William Stuteley Bradford
PO Box 199, Bolivar, Ohio 44612
I possess a strong knowledge and understanding of multiple modules within SAP and as an Analyst Programmer, I will
design, document, and code custom solutions in ABAP/4 to enable business processes outside of standard SAP functionality
and will provide integration paths between SAP and external systems.
SAP PRODUCT EXPERTISE
Releases: R/3: 2.2E, 3.0C, 3.0F, 3.1, 4.5B, 4.6C - R/2: 4.3E, 4.3F, 4.4, 5.0C
Modules: Logistics, SD, MM, PP, FI-GL, FI-LC, FI-AP, FI-CA, HR, LIS, IS-U, RM-Mat/PPC, RV, RK-E.
Tools: ABAP/4, Screenpainter, Menupainter, Data Dictionary, Development Workbench, Function Builder,
Form Painter (SAPScript), BDC, Call Transaction, BAPI, EAI, RFC, Workflow.
SAP EXPERIENCE (ELEVEN YEARS)
April 2002 – Present
R/3 Analyst Programmer (ABAP/4) Sapphire Technologies at First Energy in Reading, Pennsylvania & Akron Ohio.
Production support: CCS, SD Workflow, master data and account maintenance.
IS-U: FI/CA State and Federal Tax Audit support and DART archiving & reporting. Supporting State Energy
Interrogatory data commission. Supporting Taxware updates
Jan 2002 – April 2002
Contract R/3 Analyst Programmer (ABAP/4) Keane Consulting group at Whirlpool, Benton Harbor, Michigan.
Production support: addressing high profile SD, MM, PP interface, transaction and batch production issues.
PTD Planning To Deployment process analysis, B2B interfaces, EDI debugging, Performance Analysis.
June 2001 – October 2001 (two complete implementation cycles)
Contract R/3 Analyst Programmer (ABAP/4) for Interface team at Poly One, Westlake, Ohio.
Production support: - debug, standardize and tune existing Logistics SD, MM, PP, & HR, FI interfaces.
Build new Process Industry PP/MM interfaces using RFC, BAPI, BDC, Call Transaction and WebMethods EAI.
Training and supervision of client programmers and junior consultants.
April 2001 – June 2001 (ABAP Production Support role)
Contract R/3 Programmer (ABAP/4) for Lincoln Electric Co, Euclid, Ohio.
Programming support: - New reporting: FI and PP, Custom sales & manufacturing history maintenance.
Improve code efficiency of custom PP and MM reports.
Design and implement Logistics SIS (LIS-SD) characteristic formulas for material groups.
October 1999 – April 2001 (two complete implementation cycles)
Contract R/3 Analyst Programmer (ABAP/4) for iLogistix, Fremont, California.
Provide programming support for users and IT Staff from home office in Bolivar, Ohio.
Design and code Logistics SD pricing, ATP reporting and Multilanguage SAPScripts using ABAP & Form Painter.
Code and optimize SD, MM, FI/CO and PP reports, interfaces, OSS patches and customized objects.
Build EDI / Gentran conversion utilities for SD processes – Advanced shipment notification IDocs.
Custom reporting off Time Management component of HR module.
Analyze and consolidate BAPI communication issues with RFC during Web development phase.
Design, code and test Corp Finance FI interfaces for: Payroll upload and accrual (for RFBIBL00) & GL Account
Journal entry using BDC and Call transaction
Design and code FI reports for: GRIR history, A/R Aging, Profit and Loss Analysis, Overdue Payments for Vendors
New FI SAPscripts for: A/P Check printing process, Customer Statements
Review and amend Bank Check Clearing logic RFEBCK00.
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October 1996 - June 1999 (two complete implementation cycles)
Consultant R/3 Analyst Programmer (ABAP/4) at Symbol Technologies, Bohemia, New York.
Successfully completed two implementations on schedule.
Implemented interfaces and conversions from R/3 Logistics SD, MM and PP to White MHS, ASK ManMan and ASRS
warehousing systems using Custom and standard SAP Availabity To Promise (ATP) routines.
Participated in SAP EDI / Gentran analysis, mapping and implementation team utilizing SD Order Confirmation,
Delivery notification and billing IDocs.
Built generic interface management mechanism handling all SAP interfaces, via DDIC, Function builder and Screen
painter. Built, implemented and managed Unix scripts and daemons.
Designed and coded, interactive reports and transactions for MM and SD business processes.
Planned, executed, and documented test scenarios for interfaces and conversions.
Trained all end-users (10-15) in BDC processing and interface reconciliation.
Performed upgrade analysis for 3.0F migration to 3.1, applying ‘hot packet’ and OSS patches.
March 1996 - September 1996 (one complete implementation cycle)
Consultant R/3 Analyst Programmer (ABAP/4) at Varian Associates, Palo Alto, California.
Designed synchronization of BOM categories with MRP database elements.
Wrote Material, BOM, Document, and Change Master conversions using BDC, Call transaction and direct update.
Streamlined conversions for the Material Routings and Work Centers implementations.
Designed and constructed front-ends for Logistics order entry (SD) processes.
Prepared and executed integration and stress tests for all MM and PP custom processes.
Senior programmer ‘mentor’ role to in-house HR and MM technical staff.
November 1995 - March 1996 (one partial implementation cycle)
Consultant R/3 Analyst at Apple Computer, Cupertino, California.
Designed reports using material, sales, and financial data.
Designed and coded ‘near real time’ Logistics MM interfaces to Apple WMS.
Configured output determination to ABAP and Oracle database level trigger routines.
May 1995 - November 1995 (one partial implementation cycle)
Consultant R/3 Analyst Programmer (ABAP/4) at Compaq Computer, Houston, Texas.
Created Logistics SD and MM summary, and FI reconciliation reports.
Repaired SAP function modules to handle modified product hierarchy.
Coded document flow configuration and pricing custom objects for sales and billing.
January 1994 - April 1995 (one partial implementation cycle)
Consultant R/2 Logistics Analyst Programmer(ABAP/4) at the Timken Company, Canton, Ohio.
Produced and implemented RV control solutions via transactions and database tables.
Designed and coded RM Inventory and RV pricing reports and production batch job streams under R/2.
Designed and coded Pricing and ATP reports for RM and RV users.
October 1993 - January 1994 (one partial implementation cycle)
Consultant R/2 Analyst Programmer(ABAP/4) at Shell Chemicals, Houston, Texas.
Designed Logistics MM, PP Interface solutions.
Designed data conversion maps for Logistics MM and PP.
March 1992 - October 1993 (one partial implementation cycle)
Contract R/2 Programmer (ABAP/4) at Mobil Oil – Europe, Crawley, W. Sussex, U.K.
Designed and coded pricing reports and Logistics Information System (LIS/RKE) reporting interfaces.
Developed user front-end transactions for RM, RV, and project management.
Implemented RODC interface components.
September 1991 - March 1992 (one complete implementation cycle)
Contract R/2 Programmer Analyst (ABAP/4) at Civil Aviation Authority, London, U.K.
Provided technical support during implementation of the RM suite for forty sites.
Coded Logistics RM and RV reports and BDC conversion interfaces.
Proposed and implemented support division BOM strategy.
Provided programmer supervision and user support, training and documentation.
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August 1990 - September 1991 (one complete implementation cycle)
Contract R/2 Programmer (ABAP/4) at ICI Agrochemicals, Fernhurst, West Sussex, U.K.
Developed generic inbound and outbound Burroughs accounting system to SAP interfaces.
Constructed inbound and outbound SAP to Cincom MRPS BDC based Logistics interfaces.
Designed and coded Logistics RM reports for purchase order and inventory management.
ADDITIONAL PROGRAMMING EXPERIENCE
May 1990 - August 1990
Contract Mantis Programmer at Datasure, Southend, Essex, U.K.
Designed and implemented Cincom Supra/Mantis online transactions to support insurance underwriters database.
March 1989 - April 1990
Contract Mantis Programmer at ICI Agrochemicals, Fernhurst, West Sussex, U.K.
Developed online data capture system for materials management functions in Supra/Mantis.
Maintained and supported online and batch production systems.
February 1987 - February 1989
Mantis/Cobol programmer Analyst at H.J. Heinz Ltd., Hayes, Middlesex, U.K.
Designed and coded Mantis transactions running in Cincom MRPS system.
Built and maintained CICS Cobol online interfaces and batch MRP housekeeping suites.
July 1985 - February 1987
Cobol Programmer at the BBC, Shepherds Bush, London, U.K.
Maintained and supported online library systems.
Designed and constructed batch housekeeping SCL suites and utilities.
March 1982 - July 1985
Cobol Programmer at the British Gas Corporation, Fulham, London, U.K.
Developed a batch and online QA information retrieval system on DRS50s and ICL 2500.
ADDITIONAL PRODUCT EXPERTISE
Languages: Cobol, Cobol II, CICS Cobol, JSP Cobol, JCL, SCL, Report-Master, DDS, Mantis, Selcopy, Supra DBMS.
Operating Systems: MVS/XA, VM/ESA V2, VME 2900, HP-UX.
Development Environments: CMS, TSO/ISPF.
September 1970 - June 1975
Hatch End High School, Harrow, U.K.
GCE 'O' Level: Math, English, History, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Sociology & Art.
September 1975 - June 1977
Harrow College of Technology and Art, Harrow, U.K.
GCE 'A' Level: Chemistry & Biology.
November 1981 - March 1982
BOC Datasolve Education, London W1, U.K.
Cobol programming training with internship at the British Gas Corporation.
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