Informational purposes only. Not an Original Certification

Application for Permanent
Employment Certification
ETA Form 9089

U.S. Department of Labor
Employment and Training
Administration

A. Refiling Instructions

Are you seeking to utilize the filing date from a previously submitted Application for Alien Employment Certification ( ETA 750)?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

1-A. If Yes, enter the previous filing date

 

1-B. Indicate the previous SWA or local office case number OR if not available, specify state where case was originally filed:

 

B. Schedule A or Sheepherder Information

Is this application in support of a Schedule A or Sheepherder occupation?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

If Yes, do NOT send this application to the Department of Labor. All applications in support of Schedule A or Sheepherder Occupations must be sent directly to the appropriate Department of Homeland Security Office.

C. Employer Information (Headquarters or main office)

1. Employer's name

PLUME DESIGN, INC. 

2. Address 1

290 S. CALIFORNIA AVENUE, SUITE 200 

Address 2

 

3. City

PALO ALTO 

State/Province

CA 

Country

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 

Postal Code

94306 

4. Phone Number

408-498-5512 

Extension

 

5. Number of employees

97 

6. Year commenced business

2015 

7. FEIN (Federal Employer Identification Number)

redacted field

8. NAICS code

541512 

9. Is the employer a closely held corporation, partnership, or sole propri etorship in which the alien has an ownership interest, or is there a familial relationship between the owners, stockholders, partners, corporate officers, incorporators, and the alien?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

D. Employer Contact Information (This section must be filled out. This information must be different from the agent or attorney information listed in Section E)

1. Contact's Last Name

WANG 

First Name

JESSICA 

Middle Initial

 

2. Address 1

290 S. CALIFORNIA AVENUE, SUITE 200 

Address 2

 

3. City

PALO ALTO 

State/Province

CA 

Country

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 

Postal Code

94306 

4. Phone Number

408-498-5512 

5. E-mail Address

JESSICA@PLUME.COM 

E. Agent or Attorney Information (If applicable)

1. Agent or attorney's Last Name

SEID 

First Name

MARCINE 

Middle Initial

2. Firm Name

LAW OFFICES OF MARCINE A. SEID 

3. Firm EIN

redacted field

4. Phone Number

4082719888 

Extension

 

5. Address 1

950 INDUSTRIAL AVENUE 

Address 2

 

6. City

PALO ALTO 

State/Province

CA 

Country

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 

Postal Code

94303 

7. E-mail Address

MARCINE@SEIDLAWGROUP.COM 

F. Prevailing Wage Information (as provided by the State Workforce Agency)

1. Prevailing wage tracking number
    (if applicable)

P10018129320575 

2. SOC/O*NET (OES) code

15-1133 

3. Occupation Title

Software Developers, Systems Software 

4. Skill Level

Level II 

5. Prevailing Wage

$ 125,050.00 

    Per

  • not checkedHour
  • not checkedWeekly
  • not checkedBi-weekly
  • not checkedMonth
  • checkedYear

6. Prevailing Wage Source

  • checkedOES
  • not checkedCBA
  • not checkedEmployer Conducted
  • not checkedDBA
  • not checkedSCA
  • not checkedOther

6-A. If Other is indicated in question 6,
     specify:

 

7. Determination Date

08/10/2018 

8. Expiration Date

06/30/2019 

G. Wage Offer Information

1. Offered Wage

From $ 150,000.00     To (optional) -

  Per

  • not checkedHour
  • not checkedWeekly
  • not checkedBi-weekly
  • not checkedMonth
  • checkedYear

H. Job Opportunity Information (Where work will be performed)

1. Primary Worksite (where work is
    to be performed) Address 1

290 S. CALIFORNIA AVENUE, SUITE 200 

Address 2

 

2. City

PALO ALTO 

State

CA 

Postal Code

94306 

3. Job Title

SR. DEVOPS ENGINEER 

4. Education: minimum level required

  •     
  • not checkedNone
  • not checkedHigh School
  • not checkedAssociate's
  • not checkedBachelor's
  • checkedMaster's
  • not checkedDoctorate
  • not checkedOther

4-A. If Other is indicated in question 4, specify the education required:

 

4-B. Major field of study

COMPUTER SCIENCE, COMPUTER ENGINEER, EE OR RELATED 

5. Is training required in the job opportunity?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

5-A. If Yes, number of months of training required:

 

5-B. Indicate the field of training

 

6. Is experience in the job offered required for the job?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

6-A. If Yes, number of months experience required:

 

7. Is there an alternate field of study that is acceptable?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

7-A. If Yes, specify the major field of study:

 

8. Is there an alternate combination of education and experience that is acceptable?

  • checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

8-A. If Yes, specify the alternate level of education required:

  •      
  • not checkedNone
  • not checkedHigh School
  • not checkedAssociate's
  • checkedBachelor's
  • not checkedMaster's
  • not checkedDoctorate
  • not checkedOther

8-B. If Other is indicated in question 8-A, Indicate the alternate level of education required:

 

8-C. If applicable, indicate the number of years experience acceptable in question 8:

9. Is a foreign educational equivalent acceptable?

  • checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

10. Is experience in an alternate occupation acceptable?

  • checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

10-A. If Yes, number of months experience in alternate occupation required:

24 

10-B. Identify the job title of the acceptable alternate occupation:

SR. DEVOPS ENGINEER, QA ENGINEER 2, SOFTWARE ENGINEER, TECHNICAL ASSOCIATE 

11. Job Duties - If submitting by mail, add attachment if necessary. Job duties description must begin in this space.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Take cloud based infrastructure from inception through to market readiness and beyond
• Build, scale and extend multi-datacenter monitoring using in-house/open source tools such as Nagios, Icinga2, Ganglia, Graphite and Grafana
o Write custom monitoring plugins to monitor databases, web servers, and other in-house platform services required for managing customer production
• Manage/monitor/maintain/scale AWS cloud infrastructure platform and the following services across multiple geographic regions
o EC2, S3, Route 53, Redshift, Elasticsearch, Spark, Hadoop, IAM, RDS/PostgreSQL
• Automate end to end infrastructure using cloud formation, terraform, cloud-init, autoscale and open source configuration management
o Write autoscale configurations to automatically provision customer production services
o Write configuration management formulas using Saltstack and Python
• Write automation tools in Python
• Manage operations source code and version controls using Git
• Manage and monitor open source database services: MongoDB, Cassandra, RabbitMQ, Kafka
o Configure monitoring, replication, clustering and automated deployment
• Administer employee authorization and authentication systems using OpenLDAP and OpenVPN
• Perform software updates for production code using Jenkins
• Assist Plume employees with technical issues (login access, application debugging, other general items that may come up on a day to day basis) 

12. Are the job opportunity's requirements normal for the occupation?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

If the answer to this question is No, the employer must be prepared to provide documentation demonstrating that the job requirements are supported by business necessity.
13. Is knowledge of a foreign language required to perform the job duties?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

If the answer to this question is Yes, the employer must be prepared to provide documentation demonstrating that the language requirements are supported by business necessity.
14. Specific skills or other requirements - If submitting by mail, add attachment if necessary. Skills description must begin in this space.

Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field of study + 2 years of related professional experience

In the alternative, company will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field of study + 5 years of related professional experience

Position also requires the following:
• 1 year (of the total required years of experience) must include DevOps and Infrastructure Engineering work including: deployment automation and knowledge of infrastructure services
• 1 year (of the total required years of experience) must include experience with a configuration management framework: Puppet, Chef, Saltstack or Ansible
• Experience using Jenkins for deployment
• Experience with databases, including MongoDB and Elasticsearch
• Development experience with open source tools such as Icinga2 and Nagios
• Solid foundation with Debian, Ubuntu and Enterprise Linux
• Senior level fluency in a programming language such as: Perl, Python, PHP, Ruby, C, C++ or Java
• Ability to work on a 24/7/365 on-call rotation
• Ability to think and solve problems

15. Does this application involve a job opportunity that includes a combination of occupations?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

16. Is the position identified in this application being offered to the alien identified in Section J?

  • checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

17. Does the job require the alien to live on the employer's premises?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

18. Is the application for a live-in household domestic service worker?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

18-A. If Yes, have the employer and the alien executed the required employment contract and has the employer provided a copy of the contract to the alien?

  • not checkedYes
  • not checkedNo
  • not checkedN/A

I. Recruitment Information

a. Occupation type - all must complete this section.

1. Is this application for a professional occupation, other than a college or university teacher? Professional occupation are those for which a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) is nomally required.

  • checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

2. Is this application for a college or university teacher?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

If Yes, complete question 2-A and 2-B below.
2-A. Did you select the candidate using a competitive recruitment and selection process?

  • not checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

2-B. Did you use the basic recruitment process for professional occupations?

  • not checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

b. Special Recruitment and Documentation Procedures for College and University Teachers - Complete only if the answer to question I.a.2-A is Yes.

3. Date alien selected:

 

4. Name and date of national professional journal in which advertisement was placed:

 

5. Specify additional recruitment information in this space. Add an attachment if necessary.

 

c. Professional/Non-Professional Information - Complete this section unless your answers to questions I.a.1 is No and I.2-B is Yes.

6. Start date for the SWA job order

11/30/2018 

7. End date for the SWA job order

01/02/2019 

8. Is there a Sunday edition of the newspaper in the area of
intended employment?

  • checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

9. Name of newspaper (of general circulation) in which the first advertisement was placed:

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS 

10. Date of first advertisement identified in question 9:

10/07/2018 

11. Name of newspaper or professional journal (if applicable) in which second advertisement was placed:

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS 

       
  • checkedNewspaper
  • not checkedJournal

12. Date of second newspaper advertisement or date of publication of journal identified in question 11:

10/14/2018 

d. Professional Recruitment Information - Complete if the answer to question I.a.1 is YES or if the answer to I.a.2-B is YES. Complete at least 3 of the items.

13. Dates advertised at job fair

From: - To: -

14. Dates of on-campus recruiting

From: - To: -

15. Dates posted on employer web site

From: 11/27/2018 To: 12/17/2018

16. Dates advertised with trade or professional organization

From: - To: -

17. Dates listed with job search web site

From: - To: -

18. Dates listed with private employment firm

From: - To: -

19. Dates advertised with employee referral program

From: - To: -

20. Dates advertised with campus placement office

From: 11/30/2018 To: 01/02/2019

21. Dates advertised with local or ethnic newspaper

From: 10/12/2018 To: 10/12/2018

22. Dates advertised with radio or TV ads

From: - To: -

e. General Information - All must complete this section.

23. Has the employer received payment of any kind for the submission of this application?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

23-A. If Yes, describe details of the payment including the amount, date and purpose of the payment:

 

24. Has the bargaining representative for workers in the occupation in which the alien will be employed been provided with notice of this filing at least 30 days but not more than 180 days before the date the application is filed?

  • not checkedYes
  • not checkedNo
  • checkedN/A

25. If there is no bargaining representative, has a notice of this filing been posted for 10 business days in a conspicuous location at the place of employment, ending at least 30 days before but not more than 180 days before the date the application is filed?

  • checkedYes
  • not checkedNo
  • not checkedN/A

26. Has the employer had a layoff in the area of intended employment in the occupation involved in this application or in a related occupation within the six months immediately preceding the filing of this application?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

26-A. If Yes, were the laid off U.S. workers notified and considered for the job opportunity for which certification is sought?

  • not checkedYes
  • not checkedNo
  • not checkedN/A

J. Alien Information (This section must be filled out. This information must be different from the agent or attorney information listed in Section E).

1. Alien's last name

redacted field

First Name

redacted field

Full middle name

redacted field

2. Current address 1

redacted field

Address 2

redacted field

3. City

SANTA CLARA 

State/Province

CA  

Country

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 

Postal Code

95050 

4. Phone number of current residence

redacted field

5. Country of citizenship

INDIA 

6. Country of birth

INDIA 

7. Alien's date of birth

redacted field

8. Class of admission

H-1B 

9. Alien registration number (A#)

redacted field

10. Alien admission number (I-94)

redacted field

11. Education: highest level achieved relevant to the requested occupation:

  •     
  • not checkedNone
  • not checkedHigh School
  • not checkedAssociate's
  • not checkedBachelor's
  • checkedMaster's
  • not checkedDoctorate
  • not checkedOther

11-A. If Other indicated in question 11, specify

 

12. Specify major field(s) of study

COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING 

13. Year relevant education completed

2014 

14. Institution where relevant education specified in question 11 was received

SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY 

15. Address 1 of conferring institution

500 EL CAMINO REAL 

  Address 2

 

16. City

SANTA CLARA 

  State/Province

CA  

  Country

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 

  Postal Code

95053 

17. Did the alien complete the training required for the requested job opportunity, as indicated in question H.5?

  • not checkedYes
  • not checkedNo
  • checkedN/A

18. Does the alien have the experience as required for the requested job opportunity indicated in question H.6?

  • not checkedYes
  • not checkedNo
  • checkedN/A

19. Does the alien possess the alternate combination of education and experience as indicated in question H.8?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo
  • not checkedN/A

20. Does the alien have the experience in an alternate occupation specified in question H.10?

  • checkedYes
  • not checkedNo
  • not checkedN/A

21. Did the alien gain any of the qualifying experience with the employer in a position substantially comparable to the job opportunity requested?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo
  • not checkedN/A

22. Did the employer pay for any of the alien's education or training necessary to satisfy any of the employer's job requirements for this position?

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

23. Is the alien currently employed by the petitioning employer?

  • checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

K. Alien Work Experience
List all jobs the alien has held during the past 3 years. Also list any other experience that qualifies the alien for the job opportunity for which the employer is seeking certification.

1. Employer Name

redacted field

2. Address 1

redacted field

     Address 2

redacted field

3. City State/Province Country Postal Code

redacted field

4. Type of Business

redacted field

5. Job Title

redacted field

6. Start Date

redacted field

7. End Date

redacted field

8. Number of hours worked per week

redacted field

9. Job Details (duties performed, use of tools, machines, equipment, skills, qualifications, certifications, licenses, etc. Include the phone number of the employer and the name of the alien's supervisor.)

redacted field

L. Alien Declaration

I declare under penalty of perjury that Sections J and K are true and correct. I understand that to knowingly furnish false information in the preparation of this form and any supplement thereto or to aid, abet, or counsel another to do so is a federal offense punishable by a fine or imprisonment up to five years or both under 18 U.S.C. §§ 2 and 1001. Other penalties apply as well to fraud or misuse of ETA immigration documents and to perjury with respect to such documents under 18 U.S.C. §§ 1546 and 1621. In addition, I further declare under penalty of perjury that I intend to accept the position offered in Section H of this application if a labor certification is approved and I am granted a visa or an adjustment of status based on this application.
1. Alien's last name

redacted field

First name

redacted field

Full middle name

redacted field

2. Signature Date signed

redacted field

Note - The signature and date signed do not have to be filled out when electronically submitting to the Department of Labor for processing, but must be complete when submitting by mail. If the application is submitted electronically, any resulting certification MUST be signed immediately upon receipt from DOL before it can be submitted to USCIS for final processing.

M. Declaration of Preparer

1. Was the application completed by the employer? If No, you must complete this section.

  • not checkedYes
  • checkedNo

I hereby certify that I have prepared this application at the direct request of the employer listed in Section C and that to the best of my knowledge the information contained herein is true and correct. I understand that to knowingly furnish false information in the preparation of this form and any supplement thereto or to aid, abet, or counsel another to do so is a federal offense punishable by a fine, imprisonment up to five years or both under 18 U.S.C. §§ 2 and 1001. Other penalties apply as well to fraud or misuse of ETA immigration documents and to perjury with respect to such documents under 18 U.S.C. §§ 1546 and 1621.
2. Preparer's last name

SEID 

First Name

MARCINE 

Middle initial

3. Title

ATTORNEY 

4. E-mail address

MARCINE@SEIDLAWGROUP.COM 

5. Signature

  • not checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

Date signed

 

Note - The signature and date signed do not have to be filled out when electronically submitting to the Department of Labor for processing, but must be complete when submitting by mail. If the application is submitted electronically, any resulting certification MUST be signed immediately upon receipt from DOL before it can be submitted to USCIS for final processing.

N. Employer Declaration

By virtue of my signature below, I HEREBY CERTIFY the following conditions of employment: 1. The offered wage equals or exceeds the prevailing wage and I will pay at least the prevailing wage. 2. The wage is not based on commissions, bonuses or other incentives, unless I guarantees a wage paid on a weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly basis that equals or exceeds the prevailing wage. 3. I have enough funds available to pay the wage or salary offered the alien. 4. I will be able to place the alien on the payroll on or before the date of the alien's proposed entrance into the United States. 5. The job opportunity does not involve unlawful discrimination by race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, handicap, or citizenship. 6. The job opportunity is not: a. Vacant because the former occupant is on strike or is being locked out in the course of a labor dispute involving a work stoppage; or b. At issue in a labor dispute involving a work stoppage. 7. The job opportunity's terms, conditions, and occupational environment are not contrary to Federal, state or local law. 8. The job opportunity has been and is clearly open to any U.S. worker. 9. The U.S. workers who applied for the job opportunity were rejected for lawful job-related reasons. 10. The job opportunity is for full-time, permanent employment for an employer other than the alien. I hereby designate the agent or attorney identified in section E (if any) to represent me for the purpose of labor certification and, by virtue of my signature in Block 3 below, I take full responsibility for the accuracy of any representations made by my agent or attorney. I declare under penalty of perjury that I have read and reviewed this application and that to the best of my knowledge the information contained herein is true and accurate. I understand that to knowingly furnish false information in the preparation of this form and any supplement thereto or to aid, abet, or counsel another to do so is a federal offense punishable by a fine or imprisonment up to five years or both under 18 U.S.C. §§ 2 and 1001. Other penalties apply as well to fraud or misuse of ETA immigration documents and to perjury with respect to such documents under 18 U.S.C. §§ 1546 and 1621.
1. Last name

KOCAMAN 

First name

MURAT 

Middle initial

 

2. Title

CFO 

3. Signature

  • not checkedYes
  • not checkedNo

Date signed

 

Note - The signature and date signed do not have to be filled out when electronically submitting to the Department of Labor for processing, but must be complete when submitting by mail. If the application is submitted electronically, any resulting certification MUST be signed immediately upon receipt from DOL before it can be submitted to USCIS for final processing.