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Susan Tozer | Elance
 
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Susan Tozer

Senior SAP ABAP developer, >15 years experience
   South Africa
  |   Johannesburg, Gauteng
  |  7:35 am Local Time

Overview

I am an independent senior SAP development consultant and systems analyst with in excess of 15 years experience, based in South Africa.

For 5 years I worked remotely for a client in the United Kingdom as their main developer. Therefore I have a proven track record.

I have worked on numerous projects involving different SAP releases and component versions. My roles have varied from straight forward developer to hands-on development team lead. I have full life cycle experience on most of these projects.

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SAP ABAP
SAP Programming
SAP
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SAP ERP
Advanced Business Application Programming (ABAP)
SAP ABAP
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Service Description

I have solid experience in cross modular areas such as LSMW, SAPScript, Smartforms, ALE, EDI, IDocs and ABAP in particular.
My SAP programming experience runs across HR, MM, SD, FI, PS, PP, PM and WM modules.
The industries I have worked in include: Telecommunications, Local Government, Banking, Manufacturing, Retail, Mining, etc.
I also have experience in mentoring junior SAP developers.

Key SAP Skills:
• All aspects of ABAP programming (all modules)
- Reporting, including ALV- and interactive reports
- Dialog programming
- Enhancements (User exits / Customer functions / BADIs / BTEs)
- Function modules
- ABAP Dictionary
- Smartforms, SAPScript – including barcode labels using third party software (Zebra, BarTender, etc).
• Interface experience
- BAPIs (use of standard BAPIs and development of new BAPIs)
- RFC
- FTP
- IDocs
- EDI & ALE
- Interfacing to middleware and directly to external systems
• Data migration
- LSMW (Legacy System Migration Workbench)
- Batch input (BDC) / call transactions
- Data conversion programs
• HR module
- Programming in SAP HR (Personnel administration, payroll, training & events management, recruitment)
- Creation and enhancement of infotypes
• Output control and output configuration in all modules
• Change pointer configuration
• Use of transport and correction system
• Investigation and problem solving (by means of debugging, etc.)
• Performance improvement of bespoke programs and tables
• Implementation of OSS notes
• Unicode conversions...

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Employment

Stanley Security Solutions
Senior SAP ABAP Developer (independent contractor)
2009 - 2014
Working remotely from South Africa for Stanley Security Solutions Europe as a contractor. - Day-to-day mentoring of client’s developers, including implementation of development standards and...
British American Tobacco
ABAP Developer (independent contractor)
2008 - 2008
Focused mainly on the design and development of a complex inbound and outbound ALE (IDocs) solution, including the development of custom BAPIs and BADI implementations to facilitate a multi-step...
Unipart
ABAP Developer (independent contractor)
2008 - 2008
Focused mainly on the design and development of a complex inbound and outbound ALE (IDocs) solution for purchase orders, order acknowledgements, advance shipment notifications, goods movements and...
Stanley Security Solutions
Senior ABAP Developer (independent contractor)
2006 - 2008
- Training and mentoring of client’s developers, including implementation of development standards, creating course material; exercises and presentations. - Design and development of enhancements,...
Yell Group
ABAP Developer (independent contractor)
2006 - 2006
Design and development of user exits, dialog programs, Smartforms, SAPScript, ALV grid reports and data migration programs. Creating detailed specifications for local and foreign outsourced ABAP...
Milton Keynes-, Middlesbrough, Northampton Council
ABAP Developer (contractor via HBS Group Ltd)
2005 - 2005
Milton Keynes CRM: Development and design of master- and transactional data conversion/migration programs Middlesbrough Council: Performance improvement of bespoke reports and database tables....
SAP AG Walldorf
SAP CRM developer (independent contractor)
2005 - 2005
Analyzing client requirements and creating design documents/specifications for work packages to be developed by programmers at SAPLabs India (Bangalore) for a custom development project at SAP...
Milton Keynes Council
ABAP Developer/team lead (contractor via HBS Group
2004 - 2005
Modules: FI, MM, SD, PS, HR (payroll, recruitment, training & events) Design & development of interfaces between SAP and legacy systems, including sending of logs via e-mail; interfaces between...
Lincolnshire County Council
ABAP Developer (contractor via HBS Group Ltd)
2003 - 2005
Design & development in HR, FI and PS modules of interactive reports, customer enhancements, and ABAP Data Dictionary objects. Unit testing, quality assurance and performance improvement of...
Middlesbrough City Council (UK)
ABAP Developer/team lead (contractor via HBS Group
2003 - 2004
Design & development in HR, finance and logistics modules of interactive reports, customer enhancements, ABAP Data Dictionary objects, master- and transactional data conversion programs,...
Standard Bank Group
SAP HR ABAP Developer (contractor via Accenture)
2002 - 2002
Design & development of inbound and outbound interfaces using BAPIs and batch input, BAPIs for infotypes, interactive reports, customer (non-standard) infotypes and ABAP Dictionary objects....
JYSK
ABAP Developer (independent contractor)
2002 - 2002
Development and configuration of mobile data entry programs, interfaces and screens for warehouse management at JYSK’s warehouses in Denmark and Poland, where they were using Radio Frequency...

Education

SAP South Africa
ABAP Certification
- 2001
Van Zyl & Pritchard
Programming diploma
- 1997
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LSMW
SAPScript
Smartforms
IDOC
ALE
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