Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) Generation Management Systems Power Systems / Applications Consultant (Houston, TX) in Houston, Texas

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) is a fast-paced, growing, high technology company, headquartered in Medina, Minnesota. As a world leader in the Operations Technology (OT) field, OSI develops and supplies state-of-the-art energy management, optimization and control software solutions to energy utility companies worldwide.

In this position—located in our Houston, Texas office, responsibilities include:

  • Provide technical sales support of state-of-the-art DMS & OMS applications for real-time control systems and support functions for mission critical Client/Server Windows, Unix and Linux based systems.

  • Assist sales efforts in product demonstrations, system design, technical discussions and proposal/quote support.

  • Provide technical support for the design, planning, development, implementation, testing, training and commissioning of power system applications for GMS customers.

  • Analyze customer requirements and create a product implementation plan for the Power Systems applications on customer projects.

  • Ensure the delivery of high-quality applications to the customer.

  • Communicate with customers to facilitate the resolution of customer complaints, contract disputes and project issues.

  • Solve support-initiated and project-related customer support issues.


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Electrical Engineering with an emphasis in Power Systems.

  • 10+ years of experience in GMS.

  • Knowledge of power systems analysis and computer programming with at least an in introduction to ‘C’ programming.

  • Knowledge of electric utility operation, control and/or optimization is required.

  • Ability and flexibility to travel to domestic and international customer sites.

  • Strong customer service attitude and commitment to quality.

  • Strong technical background in automation, computers and public utilities.

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Excellent time management and project management skills with the ability to meet fixed deadlines.


OSI offers a comprehensive benefit package to our full-time regular employees. Benefits include health, dental, life and disability insurance, 401(k) matching, bonuses, profit sharing and a generous amount of paid time off and paid holidays. Additional perks include flexible work hours, employee events, fitness discounts, casual dress code, exciting travel opportunities, employee referral bonus programs, and more. Check out our Life at OSI Facebook page to see more.

As an employee of OSI you will have access to cutting edge technologies in a fun, professional, positive and dynamic work environment. We have excellent opportunities for growth and development.