Software Engineer


Latrobe, PA, US

REQ ID:  43675

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2 billion in revenues in fiscal 2022. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Job Title: Software Engineer (Hybris –Developer)
Location: Latrobe, PA



  • Participate in software design, development, documentation, and implementation using SAP Commerce and meet project objectives within specified time frame parameters and defined requirements.
  • Develop high quality backend and frontend code that meets business objectives, quality standards and secure web development guidelines.
  • Provide strong testing and debugging skills at all levels, including unit, system, integration, and performance testing.
  • Perform production monitoring, problem resolution and peak season readiness activities for the Hybris modules.
  • Provide support in technical emergency events and help resolve issues no matter when the failure occurs to minimize the business impact.
  • Review, analyze, and solution change requests to determine complexity and provide resource/cost estimates.
  • Independently interface with internal and external development teams, creative UX designers and business users.
  • Train and transfer knowledge to other team members, users and stakeholders as required.


Qualifications/Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years of experience developing SAP Commerce applications performing frontend and backend development.
  • Certification in SAP Hybris Development is a plus.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Hands on development experience with SAP Commerce (Hybris) 6.7 and higher
  • Experience with SAP Commerce Cloud (CCV2)
  • Strong knowledge of SAP Hybris development
  • Java technologies and design patterns: EJB, JMS, JSP, and Java Servlets
  • Framework: Spring, Hybris
  • Database technology: JDBC, spring JDBC
  • Server: Apache web server, Hybris Tomcat cluster environment
  • Strong knowledge of SAP Hybris components
  • PCM, Search and Browse, Cart, Checkout, Order orchestration, workflow & promotions.
  • Hybris type system
  • Assisted Services Module
  • B2B & B2C accelerator
  • Backoffice usage and customization
  • Solr Customization
  • Hotfolders
  • Flexible Queries, ImpEx, Data Modeling, Cache, Cron Jobs
  • Hybris OCC v2
  • Hands on experience with JSON, XML, RESTful, SOAP architectures
  • Comfortable using tools such as Git, Sonar, Kibana.
  • Knowledge of development life cycle best practices including version control, QA, build/release management, CI and regression testing.
  • Datahub development and integration to SAP ERP/ SAP PI.
  • Working Knowledge of Synchronous Order Management and Asynchronous Order Management connecting with SAP ERP or SAP S/4 HANA is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of web analytics solutions such as Google analytics is a plus.
  • Experience with MS SQL Server is a plus.
  • Good understanding about Hybris Tomcat cluster environment, Apache web server, F5 load balancer, CDN
  • Overall experience working with e-commerce systems development in a large, corporate environment.
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology and experience working in a fast-paced Scrum environment.
  • Ability to work in a globally distributed environment.
  • Good track-record of executing in a dynamic, team-based environment.
  • Adept at understanding customer challenges, navigating from problem to resolution and communicating process and resolution effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact comfortably with all levels of management and staff.
  • Developer should be able to proceed with minimum guidance.


Good to have:

  • Hands on experience with JAM stack, HTML5, HTML, Stylesheets (CSS), JavaScript, jQuery and respective browser compatibility issues (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Chrome).
  • Hands on experience with JavaScript frameworks – Bootstrap

Kennametal Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. As such, it is the policy of Kennametal Inc. to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, veteran status, or other protected status, group, or characteristic under federal, state, and/or local law or regulation. It is Kennametal Inc.'s policy to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

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