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SAP PI/PO, SAP ABAP Consultant

West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
April 21, 2017

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Bhavana Nagendra

SAP Consultant

Ph : 703-***-****



SAP Consultant having 7 years experience and knowledge in in SAP NetWeaver XI/PI/PO, ALE-IDOCs and SAP R/3 applications using ABAP/4.

Sound knowledge of various components of PI viz., System Landscape Directory (SLD), Integration Repository, Integration Directory, Runtime Workbench (RWB).

Designed developments in various Functional areas like SD, MM, FI/CO, PM, WM, Treasury modules.

Hands on experience in SAP XI/PI adapters like File, RFC, IDOC, JDBC, HTTP, SOAP, Mail, Client/Server ABAP Proxies and Cross Applications like ALE, IDOC's, RFC.

Expertise in Adapter Framework, Adapter Configuration, Alert Configuration (CCMS alerts), cache monitoring, queue monitoring and proxy runtime.

Experience in Data Migration and data conversion through BDC (Direct input, Session and Call Transaction methods) LSMW, LSMW through IDOC’s and BAPI’s..

Extensive experience in writing Reports, interfaces, conversions, enhancements, Dialog programming, data model and data dictionary objects, User exits, Copy routines, requirement routines, Data dictionary, Data migration, SAP Scripts, Smart forms, Adobe forms, BAPI, BADI, LSMW, WebDynpro, Workflow.

Experience in Installation and configure all required SAP database servers and application servers.

Documentation of technical specifications, mappings used in PI and various other projects specific documents.

Exposure in Error resolution, providing Solutions to the business for effective communication between the systems.

Coordination between onsite-offshore team, interaction among developers, functional consultants and management.

Experience in solution analysis and interface design during initial project discussion phase and blueprinting phase.

Development of new Reports, Enhancements - creating Functional specifications & testing.

Coordination with Planners and buyers for resolving planning related issues.

APO Master data set up.


Bachelor of technology, JNTU, Hyderabad, India, 2010

oAttended trainings on SAP PI 7.0/7.1/7.3 and SAP PO.

oKnowledge on Hana Cloud Integration(HCI) and Dell BOOMI.

oAttended six sigma green belt training.

oAttended trainings on other modules of SAP like ABAP, HANA and BASIS.


ERP: SAP R/3 4.7, mySAP (ECC 5.0 & 6.0), EHP 7.0

SAP PI SAP PO 7.4/PI 7.31/7.1/7.0/ XI 3.0. (Dual and Single stack’s)

Databases: DB42, MS Access, MS SQL Server 2008, SAP, and etc.

Application Packages: MS Office and etc.

Operating Systems: Windows 2000/NT/XP, UNIX, Windows Server 2003


Client: Arclight Cinemas and Apple Leisure Group, Exton, PA

Company: Savantis Group Inc

Duration: November 2015 – Present

Role: SAP PI /PO consultant, SAP ABAP Consultant

Project Description

Arclight Cinema Company is the most recently established subsidiary of Pacific Theatres Entertainment Corporation which belongs to the parent company The Decurion Corporation. An extensive evaluation of the exhibition industry and audience attitudes led to the creation of Arclight, whose purpose is to create opportunities for transformational experiences. Arclight exists to meet the needs and wants of moviegoers who seek a place of care and respect and who will value the experience of greater connection with its crew members, other customers, its environment, and the film.

As the nation’s only hospitality company possessing a vertically integrated business model, Apple Leisure Group holds a unique niche in the U.S. travel industry. Our robust infrastructure leverages the expertise of six industry innovators to deliver exceptional value and inspired luxury to discerning travelers. With the unparalleled reach of Apple Vacations, Travel Impressions and driving distribution


Involved in Sizing, Requirements Gathering, Design, Development, Configuration, Administration and Documentation.

Prepared PI architecture guild lines, standards, naming conventions from initial stage.

Closely interacted with FICO, SD, ABAP Teams to understand business requirements and translated in to PI Technical requirements.

Developed detail design interface development Approach for PI interfaces.

Involved in setting up SLD environment and creating technical systems and Business Systems.

Designing the flow of the interfaces by identifying the optimal solution.

Developed both INBOUND and OUTBOUND interfaces between SAP and various legacy systems.

Created RFC destinations on R3 and PI side, Configuration of RFC, IDOCs, ALE configuration, configuring Port, Partner Profiles, Logical System and ABAP Proxy configuration

Developed LSMW’S for AP, AR, G/L accounts upload.

Created ALERTS configurations and designed Transport mechanism.

Prepared Unit Test plans, Integration Test plans and UAT Test plans for testing of PI based interfaces.

Developed a program to upload the Journal Entries, Customer and vendor invoices through standard BAPI and post / park the invoices as per the requirement

Involved in various stages of project life cycle during implementation

Developed ALV reports, conversion programs using BDC and BAPI.

Working as Data Dictionary objects like Tables, Views, Structures, Table maintenance.

Provide the ABAP solution wherever required according to user.

Good experience with modeling of SD, MM modules

Used the new IDOC’S as per HANA-S4 to create the customers and vendors as business

Partners and extend the role for the same.

Skills Used: SAP PO 7.4/ PI 7.3, Integration Builder, Graphical Mapping, BPM (Business Process Management), Adapters, Proxies, XML, Dynamic Interface and Receiver Determinations, Stylus Studio

Client: Joerns Healthcare, Exton, PA

Company: Savantis Group Inc

Duration: April 2015 – November 2015

Role: SAP PI /PO Consultant, SAP ABAP Consultant

Project Description

Founded in 1889, the key business components of Joerns Healthcare have always been strong leadership, perseverance and personal commitment from the company's leadership and associates. For over 100 years, Joerns Healthcare's products and services have provided unmatched, legendary quality blended with excellence through innovation and exemplary customer service.


Developed interface scenarios, message interfaces, inbound & outbound interfaces, message types, imported IDOCs/RFCs and mappings into XI using IR.

Involved in Business requirements gathering, functional design and technical design coordinating with Process and Business users.

Created the necessary Technical Systems, Business Systems, and Integration Builder Objects and configured the adapters (File, IDOC, Proxy, JDBC etc.).

Developed IDOC to file interfaces between ECC and third party Warehouse Management system.

Defined data types, message types, interface mappings, message mappings.

Reviewing the KPI Reports. Maintaining 100% KPI and SLA always.

Have been regular participant of Service Pack Waves and system upgrades.

On call support for urgent production issues.

Strong graphical mapping skills, context handling, node functions, also hands on XSLT mapping and etc.

Involved in transporting & verifying objects from Dev, to QA & Prod Environment

Configured various adapters like RFC, File, SOAP, and JDBC. Worked on Proxies as well. Unit testing and preparation of test script, error analysis and providing solution during UAT. Testing the interface End to End with partner.

Coordinating with the offshore team in order to complete the deliverables in time and provide a seamless quality in all our deliverables

Responsible for all SAP PI related objects. Precise discussion with Functional Consultants to identify interfaces, structures, messages and Business logic for the implementation.

Responsible for solving tickets based on Graphical and other mapping issues, also any issues related to configuration and connectivity.

Performed processing of IDOCs in SAP ECC in T-Code: BD87.

Technical expertise includes ABAP, Dialog programming, ALV report, and CLASSICAL report, BDC, LSMW, SMARTFORMS and SAP Script.

Involved in Design, development, optimization and maintenance of Business Objects Data Integrator jobs to extract data from various source systems to data marts/data warehouse, various SAP modules through IDOCS.

Interfaces: BAPI’s, RFC’s for interface between SAP and other systems

Skills Used: SAP PI 7.3, Integration Builder, Graphical/XSLT Mapping, BPM (Business Process Management), Adapters, Proxies, XML

Client: Nestle Interface Competency Centre (World’s Largest FMCG), Glendale, CA

Duration: April 2014 – March 2015

Role: SAP PI Consultant

Project Description

Nestle is world’s largest FMCG giant, having its presence all over the world. It has worldwide business and its IT re-engineering project is supported by SAP (, to consolidate and standardize its business processes worldwide.


Being part of Interface Monitoring which includes analyzing IDoc errors in R/3 systems and PI messages in PI systems.

Involved in Integration Builder (Integration Repository (IR), Integration Directory (ID), Integration Server and Runtime Workbench (RWB) in SAP PI 7.0.

Created all the Message types, Message Interfaces, Message mapping and Interface mapping in Integration Builder Design.

Experience in enhancement of SAP XI delivered scenarios.

Purchase Orders (PO), IDoc (ORDERS05) to XML interface from SAP ECC to 3rd party WMS, with acknowledgement receipt.

Performed ALE configurations in SAP R/3 like Distribution model and ALE filter setups, Partner profile, port and RFC configurations.

Involved in creating Business System entries for Technical System in XI System Landscape Directory (SLD) as per the description of business scenario to be implemented.

Worked on setting up and maintain plain J2SE adapters.

Coding and Testing of SAP Netweaver XI objects like Message Mappings, Message Interfaces, Interface Mapping, Configuration Scenarios and Integration processes for the facilitation of EDI data interchange

Information is sent to XI using ABAP Proxy and XI converts the Proxy message into File and drops into the FTP, E-Proc system picks up the file from FTP.

Coordinated with SAP Basis team, in finishing, Build and Refresh activities of SAP systems by performing Post build and Post System Refresh ALE activities.

Good understanding of Project Lifecycle Phases including Conceptual Analysis, Design, Development.

Discussing with customers regarding the process and procedures to execute the project successfully, to improve the work process and to add the new customers.

Handling Change Requests and new developments.

Monitoring and troubleshooting the post go-live integration issues using the Runtime workbench and SXMB_MONI.

Skills Used: SAP PO 7.4/ PI 7.3, Integration Builder, Graphical Mapping, BPM (Business Process Management), Adapters, Proxies, XML, Dynamic Interface and Receiver Determinations

Client: Cambridge University Press GFFP Implementation (Media), Bangalore, India

Duration: June 2011 - Feb 2014

Role: SAP PI Consultant

Project Description

CUP-Global finance and Procurement(GFFP) Implementation is an implementation project for the customer Cambridge University Press who intended to move their business transactions to SAP system from media specific Legacy systems. PI has implemented various interfaces between CUP and its business partners to facilitate the transfer of business documents using various adapters like IDocs, Files, JDBC and Soap etc.


Developed various interfaces using File, JDBC, IDoc and Soap Adapters.

Analyzing functional specifications and preparing technical documents.

Analyzing complex business requirements.

Worked on the proxy and web service based scenarios.

End- to - end testing of interfaces.

Defect Tracking and providing appropriate solutions.

Experience in monitoring Dev, QA, & Prod systems and send report on hourly basis to lead members of the project as part of monitoring project

Preparing technical specifications for the interfaces developed using standard naming conventions.

As team member I was involved in providing support for production issues for low & high priority ticket.

Developed specific Adapters, Integration scenarios, Mapping Objects, Message Interfaces, Message types using Integration Builder.

Part of the L2 team, providing various technical solutions to the incidents received

Discussing with customers regarding the process and procedures to execute the project successfully, to improve the work process and to add the new customers

Created RFC Destination, Partner Profile and Port setting in SAP R/3 System

Configured Alerts for all the interfaces developed.

Post Go-live support handling high severity tickets & providing clarifications


Skills Used: SAP PI 7.3, Integration Builder, Graphical/XSLT Mapping, BPM (Business Process Management), Adapters, Proxies, XML

Client: Cambridge University Press AMS (Media Industry), Bangalore, India

Duration: Aug 2009-May 2011

Role: SAP PI Consultant

Project Description

CUP-AMS is a Support and Maintenance project for the Cambridge University Press. The project is Post Go-Live production support for its GFFP SAP implementation.


Working on Change requests and new developments.

Working on creating and updating new Value Mappings and lookups.

Keeping track of all the PI messages.

Monitoring the SAP PI Landscape and providing the results to the Maintenance team on hourly basis. Worked on FTP, JMS, JDBC, IDOC adapters. Worked extensively on IDOC and Flat file scenarios.

Provided initial functional/technical analysis which was later resolved by L2/L3 teams.

Working on day to day incidents and providing on Call Support.

Involved in Business meetings to understand the interface requirement and complexity

Gathering the business and functional requirements for the project by involving with the functional and business analysts.

Conducting CAR (Casual Analysis and Resolution) meeting on frequently occurred issues and identify the Root cause for the problem

Developed interfaces as per TD.

Created the entire configuration object such as configuration scenario, Party, Receiver determination, Interface determination, sender agreements and receiver agreements for the various scenarios.

Coordinating with the external customer for the End User Trainings.


Hard worker and quick-learner eager to adopt new software, technology and domain.

Flexible and versatile to adapt to any new environment and work on any project.

Outstanding ability to work in collaborative environment.

Positive attitude towards superiors.

Experience in handling 24/7 live environment with utmost care.

Handling high priority End User and Root Cause Incidents, performing detailed analysis, providing permanent and high quality fixes.

Proven ability to work efficiently in team work environments with strong determination towards meeting deadlines.

Good Communications, Presentation and Customer oriented skills.

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