Kevin Pearson

21955 Granada Street
Gretna, NE 68028
(402) 916-9091



Create excellent solutions for customers using the latest and best suitable business technology.


2007 – Present     Nebraska Public Power District     Columbus, NE
Senior Systems Analyst – SAP ABAP Developer / SAP PI (Process Integration) Architect

  • Implementation leader for SAP PI/XI project with multiple real-time interfaces using web services
  • SAP conference speaker topic “Building Interfaces with SAP Netweaver PI and Web Services” at SAP TechEd 2008 and SAPPHIRE / ASUG Annual Conference in 2009
  • Two way real-time PaSTA / SAP interface with work order and time confirmation information for work week scheduling
  • Security Screening Information System (SSIS) / SAP exchanging contract/employee and nuclear qualifications
  • Nuclear power plant specific interfaces for PCRS, PADSNANTeL, and SAP LSO / QuestionMark
  • DevonWay TimeWay / SAP interface passing employee and time confirmation information for nuclear Fatigue Rule compliance
  • DevonWay CyberWay / SAP interface passing digital Functional Location and Equipment
  • Transmission Outage Application (TOA) / SAP exchanging employee and substation qualifications
  • OSI / TWACS Load Control interface
  • GIS / SAP exchanging work order and equipment information
  • Several external to SAP applications creating SAP Notifications via web service calls
  • Several FTP interfaces and SFTP interfaces using the Seeburger Adapter
  • Developed SAP Visual Composer Solutions for Supply Chain manager’s portal site
  • ASUG Midwest – Central Chapter Vice Chair providing planning and leadership for our local chapter including Nebraska, Kansas, and Iowa


Aug 2006 – Dec 2006     Recruit 121     Dallas, TX
Consultant for Raytheon

  • Implemented an SAP ABAP Direct Labor Application with custom Z tables, Batch Update Process, and ALV Reports relating WBS Elements and Pegging
  • Built a VM to SAP Order Cross Reference function module for Data Conversion and Interface translation, including the data load program for this cross reference
  • Created ALV reports for Inventory and Stock Management
  • Improved the QM Approver workflow process by changing the design of the QM Approver table which substantially reduced data maintenance


2005 – 2006     ConAgra Foods     Omaha, NE
Senior ERP Analyst for ConAgra Foods

  • Supply Chain Management Data Migration Team – responsible for establishing connections to legacy systems, used the BackOffice Associates cranberry tool to create a small web application, created data conversion rules in the BackOffice Data Staging Warehouse tool, and experience using Microsoft SQL Server
  • Created CIF Models for SAP APO – came into an unorganized situation and provided structure and simplification to the CIF Model generation and activation process
  • Setup the APO CIF Administration Team Process and trained the ABAP Development staff on how to support the CIF
  • Approved Functional Specification documents and created Technical Specification documents for ABAP programs
  • Code Reviews for adherence to ConAgra standards and performance tuning
  • Redesigned the Sales Representative Lookup Process – replaced a CATT script process which ran for hours with an ABAP direct input into a Z table utilizing existing screen validation code, which now runs in minutes as opposed to hours. This redesign also eliminated the need of a full time resource to daily clean up this data.
  • Researched and Applied SAP OSS Notes, worked messages with SAP to create a new Note to fix an Archive Link document issue
  • Primary SAP On Call Support for over 1,000 jobs – Made several
    performance process improvement suggestions related to the wait time between
    jobs and changing job names in the Control-M job scheduling software to
    uppercase. The simple uppercase suggestion made it easy to search and find jobs
    in SAP.


2004 – 2005     ConAgra Foods     Omaha, NE
ERP Analyst for ConAgra Foods

  • Experience/Exposure to CRM, SCM, DP, TPM, SEM & BW
  • R/3 Upgrade 4.6C to 5.0 development work – also researched and presented to the ABAP Development staff some new useful features found in the ABAP Debugging Tool
  • Created a Function Module which could be called to create new customers on the fly from Direct Store Delivery (DSD) interface file
  • SQVI and ABAP Query creation, conversion and support
  • Post Go Live support team member to quickly resolve cut over and Master Data issues
  • Team demonstration of how to use Microsoft Access for file manipulation to assist in Data Conversions
  • Production Break Fix and On Call Support


2003 – 2004     Data Resource Technologies Inc.     Omaha, NE
Consultant for ConAgra Foods

  • Rewrote a Freight Payment and Accruals Interface to BW
  • Built a Pricing Outbound Interface SAP R/3 4.6C SD module
  • Assisted with the Customer Master Data conversion
  • SAPScript and SmartForm work on a Schedule B and an International Order form


2002 – Present     Pearson Business Solutions
Owner/ Developer / Consultant

    • Formed Pearson Business Solutions, a computer application consulting


1996 – 2002     Nebraska Public Power District     Columbus, NE
Senior Systems Analyst – ABAP Developer

  • Project team member for the implementation of SAP R/3 4.6B including the Human Resources (HR), Financial Accounting (FI), Controlling (CO), Plant Maintenance (PM), Materials Management (MM), and Work Management modules
  • Built a 401K interface for the SAP HR module and American Express
  • Designed and implemented the corporate interfaces between SAP HR and the corporate insurance and deferred compensation programs
  • Created ABAP data conversion programs to load Functional Locations, Equipment, Maintenance Plans, Orders from fossil and nuclear power plant
    applications to SAP
  • Developed a corporate 125C Flex Benefits application (Access/Oracle)
  • Created an Industrial Sites and Buildings searchable database via the Internet using Microsoft Visual InterDev
  • Started SAP training in 1998 as a developer for the SAP implementation team


1989 – 1996     Nebraska Public Power District     Columbus, NE
Business Analyst / Programmer Analyst

  • Data Modeling and Administration for Oracle client/server development
  •  Facilitated Reengineering Sessions for Business Process Modeling
  • Built a Contract Labor Tracking system using Mainframe FOCUS for nuclear
    power plant


Military Experience

1983 – 1989     Nebraska Army National Guard     Norfolk, NE
E-5 Sergeant (SGT) 1st Battalion, 134th Infantry

  • Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) Track Commander & Squad Leader



1995 – 1998     University of Nebraska at Kearney     Kearney, NE
Master of Business Administration

1984 – 1989     Kearney State College Kearney, NE
BS Computer Science BS Business Administration


SAP Training

  • SAP NetWeaver XI Bootcamp, Orlando, 2007
  • PLM115 Basic Data for Process Manufacturing 4.7, 2006
  • BC095 Business Integration Technology (4.6C), 2002
  • BC425 ABAP Workbench Modifications & Enhancements, 2000
  • BC410 Transaction Processing, 99
  • BC405 List Processing, SAP, 99
  • BC460 SAPScript, SAP, 99
  • BC420 Interfaces for Data Transfer SAP, 99
  • BC400 ABAP Workbench, SAP, 99
  • BC 430 ABAP Dictionary, SAP, 99
  • SAP50 Basis Technology, SAP, 98
  • SAP21 Service Industries, SAP, 98
  • SAP TechEd 2000

Microsoft & Other Training

  • CranBerry Basic and CranBerry Advanced Training, BackOffice, 2006 Data Staging Warehouse, BackOffice, 2006
  • Java Programming Language, Maryville Technologies, 2006
  • 2524 Developing XML Web Services MS  ASP.NET, 1Staff, 2002
  • 2073 Programming a Microsoft SQL Server
  • 2000 Database, 1Staff, 2002
  • 2310 Develop MS ASP.NET Web App VisualStudio.NET, AmeriTeach, 2002
  • Internet Boot Camp, Solutech, 97
  • AIX Basics, MSI, 98
  • Advisor DEVCON Access, VB, Office & Internet Conference, 96 & 97
  • Data Modeling, Knowledgeware, 93
  • FOCUS Top Gun School, IBI, 91
  • Primary Leadership Development Course, Ashland Military Academy, 87