Highly-skilled Data Migration Expert bringing more than 10 years of experience in software design, development, Data Migration and Integration.
Wide experience and exposure of Supply chain life cycle from Warehouse setup, Procurement and order management, Sales and Distribution, Financials, Point of Sale, EDI communications and Reporting.
Advanced knowledge in SAP Data Migration End-To-End Process with rich experience in Cransoft. *Skilled in LSMW -Direct Input, IDOCs, BAPI, BDC recording and data migration procedures.
Worked on various phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) such as Requirement Gathering, Design, Coding, Testing, Quality assurance, Documentation and Implementation. *Ability in identifying improvement areas and implementing adequate measures to minimize breakdown.
Excellent communication skills that promote collaboration between business and technical resources in order to ensure success of project objectives and deadlines.
Highly experienced in Cransoft Administration, IIS
Setup, Installation and Upgrades
Extensive knowledge in Supply Chain Management and Warehousing.
Advanced Programming knowledge on AS400
RPG, RPGLE, CL/400 and DB2/400
Experience in SAP LSMW, Idocs and BDC Recording
SAP Earnings & Optimization - Vistex Agreements
Project Lead - SAP Data Migration March 2010 to CurrentInfosys Ltd － Houston, TX
Technology Analyst October 2006 to February 2010Infosys Ltd Toys R Us - USA － Chennai Wayne, India, NJ
Database : SQLServer, DB2/400
Tools : AS400 RPGLE, COBOL, CL/400, SQL Management Studio
Island Pacific is a merchandising, store operations and retail point of sale solutions for multi-store Specialty Retail
Toys R Us has using the IP retail package for the International division of their business.
includes Production Support and customization involving major development for the client's unique business needs.
Understood and analyzed business, functional, technical and user interface requirements of the project and
prepared development and testing strategy accordingly.
Provided production support L2 & L3 for the Island Pacific Retail Package.
Prepared & implemented solutions by determining and designing system specifications, standards & programming
and efficiently maintaining customer satisfaction, client calls and project delivery on time.
Successfully supported and enhanced various modules of Supply chain management for the client on their in-house
applications to facilitate management of various export documents/reports including commercial invoice.
Established test environments, designed test plans, developed test cases/scenarios and executed these cases.
Acted as a central coordination point for various activities in team and provided technical assistance to them along
with coordinating post-release activities with them.
Software Engineer September 2005 to September 2007Infosys Ltd － Chennai, India
Aeropostale - USA
Project : Warehouse Management Support & Maintenance
Database : DB2/400
Tools : AS400 RPGLE, COBOL, CL/400
Aeropostale was using Island Pacific Retail package for all their business operations in USA.
The project involved
major design change with respect to the Stock allocations at the warehouse.
The Stock allocation calculation was
completely modified to use the past demand as a forecasting method.
Requirement Gathering, Creating Prototype, Interacting with End Users.
Determined operational feasibility of the software by evaluating analysis, problem definition, requirements,
solution development and proposed solutions.
Collaborated with clients and performance engineers to enhance supportability by providing them with information
through collecting, analyzing and summarizing development and service issues.
Designed and Developed solution for Stock Allocation using the past demand as forecasting method.
Identified, interpreted & reported defects, updated bug database, retested defect fixes & updated test case status.
Project : Project 212 - SAP Migration
Database : SQL Server, DB2/400
Tools : Cransoft DSW, Datagarage, DCS, EzMap, Cranport, BDCDirect, SAP LSMW Idocs, AS400
Sysco Corporation (Sysco) is in the midst of a large Business Transformation program (212) with SAP as the
core ERP platform.
The Information Conversion project for SYSCO Corporation involves data mining,
conversion and loading of legacy systems data into SAP systems as per the SAP deployment schedule.
additional scope of data and change in business needs requires changes in Data Conversion processes.
Deployment schedule is planned in multiple phases to avoid any major impact to business.
The Data Conversion
solution is primarily developed on Cransoft tool which is a web-based, data driven toolset that helps to access,
prepare, remediate, test and load data and enforces the BackOffice methodology of Data Conversion.
Responsible for data migration and conversion activities such as extraction, transforming, migrating, validating
and reconciliation of data.
Gathers business requirements from key stakeholders and translate them to a comprehensive data solution
Designed and implemented data validation methodologies and procedures used during pre-load and post-load
validation activities to ensure date was business relevant and business ready for Go-Live.
Facilitated communication between Business and Function teams in order to match the design of SAP to
meet business needs through data reports and documentation.
Responsible for deployment strategizing, resource budgeting, risks and defect management, and team
Worked extensively with EZMap , CranSoft® DataConstructionServer (WebApp development), BackOffice
Data Staging Warehouse (DSW), and BDCdirect®.
Expert in SQL Server 2005/2008.
Created several WebApps to accommodate data construction for many objects.
Developed validation programs to cross check all the data before and after the data loading.
Advises and assists in data extraction, data cleansing, data mapping, data harmonization, data enrichment, data
consolidation, data loading and data reconciliation.
Responsible for full Migration cycle of objects across modules including SAP technical and Functional assistance
on the project.
Responsible for managing Overall SAP Deployment Load Cycle and completing all Go-Live tasks on schedule.
Education and Training
B.E : Production Engineering, 2005Dr MGR Engineering College － Chennai, IndiaProduction Engineering
Go-Live, AS400, budgeting, business operations, CL, COBOL, Conversion, client, clients, customer satisfaction, Data Conversion, Data Conversion, Data Migration, data mining, data validation, Database, DB2/400, delivery, designing, documentation, ERP, ETL, forecasting, Functional, IIS, IP, managing, merchandising, access, BackOffice, SQLServer, Migration, Optimization, processes, Programming, Recording, Requirement, Retail, RPG, SAP, SQL, SQL Server, strategy, Supply Chain Management, team
management, technical assistance, unique, Upgrades, user interface, validation, Warehousing