A Hyderabad based techie got a job at Microsoft with a whopping salary of Rs 2 crore per annum. She will join as a software engineer at the multinational tech giant's headquarters in Seattle, USA. Deepthi will start her job on May 17 in Seattle.
Deepthi Narkuti recently finished her post-graduation in MS (Computers) from the University of Florida where she received several offers from AAA-rated companies in the US like Amazon and Goldman Sachs, apart from Microsoft.
Before joining University of Florida, she had completed her BTech from Osmania College of Engineering in Hyderabad after which she had joined JP Morgan, an American investment bank and financial services company, as a software engineer. After working there for three years, she decided to pursue higher learning and left the job. She earned a scholarship and went to the US to pursue an MS program.
She had also earlier worked as Microsoft Student Associate in 2014-2015. Her father Dr Venkanna is a forensic expert in the Hyderabad Police Commissionerate.
Deepthi received the highest annual salary package among the 300 students who got selected during the campus interview at the University of Florida.