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Nigel Humphries

Senior ABAP Developer and Data Migration Expert

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  • 6440 Brunnen Freelancer in
  • Graduation: B.Sc. Mathematics
  • Hourly-/Daily rates: 85 €/hour
  • Languages: German (Full Professional) | English (Native or Bilingual) | Italian (Elementary)
  • Last update: 06.05.2015
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  • Over 20 years SAP ABAP experience in successful implementations, roll-outs and upgrades on releases to ECC6 and HANA.
  • Extensive analyst/developer experience designing, building, integrating, documenting and testing in Logistics, MM, PM, CS, SD, QM, PP, WM, OTC, P2P
  • Worked on all project phases (requirements and blueprinting to go-live and post implementation support.) with ASAP methodology. Well versed in Agile development (Scrums).
  • Classic and interactive, ALV & Grid, OO, Dialog, Controls.
  • Interfaces, BAPIs, Custom Transactions, IDocs, XML, EDI/ALE, NetWeaver OData.
  • Enhancements and modifications, user-exits, screen-exits, menu-Exits, BAdI’s, Enhancement framework.
  • Implementation and upgrades, SPDD, SPAU, SPAU_ENH, Enhancement packs, Notes
  • Data Dictionary, tables, structures, views, data elements, domains, match codes, table maintenance.
  • Sapscript, Smartforms, Adobe Forms, AIF, Print programs.
  • Data Migration: extensive experience from multiple migration projects using LSMW, IDOCs, Business Objects and custom ABAP programs. Data Mapping, Cleansing, Validation, Verification, Quality, Reconciliation and Enrichment. Preparation of Migration, Cut-over and Test planning. Co-ordination, planning and executing data migration loads.
June 2015 - July 2015: Douwe Egberts, Amsterdam
Senior SAP Migration Consultant and Developer.
Multi-country Integration project with DE Master Blenders.
Modules LSMW, MM, SD, PS, Logistics, FI/CO.
- Data Migration consultant during cutover and go-live to analyze and fix migration/integration data issues.
- LSMW and custom load programs from SAP/Legacy to SAP using BAPI/IDOCS for Migration of Master Data, Transactional Data and Historic Data covering business areas including Logistics, MM, SD, OTC, PS, FI/CO.
- Extraction of data from SAP for migration to non-SAP systems. 

Oct 2014 – March 2015:  Bayer AG, Leverkusen     
SAP Senior Developer                                                                                                                                   
BAU and upgrade to HANA
SAP ECC6 Modules PM,MM, SD, Logistics, Hana.
- Developments in PM/CS and Logistics, mostly using ABAP-OO in multiple highly customized systems.
- Development Support in Asset Management for several Bayer divisions: MDRS (Master Data Management), Materials Sciences,      Bayer Health Care, Crop Sciences.
- Development and enhancements for Generic Object Services (GOS), and interfaces to Meridium and Streamserve.
- Member of development team during SCM and ERP HANA upgrade for BCS (Bayer CropScience).
- SPAU, SPAU_ENH, Notes, Solution Manager.

May 2014 - August 2014  PVH Corp Amsterdam
SAP Senior Developer
NetWeaver Gateway with OData for ECC6 implementation
Development of backend services using ABAP OO in PS and SRM.

Sept 2013 - April 2014: Swedish Railways, Stockholm
Senior SAP Migration Consultant and Developer.
- Migration of data for PM, MM, SD, Classification.with LSMW and custom developments
- Preparation of technical, conversion and loading specifications.
- Worked closely with solution teams to align load programs with data requirements and data cleansing in source systems.

Feb 2013 - Aug 2013: Contrinex, Switzerland
Senior ABAP Developer
Cross module Logistics development ECC6
- Developed application for maintaining custom PIR’s (new t-codes/tables/interactive screens/Product hierarchies/data extraction and reporting tools)
- Interfaces/Data Migration for PP, MM, SD..

Apr 2012 - Aug 2012: Fujifilm, Germany
Data Migration consultant and Developer
Modules ECC6 MM, SD, WM, LSMW.
- Data Migration P2P and O2C
- Technical and development support in logistics areas MM, SD, WM
- Issue resolution and performance tuning.

Aug 2011 - Dec 2011: SAP AG, Walldorf
Senior Developer, ECC6 PS.
- Bespoke ABAP development for a heavily customized PS implementation.
- Issue resolution in areas of Adobe Interactive Forms, LSMW.

Aug 2010 - Apr 2011: Centrica (British Gas), UK
SAP IS-U and PM/CS developer ECC6
- Developments in all areas of PM/IS-U as part of the Smart Meter roll-out for British Gas
- Co-ordinated PM/CS/IS-U activities during Implementation of Enhancement Pack 5, impact analysis and adjustments (SPAD/SPAU)
- Data Migration for PM/CS/IS-U.

Feb 2010 - Apr 2010: IDS Scheer / GATX, Hamburg
SAP Technical consultant and Architect in an Agile/Scrum project environment ECC6
Modules PM, MM, SD, LSMW/Migration, WebDynpro.
- Provided technical expertise to functional teams during project/gap proposal in areas of PM, MM and SD.
- Conducted and participated in workshops with client users and developers for data extraction, cleansing and
- Designed and developed a suite of BAPIs, batch programs and enhancements to extract real-time SAP PM, MM, SD and Classification data to a java based customer service platform. Customizing in PM and MM where necessary. Web Dynpro development.
- Developed programs to maintain Functional Location, Material and Equipment masters from supplied XML files.
- Data migration from legacy to SAP of PM, MM and SD objects .

Feb 2009 - Sept 2009: Alcan, UK
SAP Technical Consultant
Modules SD, MM, FI/CO.
- RF and barcode scanning developments.
- Production Support activities, issue resolution and ad hoc developments in logistics.
- Data migration of OTC and P2P.

Sept 2008 - Dec 2008 : Ciber Novasoft, Austria
SAP development and data migration lead
Implementation planning for ECC6.
- Prepared project blueprint documents for Master Data (in particular material, customer and vendor masters) and Data Migration, and ABAP development guidelines. Participated in client workshops for Master Data/Data Migration.
- Worked with process and data teams to design concepts for central data management, and cleansing and harmonizing material, customer and vendor masters.
- As data migration lead worked with data and process teams to design data migration mapping templates, LSMW objects, data migration planning, migration cutover planning and time and development resource estimates.

Oct 2007 - July 2008: Smith & Nephew, Switzerland
SAP Technical Consultant ECC6
- Lead developer during Swiss roll-out and post go-live activities, including development testing and quality assurance using Mercury Quality Centre.
- Provided SAP technical and development support during integration of myMEDISET software (a SAP R/3 OO add-on ) with client’s own R/3 system.
- Responsible for bespoke developments for logistics and finance. This included enhancements, SAPscript/Smartforms, Data Migration/LSMW, RF and barcode scanning, and developments for Idocs and interfaces.

Dec 2006 - Sept 2007 : British Petroleum, UK
SAP PM Consultant
- Provided SAP technical expertise for Asset Management and Inspections group
- Responsible for PM/QM developments (enhancements, reports, batch programs etc) to support new business processes.
- Developed prototype coding and detailed functional and technical specifications for offshore development teams.
- Co-coordinated and managed offshore development activities. Responsible for testing, QA and compliance for offshore development work (use of Mercury Quality Centre for Test Scripts and Execution, Defect Management and Reporting).

Feb 2006 - Dec 2006: Federal Mogul, Antwerp
Senior SAP Developer, Warehouse implementation and European roll-out
Modules WM, MM, LE, TRM, RF with SAPconsole.
- Designed and developed RF and barcode scanning programs and screens for new warehouse
- Developed new tool for automatic generation and printing of FI Manual Invoices
- Bespoke developments for WM, PP, MM, FI and SD, including enhancements, SAPscript and smartforms.
- Bespoke developments for inbound Idocs for Sales and Purchase orders, ASNs, Deliveries and Invoices, and interfaces for XI implementation
- Use of Mercury Quality Centre for Test Scripting, Test Execution, Defect Management and Reporting for SOX compliance.

Sept 2005 - Feb 2006: Sea Containers Ltd, London
Data Migration team lead
Implementation of ECC6.0
- Provided SAP technical expertise for SAP standard objects for PM, MM, FI.
- Responsible for defining migration objects for PM, MM and FI. Worked closely with legacy and functional teams to develop migration planning, data mapping templates, data analysis and cleansing/reconcilliation (Excel and Access).
- Designed and developed loading programs in ABAP and LSMW, wrote technical specifications and loading instructions for all migration objects.

Feb 2005 - Aug 2005: DCS Automotive, UK
Development team lead
- Custom development of the mySAP based DCS Quantum solution for the automotive industry for UK go-live.
- Responsible for development and enhancement of transactions for creating and maintaining master data objects Customers, Vehicles and Materials.

March 2004 - Dec 2004: Ementor, Oslo
Senior SAP Developer
Implementation of 4.7 Enterprise and Xi for Norwegian rollout.
Modules PM, CS, MM, SD, CRM, PS, LSMW.

Aug 2001 - Feb 2004: Basell Polypropelene/Cap Gemini, Mainz
PM/PS development team lead
Roll-outs in 5 European countries, USA and Canada

Jan 2000 - July 2001: Avnet AG, Munich
Senior SAP developer
14 Implementations, Rollouts and Upgrades
Modules PP, MM, SD, LSMW, LE, FI.

Jun 1999 - Dec 1999: Sigma – Aldrich Chemie AG, Munich
Senior SAP developer: Implementation of modules MM, PP and SD,

Jan 1999 - May 1999: Origin France / Shell-OPE, Paris
Lead Developer : Implementation of IS-OIL and SD,

Mar 1998 - Dec 1998: Origin International, Belgium
Lead PP/MM Developer, team lead responsible for 10 offshore developers.

Oct 1997 - Mar 1998: GEC-Plessey Semiconductors, UK
SAP Consultant, Post implementation support.

Feb 1997 - Oct 1997: SapTech AG, Switzerland
Senior MM and PP Consultant with SAP Implementation Partner. Worked with a variety of R/3 implementation projects in Switzerland in the areas of MM, PP, Variant Configuration, SD and FI.

1992 - 1996
MM and PP Consultant
Software Associates, USA
Siemens, Munich
Compaq, Munich

1979 - 1991
Mathematician and Missile Systems Specialist with the UK defence inducstry.
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