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Senior Consultant Resume

SUMMARY

  • Over ~15 years of consulting experience in the SAP Ariba Spend Management solution suite, with a strong blend of functional and technical knowledge with practical experience in the design, deployment, customization and support of these solutions.
  • Worked in a wide range of industry sectors, both nationally and internationally, including Oil & Gas, Public Sector, Pharmaceutical, Automotive, Finance, Technology, Insurance and Banking domain.
  • Technologies include both cloud and on - premise solution-More than 5+ E-to-E implementation using SAP Ariba Spend Management Solutions. Worked in various P2P products like SAP SRM, Commerce One etc.
  • Domain experience in areas of procure to pay related initiatives like Strategic Sourcing, SLP, S2P and P2P consulting, Integration CIG\Cloud Integration solutioning and IT implementation.
  • Designed and developed direct and indirect interfaces with external systems such as, Field Glass, ERP - S4HANA, and ECC - Oracle.
  • Strategic result driven IT and Business solution executive experience in managing overall delivery including people, business process, technology and business transformation.
  • Lead requirement gathering and workbook sessions, design workshops, solution blueprinting sessions, testing workshops, conducted trainings and demos.
  • Use Project Management techniques to develop project plan and manage scope, progress and performance of the project. This includes responsibilities of providing Executive Summary Report, Status Report to project sponsors, steering committee, and stakeholders.
  • Provided an internal Ariba Technical Training to improve Ariba resources pool and focused to develop an Ariba Spend Management Practice in AXA.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential

Senior Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Worked with various customers globally in various industries such as Oil & Gas, Public Sector, Pharmaceutical, Automotive, Finance, Technology, Insurance and Banking, to deploy and configure SAP Ariba’s solutions such as Sourcing, Contracts, SLP and Supplier Risk, Guided Buying, Spot Buy, Procurement and Reporting, Open API with both On-Demand (Cloud) and On-premise.
  • Assisted customer to implement Open API for Approval Process, Procurement - Operational Reporting, Custom Forms and Master Data, Strategic Sourcing APIs.
  • Helped customers to migrate the integration projects from CI9 to CIG.
  • Designed and developed Integration between Ariba with S4/HANA to facilitate the CLID Integration, Master Data management and Transactional Data processing with ERP.
  • Work closely with Users for successful configuration, processing and implementation of functional area of Ariba application modules. Advice users of technology benefits and share Best Practices of the Ariba spend management applications.
  • Comprehensively support the Business-As-Usual process and put in place key performance indicators (KPI/SLA).

Confidential

Project Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Worked with the Ariba shared services, support the global strategy, approach and overall training and communication plan for Ariba Implementation Project.
  • Lead requirement gathering and workbook sessions, design workshops, solution blueprinting sessions, testing workshops, conducted trainings and demos.
  • Responsible for Implementations/Upgrades/AMS delivery for large SAP engagements Define improvement opportunities and develop the implementation roadmap.
  • Solution of complex architecture of large customers as SME in the area of Procurement and Finance.
  • Extensive program and project management experience in all facets including program/project life cycle, feasibility, design, benefits delivery, implementation and operations.

Confidential

Senior Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Projects delivery including New Enhancements, Change Requests, coordination with technical teams on developments, Project team and ARIBA team, business process re-engineering for the GAP areas, preparation of functional specs and test cases (unit testing and integration testing), helping to business in UAT sign-off and go-live support.
  • Comprehensively tested SAP ARIBA On-Demand solutions which include upstream (Sourcing, Contract Management and Supplier Information Management, Supplier Performance management) modules and downstream modules.
  • Gather and document business requirements and functional specifications for configuration requirements in collaboration with other IT teams as needed.
  • Performed Data Loads which includes User data loads, Legacy Supplier Data Loads, Accounting Data and other Master Data Loads and validation after data loads or post import data loads.
  • Responsible to conduct user acceptance testing and initiate change management process for end users and suppliers.

Confidential

Solution Architect

Responsibilities:

  • Worked by means of a Partnership with SAP functional and Development teams and Business to design test plans, schedule test execution, create test scripts and execute testing, collaborated with Project Managers, Business Analysts and business SME (Subject Matters) to review and validate requirements. Template configurations on Ariba On Demand - Sourcing Pro.
  • Preferred Part project Architecture and solution design, which enables buyer to save up to $6M annually.
  • Implementation and Integration Ariba Buyer with Hubwoo Supplier Network an Ariba Supplier Network using web services, which makes life easy for small vendors to do the business with RSI.
  • Designed and developed integration (ITK) with external systems (Hubwoo, Lawson, Sales Force)

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