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February 16, 2018

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Curriculum Vitae

SAP APO Consultant


To join and work in a Globally renowned Organization, where I should be able to apply my experience and contribute my skills and knowledge in various professional fronts, for result oriented applications, especially my skill and knowledge in my choicest field of SAP SCM APO, SNC, SNP, DP and wide exposure in other modules i.e. SAPXI/PI, SD, MM Procurement which enables me to make a continued significant contribution, as a distinguished Consultant in the field, in a Company that has ambitions for growth.


7.5+ years’ Experience in IT with 3.6+yrs of exclusive SAP APO configuration, implementation, Production Support and Training experience.


• Involved in three Full-Life Cycle implementations, Enhancement and support and well versed in various aspects of the system.

• Extensive Working knowledge in configuration and implementation and support of the SAP APO modules (DP,SNP)

• Worked on various areas of APO Supply network planning.

• Worked on parts planning, SNP Heuristics, Safety stock, Vendor management Inventory (VMI), safety stock maintenance, subcontracting

• Conceptual Knowledge on parallel processing profiles.

• Conceptual knowledge in life cycle planning.

• Extensive skills in SAP APO on Integration Model, Core Data Interface (CIF), Demand Planning (DP) and Supply Network Planning (SNP), and Supply Network Collaboration (SNC).

• Able to communicate effectively with clients and team members. Possess strong analytical, diagnostic, troubleshooting and problem solving skills.

• Experience in configuration and implementation of DP Info Cubes using Administrative Workbench, Generating and changing Characteristic Value Combination (CVC’s), Planning books, Planning Areas and creating Statistical Forecast.


• Configured and administered SAP- SD/ MM, SAP APO functional modules.

• Trained to work with various documents of Sales and Distribution (Inquiries, Quotations, Sales Orders, Contracts, Outbound Deliveries, Billing Documents, etc.)

• Extensive Exposure in Integration of SD-MM & SAP APO – SNP, DP modules.

• Knowledge in Availability Check, Outline Agreement.

• Delivery, Pricing, Billing, Account Determination

• Knowledge of different types of Sales Documents, Shipping and Billing.

• Knowledge of cross-functional application customizing like SAP XI/PI, SAP SNC, SAP MDM etc, to map Sales and Distribution (SD) requirements in SAP system.

• Knowledge of Material Determination and Listing/Exclusion.

• Knowledge of Customizing Free Goods Determination.

SAP XI / PI, EP skill set & Exposure

Integrated various business systems using different types of adapters like File Adapter, IDOC adapter, JDBC adapter, RFC adapter, SOAP adapter, MAIL adapter, JMS and PROXY.

Excellent SAP XI 3.0, SAP PI 7.0, 7.1, working experience for more than 3 years.

Extensive knowledge in Ability to analyze customer’s system landscape & identify ideal interfaces for integration.

Experienced in design and architecture of various end to end integration scenarios with various combinations of SAP and non-SAP based systems.

Experience with various SAP Communication Channels (JDBC, HTTP, SAP-XI, RFC, SOAP, Seeburger, Rosetta net etc.)

Experience in working closely with customers as well as team members to understand requirements that drive the work assignments.

Imparted various internal Trainings in organizations in SAP Services such as SAP XI, SNC etc.


Bachelors Of Technology (BTech) in Computer science and Engineering from Sarva Bharatiya Shiksha Peeth in the year 2006.

2nd PUC in PCM Science from Satya Jyothi College, Bangalore. In the year 2002.

SSLC Board Exam Passed in the year 1999 from Stracey Memorial High School, Bangalore.


Technical Skills and Practical Expertise:

Sap Apo DP Forecast Model, Realignments, Administrator Workbench, Phase Out/Phase In procedure, Planning Area, Planning Book, Alert Monitor, Characteristic Value Combinations, Releasing DP to SNP, RSPC.

Sap Apo SNP Master Data, Planning Engines- Heuristics, Deployment, TLB, PPM, Vendor management inventory, Safety stock, Sub-Contracting

Sap Apo GATP

Product allocation, Check mode, Requirement class, Requirement type, ATP Categories

Programming Languages C, C++, Java, C#.Net

ERP SAP APO 5.0, 7.0, 7.1 SAP ECC 5.0,6.0, SAP XI 3.0, SAP PI 7.0, 7.4, ALE, SD, MM, SCM APO – SNC, SNP, DP.

Database Oracle 10g

Others Microsoft Office 2010, 2013(Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, Project).



KALYANI TECH PARK, Whitefield, Bangalore.

Duration of Stay in the Company: MAY 2015 – Feb 2018.


1.Project Name : Apps GD India, HPIT SAMSUNG Venus.

Client : Hewlett Packard India Pvt. Ltd.

Duration : November 2016 – November 2017.

Position : Regular

Role : SAP APO Developer

Hewlett-Packard GlobalSoft Private Limited is a globally focused transnational company, headquartered in Bangalore India, and is exclusively engaged in providing Software and IT Services. Currently in collaboration with HPI client and was part of Project team to implement SAMSUNG printing services Venus integration for all the SAMSUNG print models to be incorporated to HP as it was a Historical move from HP to buy all the SAMSUNG printing services Globally.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Responsible for production support SNP, SNC.

Solving issues raised by the clients, by prioritizing based on severity levels.

Problems for the inconsistency of data, blocking issues & system performance issue.

Handled Complex and critical Realignment issues in DP

Core team member for Supply Network Planning

Worked on push/pull push and fair shared deployment methods

Worked on safety stock and vendor inventory managements and subcontracting.

Solved issues relation to CIF configuration, connections, and integration models

Involved in daily SNP Heuristics, deployment heuristics, TLB, and analyzing the results after each planning run

Examined on-going issues, analysed the business processes in order to offer suitable solutions to the problem.

Process Chain and scheduled it to run at periodic intervals in the background and updates the values in the Planning book.

Created and assigned the TLB profile to the Transportation lane.

Prepared KT document and End user manual


Project Name : Apps GD India, HPIT India GST.

Client : Hewlett Packard India Pvt Ltd.

Duration : November 2015 – November 2016.

Position : Regular

Role : SAP APO Developer

Roles and Responsibilities:

Understood the Business process as part of the knowledge transfer and mapped the structure of the company (regions, divisions, brands, products and customers) for planning purposes in the DP Master Data.

Worked in transferring (CIF) the Master data like the Materials, Plants, Classes, Characteristics and related Master data from ECC system to SCM system using the integration models.

Created new individual, specialized planning books and Data views as per the requirements from the business users and planners.

Monitoring the proper transfer of Master data from R/3 through CIF.

Maintained statistical forecast profiles and various data views as per business blue print

Involved in the creation of Master planning object structures, Planning area, Characteristic master data, and Time Series Objects, storage Buckets Profile and Planning Bucket Profile for monthly buckets and weekly buckets.

Maintained time buckets profile

Configured the Alert profile, setup alerts to be generated in the background and Forecast Profiles and Release Profiles.

Maintained statistical forecast profiles and various data views as per business blue print.

Created proportional Factors, Disaggregation using Pro Data and Proportional factors

Release of DP to SNP

Created Planning book and Data views.


Project Name : ES ITIO extended support.

Client : Hewlett Packard India Pvt Ltd.

Duration : September 2015 – November 2015.

Position : Regular

Role : APO Support Analyst.

Worked as Extended support for ES ITIO SAP MM, Procurement and APO issues.

Working as ES GSCS IEC Support for ES GSCS ticket support for elevations, escalations, and major incidents against any ES GSCS SAP Application. The main goal is to ensure that ES GSCS provides and executes needed actions and gather resources in order to resolve any critical Production issues in a timely manner in an assigned level of priorities.


II. PRIMUS GLOBAL, Whitefield, Bangalore.

Duration of Stay in the Company: August 2014 – May 2015.


1.Project Name : PPM 255816 WWSCM SMO.

: SMO Day1 - GSCS supporting assets 107240

Organisation : Hewlett Packard India Pvt Ltd.

Duration : 31-Jul-2015– 30-Aug-2015

Position : CTW

Role : SAP APO Developer

To meet Operational excellence and Business Continuity by engaging in a life time opportunity in global transition for SAP Advanced planner and optimization in the Split Management Office. Was part of transition team responsible for migration of Master, customer, material data to new and improved environment in SAP SCM landscape. Moved to production successfully and achieved greater success being part of transition team working exclusively with the World wide Global SNC team.

Role in the Project:

• Part of SNC SMO team for split activities in SAP SNC module.

• Part of WW SNC team to enhance and migrate Material, Customer Master to new SAP boxes setup in optimized environment.

• Developed and enhanced business partners to systems like A50,A51 and A52 scheduled environments from old and sunset systems.

• Worked extensively on all the transition profiles in WW SCM system including development, enhancement, ITG and production which was part of Planning and product service operations and completed successfully.


2. Project Name : OneHP Client, On Boarding

Organisation : Hewlett Packard India Pvt Ltd.

Duration : September 2014 – May 2015.

Position : CTW

Role : SAP APO Developer

To meet Operational excellence and Business Continuity by onboarding logistics Partners, ODMs, DCs and other HP partners into existing HP processes (DDS /RDS/IDS) through multiple setups across various IT assets of HP Supply Chain for an integrated process flow.

IHPS has enabled their business on the gFusion platform, with the aim to ensure a scalable and standardized process to support the growing business. Key to the business model is the ship direct capability from 3rd Party supplier to the end customer. With expanding the business and looking for further SC efficiency improvements, the aim of this project is to setup a new MPa (Manufacturing Partner) to enable direct shipment of IHPS products to customers from the vendor site. Performed by HP and the partner’s IT resources; HP IT is responsible for test cases Business is required to set up necessary materials & generate orders on test system. This is end-to-end systematic testing and all development by HP and the partner should be complete before start of UAT testing.

Role in the Project:

• Development and enhancement in SAP SD, MM and APO modules for new ship-to Partners or suppliers in the HP enterprise structure.

• Technical lead role in handling the MPa Projects on onboarding new suppliers.

• Customize the system according to the approved requirements

• Prepare and conduct business requirement meetings with business leads and required assets.

• Work closely with business team as a Functional and technical Lead.

• Gather requirements pertaining to Business Requirements Master Data Integration Design.

• Execute the work assigned by the business lead.

• Ensure integration between the modules (implication of system configuration throughout the different modules) and different assets like B2B, Unix, HPSB, Light House etc.

• Coordinate with business with the Standard requirements around External partner, cutover management, data retention, security, access, functionality, system performance, reporting, tidal jobs, and business owned assets.

• Working as a SAP business analyst with multi role i.e. SAP SD, SAP SCM (SNC, SNP, DP) and PI consultant.

• Worked extensively on Sales Order, Purchase Order creation and execution with EDI functionality with 850, 855, 856, 846, 830, 870 type of EDI signals.

• Project documentation on common SharePoint for future reference.

• Handling SAP SNC module support, development and enhancement activities including onboarding new suppliers in SNC system.

• Part of SNC SMO team for split activities in SAP SNC module.

• Completed SNC SMO project successfully.

III. Mahindra Satyam, BSD Bangalore.

Duration of Stay in the Company: October 2010 – August 2012


Project Name : NISSAN SA

Duration : November 2010 – August 2012

Position : Permanent.

Role : SAP Analyst.

The First South African motor company to achieve the internationally recognized ISO 9001 and subsequent 14001 quality certification from the SABS in all its plants. Awarded the highest safety rating, Noscar, by the National Occupational Safety Association for 20 consecutive years.

The Nissan project is to migrate the MM and SD activities of SAP to the mainframe system. The creation of master and transactional documents will be triggered through the VMS module in SAP system to track the vehicle status at any time. The project scope involves project preparation, configuration, testing and building new interfaces in the SAP PI environment. Developed new interfaces to make the communication between the mainframe system, Web services and SAP system. Synchronous and Asynchronous interfaces are developed for this integration.


Role in the Project:

• Document XI development specifications.

• Technical lead role managing a team of six XI consultants.

• Customize the system according to the approved requirements

• Prepare and conduct unit technical testing on interfaces

• Work closely with Nissan South Africa team functional Consultants

• Execute the work assigned by Mahindra Satyam functional Consultants and Project Manager

• Ensure integration between the modules (implication of system configuration throughout the different modules)

• Coordinate with Sales and Pre-sales team on any new proposals and proposal defense in the region.

• Worked as a SAP business analyst with Dual role i.e. SAP SD and PI consultant.

• Worked extensively on Price Validation transaction in SD module in VELO.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Understanding client business and taking requirements in the form of FS, TS creation and interface development.

• Integration process involves integration with applications like: MDM, SD, FI, CRM, HR and non sap DB system, Webservices Etc.

• Configured CCMS Alerts in Exchange Infrastructure to implement Error Handling and Email Notifications.

• Worked on SAP R/3 4.6C and 4.7 integrated with MDM in PI 7.1

• Integrated SAP R/3 4.6 and external non-SAP legacy systems like DB2, Oracle, SQL Server databases and other file systems.

• Involved in cut over plan, resolving post go-live issues and critical production problems.

• Handling team of 5 member and trained End users.

Support end-to-end root cause analysis for a business or technical issue utilizing SAP workbench tools in,

(Integration Builder: Design, Integration Builder: Configuration, Integration Monitoring).

Experience with interfacing with External Database, EDI and ABAP proxy development.

Exposure over PI installation and CCMS Monitoring of PI Components.

Exposure in using Service Registry, SOA Manager for creating service end-points and Monitoring PI components using NWAPI.

Experience in working with WSDL conversions. Well versed in troubleshooting, Error handling and ABAP Monitoring.

Knowledge of JAVA and J2EE Technology and use of JAVA code for various interface mapping programs.

PI Interface developer to design, build & test interfaces using SAP PI (XI), including standard & non standard adapters.

Familiarity with industry interface and messaging architectures.

Strong adherence to Software Development Life Cycle process.

Ability to read, understand, author and review, Technical specifications, Unit test documents, Test scripts and Code review.

Familiarity with online developer communities and SAP support network.

Familiarity with industry standard incident management tools (Remedy, Iheat etc).

Collaboration with multiple teams including partner organizations.

Report progress to senior team member or manager.

As a SAP Business analyst at client location was involved with Client Sales team in managing their Critical Sales and Vehicle management interfaces.

Provide new provisions for enhanced ERP solution in the current landscape.

Maintain vehicle reports and Idoc management through VELO.

Maintain Sales transactions for Price validation, discounts, Free interest days for the dealers.

Vehicle dealer management done through mainframes for their sales order creation.

Monitor and process end – to end business sales reports.

Worked on SAP SD transactions like VELO, VK11, VK12, ZSD002 etc.

Worked extensively on Price Validation transaction in SD module in VELO.

Updating pricing for the VINS based on condition types in its access sequence.

Updating pricing data with discounts and sales packages for dealers.

Monitor and manage sales order interfaces on MAINFRAMES system.

Interface monitoring in Mainframes, Idoc monitoring in SAP, XI monitoring, File processing in FTP server was part of the role as a Business analyst.

Responsibilities as a Team lead and Lead XI Developer:

Was involved in all major enhancements related to the pending CR Puchase Order to Mahindrasatyam.

Managing a team of six members assigning work and tracking and helping with their tasks.

Attend meetings with the business and functional team to gather requirements and proposing new technical landscape for smooth business flow.

Worked closely with all the Functional team members understanding their requirement through RFS and FS.

Worked on new developments with FICO,PP,MM,SD and VMS interfaces and their requirements.

Developed 15 Webservices landscapes for various interfaces with functional requirements i.e outbound and inbound proxy setup with webservice clients.

Extensive knowledge on Proxy and SOAP architecture.

Co ordination with business teams and clients for setting up new interfaces as per the requirement.

Gained many appreciations from client for quick thinking and on the spot resolution for critical interface issues which deals with vehicle parts and financial interfaces.

Worked on widely Proxy and Idoc interfaces both Inbound and Outbound.

Worked on Mainframes system called SCOPE extensively.

Worked at onsite long-term on Intra company Transfer Permit which was

Valid for two years on onsite payroll.

Was working and coordinating all major projects along with ECC 6.0 Upgrade.

Extensive knowledge on SAP PI 7.0 with Development, support and monitoring and processing.

Managing weekly SLA and target based incidents.

Send weekly report to client and attending change meetings.

Been a part of SAP SALES team also while onsite to attend the discussing on new project planning and representing SAP XI as a complete business package to suite the company’s business needs, I.e was also involved in SAP competency role for SOUTH AFRICA region in getting new projects to the company.

Represented Mahindrasatyam for the new proposal meetings with in Pretoria and Mahindra and Mahindra Automobile for their new expansion on stock management and distribution in AFRICA in which they wanted a presentation on SAP and its ERP functionality to manage their financial as well as stocks.

IV Dyn Pro India Pvt Ltd. Pune

Duration of Stay: November 2009 – September 2010

Position : Permanent.


Project Name : GlobalFoundries, AMD

Duration : November 2009 – September 2010

Client : IBM India Pvt. Ltd. Pune

ROLE : SAP XI/PI Consultant

Team Size : 3

Environment : SAP PI 7.1

GLOBALFOUNDRIES is the world’s first full-service semiconductor foundry with a truly global manufacturing and technology footprint. Launched in March 2009 through a partnership between AMD [NYSE: AMD] and the Advanced Technology Investment Company (ATIC), GLOBALFOUNDRIES provides a unique combination of advanced technology, manufacturing excellence and global operations. With the integration of Chartered Semiconductor in January 2010, GLOBALFOUNDRIES significantly expanded its capacity and ability to provide best-in-class foundry services from mainstream to the leading edge.

GLOBALFOUNDRIES is headquartered in Silicon Valley with manufacturing operations in Singapore, Germany.

Responsibility as Support and maintainance team member:

Monitoring and processing of Realtime an scheduled messages in MONI of Inte-gration engine and Adapter engine. Been a part of implementation team on real-time interfaces on Shipping, Inventory Valuation, ASN (Advanced Shipping No-tice) Material Enhancement Supply interaces.

Worked closely with SAP SD consultants for OTC(order to cash) pre sales and after sales,Generating RFI and updating with time, SLA, generating my sap platform, TCO analysis, solution stack consideration XL sheet, High availability, disaster recovery requirements, ROI.

hands on experience on transaction for sales orders i.e VT01,VT02 or VT03 in which ASN orders are created. Create order type for returnable packaging goods-duty paid to duty paid-bonded to duty paid, order type for one way load.

and due to which an idoc is generated for processing.

Besides the regular support, I was involved with extensive testing and configuration that is required by the client as part of their continuous efforts in fine-tuning existing configuration and new business requirements.

Role includes to support the business and the other team requirements wherein was in loop with other modules like SD,MM,PM, EP,MDM,PP,MDM etc in which interface and its functioning was involved.

Regular IMR updates to the client on the resolution via ticketing tool (HPOV Client).

Worked on IM,CR,WR and TT types of ticketing system.

In case of errors troubleshooting with rescheduling and re triggering the idocs from the source system. In a event of job failure checking with other support team members and raising an alarm to rectify the issue.

Knowledge on identifying errors in AE and IE, and Alert system in runtime work-bench.

Designed and Configured Integration Process, Integration Scenarios, Actions, and Communication channel Templates for In / Out Bound Interfaces in IR & ID, Alert configuration.

Developed an Integration process, hear the requirement is to collect incoming Customer master records using ALE and create a correlation based on country code. The incoming messages arrive via the RFC adapter. After a certain number of messages are collected, they are bundled and mapped to a package of IDocs. This package of IDocs is then posted into the R/3 system via the IDoc adapter. Hence, complete knowledge in creation and bundling of idoc adapters.

Idoc knowledge includes : 1. Idoc Types development

2. Idoc extension

3. Idoc Customer exits

4. Master Data distribution

5.ALE settings including Port, Partner profile, RFC destination and logical system

6.Function Module, Interactive reporting.

V. Web Development Company.

Duration of Stay: July 2008 – September 2009


Project Name : Nestlé GLOBE SAP XI – XMS

Duration : July 2008-September 2009

Employer : IBM India Pvt. Ltd. Kolkata, India


Team Size : 85

Environment : SAP XI 7.0

Nestlé GLOBE SAP XI Migration Phase 2A is the migration of 150 complex EAI Interfaces to SAP XI 7.0. As a part of this project, IBM Global Delivery is engaged with Nestlé in the migration of 450 SAP Global interfaces pertaining to Business Processes like WMS (Warehouse Management System), DD (Direct Delivery), PCS, CPG etc. IBM is doing the project as a Fixed Price-Fixed Timeline contract. Involving a team of 85 resources from Technical and Functional skills. As a part of the scope of work, IBM performed the Interface Analysis, Technical Design, Build and Testing of the interfaces. Also a diverse test of testing services is provided for this migration like Technical Unit Testing, Functional Unit Testing and Volume and Stress Testing.

Monitoring of message flows of End-to-End scenarios for all the SAP to SAP interfaces

Monitoring of RTE,PP and PR MMS boxes and raised ticket when error encountered

Dealing with different TEC tickets & manually raised tickets.

Monitoring Comm Channels & Adapter Engines

Message monitoring in Integration Server and Runtime Workbench.

Self QA of all RMs / IMs.

Maintain a log of all tickets.

Writing Documentation and NEMO REPORTS.

Responsibilities as a Support & Maintenance Core team member:

To Analyse Receiver Determination Errors [Check config,;identify missing config;If missing config is in XI, then fix or escalate;If missing config needs to be maintained or sent from SAP (TBD05, TBD06);assign ticket to SMS_SUPPORT & MAINT,LS2BS incorrectly config]

To Analyse Outbounding Errors[Receiver agreement configured incorrectly;Incorrect receiver determination configured;LS2BS incorrectly config;Incorrect ALE config in SAP receiving system]

Check the Adapter related problem [resolve, together with help from XI CD team]

Analysis & Troubleshooting of Mapping Related issues & assignment to the right group

Analysis of Http… Errors & assignment to the right group

Troubleshooting in Logical Routing Steps

Troubleshooting in Call Adapter Step

Troubleshooting XI interfaces.

Analyse & Resolve different Market raise tickets.

Analyse & Troubleshoot errors related to X -link Configuration as well as Nemo X-link Configuration related Errors

Perform testing, documentation

Responsibilities as an XI Admin team member:

Creating new Business System in SLD.

Configuration of the Scenarios for different market as per the request of CR request form.

Creating & defining Communication Channel, adapters (J2EE and J2SE), Sender/Receiver Agreement etc in Integration Directory

Handling Change Requests throughout the Environments

Giving ROUTVAL, DESADV, RCVLIST & VALUE Mapping Table Entries.]

Configured J2SE based x-Link adapters

Estimation and Complexity Determination for implementation of different interface family (like PCS, WMS).

Designing Integration Repository and Integration directory objects.

Developing Message Types, Message Interfaces, and Mappings (Message Mapping).

Configuring File, IDoc, JDBC, SOAP (X-Link) adapters.

Defined message mappings using Mapping Editor in XI using XSLT and Java.

Performed mapping for Inbound /Outbound interfaces.

Performed sender/ receiver determinations and sender/receiver agreements.

Convert between IDOC XML Structures and Flat Files in XI 3.0.

Set up, tested communication channels IDOC, RFC, HTTP and File adapters.

Configuring the Routing rules (Interface and Channel determination), Sender/Receiver agreements in integration directory.

Worked on Integration Builder (IR, ID, SLD) and configuring the objects in Integration Directory.

Configuration of sender File adapter and receiver IDOC adapter.

Gather knowledge on Adapter framework (File, RFC, IDoc, SOAP, XLink, HTTP).

End to End Implementation.

Creating transport requests and importing them in STMS. Extensive knowledge in transport management.

Troubleshooting during Testing Phases

Gathered knowledge in development of XI Map.

Done end to end testing (TCT-Technical connectivity Test) in Regression environment.

Involved in end to end analysis on nemo adapter.

Testing included Idoc to file, File to File, File to idoc on ECC 6.0 R/3 4.6.

Created partner profiles, logical systems, SALE.

Done TCT of Inbound and Outbound PCS,WMS message family which is for W2K Market End Points.


Date of Birth : 22nd October 1982

Passport No : R3964263 (Date of Issue: 01-Sept-2017 and Date of Expiry: 31- Aug-2027)

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Current Location : Bangalore, India

Base Location : Bangalore, India

Marital Status : Married

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