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Sap Manager

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Sweden
Posted:
March 13, 2018

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SAMIR DESAI

SAP Technical Architect / BASIS Consultant

*: ac4sj9@r.postjobfree.com Å: +46-765-***-***

: Samir-desai : https://www.linkedin.com/in/desaisamir

PROFILE SNAPSHOT

Experience: An accomplished technocrat with over 11 years of experience in handling end-to-end SAP implementation projects related to ECC and Net Weaver releases on several Databases and OS Platforms.

Experienced in full cycle project implementation from requirement gathering & analysis, developing process design, testing, user training, deployment to post go-live support across Telecommunication, Banking & Finance, Agriculture, Retail & Wholesale and Pharmaceuticals domains

Proven track record of providing Strategic Consultation, Applications Services, and Technology Solutions to top companies across the globe

Rich knowledge of applications architecture, infrastructure architecture, systems design and integration architecture of SAP ECC & NW, HANA, Solution Manager and business applications like SAP BI & BPC, ILM and Fiori.

SAP BASIS SKILLS

SAP Technical Architecture: SAP Initial, Go-Live & Performance Sizing, architecture proposal and documentation, Performance Tuning of SAP, DB and OS, Planning and execution of upgrades, OS/DB Migration

SAP ECC 6.0 EHP8, SAP Net Weaver 7.31, 7.51, SAP Solution Manager 7.2, Fiori, Live Cache, BO 4.0, SAP APO, SAP BW, SAP BPC, SAP ILM, SAP IQ, SAP PI, SAP SCM, SAP Vendor portal

Certificate authentication, BIGIP, SNC, SAML2, Kerberos, SPNego

COMPETENCIES

Technical Architecture Designing

Performance Optimization

SAML2.0 Setup

SPNego, Kerberos design and Setup

SSO, SNC, Certificate config

SAP Landscape Sizing

RFP, SOW & Due-Diligence Support

SAP Audit

SAP Installations and configuration

Production Support & Maintenance

Technical Security

Fiori

Technical Administration

SAP Upgrades

OS/DB Migrations

Solution Manager setup

Oracle, DB2, IQ

Incident Management

Change & Problem Management

Project Leadership

GLOBAL EXPOSURE

5+ years of on-site experience in North America

2+ years of on-site experience in Europe (Norway, Sweden, Finland)

Successfully managed BASIS recruitments in India, USA & Sweden. Basis Competency Lead for Capgemini BASIS Pool

Supported RFP, Due Diligence and SoW for Multiple Customer in North America and Europe.

Studied Post Graduation in Wireless Telecommunications with honors in Canada

AREAS OF EXPOSURE

OS/DB Migration: AIX 6.1 to RHEL 5.6 with Oracle upgrade from 10g to 11g (OS: HP-UX 11.23, Windows 2000/NT)

EHP Upgrade: ECC 6.0 to EHP4 upgrade; EHP4 to EHP8

Installation & System copy – ECC 6.0, NW 7.0, 7.3x(ABAP + JAVA+ Portal), BW, SAP HCM (E-Learning, E-Recruiting, LSOCP), Live Cache, APO, Database Refresh, SSO, SLD Configuration

Solution Manager 7.01, 7.1 – End-to-end implementation of Solution Manager, CUA Configuration, 7.1 upgrade, Change request management (CHARM), SMD, LMDB, Root cause analysis, Maintenance Certificate automization

SAML 2.0, Kerberos setup, SNC Configuration, SLD Setup, HTTPS Configuration, SPNego, BIGIP, Kerberos

EDUCATION

Post-Graduation in Wireless Telecommunications, Humber Institute of Technology, Toronto, Canada - Sep 2005

Master of Science in Instrumentation & Control Systems, S.P. University, India - Dec 2004

Bachelor of Science in Instrumentation & Control Systems, S.P. University, India - Apr 2003

CAREER CONTOUR

Organization

Designation

Duration

Volvo IT, Sweden

Technical Architect – SAP BASIS

Feb 2017 - Current

Cap Gemini, Norway

SAP Cross-System Lead

Aug 2015 - Jan 2017

Cap Gemini, India

Senior Consultant (Lvl 4)

Sep 2010 - Aug 2015

Accenture, USA

Analyst

Apr 2007 - Apr 2010

Broader Software, USA

Analyst

Oct 2006 - Apr 2007

iNet Enterprise, Canada

Network Engineer

Jan 2006 - Jul 2006

Other Experience

Compass Group, Canada

Cashier

Feb 2005 - Jan 2006

PROJECTS HANDLED

@ Volvo IT (HCL Technologies), Sweden:

Project # 1

SAP BASIS Design and Implementation Feb 2017 – Till date

Client

Volvo Group, Sweden

Role

SAP BASIS Technical Architect

Key deliverables

Responsible for New SAP Landscape Design implementation.

Subject matter expert for SAP Fiori, Sybase IQ.

Design and Deployment of SAP Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) Landscape.

Design and Deployment of SAP BPC on HANA Landscape.

Design and Deployment of SAP Enterprise Portal & Integration with Backbends (ECC, BW)

Firewall, Network and F5 configuration for SAP Systems

@ Cap Gemini, Norway:

Project # 1

SAP BASIS Roll-out and Support July 2015 – Jan 2017

Client

Statoil, Norway

Role

SAP Technical Architect / Cross-system Lead

Key deliverables

Spearheading a team of 23 BASIS, Security, PI, ABAP, MDM, Portal consultants

Mentoring them to achieve Project Goals;

Implemented SAML2, Kerberos, SSL & SSO between SAP and non-SAP systems.

11 SAP Landscape parallel upgrade (IS-OIL, BW, HR, Vendor Portal, XI, BO, Trex, MDM, SCM)

Troubleshooting of Integration issues in JAVA, ABAP, Oracle, OS level, BI, MDM, Vendor portal, XI

@ Cap Gemini, India:

Project #1

SAP BASIS Roll-out and support Nov 2011 – Jul 2015

Client

Fiskars, Finland

Role

SAP BASIS Lead

Key deliverables

Troubleshooting java, ABAP, DB2, OS level issues, conducted SAP Audit, built SAP B2B/E-commerce Landscape, SolMan Upgrade from 7.01 to 7.1, BO 4.0 Installations & Configuration

Performed SAP Charm implementation and Web dispatcher configuration

Carried out SAP SCM/APO 7.0 + Live Cache 7.7 + MaxDB build, configuration and System Refreshes

Project 2

SAP BASIS Support Dec 2010 – Nov 2011

Client

Onninen, Finland

Role

SAP BASIS Consultant, Oracle Admin

Key deliverables

EHP4 & EHP6 upgrade from ECC 6.0; OS/DB Migration from AIX to RHEL with oracle upgrade from 10G to 11G, SPS upgrade, SLD & SSO configuration and RFP support for upcoming bidding

Project # 3

SAP Hardware Migration Oct 2010 – Dec 2010

Client

KF, Sweden

Role

SAP BASIS Consultant

Successfully completed the go-live for hardware migration of XI, BI, ECC and Solution Manager

Handled Pre migration and post migration activities for Hardware and OS migration

Project # 4

SAP BASIS Audit Oct 2010 – Nov 2010

Client

CPH, Copenhagen Airport

Role

SAP BASIS Consultant

Key deliverables

SAP BASIS audit and documentation

Project # 5

SAP BASIS Security Audit Sep 2010 – Oct 2010

Client

Sony, Mumbai, India

Role

SAP BASIS Consultant

Key deliverables

Audited SAP BASIS, SAP Security including setting up SoD Matrix

@ Accenture, San Francisco, USA:

Project # 1

SAP Tech Infrastructure Upgrade Jan 2010 – Apr 2010

Role

SAP Tech Arch Lead

Key deliverables

Catered support to RFP; involved in overall project planning for implementing ECC and XI landscape

Upgrading Dual Stack System (ABAP + JAVA), Kernel upgrades for SRM 6.0 /ECC 6.0

Project # 2

GMAC Global Release 2 Aug 2009 - Dec 2009

Client

GMAC (Finance Client), Michigan, USA

Role

SAP BASIS Lead

Key deliverables

GRC Configuration & Maintenance of Risk Analysis and Remediation (Compliance Calibrator)

Planned, tested, fixed, documented, tuned Performance Optimization strategy for GRC Portal Security

Configured JCo Connections, SAP-HR, SAP Adaptor, and SLD for JCO

Project # 3

SAP Globe Core / SAP PARTS (Techno - Functional) Apr 2008 – Aug 2009

Client

AGCO – Germany

Role

SAP BASIS Consultant/Lead

Key deliverables

Deploying HA Environment for SAP Implementations, System Copies, Client Copies, Upgrades

Installation & configuration of SCM 5.0 SR1, Live Cache server, Test Data Migration Server (TDMS)

Project # 4

SAP HCM – HR/SDT May 2007 – Apr 2008

Client

AT&T (Telecommunication Client), USA

Role

SAP BASIS Consultant

System Builds: E-Learning, E-Recruiting, ESS, MSS, Payroll, SAP Web dispatcher, HR Portal

Heterogeneous system copy -Linux/DB2 to HP-UX/Oracle, Adobe Connect Server Install and Configuration, Performance Tuning for ABAP+JAVA+Web Dispatcher; SAP HCM Functionalities

@ Broader Software, New York, USA

Project # 1

SAP Implementation Oct 2006 - Apr 2007

Client

Broader Software, New York, USA

Role

SAP BASIS Analys

Key deliverables

Successfully created, authenticated and maintained more than 50 clients in development, quality

Completed database administration including monitoring, log analysis, backup, planning calendar

@ iNet Enterprise – Toronto, Canada

Project # 1

Network Administrator Jan 2006 - Oct 2006

Client

iNet Enterprise – Toronto, Canada

Role

Network Administrator

Key deliverables

Administrative Network Support activities: Involved in daily review of network logs ensuring a proactive and preventative maintenance approach to network management

Validation of daily network backups, Maintenance of SQL Server databases, e-mail, mailboxes



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