activities like creating and maintaining Environment, Models, Dimensions and their Properties.
- Development of Standard & Customized Logic Scripts, Script Logic Testing & Debugging using UJKT.
- Creating and maintaining Transformation & Conversion Files, organizing Data Manager Packages to run Packages and Package Lists.
- Master Data & Transaction Data loads from BW to BPC involving Data Manager Package Configurations, Complex Transformations & Conversions and Multi-step Procedures to replicate Master Data Hierarchies as needed by users.
- Requirement Analysis and Implementation Support in developing Custom Logic, Write Back & Validation BAdIs, Debugging & Validation.
- Requirement Analysis and Implementation Support in developing Routines in BW to load Master Data & Hierarchies as needed by user from multiple info objects to custom info objects for easier load to BPC.
- Created Package links to bundle more than one packages and to run sequentially.
- Supporting users through User Acceptance and System Integration Testing cycles and fixing issues.
- Writing & Reviewing Technical Specifications Documents for Script Logic & BAdIs implemented in all the Models.
- Coordinate deliverables and support the team in understanding requirements & implementation of complex objects.
SAP BPC Consultant
- Understanding Requirement & Requirement Analysis.
- Development of Input Forms, Capex New Input & Capex CAR PO AUC Update.
- Development of BAdI to calculate Purchase Amount & Depreciation for New Assets.
- Debugging BAdI, Validations & Issue Resolution.