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Sap Manager

Round Rock, TX
November 18, 2018

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Mr.Manikanta Nagam

Mobile: 773-***-****


SAP Basis & AWS Cloud Admin

Experienced Design Architect with Solution Consulting expertise, 9+ years of SAP Solution Consulting experience, of which over 6 years of SAP Netweaver experience and 5 years of SAP ERP Solutions consulting and SAP AWS HANA Technical design including Landscape designing and Architecture. I have done Five SAP R/3 full life cycle implementations. Trained AWS Solution Architect. Designed AWS security in every Layer.

I am specialized in providing and delivering high quality, SAP Netweaver and Cloud solutions to clients of various sizes and sectors as a part of SAP ERP Solutions Architect. Expertise in implementing elasticity using both vertical and horizontal scaling. I am experienced working with Enterprise Architects, Business Analysts and subject matter experts, Sales teams to explore on the requirement and come up with the right SAP Components suitable for their requirement. Extensive Experience in Providing Implementation and Production Support for the all components of SAP R/3, ECC6.0, Netweaver, Solution Manager, BI including software installation and Configuration along with BOBJ Implementation. SAP Portals, SAP PI 7.1.1, PO,SAPEWM,SAP GRC10.0, Open text live link Administration, SAP S/4 HANA on Cloud. Experienced on SAP environment including ABAP, Java, Fiori, Hana, Xi, Workflow, Web DynPro, and Functional areas such as RP (Return Processing), TAM (Tax Account Maintenance), AP (Account Profile), Point of Sales, Order to Cash, Procure to pay cycles, Implemented SAP CAR, along with multiple external interfaces . Design architect cloudbased solutions, Leverage different storage options as per requirement which ever suitable like Amazon EBS, Amazon S3, Amazon RDS, Amazon Cloud Front, Glacier etc. Designing AWS security using AWS IAM tool and temporary security tokens and also using Cloud formation scripts, AWS cloud formation templated deployed to AWS service Catalogs. Define and set up real time AWS auditing. Lead the integrated planning, design, implementation and support of SAP BI / HANA based solutions including SAP LT Replication Server, SAP ECC, SAP Data Services, SAP Business Warehouse (BW), Migration to HANA and SAP BI/Business Objects in large and complex environments.


Acting as communication between the technical teams and sales teams and giving them the correct estimates and sizing utilizing my 9 years of SAP expertise.

Worked on implementations, Configurations enhancements, performance improvements, upgrades and production support projects including SAP Cloud and S/4 HANA using AWS Azure Microsoft Tools Automated Administration.

Extending the network SQL Server DR to Azure, Backup to Azure storage, Azure Site Recovery ASR options.

AWS cloud Architecting end to end solution designing from initial business requirement analyzing to identifying the best suitable cloud solution, cloud storage options, Cloud parallelization where ever possible and using the concept of loose coupling where ever possible in the whole landscape and defining security at each layer.

Extending storage to the cloud and worked on common patterns for on-premises SQL Server DR to Azure and commonly thought of as Cold, Warm, and Hot backup/recovery models

Experienced in installing BOBJ 4.0 Edge series with Data management services on SQL 2008.

Experience in implementing SAP-Web enabled applications using SAP-Enterprise Portal 7.0, 7.1 and 7.3. experienced in configuring ESS/MSS, SSO, ADS, LDAP.

Highly skilled in BASIS and heterogeneous database models such as HANA, Oracle, ASE and SQL, Good understanding of most recent SAP technical roadmaps and their alignment with client requirements.

Leverages best practices and SAP certified tools and methodologies in the design and delivery of potential solutions Integration on Cloud and S/4 HANA.

SAP Solution Manager Expertise. Extensive experience in MOPZ, CHARM, Technical Monitoring, Root cause analysis, Alert Monitoring configurations.

Having good working knowledge of UC4 Support in SAP performance tuning, System copies, Background job scheduling and monitoring activities.

Responsible for complete end to end Implementation of Opentext ECM live link administration VIM and Travel receipt management.

Implemented and configured GRC 10.0 Access control (from scratch) in British Council project. Configured Access Control, ARA, BRM, EAM, UAM Green field Implementation. Full life cycle implementation of GRC 10.0 in British council.

Provide Technology Solution Development and Integration across the SDLC including requirements, functional specs, design, custom development, integration, testing, training and deployment.

Experienced in deploying and configuring portal Business Packages, iViews contents, and other components in Netweaver Portal environment including BEX, Visual Composer, BOBJ, Crystal Reports, and Netweaver Development Infrastructure (NWDI) and Track Creation and SAP HANA on cloud.

Implemented SAP FIORI Out of the box applications.

Developed scope and technical architecture of the client’s SAP FIORI landscape.

Monitor SAP notes and resolve complex issues with the client’s implementation of the SAP FIORI application.

Configured SAP FIORI based applications used by the client.

Integrated SAP Portal and SAP FIORI applications as a single Sign On.

Defines/develops roadmaps and plans to migrate current application infrastructure to AWS Cloud and reduce hardware footprints and devises cost-effective ways to support cloud-computing environments.

Prepare an end to end architecture and detailed tasks list for security, basis teams.

Developed a FIORI themed design to modified the theme for client specific Branding.

Worked with security to assign security roles, catalogs and groups in Gateway server and ECC backend.

Performed FIORI SPRO tasks to enable the FIORI apps.

Coordinated with Test id’s, created test scripts, helped in creating the training materials, cutover preparation, and go-live support.

Coordinating with the account management team, formulate and support revenue objectives through the adoption of AWS

Educate customers of all sizes on the value proposition of AWS, and participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment in the cloud

Conduct one-to-few and one-to-many training sessions to transfer knowledge to customers considering or already using AWS

Captured and shared best-practice knowledge amongst the AWS solutions architect community.

SAP ECC WM and all Warehouse integration expertise. Strategic Analysis and technology expertise in enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer EA design phase decisions via Cognitive data analytics, cloud technology.

Developed proof-of-concept (POC) and prototypes to help illustrate approaches to technology and business problems.

Functional understanding of CRM processes in sales, marketing and service.

Ability to design and implement data integrations between CRM and other systems

Gather and document Dynamics 365 business and functional processes.

Translate business processes into CRM Requirements.

Manage the CRM data cleaning, integration, data integrity and data management activities

Delivery of inline documentation like (how to do documents and step by step documents and issue resolution documents) in all training courses imparted and also to support future business process changes across the organization and also for future references.


Trained on AWS cloud and S/4 HANA and SAP Fiori Implementations.


Project: From October 2016 to December 2017

Penguin Random House

Project Name: Business Warehouse movement

Client: PRH

Role: Security Design Consultant comprehensive understanding of risk management and proven experience of ensuring compliance with relevant regulatory processes. A successful track record of delivering complex projects utilizing appropriate techniques and tools actively participating in business decisions to champion our clients’ interests and assist; the business to translate Compliance into their daily work.

Cultivate and enhance the compliance culture with in PRH.

Provide though out leadership on the impact and implementation of regulation and developing and fostering excellence with in the compliance team.

Project: From March 2016 to September 2016


Project Name:HONDA


Role: SAP Basis Consultant

Environment: SAP ECC, PO, BI, EP, Solution manager, VISTEX, Open text, GRC and 3rd party applications like OneLEO, SAG.


SAP Basis performed at Honda:

Relationship and People Management:

•Communicates solution designs clearly in multiple modes of communication – diagrams, documents, verbally.

•Works with Business and IT partner teams to understand and document system requirements for data, SLAs/service levels, user experience, archiving/legal requirements, training, data governance, and performance.

SAP Security Responsibilities performed at Honda:

Analyzing Business requirements and streamline the technology to achieve the required business objectives.

Using effective elicitation techniques in achieving best requirement gathering and so define effective solution to handle application security .

Responsible for High level application security design through out Garibaldi Project HLD SAP security for Garibaldi.

Conducting workshops and interviews with senior stakeholders and IT operational teams at different levels to define user creation processes across multiple applications defining creation change and deletion procedures and processes.

Primary contact for SOD document creation.

Designed Solution Manager CUA as a temporary security solution while implementing GRC 10.1 implementation as final solution for project.

Analyzing critical transaction and restrictions to define required Remediation and mitigations up to acceptable level accordingly.

Assist Build teams and test teams with the relevant planning to carry out SAP Security set up and testing

Module wise configuration and set up and train end users to test the relevant module by creating test scripts created using business transaction stream line flow charts.

Undertake compliance activities like exception handling associated with ensuring compliance with the Enterprise Architecture.

Project: From Aug 2014 to Feb 2015

Company Name: T-SYSTEMS( MEXICO)

Client: T-Mobile

Role: Solution Consultant

Environment: SAP ECC, PI, EP, Solution manager GRC and 3rd party applications like Biztalk, VISTA, Klopotek, in building and migrating applications, software and services on the AWS platform

Brief Description of Project:

consulting and business process outsourcing company. T-SYSTEMS is SAP Design Consultant for T-Mobile project where the production servers are migrated to new environment and T-Mobile project is especially to redirect all the interfaces to new production servers and ensure the functionality is pointed to new servers.

Responsible for End to End migration project with around 235 interfaces migrated and gone live successfully on new production servers.

Responsible for Designing HLD for Planned Migration process executed in 3 phases and in DLD defining how to execute each phase and how to migrate Production servers and Interface redirections for a smooth business Transition.

Including functional and technical consultants to execute proper 3rd party re integration as well as application re integration with new production servers .

•Provide pragmatic solutions to complex technical access and security issues through the co-ordination with wider SAP team, SAP Centers of Excellence, business process owners and SAP functional consultants.

•Solution Manager Document Management. Test management (Manual and Automatic).Integration into third party tools. Configured Change Control management, Incident management, Business Process Operations, Maintenance Management.

Addresses many Security critical decisions by suggesting the remediation of roles highlighted as issues during the bi-annual user review, corporate audit reviews or external audit assessments.

I have been a highly motivated, proactive, technical leader leading a cross-functional team structure.

Expertise in Solution consulting, quality services, ensuring highly quality service operations and Process design with excellent business focused approach.

Developed a high quality technical capability to deliver Business requirements.

Ensure solutions as per architectural principles.

Continuous service improvement through effective communication and change management.

Ensure that we develop and align high quality dev, QA and production environments

Work closely with Service Operations to ensure successful transition into service

Project Name: Green Corps

Client: Green Corps

Role: Sap Consultant

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation is an American multinational information technology, consulting and business process outsourcing company. Cognizant is SAP Implementation Partners for Cambridge Assessment. As part of Threshold phase 2.2 Project we Design Architect in Bringing effective Business use features like online certificate submissions as required by CA, Architect the built of their Enterprise Portal, and Solution manager systems.

My role in Enterprise Architecture is to work as part of the CA function to develop and govern CA's IT architecture including the domains of business, information, applications, integration and infrastructure.

Lead the identification and analysis of enterprise business requirements and categorize them according to the technical and solution enhancements requirements.

Analyze technology feasibility with the existing business applications and determine their potential impact on the enterprise.

Understand and support the enterprise's information technology strategies.

Analyze the current IT environments and operations to detect critical deficiencies, and recommend solutions for improvement. Function and technical improvements identifications to enhance the business operations effectively

Undertake specific architecture design and analysis work to contribute to our CA Landscape.

Evaluate new hardware and software standards, as well as the design of standard configurations.

Consult with application development projects to fit systems to architecture, and identify when it is necessary to modify the technical architecture to accommodate project needs.

Work in line with other infrastructure development projects to fit the infrastructure to the architecture to accommodate infrastructure needs.

Project: From January 2011 to June 2011

Client Name: Molson Coors

Role: ERP SAP Implementation and Integration Consultant.

Environment: SAP ECC 6.0, PI 7.1.1, EP7.0, BI 7.03, SCM, Solution Manager 4.0 using UC4 8.1

My Role is to integrate UC4 third party tool into Molson Coors Sap environment and configure the tool for Automated Job scheduling and automated alert monitoring on failed Jobs.

Over 250 jobs in a week need to be conditionally and periodically set up in Molson Coors as a mini project and completely End to End Implementation and Configuration and integration of UC4 carried out individually by me.

Project: From October 2009 to December 2010


Environment: SAP ECC 6.0, PI 7.1.1, EP7.0, Solution Manager 4.0. DB2 9.1

Role: SAP Consultant

Supervise, guide and provide work direction to a team of employee and contract operations and project staff SAP Basis and MiddleWare and work with subject matter experts.

Provide technical expertise in the domain of SAP Basis services in the areas of operations, project management, and serve as an escalation resource for all technical needs.

Coordinate and execute upon approval adjustments and changes that increase performance and availability.

Work with the Director SAP Basis and Middleware to manage all related vendor support contracts and also worked on hardware, OS, database, application software, and connectivity requirements and design SAP landscap


Client Name: John Deere

Role: SAP Support

Environment: SAP ECC 5.0, windows 2003 and DB2

John Deere consists of three major business segments (agriculture and turf, construction & forestry, and credit). Those segments, along with the support operations of parts and power systems, are focused on helping customers be more productive as they help to improve the quality of life for people around the world.

YASH technologies: August 2008 to September 2011 with various Clients and Projects

YASH Technologies is a global technology services and outsourcing provider that is committed to helping customers align technology innovation with business strategy. With reach across five continents, YASH provides enterprise solutions and services, proprietary best practice offerings, strategic application and maintenance outsourcing, as well as consulting and integration services.

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