Shawn Stone

  

Project Manager

Location: Oslo, Norway


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

Shawn Stone 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:

  • 20+ years IS/IT experience in International Consulting with Accenture and EVRY and also as an Electrical-Computer Engineer & Freelance SAP/ERP Consultant and Senior Project Manager.
  • Have spent the last 18+ years focused specifically on SAP implementation planning, execution, upgrade, and support, with functional skills in the Supply Chain Area, e.g., Material Management (MM), Production Planning and Manufacturing (PP), and Sales and Distribution (SD).
  • Skills have also been added now including SAP Solution Manager Implementation, including ChaRM and Test Workbench.
  • Managed projects  ≤ $12M USD (40 person project team) as well as all phases of large implementations.
  • Comprehensive experience with 23 projects across 15 international clients (including 13 different SAP implementations) in both the Functional & Systems sides of implementations, as well as Post Production / Application Operations & Management support
  • Equally experienced in all aspects of Change Management, i.e., training, business readiness, client ownership & executive commitment.
  • Led and/or participated in every phase of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) including blueprint, design, build, test, conversion, upgrade, cutover, training, post production / application support and benefits realization, as well as in SAP System Landscape Optimization (SLO).
  • This includes experience & Upgrades + Patching through of SAP R/3 through the latest release, ECC 6.0 (EHP 6).
  • Experienced in several Project Management & Implementation methodologies, such as PMP, ASAP, RunSAP, SCRUM (CSM Certified), and the ITIL framework

 

Work experience

Consulting Industry, SAP Project Manager & Solution Architect
February 2002 - Present, Oslo, Norway
Managed a wide ranges of Projects, mostly SAP related, across several industries with customers including Statoil, Hydro, Coca Cola, PRG-Schultz, and ABB Offshore Systems (now Aibel). Worked as both a freelance Independant contractor, as well as an employed person (with www.EVRY.com)

Accenture, Sr. Manager
June 1992 - November 2001, Los Angeles & many international, United States
Worked for nearly 10 years as an employed consultant and project manager on all stages of the SW development Lifecycle, from Developer/Programmer, through Team Leader, and ultimately finishing as a Senior Project Manager in late 2001. Primary focus (from 1994-2001) was on SAP related engagements, and typically with focus in the Supply Chain functional area (Procurement, Inventory Control, all within Materials Management), with integration links to Sales & Distribution, as well as to Finance & Controlling, Project Systems, and Plant Maintenance. My career from 1997-2001 was spent mostly in Europe on Global &/or Pan European engagements across Germany, Belgium, Finland, Sweden, Great Britain, and the Netherlands.