Vimalbalaji J

ERP - 15 Years of Experience



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PROFILE * 10 years of relevant SAP Exp in SAP PP / PP-PI / QM as Primary Skill & APO, PM, MM as secondary skill with 4 full life cycle End-to-End Implementations in Global template for a mid to large volume projects, Global Support and upgrade in the following verticals FMCG, Food, Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals, Automobiles, Industrial Machinery & equipment's, Automation and Power Technologies (Robotics, Motor, Transformers, Electrical panels, Switch Board) * Rich experience in process domain manufacturing with one of the leading MNC in India in the areas of Production planning, Scheduling, Manufacturing Execution and Quality Control. * More than 3 Years of Onsite Lead experience as Single Point of Contact for functional and business process decisions through several internal meetings with concerned business process owner. PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY * Understand business process, collect requirements and prepare RICEF documents for developing new requirements and gaps to provide solution in SAP, participate in business system design/redesign activities and identify potential impacts on the organization. * Worked on Discrete manufacturing, Repetitive manufacturing, Process manufacturing, variant configuration for Automobile industries, Assemble to Order with MTO, ETO network order with project systems and worked on the following planning strategy group 10, 20, 21, 40, 50, 52, 82, 83, 85 . * Rich Knowledge in Material Requirement Planning (MRP) and Configuration settings, Kanban, JIT process, Master production scheduling (MPS) for a high-volume products followed by MRP, Capacity planning, S&OP, Demand management, Shop floor control, Batch management, Serial number, Defined MRP profiles, MRP Group configuration, MRP type, Dynamic safety stock, sub-contracting, Co-product & by-product and Master Data extraction, upload and maintenance. * Develop, maintain and provide functional expertise to the client business by providing suitable solutions. * Testing (Regression / Unit / Integration) and remediation of defects involving SAP PP, PP/PI & QM. * Identify and write required test scripts and support integration and user-acceptance testing. * Expertise in implementing ASAP Methodology & agile methodology to continually reacting to customer business requirements * Experience in leading a team size over 30 Consultants for a low volume to mid-size project. * Knowledge of testing tool HPQC & HP ALM and ticketing tool like HPSM, Solution manager, Quick base, Remedy and Change management process through Rev-Trak * Experience in product costing, Configuration settings and integration with FI/CO, SD, MM and APO * Responsible for preparation of data mapping spread sheets, functional design Specifications for interface development, custom reports, enhancements and Configured various objects in Capacity requirements planning, availability check during order create and release, standard value keys, overall profile (selection profile, time profile, strategy profile, evaluation profile) shift sequences, scheduling parameters for planned and production orders, production schedulers and MRP controllers, order type dependent parameters, Production Order confirmation, MRP Controller and Schedule Margin key * Worked in Data Migration using LSMW, BDC for master data upload for BOM, Material master, Work Centers and Routing. * Having good knowledge in Cut over activities, created cut over plan prior to Go-live and post-implementation support. * Global support Excellent analytical/problem-solving abilities, Roll-out and up-gradation projects (Ehp 5.0 to Ehp 7.0) * Worked on Product costing and other configuration settings required for PP objects BOM product structure costing using material level and plant level, Activity planning and costing, production order costing, overhead calculation, variance, settlement of the order. Material master standard cost estimate and release integration with Controlling (COPA), Assigning material to network activity and it's cost using milestone Billing, material cost, Order cost, WBS element using project systems with strategy network with Project systems / without project systems (83, 85, 82) * Worked extensively on DMS for Engineering design document, Batch document as PRT in master recipe and batch document printed for process order. * MES design, IDOC/EDIC configuration, Reprocess IDOC with failure Status, Sub-contracting, LIMS, POMS interface and integration knowledge. * Project based Orders, Make-to-stock, Make-to-order, planning with / w/o final assembly, Engineer-to-order, phantom assembly, collective order & Kanban, JIT, Discrete manufacturing, repetitive manufacturing, variant configuration, process manufacturing with GMP, FDA validation and best practice, Engineering Change Management (ECR/ECO) and procurement management. * Worked using Remedy, solution manager tool and change management through Rev-Trak. * Worked on Control Recipes simulation in master recipe, control recipe monitoring, Reporting process messages through PI sheet. * Defined settings for variant configuration (VC), worked on defining variants, creating characteristics and class, for sales order configuration. Simulated configuration profile to test object dependencies. * Factory Calendar Open / Close & specific to plant are done through documentation process for client opening. Quality Management: * Quality management master data in Master Inspection characteristics (MIC's), Inspection plan, Inspection types, Sampling Scheme, Sampling procedures, Dynamic modification rule (DMR), Sampling method, Codes & Code groups, Catalogs, selected sets, Inspection method, Quality info record (QIF), task list and Reference operation set (ROS). * Quality management configuration in Certificate type, Certificate profile, plant-specific QM settings, action box, follow-up actions using Function key & work flow for automatic notifications, priority, validations, Audit management, Vendor evaluation. ACCOMPLISHMENTS