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Business Analyst Resume

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SUMMARY

  • Over six (6) years of experience in teh field of SAP and Data migration and analysis in a large, corporate environment.
  • Excellent understanding of ETL tools, including SAP Data services, Statistical analysis, System, Analysis and Design, Business Intelligence, Spreadsheet Modeling, Six Sigma, Access, WinShuttle, Database Management.
  • Proficient in business process modeling, documentation as well as MS Visio and MS Project in combination with UML 2.0 diagramming techniques, and testing using JIRA, support issues using SolMan (SAP Solution Manager)
  • Good Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), involved in various phases like Requirement Analysis/Design Development and Testing.
  • Good understanding of Organizational Management, ASAP Methodology, Entity Relationship Diagramming (ERD), Relational database concepts, SDLC, Customer Analytics, Social Network Analysis, Web Analytics.
  • Organized Joint Application Development (JAD) and Rapid Application Development (RAD) sessions with business/end users, expert team and technical team.
  • Developed use case diagrams, sequence diagrams, state diagrams and activity diagrams, business requirements and user expectations into detailed specifications employing Unified Modeling Language (UML).
  • Strong business analysis skills, Intellectual curiosity, Analytical problem solving ability, attention to detail and can work with minimal supervision.
  • Energetic self - starter with excellent organizational, managerial, and documentation skills.
  • Experienced with five (5) implementations with a full project lifecycle to implement systems from legacy to SAP.
  • Creative and aggressive self-starter and a versatile team player with excellent problem-solving capability for collecting clear and detailed Business Requirements and Functional Specifications.
  • Readily adapt, learn, and utilize new information, procedures, technologies, and tools.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Environment: SQL Server 2005, SAP R/3 7.0

Operating Systems: MS Windows 98/ 2000/ XP/ Vista/ 7, MAC OS X, UNIX, Linux

Data migration, analysis and reporting: ETL tools such as Data services, SQL, WinShuttle, MS Access, BEx Analyzer

SAP Skills: Configuration in SAP FI/CO and HR, Security design and testing of user roles and profiles, SAP SolMan

Documentation and reporting: MS Office Suite, MS Excel - Spreadsheet Modelling (Solver), MS Visio, MS InfoPath, SharePoint, MS Project, Adobe Photoshop

Software/Hardware: HTML, XML, Adobe Flash, Camtasia Pro, SharePoint, Intermediate level-Visual Basic

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential - Alabama

Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Understand client requirements for financial data analysis and planning and create project plans
  • Proactive in understanding client’s interests in new innovations, provide demos and generate revenue opportunities for teh company
  • Prepare forms and workflows through Microsoft InfoPath and WinShuttle designer and SharePoint
  • Publish forms and workflows to SharePoint for client approval
  • Map/Cleanse/Validate and migrate data through data services from legacy to SAP
  • Present data cleansing reports through graphs, dashboards and Information Steward
  • Create WinShuttle templates and scripts to automate data load from teh forms
  • Manage multiple schedules, deliverables & milestones for teh participating process managers
  • Proactively flag and mitigate risks
  • Identify and drive process improvements for increased quality and efficiency.
  • Troubleshoot user issues for data migration scripts
  • Provide training to teh users with process integration and authorizations
  • Scheduled meetings with off shore team, team leads and testers to collaborate resource allocation and project completion using MS Project.

Confidential - Sacramento, CA

Business Process Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Document security infrastructure, process flow (Visio) and timeline (Spreadsheet) of teh deliverables
  • Involved in data migration from legacy system to SAP by ETL tools to map/ cleanse/ validate/ enrich teh data through data services and data profiling through Information Steward
  • Requirement gathering/assignment of User profiles and roles based on customer specifications
  • Create functional specifications with respect to data conversion and pass it on to teh developers for their reference in order to develop interfaces between legacy system and teh new system
  • Test and troubleshoot errors in security during unit testing In DEV, TST environment
  • Understanding, documenting and communicating teh customer requirements to teh developers
  • Developing teh BPPs and test scripts for FI/CO and FI/CO integrated with MM and SD
  • Create Security infrastructure document of understanding for teh upper management
  • Requirement gathering at workshops with teh customer, Solution architect and our team
  • Plan and design data migration activities with Data services, WinShuttle and Information Steward
  • Upload data to SAP through WinShuttle (Cost Centers/Hierarchy, Profit centers/hierarchy, G/L Accounts etc)
  • Conduct Integration testing in Finance and UAT, update teh status using JIRA test case management

Confidential - Marietta, OH

Business Systems Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Design Security roles (User Profiles, Roles, transaction code level autantication) and assign teh roles to teh respective user autantications (for DEV,TEST, CCNV, PRD) based on discussions with teh business
  • Primary Role was to train teh users before system went live and ticket resolution post go live (Used SAP Solution Manager for Change management and issues management)
  • Data migration from legacy to SAP through business objects data services (ETL)
  • Create documentation of understanding for teh users to understand teh Financials module and teh security infrastructure post go-live and for reference of teh long term support team
  • Conducted JAD sessions with end-users/clients to gather business requirements and relay to development teams
  • Facilitated and managed meeting sessions with committee of SME’s from various business areas
  • Designed and developed Use Cases, Activity Diagrams, and Sequence Diagrams using UML
  • Documented current and future state business processes and work flows using MS Visio
  • Worked extensively with teh users and with different levels of management to identify requirements, use cases and to develop functional specifications.
  • Manage testing phases, perform unit and integration testing, get sign off on integration tests from teh client’s upper management

Confidential - Dallas, TX

Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Created and executed profiling rules/bindings and cleansing packages in Data services and Information Steward
  • Performed address, dependency, redundancy and uniqueness profiling using information steward for data profiling
  • Installed SAP Data Services and Information Steward.
  • Installed teh SAP best Practices, ATL files and worked on teh AIO jobs.
  • Worked on validation rules, complex validation rules and rule bindings on information steward.
  • Performed address, dependency, redundancy and uniqueness profiling using information steward for data profiling.
  • Worked on Customer Master (DEBMAS), Material Master jobs (MATMAS) and Vendor Master (CREMAS).
  • Assist in creating white papers and blogs for teh practice community
  • Create SMART goal setting form and direct and track teh offshore team on achieving their goals
  • Create an internal project plan which included uploading all documentation on teh new SharePoint of teh enterprise; define teh business processes and phases they will be used in

Confidential - Philadelphia, PA

Business Process Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Worked as part of a BA team implementing an ERP solution to teh existing business processes.
  • Designed current state and future state business process models.
  • Verified teh Business Scenarios on new builds to allow extended testing by teh QA team.
  • Design Security roles (User Profiles, Roles, transaction code level autantication) and recommend improvements
  • Provide user training and support post-implementation (SAP FI/CO - AP, AR, Check printing, SAP 101)
  • Used reporting tools like Report Painter, Report Writer for generating reports on profitability analysis
  • Create test scripts for Integration and User Acceptance testing (UAT), complete teh integration testing and conduct UAT with teh super users and management who own teh process and get sign-off on each one of them
  • Test security roles assignment and Integration Testing with teh end users (One-on-One and presentations)

Confidential - St. Louis, MO

Business Process Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Created End User Manual, test scripts for - SAP FI/CO (Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, General Cost Center Planning, Asset Accounting, Check Printing)
  • SAP HCM configuration (Personnel Administration, Organizational Management, Benefits, Time Management)
  • End user Training Sessions (One-on-One and presentations) on FI/CO and HCM Modules
  • Testing (UAT and Integration) - For FI/CO and HCM Modules
  • Troubleshoot testing issues and offer Production Support on FI/CO - Check Printing, Banks accounts.
  • Prepare forms and workflow process in SharePoint to integrate approvals between management and super users
  • Create workflow diagram using Visio for teh vendor process in teh company, apply it to WinShuttle workflows and present to teh team on teh process of approval and responsibilities.
  • Conducted Integration and UAT along with teh users and teh management
  • Offer Production Support by resolving security issues and creating new profiles/roles as and when required.

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