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Sr. Sap Basis Consultant Resume

CA

SUMMARY:

  • 9+ years of experience in IT, working as SAP Basis consultant for over 8+ years of accomplished experience in the Information Technology industry.
  • Competency in sizing and advising on designing the system landscape, executing technical upgrades and implementation.
  • Setup SAP Technical monitoring using Solution Manager, SAP Technical Monitoring& Administration and basic set up Root Cause Analysis.
  • Performed upgrades on various other SAP systems including enhancement pack upgrades and solman 7.1 upgrade.
  • Good technical knowledge in SAP HANA, SAP Business Objects Data Services, Software AG Products, SAP PI, WSDL, SOAP, Java, J2EE, EJB, JSP, OOAD, BEA WebLogic, XML, Oracle & Informatica.
  • Proven hands - on expertise in managing Basis team, planning several Basis projects coupled with impeccable technical skills to train, track, and execute projects that are error free without supervision and in time
  • Expert in System performance testing and Quality Analysis.
  • Install and Support BI, Support APO, CRM, Solution Manager, SRM, SCM, HR, XI, Portal and xRPM/c Project Systems.
  • Install, Interface and configure Web Console, RF Devices, telnet server and telnet client.
  • Excellent leadership qualities with demonstrated capability to follow CMMI Level 5 practices, and adhere to predefined SLAs
  • Prowess in SAP planning, implementation, and upgrades, with expertise in project and team management, process migration and transition, production support, and development project support
  • Excellent leadership qualities with demonstrated capability to follow CMMI Level 5 practices, and adhere to predefined SLAs
  • ERP - Complete Installation of ECC 6.0, 5.0, NW04 and NW04s (ABAP + JAVA+ Portal) including Pre Installation and Post Installation activities, Support Pack upgrade, PostConfiguration, Troubleshooting of level 45 issues, Patch and Addon Component installation, TMS, CTS+ setup, RFC Connection setup, SAP router setup, Performance Tuning, and connected through Database DB2, oracle 9i, MS SQL.
  • BW 3.5 / BI 7 - BI load performance tuning, BI extract support, BI configuration for new system, BI reporting performance.
  • Performed SAP Upgrade from BI 7.01 to BI7.31, Database Oracle 11.2.0.2 on AIX 7.1.
  • Performed SAP Upgrade from BWA 7.0 to BWA 7.2, TREX update from 7.1, Pre-calculation server 7.1.
  • Performed SAP Upgrade from ECC 5 to ECC 6, Database Oracle 10.2.0.4 on AIX 6.1.
  • Performed SAP OS Migration from Windows 2003 to AIX 5.3 platform and Oracle Database.
  • Performed migration and system copies and refresh of SAP ECC and BW system from ECC 5 to ECC 6 EHP5
  • Result-oriented, Fast Learner, excellent analytical &problem solving skills and a team player with strong interpersonal, planning and coordination skills.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Operating Systems: Windows 2003, 2008, 2012 server, Linux, RHL 5

Programming Languages:: SQL, .NET, Java

Packages:: Rational Complete Suite, MS Office, MS Visio, MS ProjectSAP Components SAP R/3 4.6C, 4.7 EE, ECC 5.0/ 6.0 EHP 4,5, 6, BI 7.0, 7.1, 7.2,7.3,7.4

Testing Tools: Rational Quality Manager, Rational Functional Tester, And Rational Performance Tester

Project Methodologies: Rational Unified Process (RUP), Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Agile (Scrum and Sprint), Waterfall, RAD

AIM Tools: HP Quality Center, JIRA and HPSD

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, CA

Sr. SAP Basis Consultant

Technical Environment: BW Upgrade 4.1 to 7.0, BO 4.0 install, upgrade 4.0 to 4.1, Solution Manager 4.0 install, upgrade 4.0 to 7, Migration Aix to Linux (ECC, BW), Solution Manager Technical Monitoring Setup, DR Setup & Testing.

Responsibilities:

  • Functioning as Technical Architect & Basis consultant for the new SAP Installation project
  • Working on several successful SAP installations and configurations
  • SAP Router Config & Setup SAP Systems (D/Q/P) for OSS connection, OSS Note implementation (with manual Config).
  • SAP installations on virtual servers utilizing VMWare.
  • Working as Cloud Administrator on Microsoft Azure, involved in configuring virtual machines, storage accounts, resource groups.
  • SAP LAMA Install and configuration for Confidential CPSD.
  • Installation and Configuration of LVM (LaMa) 2.1.
  • Extensively worked on System performance testing and Quality Analysis.
  • Spool Administration like creating output devices, adding printers and troubleshooting printer problems.
  • Applying Add-on, Support package using SPAM and SAINT.
  • Assist in information gathering and architecting solutions to fulfill various functional and performance requirements, including storage, networking, and other pieces of infrastructure
  • Manages and schedules SAP basis activities for weekdays and week-end coverage of SAP Production systems to support the end users who utilize the systems 24 X 7.
  • Extraction for LIS, LO Cockpit, SD, FI-GL, FI-SL and CO-PA modules.
  • Installed and configured SAP software on ZLinux and AIX platforms and 24/7 support.
  • Worked on SAP Ariba solution and SAP MDG Integration.
  • Performed SAP Upgrade from BWA 7.0 to BWA 7.2, TREX update from 7.1, Pre-calculation server 7.1.
  • Involved in installation of SAP HANA 1.0.17 in two environments.
  • System Refresh of R/3, BW, WEB AS, SCM and SRM systems.
  • Performing SAP Basis administration and technical tasks including SAP software installation, upgrades, applying support packages, and installation of add-on software components.
  • Performing SAP profile parameter changes, workload analysis, system error analysis and establishment of standard SAP background jobs and system health checks and monitoring.
  • Supporting daily operational activities related to the SAP environment including; object transports, setup/configuration, troubleshooting and error handling, performance/tuning, and problem determination/resolution.
  • Creating scripts using U-SQL in Azure Portal for reading text files and creating .csv files
  • Experience in creating Data Lake Accounts and Data Lake Analytics Jobs in Azure Portal
  • Administration of SAP Systems HANA, ECC, CRM, PI, SOLMAN, BW, EP, BOBJ on HP-UX 11.x, SUSE Linux and Oracle 11
  • SAP BOBJ 4.0 Installation on Windows, Configuration, Integration with crystal reports.
  • Extensively worked on LO Extraction Cockpit to extract Logistics data from Source System( R/3).
  • Install and configure and Trouble-shoot SAP Router for OSS and other servers access.
  • Patching of ABAP and JAVA systems in all three environments.
  • Data refresh Development and QA environments.
  • Good Experience with working closely with Ariba Shared Services and the Ariba SR/ER process.
  • Good Experience with resolving Ariba Integration issues involving Supplier, Invoices over ASN and PO roundtrip issues
  • Good Experience with Ariba Light (Quick) Enablement process and work closely with Ariba SS with setup etc.
  • Patching of oracle Database to upgrade from 10.2.0.2 to 10.2.0.4
  • Worked on section 302 and 404 of Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX), COBIT framework and business processes.
  • Involved in enhancements of Data Services Jobs, HANA Models and applying Patches on HANA.
  • Worked on integration of SAP with business objects (BO 4.0) .
  • Impact analysis of new SAP releases to current system landscape environments.
  • Designing solutions and assist with projects and support production teams in deploying the solution.
  • Analyzing system performance, database performance, run system health checks and implementing tuning where appropriate, participation in multi-landscape design solutions, architecture recommendations, and client strategies for continuous improvement.
  • Maintaining multi-landscape environments through client copies, system refreshes, and transport management.
  • Installation of improvements.
  • TMS, Patch administration, Kernel Upgrade, Security, Monitoring & daily job, Printer Installation, GUI, SAP Router, SAP Connector, Background jobs administration, Client administration, Sizing, Fresh Installation, Backups and Restore, SAPDBA, BRTOOLS
  • Establishing OSS and Early Watch connections BW on HANA DB.
  • SAP LVM (LAMA) 2.0 setup and configuration for client.
  • Install and upgrade to BOE 4.1/4.0 and SSO configuration from BOE to BW system.
  • SAP BW 7.0, ECC 6.0 Migration on HANA using DMO
  • Prepared the roadmap for design of SOX IT controls, drafted the testing steps and quarterly assessments
  • Assisted in determining the scope of the IT Applications from SOX perspective and negotiated with external auditors for their concurrence.
  • Performed SAP installation on Microsoft Azure and Amazon web services
  • Experience in ECC 6.0, Enterprise Portal 7.0, PI 7.1, 7.3, Solution Manager 7.1, Java system Administration, Java Monitoring Tools, Central Monitoring Tools, TMS and CTS.
  • Solution Manager Setup configuration, usage and administration
  • Worked on SAP BO upgrade from 3.1 to 4.0.
  • Providing troubleshooting though SAP RCA (Root Cause Analysis) and BPiM (Business Process/Interface Monitoring) tools
  • Knowledge of SAP best practices and strict adherence of SAP Basis architectures.
  • Working cross functionally with other technology groups to support SAP Landscape
  • Planning for SAP Installations, System Sizing (Capacity planning), Disk / Storage / Server Layout, and System Installation plan.
  • HANA stack upgrade and administration
  • Backup/Recovery and security of HANA
  • Installed and configured BMC Performance Manager for SAP 2.7, BMC Performance Manager for Oracle Database 2.7, BMC Performance Manager for Unix 2.6 and BMC Performance Manager for Virtual servers 2.7 (VMware/Zones)
  • Installation of HANA client and HANA studio and performing post installation steps
  • Monitoring SAP HANA system landscape
  • Starting and stopping of SAP HANA systems
  • Involved in enhancements of Data Services Jobs, HANA Models and applying Patches on HANA.
  • Worked on integration of SAP ECC with sharepoint.
  • Assisted the IT teams to create the procedure for Quarterly SOX compliance testing.
  • Assisted in creation of procedure for installing the software RCTS (Risk Control Tracking System) to automate the SOX controls testing process
  • Manages and schedules SAP basis activities for weekdays and weekend coverage of SAP Production systems to support the end users who utilize the systems 24 X 7.
  • Extensively worked on Transport Management System (TMS).
  • Involved in SAP performance tuning
  • Deployed Cloud controls, Cloud Governance and Azure Security
  • Created Azure architecture blueprints and developer documentation
  • Automate DevOps with deployment tools - Puppet, Chef and Ensile
  • Introduce Azure Service Fabric Azure PaaS in Big data, IoT, Machine Learning spaces to end client.
  • Worked on SAP version upgrades such as 4.7 EE to ECC 6.0, BW 7.0 to 7.3, and Solution Manager 7.0 to 7.1.
  • Performed troubleshooting of the existing TMS, SAP, Database and Operating System issues.
  • Monitoring SAP System and identifying the potential issues, which are causing the performance problems and suggesting parameter changes for resolving performance issues.
  • Spearheaded and successfully implemented ongoing SAP SOX Compliant Security Solutions designed to balance support of production processes, and governance and audit requirements, resulting in improved processes and procedures
  • Responsible to work directly with Ariba technical support and BA team to ensure good execution of project plan and timely implementation.
  • Experience in EHP upgrades (SUM tool) in ECC 6.0 in Linux and Oracle database
  • Managing and developing user roles and profiles in SAP. Analyze segregation of duties to ensure a secure SAP system
  • Performed installation of NW 751 on HANA 2.0 in Microsoft Azure and Amazon web services to run simplification database
  • Performance tuning of 1709 with respective HANA parameters.
  • Migrated applications from on premise or other clouds to Azure, VMware, and Netanya
  • Integrated systems between Public Cloud Providers Azure and AWS
  • Installed HANA Cockpit 2.0 and monitored resource utilization from Cockpit Manager.
  • Performed database backup using HANA Cockpit manager
  • Leveraging Microsoft Azure for SAP database backup using Netbackup 8.0 tool
  • Installation of BW 7.3 on HANA systems.

Confidential, Tallahassee, FL

SAP Basis Consultant

Technical Environment: SAP R/3 ECC 6.0, APO,BI,PI,EP,ECC 6.0, SAP BW 3.7, SAP XI/ PI 3.0, SAP EP 7.0, Net Weaver 2004s, ABAP/4, Java, MaxDB, WAS 7.0, SuSE Linux, Dell PowerEdge Servers

Responsibilities:

  • Managing and developing user roles and profiles in SAP. Analyze segregation of duties to ensure a secure SAP system
  • Providing expert level production support of SAP security issues and perform root cause analysis as needed.
  • Configure & Trouble-shoot STMS, Creation, release & transportation transport request, creating development class & add with transport layer.
  • Upgrade kernel by least kernel patch. SAP patches.
  • Worked on OS migration from SAP Windows 2003 server to AIX 5.3 for entire system landscape.
  • Lead Basis consultant and team leader for the planning and implementation of the OS migration project for the entire system landscape. OS migration from SAP 4.7 Ext. Windows 2003 to AIX 5.3 UNIX system.
  • Created plan of the heterogeneous system copy
  • Installation of Central Instance of SAP 4.7 System for Oracle 9.2.0.8 for AIX 5.3 and post migration activity.
  • SAP Standard Job Scheduling for D/Q/P, Printer Setup, Define and Assign Logical Systems.
  • Ensuring SAP security solutions adhere to company policy and internal and external controls
  • Liaising with multiple teams in development and implementation of SAP
  • Performing RFC Destinations setup and Configuration
  • Configuring Op-Modes for different workloads and ABAP Debugging
  • Performing Database Administration Using SAP Tools Like BRTOOLS
  • Performed daily monitoring of SAP R/3 systems
  • Preparing daily and monthly performance reports
  • Lead QA team for System performance testing.
  • Installation of Abap and Java systems ECC, Portal, BI, SCM,BW
  • Portal CTS configuration
  • Trouble shoot and performance tuning for ECC, SCM and BW system
  • Monitoring Database Buffers and Database Locks
  • Identifying and Analyzing Expensive SQL Statements
  • User creation and Authorization Maintenance with Profile generator
  • Maintaining RFC destinations, and trouble shooting
  • Client maintenance involving copying clients
  • Spool administration, configuring output devices
  • Installation and post installations activities.
  • Designed, build, and maintain role-based security for ECC 6.0, Solution Manager 7.1, PI 7.1 and other SAP-based systems as appropriate.
  • Creating Portal Content such as iViews, Pages, Work sets, and Roles
  • Proficient in utilizing and searching the SAP Service Marketplace (OSS) to retrieve and apply Support Packages and SAP Notes
  • Performance tuning, monitoring SAP system, configuring EWA Early Watch Alert, creating index, SAP parameter change, BO Business Object tuning, BW Data Load monitoring and troubleshooting.
  • Setup local, Network, Front end printer and monitoring spool logs.
  • Performing SAP Role Administration, SAP Baseline Process and Maintaining Profiles
  • Responsible for the Basis and Environment management.
  • Design, build, and test all technical architecture components/solutions.
  • Assisted the IT teams to create the procedure for Quarterly SOX compliance testing.
  • Assisted in creation of procedure for installing the software RCTS (Risk Control Tracking System) to automate the SOX controls testing process
  • Perform hardware sizing and capacity planning as required to support the SAP implementation.
  • Involved in the system integration check, Technical Preparation checks and go-live analysis for SAP systems.
  • Extensively worked on Transport Management System (TMS).
  • Performed Go-live checks and cutover tasks for ECC and CRM integration. Performed and validate that all Business critical data is replicated from ECC to CRM and vice versa.
  • Developed operations procedures for the middleware system CRM.
  • As part of BI upgrade project, solely responsible for all upgrade activities in various environments that include, Upgraded Net weaver BI 7.0 to 7.31 and BWA 7.0 to 7.20. Had also upgraded app servers from Windows (in-place) and database upgraded from Oracle 10.1 to 11.2.
  • Involved in several basis procedures like - client copies, system copies, support pack maintenance, Kernel upgrades, OS system security patching, and HA set up.
  • Used TDMS 4.0 to perform data refresh in non-production environments.
  • Involved with CUA set up in the Solution Manager.
  • Involved in the set up & maintenance of STMS & STMS QA.

Confidential, Nashville, TN

Sr. SAP Basis Consultant

Technical Environment:mySAP ERP 2005 Business Suite, SAP R/3 ECC 6.0, SAP BW 3.7, SAP XI/ PI 3.0, SAP EP 7.0, Java, MaxDB, SAP Solution Manager 4.0, SuSE Linux, Dell PowerEdge Servers

Responsibilities:

  • Conducted detailed Requirement and Gap Analysis interacting with business users, understanding their business processes, understanding their current IT architecture.
  • Developed the SAP Quick sizing projects for the SAP systems.
  • Defined the CCMS Monitoring sets and configured CCMS monitoring for the landscape.
  • Demonstrated in depth knowledge of Net Weaver functionality, both ABAP and JAVA stacks to support SAP systems.
  • TMS, Patch administration, Kernel Upgrade, Security, Monitoring & daily job, Printer Installation, GUI, SAP Router, SAP Connector, Background jobs administration, Client administration, Sizing, Fresh Installation, Backups and Restore, SAPDBA, BRTOOLS
  • Installed ERP 2005, Mobile Infrastructure, SCM 5.0, Live Cache, Content Server
  • Coordinated the test environments to ensure that the environment meets the needs of both the testing and conversion teams.
  • Performance Tuning, User Administration, Spool Administration, and Client Administration and has excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Performed Installation, setup, configuration of SAP HANA database, SAP HANA studio and SAP HANA client.
  • BW administration and trouble shooting
  • Implemented SAP HANA security including User Management, Roles, and Privileges.
  • Performed Backup and Recovery.
  • Good understanding of HANA DB performance tuning, HA, DR and scalability.
  • Completely responsible for the Design and Configuration of the LO extraction Cockpit, the building flow of data from R/3 to BW.
  • Configuring LO extraction involves identifying the required dates and building the business logic characteristic derivations and rules, transfer of billing documents, Enhancements required for Sales Analysis and Set up extractors for BW.
  • Completely responsible for the Configuration of the LO extraction Cockpit, the building flow of data from R/3 to BW.
  • Communicated the environment requirements to Infrastructure Team on weekly basis.
  • Coordinated & communicated environment outages.
  • Developed Solution Manager Executive Reports (EWA & SLR). Analyze EWA report recommendations and take corrective actions as needed.
  • Participated in the development of standard operating procedures and measurements.
  • Reviewed and responded to architectural audits to ensure continued architectural integrity.
  • Ensured infrastructure standards are followed for all the infrastructure components.
  • Participated in the Technical Architect Reviews, Security Reviews, and Procurement activities. Make sure systems are secure and stay in compliance with state/federal and audit requirements.
  • Integrated SAP CCMS monitoring and HP Openview. This allows us to configure and route CCSMS alerts into HP Openview enterprise monitoring console.
  • Responsible for SharePoint 2010 farm administration, which hosts our corporate intranet, collaboration and blog sites. Create new departmental/project sites, administer SharePoint security, performance tuning, patching and upgrades.
  • Responsible for configuring, testing and validating SAP applications with VMware fault tolerance.
  • Work with IT security and Infrastructure teams on conducting and updating annual DR exercises and procedures for various applications like SAP, Sharepoint and Oracle SOA. Failover applications to alternate datacenter and validate that there no issues.
  • Evaluate systems/software to make sure they comply with vendor support and perform needed upgrades and migrations.
  • Attended SAP TechED’s, ASUG, training, webcasts to learn best practices in industry.
  • Responsible for administering Windows AD domain and Unix domain using Centrify.
  • Defined & developed Service Level Agreements to meet the business requirements.
  • Followed ITIL process for all incident, change, problem and configuration management.
  • Responsible for Oracle SOA infrastructure support.
  • Responsible for SOA composites deployments and administration of SOA farm.

Confidential, Boise, ID

SAP Basis Consultant

Technical Environment: SAP R/3 ECC 5.0, SAP BW 3.5, SAP XI 3.0, SAP EP 6.0, DB2, Oracle 9i, Linux

Responsibilities:

  • Performed extensive requirement analysis including current processes data analysis and gap analysis.
  • Strong experience on SAP system Administration. Environments in a DEV/QAS/PRD systems landscapes.
  • Performance tuning and daily Basis technical support including troubleshooting of SAP, MSSQL, and Windows.
  • Analyzed Reads and Loops on Internal Tables in ABAP.
  • Spool Administration like creating output devices, adding printers and troubleshooting printer problems.
  • Applying Add-on, Support package using SPAM and SAINT.
  • Analyze queries execution plan when performance was not optimal (from SAP).
  • Analyzed system logs, ABAP dump, Table lock, and update errors.
  • SAP background job monitoring and troubleshooting if any failure occurs.
  • Installation of SAP ECC 6.0, R/3 46C, SOLMAN 7.0, CRM 4.0, BW 3.1 content and BI 7.0.
  • Performed installations on MSCS.
  • Configured the SAP Transport Management System.
  • Installed SAP support packages, add-on, JSPM, Kernel patches and SAP notes.
  • Monitor MSSQL Server DB performance.
  • Generation of monthly reports to monitor DB growing.
  • Setup and manage RFC destination.
  • Set up SAP systems parameters.
  • Client copy/refresh.
  • Maintained sap router table.
  • Established OSS connections.
  • Configured Early Watch alert from SOLMAN.
  • Configured MOPZ (SOLMAN).
  • Upgraded R/3 46C to ECC 6.0
  • Upgraded CRM 4.0 to CRM 5.0

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