$80

Hourly Consulting Rate

ILLAYARAJA DEVARAJ

Independent Consultant

Industry Experience

Information Technology/IT

Location Supported Onsite

Worldwide

Skills

  • Functional consultant

Product Specialization

  • SAP S/4HANA
  • SAP ECC

About

Expertise in SAP MM/WM/EWM modules with 16+ years of experience in supply chain domain which includes 12+ years in to SAP consulting on multiple implementation/rollout and support projects for the largest customers across the globe.

Top Project Highlights

Confidential

 Proof of concept for Inbound, Outbound processes for various business processes for explosive industry using S/4 HANA embedded EWM  Designing solution approach for track & trace for explosives across its global supply chain throughout its life cycle using concepts like serial number, batch, HU along with industry standard GS1 numbering system  Designing solution approach for scanners & labels considering the industry specific requirements across the globe  Preparing cutover strategy position paper based on big bang approach for high level design

Confidential

 Study the existing over-all business processes across systems & analyze the scope for improvement considering the latest products & technologies  Propose solution to business for their existing issues along with estimation  Provide continuous business improvement road map considering the simplified landscape within the proposed budget  Execute POCs for main stream business processes with proposed solution

Confidential

 Define & Implement a sustainable, scalable SAP Environment. Sustain a cost effective, well integrated, ASAP, functionally rich SAP platform. Coach, mentor and develop a team of SAP experts for sustaining a global SAP solution.  World’s first customer to implement and integrate their supply chain processes with SAP EWM/SAP DFPS/Offline transactions  Evaluate emerging technology solutions and applicability to support an effective SAP ecosystem environment to meet the demands of the business process excellence.  On-time delivery of IT solutions with an experienced team of IT resources. Optimize country’s largest Supply Chain Execution Network with a global & integrated distribution and supply chain execution solution running on SAP Extended Warehouse Management with SAP MDS  Integration with SAP DFPS, EWM & MDS for offline transactions in ammunition warehouses across the country  Lead BBP workshop meetings with various stake holders to understand and capture the business requirements from supply chain perspective  Providing solution approach & leading the presentations with various stakeholders for POC  Providing subject matter expertise and assistance to build to-be process for supply chain processes.

FMT

 Preparation of Blue print including design, configuration and testing along with gap analysis respect to their business process  Writing functional specifications for the processes where it requires deviation/enhancement from SAP Standard process  Expert consulting & spot issue resolution  Integration with SAP TM,EM,EWM along with Yard Logistics  World’s first customer to implement SAP EWM/EM/TM along with SAP Yard Logistics

IMPACT

 Evaluate emerging technology solutions and applicability to support an effective SAP ecosystem environment to meet the demands of the business process excellence.  On-time delivery of IT solutions with an experienced team of IT resources. Optimize country’s largest Supply Chain Execution Network with a global & integrated distribution and supply chain execution solution running on SAP Extended Warehouse Management, Transportation Management & Event Management  Preparation of Blue print including design, configuration and testing along with gap analysis respect to their business process  Writing functional specifications for the processes where it requires deviation/enhancement from SAP Standard process  Expert consulting & spot issue resolution  Integration with MM,PP, SD & TM modules with EWM

Aurizon FMT

 Blue printing and configuration of manufacturing and distribution warehouses scattered across The globe.  Finalizing critical business scenarios with the business and mapping the same in EWM along with integrated module such as TM, EHS, EM and ECC  Worked with multiple customers for proof of concepts  Working in latest technologies like Internet of things for SAP SCE

SAP Next

 Blue printing and configuration of manufacturing and distribution warehouses scattered across the globe.  Finalizing critical business scenarios with the business and mapping the same in EWM along with integrated module such as TM, GTS, EHS, APO, QM, PP and FI .  Preparing functional specs for gaps which were identified and coordinating with technical team to deliver the solution with high quality.  Designed and executed complex Inbound and outbound process integrated with transportation management.  Designed and executed complex inbound process integrated with new dimensional quality integrated tool such as Quality Inspection Engine (QIE) for handling hazardous class chemicals.  Designed and executed production staging process with EWM for hazardous and non-hazardous products.  Designed and executed Labor management to track time/efficiency of resource utilization in production and quality work center.

AMAT-VSEA Integration

 Define EWM organization structure  Involving in Blue print, system setup, functional specifications, and customization.  Scope of this project includes implementation of QIE, transportation cross docking and VAS

VSEA EWM implementation

 Configuration setup to integrate ERP and EWM systems which includes both master and transactional Data  Define EWM organization structure  On Inbound side worked on unloading, direct and staged put away by creating & confirming warehouse tasks  Creating warehouse order, warehouse task manually or through wave picking. Allocating warehouse orders to picking queues, load queue, internal movement queue etc  EWM Opportunistic cross docking, Physical Inventory Process  Inbound and Outbound process using RF Environment  Participated in unit testing, integration testing with business team and closing of defects in Quality Centre tool

TMC

 Participated in workshops with business for gathering AS-IS processes and Blue print preparation discussions for TO-BE processes for Material Master, Procurement, Inventory and warehouse management processes.  Setting up organization structure of material management and relevant configuration like Purchase organization, storage location.  Finalization of Material Types/groups, purchasing groups, payment terms, Inco terms, Pricing Procedure,  Configuration of release procedure for purchasing document like Purchase requisition and purchase order  Creation of all Master Data, Basic Stock Management, Warehouse Movements, Goods Receipt, Goods Issue, Stock Transfer and Put away and Picking Strategies.  Involved in user training and problem resolution in Warehouse Management.  Involved in Post go-live support for MM/WM Modules.

Baccini Development

 Worked on multiple development projects which include dual sourcing, Purchase order automatic approval, Automatic price determination for Variable materials etc.  Function specifications, Unit testing, Integration testing and Cutover activities  End user training and post go-live support

AMAT Global support

 Interaction with client through net meeting calls & emails.  Handling tickets & tasks and responsible for closing the same within defined SLAs for SAP MM/WM Modules  Responsible for troubleshooting the issues in the system and providing support  Executing the analysis and resolution of production support calls  Raising Process Change Requests and writing functional specifications in MM/WM.  Executing the needed changes in configuration and implementing the changes through PCR process  Preparing test data for testing PCRs  Testing PCRs and preparing test results

Fasttrak

 Worked towards detailed project execution, preparation of project deliverables like BPML, Gap list, Key Data Structure (KDS) and Process design documents (PDD).  Defining and assignment of MM organizational units like Plants, Storage Locations, Purchase Organization and Purchase Groups.  Configuration and customization of Material Master, Vendor Master, Purchase Requisition, Purchase Orders, Release Procedures, Scheduling Agreement, Subcontracting, Version Management, Vendor Evaluation, Pricing Procedure, Automatic Account Determination and Split valuation.  Integration with FICO, SD and PP modules.  Worked towards the data migration strategy and developed LSMW for data loading such as material master, vendor master, initial stock upload, info record, source list into SAP system.  Involved in preparation of test script and testing of Unit test and Integration test scenarios.

Employment

SAP Solution Architect

2018 - Present
  •  Proof of concept for Inbound, Outbound processes for various business processes for explosive industry using S/4 HANA embedded EWM  Designing solution approach for track & trace for explosives across its global supply chain throughout its life cycle using concepts like serial number, batch, HU along with industry standard GS1 numbering system  Designing solution approach for scanners & labels considering the industry specific requirements across the globe  Preparing cutover strategy position paper based on big bang approach for high level design

Education

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
1998-2002

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering

Certification

SAP Certified Application Associate - Extended Warehouse Management 9.0
2014-Present

Certificate ID: 01311841

SAP Certified Application Professional - Extended Warehouse Management 9.0
2015-Present

Certificate ID: 01311841

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