Basic Info

Shahzad Rana

6 years

Chiang Mai, Thailand

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

SAP Basis Administrator at Bluechips Microhouse Co. Ltd

Experience Details

SAP Basis Administrator

IT/Software Development

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Installation of ECC6.0 SR3 based on NW7.0, MaxDB 7.7, SLES10SP3. Post installation configuration of 3 system
landscape
 Led the successful EHP upgrade project of ECC6.0 SR3 to ECC6.0 EHP8 of a 3 system landscape, setup of IDES
and sandbox systems ON ERP6.0 EHP8.
 Performed SAP ERP 6.0 Kernel upgrades: 700 to 721, 721 to 722EXT, 722EXT to 745
 Performed SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) upgrade from SLES10SP3 to SLES11SP3
 Installation of Add-ons and support package upgrades for BASIS, ABAP, HR and Application.
 Installation and configuration of SAP Document Management System (DMS).
 Setup and configuration of Solution Manger Maintenance Optimizer, Early Watch Reports and alert monitoring
within Solution Manager.
 Performance monitoring of the ERP application and MaxDB database
 Scheduling and Monitoring MaxDB and Oracle database backups
 Connection of SAP to databases of external applications: Oracle, MSSQL.
 System Refresh using MaxDB backup and restore mechanism
 Client administration activities: Client deletion, client export/import, local and remote client copy.
 Installation of SAP license keys and managing user licenses.
 Background jobs rescheduling/monitoring and executing daily transports.
 Configuration of TMS (Transport and Management system) of the system landscape
 Application of OSS notes, opening OSS connections,
 Configuration of SAP Router for all remote connections to SAP/SAP partners.
 Tuned SAP profile parameters for optimum performance of SAP application and MaxDB database.
 Implemented suggestions from weekly EWA reports.
 Handled the entire SAP User Management and Authorization Model of the project
 Resolved authorization and troubleshooting security issues for all modules: SD, MM, PP, FI, CO, WM and HR.
 Implementation of security procedures for Linux Operating system and MaxDB database user access


Company Details

Bluechips Microhouse Co. Ltd

Chiang Mai, Thailand

101-500 employees

Manufacturing

www.bluechips.co.th

Nov 2014 to Jul 2017 (2 years 8 months)
SAP Basis / Security Consultant at Sanofi-Aventis

Experience Details

SAP Basis / Security Consultant

IT/Software Development

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Provide support for following activities:
 Handled User Management tasks which include Creation/Modification/Deletion of user IDs, Assigned/revoked role to
the user IDs, User group management, Mass lock/unlock/modify the user IDs
 Configured and troubleshoot SAP printers, monitoring the SAP system performance
 Handled transports, Batch Jobs scheduling and SAP Note implementation on daily basis
 Generated SAP Audit log reports; execute Client Open/Close requests.


Company Details

Sanofi-Aventis (multinational)

Singapore, Singapore

More than 1000 employees

Pharmaceuticals

N/A

Aug 2013 to Jan 2014 (5 months)
Analyst - SAP Basis at Accenture

Experience Details

Analyst - SAP Basis

IT/Software Development

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Worked at the following Client Projects:
 Project: ACE, Ministry of Finance, Singapore (Jan 2012 – July 2013)
Role: SAP Basis – Authorizations/Technical Support Specialist
 Administered and Resolved all SAP Authorization/Operations Service Requests, Change Requests and Incident
Requests for all the Finance and HR modules of SAP
 Creation of single role, composite role and derived role as per organizational structure
 Strong at analytical trouble shooting and debugging SAP security problems using system traces.
 Processed defects in test environments and supporting change requests in production environment.
 Transported the generated roles and profiles using SAP transport management system and handled normal and
mass generation of roles and transport of roles
 Worked with developers and functional team leads to remove the high level access from production environment
 Performed Audit for the Authorization Profiles and Activity Groups created by Authorization Profile Administrators
 Resolved SAP Portal authorization issues
 Implementation of SAP License Management Framework
 Project: BW Upgrade, MediaCorp Pte. Ltd, Singapore (July 2011-Nov 2011)
Role: SAP Basis Analyst
 Performed Homogenous System Copy as a first step towards achieving Netweaver BW upgrade (7.0 to 7.3)
 Executed SAP Netweaver Upgrade on Target system.
 Successfully Installed SAP Business Objects 4.0.
 Project: ERP Implementation, Housing Development Board, Singapore (Feb 2010 – April 2011)
Role: Infrastructure Technology Support Analyst, SAP Basis Team
 Implemented SAP Performance Testing from setup of IBM Rational Performance Tester, Scripting of the functional
transactions, creation of required data for Performance Testing and multiple scheduling of performance test cycles.
 Implemented the entire SAP User Management and Authorization Model of the project
 Set up the Profile Generator and generated user profiles for FI, CO, MM, PP and SD users.
 Resolved Securities Issues using PFCG and SUIM
 Automated the manual process for User Management by designing scripts using IBM Rational Performance Tester
tool, which created more than 2000 users
 Performed SAP transport requests and scheduling of batch jobs
 Monitored the SAP system performance and backup/restore
 SAP Note implementation and SAP patch upgrade
 Supported the setup of IBM Director independently by liaising with the vendor and customer.
 Successfully installed and configured IBM Rational ClearQuest, a tool used for improving SIR tracking process

Project: Order Flow Through, SingTel, Singapore (Aug 2009 – Jan 2010)
Role: Member Test team
 Designed XML files for executing test scripts for System Test phase
 Successfully led and completed challenging test phases – System Testing, System Integration Testing, User
Acceptance Testing and Regression Testing


Company Details

Accenture (multinational)

Singapore, Singapore

More than 1000 employees

Consulting Services

www.accenture.com

Aug 2009 to Jul 2013 (3 years 11 months)

Education

B.Eng in Electrical Engineering

Education Details

B.Eng

Electrical Engineering

National University of Singapore, Singapore

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

N/A

National University of Singapore
2005 - 2009
High School - IGCSE

High School Details

IGCSE

Saint Michael's Convent School

Pakistan

2004

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

Completed my O and A levels GCE examinations with 7 and 5 straight A grades respectively.

Saint Michael's Convent School
2004

Certifications

IELTS
Feb 2005

Certificate details

IELTS

Feb 2005

8.0 out of 9.0

N/A

N/A

Univeristy of Cambridge

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

C++

Aug 2007

National University of Computing and Emerging Sciences

N/A

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Languages

English

English

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Hindi

Hindi

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Punjabi

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Urdu

Urdu

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Tools and Technologies

SAP

SAP

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5-7 years

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

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5-7 years

MaxDB

MaxDB

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5-7 years

IBM Rational tools

IBM Rational tools

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1-3 years

ECC 6.0

ECC 6.0

: Expert

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5-7 years

Linux

Linux

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3-5 years

Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows

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3-5 years

Oracle

Oracle

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1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

ERP

ERP

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5-7 years

VMWare

VMWare

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1-3 years

IT

IT

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3-5 years

Consulting

Consulting

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5-7 years

SAP Basis

SAP Basis

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5-7 years

SAP Security

SAP Security

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5-7 years

Key Skills

Problem Solver, Flexible / Adaptive, Innovative, Handles Stress, Team Player

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