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Manager Sap

Plano, TX
April 24, 2016

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Badari Narayana

Mobile: 469-***-****


A multi-skilled SAP Professional and SAP Basis, Net Weaver PI & HANA Consultant having 10 years through experience in SAP Consulting with good all-round Technical and Development skills. Very capable with an ability to identify and then deal with a client’s needs by translating them into appropriate technical solutions. Experienced in providing motivation, guidance and an up to date SAP consultancy service to both colleagues and clients.

Done Implementations on different platforms for most of the SAP Components

Expertise in Production Support for handling SAP versions like SAP R/3 (4.6C, 4.7EE), XI 3.0, SAP SRM 2005, SAP ERP 2004&2005, ERP EHPs (601-606), SAP CRM 2005 (CRM 5.0),CRM 2007,CRM70, 701, Net Weaver 7.0(2004s),710 & 711,720,730.731,740, BI 7.0,701,7.3, PI 7.0,710,711,7.3,PO& EP 7.0,701.730,CE710.720,730, Solution Manager 4.0,701, HANA etc.

Hands on expertise in Installations/System Builds, System Copies/System Refreshes

Development and review of infrastructure design, integrity of application integration landscape, validation of system configuration, security schema analysis

Hands on experience in HANA administration, monitoring and troubleshooting

Strong knowledge in Oracle online DB reorganization and to retrieve un used space in PI, BI and ECC systems

Extensive User and Role maintenance experience.

Set up security for BI by Info Area, Info-Cube, Info-Object, QUERY and WORKBOOKS.

Configured roles and authorization objects to secure reporting users.

Developed Custom Authorization Objects for queries developed by the users.

Limiting the Query access within the BEX Analyzer.

Good Knowledge in SAP HANA Security, HANA user role management and authorization

Knowledge in Data storage security Secure User Store (hdbuserstore)

Broad experience in maintaining single, composite, and derived roles using Profile Generator (PFCG).

Central User Administration (CUA) experience to create users, assign roles, and maintenance.

Experience in designing and implementing SAP HR Security using position based Security.

Participated in the technology road-map workshops, proposed, and validated the technology adoption in the SAP environment to match the business objectives of the organizations.

Having Experience on Migrating BI, ERP and CRM Server's Databases to SAP HANA using SUM Tool.

Knowledge in Archive info structure and field catalog

Hands on experience in both data extract and data view files in external storage systems using Data retention tool (DART)

Integrating backend systems in Process Integration PI

Expertise in Installing wide range of SAP Systems like SRM, CRM, SCM, PI, EP and BW

Expertise in PI Administration, PI analysis and troubleshooting

Troubleshooting CRM WebUI configuration and connectivity issues

Homogenous & Heterogeneous System Copies

Hands-on experience in performing ABAP Patching via SNOTE, SAINT, JAVA Patches through Sapinst, SDM, JSPM,NWDS & ABAP+JAVA stack via SUM, Database Patch Upgrades and Database Reorganization

Configure SSO on SAP systems and integrating BI system with Enterprise Portal

Experienced in Scheduling Background Jobs, Spool Administration, Client Maintenance, System Copies, applying Support Packs, Kernel Patches, Add-on installations and advance corrections using SNOTE.

Transport Management System (TMS) - Complete setup of Change & Transport System through STMS.

Administered Operating Systems HP-UX, AIX, Linux, Solaris and Windows 2003, 2008 performing full backups & restore and performing health checks.

Administered Database servers Oracle 9i, 10g, 11g, RAC HANA and SQL Server 2000, 2005, 2008 database offline backup, online backup, maintaining table spaces, tuning performance variables, maintaining archive logs and performing health checks.

Perform core SAP BI NetWeaver/Basis Configuration & Troubleshooting of ABAP and Java Connectivity, Source System connectivity, Data Loads, Process Chains, etc.

Expert in installations and configurations of (System Landscape Directory), CTS+ and CMS (Change Management Service) for JAVA transports.


Client: Limited Brands, Columbus, OH

Mar 2014 to Mar 2016

Principal consultant (SAP Sr Basis, SAP Netweaver & HANA Consultant)


HANA Administration, Troubleshooting,Performance Issues

Scheduling and monitoring HANA Backups

Expert in SLT (SAP Landscape Transformation) to perform real-time data replication into SAP HANA – This includes the configuration in SLT, administration and trouble shooting.

Data Loading to HANA using SLT

Role & User Creation in HANA Database.

Activating and De activating SYSTEM user and changing password for SYSTEM User

Maintaining password in Secure User Store (hdbuserstore)

Knowledge in HANA system replication configuration and takeover

Good Knowledge in SAP HANA Security, HANA user role management and authorization

Knowledge in Data storage security Secure User Store (hdbuserstore)

On-call Support for the Customers

Co-Ordination with the teams to fix the issues and preparing the RCA’s for production issues

Excellent knowledge in gathering business requirements, analyzing the business process, Implementation, Designing, Configuration, Customization, Unit/Integration testing, Go-live and Post-go-live support.

Multi-tasking and customer engagement skills

Ability to work in onsite & offshore model and a multi-vendor environment

Managed system setup for almost all SAP Components

Wily setup, SLD, LMDB, SMSY Integration

Host Agent Installation, SMD setup for the systems

Stack Generation through MOPZ for all the systems

Template creation, Maintenance & assign to the systems in technical monitoring

Alert Monitoring, Grey Metrics for System availability and other areas

Performing post refresh activities for SIT1, SIT2, Mock3, Mock4 and Mock 5 systems.

Supporting Golive support for 14.2, 14.3 and 14.4 releases.

Production system support for all ABAP, JAVA and BO systems.

Resolving connectivity issues with Fusion, Celestica, and Joytech third party systems.

Resolving performing issues to support Production, SIT1, SIT2 and Mock systems.

Clients: Generac Power Systems, Inc, Waukesha, WI

Oct 2012 to Mar 2014

Senior Consultant SAP Sr Net weaver Consultant


Performed Oracle DB refresh and applied Oracle patches for our customer Gate Gourmet systems

Oracle DB upgrade from to for Halfords

Starting and stopping SAP systems and troubleshooting issues while start up.

Resolving DB Backup issues, archive stuck issues and ORA oracle issues.

Hands on experience on content server administration and configurations

Review logs in CUA using SCUL.

Implement and configure Super user Privilege Management formerly Firefighter.

Worked with Internal Control team for Role Remediation and User Remediation.

Worked in all risk control processes including IT general controls, testing plans, testing execution in an integration testing environment and control remediation.

Created analysis authorization RSECADMIN to implement field level security for financial report by company code and sales organization.

Designed Firefighter roles, business roles, Background roles and error handling roles (support services) for business area SD, PP, PM, MM and CRM. Maintaining, Creating, Modifying existing roles (Single, Composite and Derived) for project team.

Co-ordinate Functional Unit testing (FUT), Integration Testing (IT), for Roles and authorizations to ensure accuracy and segregation of duties.

Resolved security defects created by Tester in HPQC and periodically used HPQC progress report to monitor defects.

Provide structural authorization through PD profile in PO13.

Setting up solution manager system, adding satellite systems and monitoring setup for system alerts.

Pro-actively responding to the alerts from Solution manager alerts.

Daily day to day support and resolving incidents and requests from end users.

Clients: Cushman & Wakefield, NYC, NY

Aug 2010 to Oct 2012

Senior Consultant (SAP Sr Net weaver Consultant)

Environment: Solaris Sparc (Sun Zones) + Oracle 10G, 11G & Windows 2000, 2008

Clusters: Sun and VERITAS

DR’s: Disaster Recovery Setup for all Production Systems


Monitoring SAP systems at various levels like CPU, Memory, and Disk space etc

ABAP Dump and system log analysis, editing profile parameters, buffer tuning, performance monitoring, background job scheduling, spool administration.

Performing DB activities like monitoring and scheduling backups, extending table space and checking DB related traces to resolve issues.

Done DR builds on UNIX/LINUX/Solaris and Oracle environment (Using S99 scripts and Oracle Data Guard)

Done DR tests

Done DR setup for CLM production system for eBay

Done MDM builds & Done DR builds for MDM production system

Worked on DR log shipping issues

Client Administration Local Client Copy, Remote Client Copy and export import method

Applying Support patches, Implementing SNOTES, SPAM/SAINT Version Updates

Managing Transports like export, import, transport and checking transport logs

Stopping and starting PI systems, performing cache refresh and maintaining exchange Profile settings.

Setting JAVA memory parameters for BI, EP and PI systems via configtool and maintaining needful settings in Visual admin and NWA.

Working on SLD issues, creating technical systems and business systems and updating CIM and CR contents.

PI alert configuration, adding recipients and managing alerts.

Implementing archiving objects related to FI,SD, MM using Tcodes TAANA, SARA, SARI

Configuring Logical and physical path, Content repository configuration and strong knowledge of file system

Monitoring BI systems and monitoring process chain jobs.

Upgraded Solution Manager from 7.01 to 7.10 using Software Upgrade Manager (SUM)

Involved in Monitoring setup & Technical Alerts setting

EWA/SLR reports configuration for all productions systems

Installed Diagnostics and configured Wily Introscope on Solution Manager 7.1 SP08

Installation and post configuration of Solution Manager 7.10 and Managed systems configurations

General Configuration of the SAP Web as Java Cluster With ConfigTool, Visual Administrator, System Information, SAP Web As Java Telnet, Template Configuration Tool, Software Deployment Manager

Configuration of SLD (System Landscape Directory)

Configuration and Administering the XI Landscape using transactions SXMB_ADM, SXMB_IFR, SXMB_MONI, SXI_CACHE.

Configuration and Testing experience of SAP XI Integration Repository, Integration Directory, Integration Engine and SLD

Proficient in SAP Exchange Infrastructure / SAP java connectivity, SAP JDI Environment, XI 3.0 Exchange Infrastructure (Java/J2EE), Worked with Various adapters RFC, HTTP, SOAP, etc.

Performed Enterprise Portal administrative tasks including setting up connection to the backend systems (SAP R/3, CRM, SRM and BW systems), and created transactional IView’s. Created and maintained JCO destinations.

Maintained System Landscape Directory SLD adding technical systems and respective business systems to the landscape, creating Software products and Components.

Performance monitoring and tuning of ABAP and JAVA stacks

Worked on work Mode Management, License Management, Maintenance Optimizer

Troubleshoot and research SAP basis problems, applied applicable OSS notes and created customer messages in SAP Service marketplace.

Attending conference calls and meetings to understand the business requirements and to fulfil business requirements.

Clients: SSC UK

Oct-2007 to Aug 2010

IT Consultant


Installation of SAP PI 7.0 (NetWeaver Component) on UNIX environment

Installation of SAP PI 7.0 (NetWeaver Component) on Windows environment with MSCS Cluster.

Preparing build sheets, downloading media and preparing the system for installation

Configuring System Landscape Directory, integration engine Creating Business and technical systems. Change PI default client after NW 7.0 Installation

Performed System copy and post configuration activities after system copy for XI/PI systems

Performed PI readiness check after post installation steps during the development of a major PI systems - SWITCH)

Performed tuning of integration engine during the high loads.

Working with JAVA tools Visual Admin, Configtool, SDM and JSPM

Performed system copy and DB refresh

Setup the High availability with Cluster system landscapes as customer requirement

Net weaver Enhp 701 installation and Upgrade through SAP Up and EHPI installer

Built MSCS Cluster Configuration/Installation in SAP ERP 2005 Environment

Upgrade ECC 600 HR systems to ECC604 for E-filing HR payroll.

Installation and Configuration of Live Cache on HP-Unix and Optimizer on Windows

Worked on CE System builds

Installed the ABAP add-ons like SAP-BASIS, SAP-ABA, PI-BASIS and SAP-BW through SAINT and Java patching through JSPM

Install Solution Manager System and configured MOPZ to download the patches in to the systems

Installed SAP cryptography files on sap systems

SSM system installations for connectivity between EP and XI systems

Done System refreshes for AB Inbev customer

BI configurations on EP systems and BI system copy/refresh

Web Dispatcher Installation for Load balancing between application servers.

Processing of huge data loads during the go-live.

Go-live support involves conference calls with both our Logica in house and also with the client.

Go-live support for Client DCWW (Through supporting our IT partners Capgemini

Daily system checks for entire PI Environment.

Monitoring messages, XI cache and queues.

Processing the blocked messages in queues and failed messages.

Working with Integration repository and Integration Directory.

Monitoring the Runtime Workbench for end to end monitoring.

Monitoring flow in Business process management (BPM).

Resolving the JAVA server0, Dispatcher and SDM down issues.

Resolving the Visual admin and Configtool access issues.

Resolving Error in XI due to inconsistent SLD contents.

Configuring System landscape directory (Local and Central).

Performance tuning, setting parameters and scheduling standard background jobs for XI environment the as per the SAP standards

Configured Integration engine and RFC’s.

Applying java patches using SDM and JSPM.

Go-live support for Client DCWW (Through supporting our IT partners Capgemini during the development of a major PI systems - SWITCH)

Monitoring Work Processes and SAP Servers.

Transports through IR, ID using file system and CMS.

Downloading SAP software, patches (Individual and stack level), and INST guides from service market place.

Applying Support patches, Implementing SNOTES, SPAM/SAINT Version Updates.

Oracle DB reorganization using BR tools on UNIX environmental.

Applying Oracle patches (Opatch).

Starting and stopping SAP systems and troubleshooting issues while start up.

Performed System refresh oracle 10g and UNIX.

Monitoring the DB backups and DB locks. Extending tablespace as per the growth

End to End SSO and SSL Configuration

Homogeneous System Copy of ABAP+JAVA for SAP Systems Based on SAP NW70

Clients: InBev

Mar 2006 to Oct-2007

IT Consultant


Monitoring Work Processes and SAP Servers

Transports through STMS

Monitoring the Operating system at various levels like CPU, Memory, and Disk space etc

Client Administration Local Client Copy, Remote Client Copy

Applying Support patches, Implementing SNOTES, SPAM/SAINT Version Updates

Managing Transports like export, import, transport and checking transport logs

Worked with profile generator (PFCG) in creating roles, profiles, composite roles, composite profiles, derived roles, and global roles.

Setup ALE environment for Central User Administration (CUA).

Maintaining Users in CUA System and Daily checking CUA logs through (SCUL).

Used Central User Administration (CUA) to handle & distribute users & profiles.

Creating new roles as well as deriving and extending existing roles.

Created new roles for ECC 6 systems: FI, CO, HR, MM, PP, QM, and SD modules, based on concepts of task roles and position roles.

Created new roles as per the new business processes, in accordance with SOX compliance.

Responsible for complete lifecycle, from designing, unit testing, integration testing, user mapping, go-live and post production support.

Provide daily SAP R/3, CRM, APO, BW, SCM, EBP and HR security production support such as ID requests, access requirements and troubleshooting problems. Defined and maintained authorizations and roles.

Monitoring Background jobs

Monitoring System Logs

Tune buffer summary, Swaps

Workload Analysis

Monitoring the DB backups, DB locks and DB logs

Extending tablespace through brtools

Daily performance checks as per the system check reports

Basic server administration

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