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Location:
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Posted:
November 14, 2017

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Nirad Sahu 281-***-**** ac3bif@r.postjobfree.com

Summary

An accomplished IT Technical & Functional consultant with more than 17 years of comprehensive experience in a multi-site, multi-host, networked environment. Highly knowledgeable in all IT areas as well as business principles and processes. An understanding, innovative individual who has an excellent sense of teamwork to get results by instilling commitment, trust, fairness, and loyalty. Well versed towards installation and configuration of all Business Objects products, designing various set of reports using different reporting tools, testing, modifications, version tracking, analysis and project coordination, team management, etc.

Project/Program Management & Delivery

Requirement gathering & User Management

Data Center Operations, backup & Recovery

BRD Document Design & Development

Staff Management & Development

Applications Development & Support

User Training & Vendor Management

Strategic Planning & Executing

Implementing Onshore/Offshore Model

Report Publishing & Server Management

IT infrastructure Development & Management

Create Plans, Timelines, Gap Analysis & Milestones

Technical Experience:

Applications, Methodologies and Tools:

SAP, Lawson HR/Payroll, Procurement, Work Order, Inventory Control, financial, Lawson Portal, Lawson Employee and Manager Self-Service, MS OLAP, MS Office, MS Project, Visio, Lawson Office Add-Ins, S3 query wizard, NetSmart, CRM, Report Miner 4, Salesforce.com, ExcelPAL, LBI, Agile & Water Fall.

Programming Languages:

JSP, Java, VB.Net, ASP.Net, HTML, DHTML, JavaScript, COBOL, C, VB6, SQL, PL /SQL, T-SQL, .Net, asp.Net, Dreamweaver & Power Point. Visual Basic, VSS, Active Server Pages (ASP), ASP.NET, VSS,XML, Script, Citrix

Database platforms:

SQL Server 2000/2005/2008, Oracle9i/10g, BW, MS Access, Sybase, Epic, dBase, DB2, ECC, Facets, AS/400, IBM iseries Navigator, BSI Tax Factory, Cache, SSIS, SSAS, SAP BI/BW 7.0, BODI, Facets, Aqua Studio & TOAD

Web Tools: Visual Source Safe, Microsoft Visual Interdev 6.0

ETL Tools: Erwin, BODI, SSIS etc.

Reporting tools: Crystal reports 7.5/8.5/9.0/10/2008, BEX Report, MS Reporting Service (SQLR or SSRS) 2000/2005/2008, Cognos 10.1, Crystal Enterprise 8.5/9.0/10, BO XI/R2/XI R3.1/4.0, XCelsius 2008, Dashboard 4.1, Live Office, QAAWS, Access Reports, Webi, LIMS Sample Manager 9.2.1, Access, MS Excel LBI, SalesForce.com, Actuate 10, Cognos, Lawson LBI, Hyperion,, Scorecard, SAP HANA Studio, Power View, Tableau 9.4

Operating Systems: MS Windows 95 / 98 / NT / 2000 / XP / Vista Home / Business/7/8 and MS-DOS.

Environment: Business Objects 6.5/XI/XIR2/3.1/4.0, Webi, Deski, SQLR, SSRS, SSIS, CMC, ASP.Net, Infoview, SQL, VS and AD Directory, NetSmart Application, Lawson HRMS, LIMS, Citrix application, CRM, Lunchpad

Functional Experience:

Integrate project plans with other plans, ensuring conflicts and dependencies are identified

Performs analysis and translates business needs to create high-quality Business Requirements and Functional Specifications documentation within specified time frames, considering all impacted components from an end-to-end perspective.

Working with both SDLC methodologies Agile & Waterfall.

Manage support ticket queue and backlog prioritization

Assessment and Analyze the environment and suggest the best practice in BO.

Define data quality standards and processes for firm’s global data & develop the information consumption strategy for the global data platform.

Client and inter-team communication. Applies specific functional and/or business expertise to perform assigned tasks and develop specific project deliverables.

Conducts interviews, fact-finding, and independent research to design creative, progressive IT solutions for business problems.

Solicit and obtain input to plan status from task owners.

Project Management lead and report project status to senior management across IT and business.

Gather, analyze, transform and validate business requirements into system requirements.

Participate in meetings that address issues involving marketing, sales operations and CRM.

Complete project activities on time and within budget, and proactively identifies and communicates issues that may jeopardize milestones

Education:

Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering, India

PG Diploma in Computer Applications from, India.

Certification course on Java & HTML from IBM, India

Microstrategy 7i & NetSmart training in USA

Training in Lawson (LBI), SAP BODI and Salesforce.com Admin and Developer.

PMP & HANA Training

Professional Experience

City of San Antonio, San Antonio, Tx 08/2015 – Present

Sr. BI Architect

Analyze data and reporting solutions to understand business impact, correlations/ discrepancies, and to propose changes/alternate solutions.

Coach, mentor, and supervise project team, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for assigned work.

Managed multiple projects in various BI tools MS/SAP with status update and project planning.

Creating different type of Actuate reports such as pivot, parameterized etc.

Reviews reports to determine basic characteristics, such as origin and report flow, format, frequency, distribution, and purpose or function of report.

Coordinates with operation/servicing management that originates, handles, processes, or receives reports to identify problems and to gather suggestions for improvements.

Recommends the establishment of new or modified reporting methods and procedures to improve report content and completeness of information.

Working & monitoring on Remedy and Jira ticketing system.

Design, Create and maintain Complex Dashboard in Dashboard Designer 4.1 using Query or Universe as source.

Working with conditional components display format in Dashboard.

Publish reports on CMC and keep track of users access rights in Business Objects 4.1.

Guide and Installed BO4.1 server from the scratch and set up user groups and lead entire reporting team.

Working on universe tool UDT and IDT & Creating complex reports in Crystal 2013 and Webi

Integrating SAP BO/Crystal with Tableau Dashboard thru open document or Hyperlinking.

Create Graphical and Statistical reports in Tableau with various data source in one dashboard.

Mentor team members in corporate standards, Procedures and enforce guidelines.

Effectively lead team meeting with cross functional to achieve decision making and action

Applies specific functional and/or business expertise to perform assigned tasks and develop specific project deliverables

Document the business reasons behind application design, drawing upon a detailed understanding of the business.

HCL Technologies Sonoco - SC 05/2015 – 07/2015

Sr. Technical Manager

Oversee development of staffing models, including updates to rules and validation of inputs, model selection & rule development.

Identification of specific initiatives to improve service and cost, Evaluates and develops strategic initiatives, and recommending solutions to reduce spend.

Conduct BI Blueprint study, assess readiness and recommend BI road map

Calling standard Sample Manager Menu procedures from VGL programs and passing parameters.

Managing team and working on Onshore Offshore Model.

Managed multiple projects in various BI tools MS/SAP with status update and project planning.

Management of Hyperion/Crystal/Webi reports, repositories for backup & recovery.

Create database connection workbook and packaged workbook and publish in Tableau with live connection.

Implementation of HCL Transition model ASSET Methodology Starting from Planning to Study State.

Expert in Business Intelligence Applications using Congo’s Tools such as Cognos10.1 & 8.x BI(Framework Manager, Report Studio, Analysis Studio, Metric Studio, Query studio).

Working on LIMS Multi sample login and work flow designer.

Working with Multitab, Components, Containers, Selectors etc.

Working with various dashboards and Publishing them in CMC.

Create Methods, dashboards and other components in LIMS Sample Manger 11.

Experience in developing, monitoring, extracting and transforming data using DTS/SSIS, Import Export Wizard.

Experience in maintenance and Administration of SSIS by creating Jobs, Alerts, SQL Mail Agent, and schedule DTS/SSIS Packages.

Managing LIMS Application and create Samples and Jobs.

Installing application and training end users and directing offshore team as per the user requirements.

Development of user requirements, programming, testing, QA, documentation and implementation.

United Health Care, Houston, TX 11/2010 – 04/2015

Sr. BI Team Lead

Experience working with technical and non-technical teams across a broad range of IT disciplines and geographies.

Managing a team in onshore and offshore and take responsible for their activities and support24/7.

Migration of Hyperion reports to Access and Access to Crystal & Crystal to SSRS.

Analyzes clinical & financial data contained in the EHR/EMR database and to identify data reporting issues with existing and proposed system tools.

Creating and working with all components of Webi like Multi tab, multi query, Variables, Filter & Rank.

Communicate on project plans & status to all stakeholders, including risks, issues, changes, and lead times.

Coach, mentor, and supervise project team, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for assigned work.

Management of Hyperion/Crystal/Webi reports, repositories for backup & recovery.

Managed, developed Crystal reports in repository and control user groups and various export method.

Working with Single/Multi Dictionary data element & Set up report parameters order and works with all models like patient records, billing and scheduling

Setting up user rights and adding them into system and maintain day to day basis.

Create linked tables, Values, Slicers & filters in Power pivot and create various charts in Power view.

Set up report parameters order and works with all models like patient records, billing and scheduling.

Work with and guide an entire migration process from Access/Hyperion to Business Objects 4.0.

Installing application and training end users and directing offshore team as per the user requirements.

Development of user requirements, programming, testing, QA, documentation and implementation

Help the clients with strategic services like roadmaps, business case, data management & governance and organizational issues.

Assembling the project staff; for their technical or functional development, performance, and/or termination during the projects.

Developed Report controls to send the Parameters to Reports.

Integrating SAP BO/Crystal with Tableau Dashboard thru open document or Hyperlinking.

Create Graphical and Statistical reports in Tableau with various data source in one dashboard.

Creating various challenging reports in Crystal including Linked, Crosstab and sub report.

Intertek, Houston, TX 02/2010 – 10/2010

Sr. BI/LIMS Support Analyst/Manager

Mentor technical team leads in BI-related architectural issues and best practices.

Support LIMS reports 24/7 and working on onshore offshore model.

Create Drill down on chart and working on Alerts on Selectors.

Collaborate with other internal IT groups and peer technical team

Managed user accounts and group accounts in Crystal enterprise environment.

Integrating reports with LIMS Application. and manage repositories for backup & recovery.

Interface with external and internal customers addressing any escalation.

Creating different type of Actuate reports such as pivot, parameterized etc.

Created various types of reports of type Standard, Cross Tab, Drill Down, Sub Reports, Form Type etc

Create complex SQL queries and Working on various types of joins in SQL.

Provide reporting of project or activity status to both IT and business management teams

Installing LIMS application and training end users.

Development of user requirements, programming, testing, QA, documentation and implementation.

Creating jobs, samples, testing and components etc in Sample Manager.

Ajilon Conulting - Hewlett-Packard, Houston, TX 08/2009 – 01/2010

BI Developer/Architect

Mentor technical team leads in BI-related architectural issues and best practices.

Create Drill down on chart and working on Alerts on Selectors.

Publish reports on CMC in Business Objects XI R3.

Working on info providers like Cubes, Infosets & ODS.

Write Java SDK code to populate webi reports as per the folder level, LOVS, Create and schedule webi/Crystal reports.

Interact with Clients, translate their business problems into technical solutions.

Development of user requirements, programming, testing, QA, documentation and implementation.

Troubleshot BI tool problems and tune for performance.

Configure SAP BODI components and schedule, monitor, and execute batch jobs.

Install and manage Business Objects Life Cycle Management in XI R3.1

Alta IT Services - ULLICO Inc., MD 12/2008 – 07/2009

Sr. BO Consultant

Use resources, knowledge, and experience to increase productivity.

Migrated Crystal report V10 to 2008 & Access reports to Business Objects XI R3

Extracted data from Smart stream Database to Lawson and created new queries using S3 query wizard

Administered/Security setup and maintained LBI

Insured that team resources are effectively utilized while maintaining balance of project related activities and sustaining support for currently supported products.

Set up user rights and added them into system and maintained day to day basis.

Created complex SQL queries and worked on various types of joins in SQL.

Ajilon Consulting- Christus Health, Houston, TX 01/2008 – 11/2008

Lead BO Consultant

Created Classes, Objects, Dimensions, LOVs and Measures.

Designed Webi in Crystal reports on XI R2 and guided entire migration process from SQLR to Business Objects XI.

Set up Single sign in Windows Active Directory environment. Published reports on CMC in Business Objects XI.

Created new projects and solutions in SSRS and various Dataset and Expression in Reporting Services.

Created and configured Data Connection, Dynamic Data Connections and Business Elements.

Created business view and Universe on XI R2.

Integrated reports to ASP.Net application.

Experience in SQL Server DTS and SSIS (Integration Service) package design, constructing, and deployment

UR International Inc., TX 01/1995 - 12/2007

San Antonio Water System (SAWS), TX

Lawson Consultant (08/2007 – 12/2007)

Built a framework for accurately capturing, sharing, distributing, securing, and leveraging company data resources in Crystal Enterprise.

Exported and imported data in Salesforce.com.

Well versed with all financial modules like AP, AR, and GL etc created various types of reports by extracting data from Lawson 9.0 tables.

Designed and implemented automation and activity management processes.

Installed, implemented, customized and administered Lawson HR/Payroll, Lawson Procurement, Lawson Portal, and Lawson Add-In's for Microsoft Office, and Lawson Employee/Manager Self-Service.

Harris County Dept. of Education, Houston, TX

Business objects Report Developer / Analyst (06/2007 – 07/2007)

Identified and analyzed the required to the standard format for all the improvements related and new reports to be done with a time frame.

Guided entire migration process from V9 to Business Objects XI.

Created various types of reports of type Standard, Cross Tab, Drill Down, Sub Reports, Form Type, etc., and created complex SQL queries and worked on various types of joins in SQL.

Developed Report controls to send the Parameters to Reports and created Graphical and Statistical reports of different Natures and Types.

Created and maintained many custom reports, connected to the server using ODBC, set up ODBC DSN's (data sources) on PCs.

Tempur-Pedic Inc, KY

Business Objects Developer/Analyst (09/2006 – 05/2007)

Tracked, analyzed and reported project performance against plans.

Designed and deployed DTS packages.

Guided entire migration process from V10 to Business Objects XI R2. Involved in architecture design of the project plan on Business Objects XI implementation. Installed and configured Business Objects XI R2 Enterprise Server.

Handled daily operation and supported and defined standards, guidelines, and best practices.

Hospira Inc, IL

Project Coordinator / Group Lead (05/2006 – 08/2006)

Worked with the infrastructure and architecture teams to ensure the projects meet with all necessary requirements. Conducted team meetings; communicated updates to the team and other interested parties.

Managed the clients’ information repositories, including status reports, presentations, project worksheets, etc.

Developed project proposals outlining needs specified by customers and maintained project-specific documentation, project plan and time line.

Led day-to-day and Project Management of technical team responsible for software packaging, OS image development/management, and troubleshot IT Tools client issues. Functionally tested application.

Nationwide Insurance, OH

Report Analyst / Team Lead (11/2005 – 04/2006)

Worked with production team to coordinate and assist in rollout of releases.

Created various frontend screens and integrated reports into ASP.Net application.

Well versed with Infoview and migrated Objects, Documents and Universes from Business Objects 6.5 to Business Objects XI using import wizard.

Created complex SQL queries and worked on various types of joins in SQL

Led a team of technical consultants and consistently beat time deadlines resulting in bottom line savings.

Molina HealthCare Inc, IN

Crystal Report Admin/Developer (01/2005 – 11/2005)

Designed and analyzed reports using Crystal Report reporting tool.

Created various types of reports using Query Tag in LIMS database.

Involved in implementation of Lawson HRMS suite 8.0 for employee record maintenance.

Supported and developed LIMS 5.02 to enable the lab business function.

UR International Inc, Houston, TX

Crystal Report Admin/Developer (01/1995 – 11/2004)

Assured complete data backups and recoveries.

Managed projects for their reporting purposes and worked with partners and vendors.

Provided monthly reporting for resource utilization on approved IT projects



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