Indian woman Deepthi Narkuti is grabbing headlines for her whopping salary package offered by the multinational tech giant Microsoft.
Deepthi who hails from Hyderabad has bagged the job at Microsoft with a stupendous salary of Rs 2 crore per annum.
She has been selected as a software development engineer grade-2 group at Microsoft.
Deepthi will be working at the MS headquarters in Seattle, USA.
According to reports, Deepthi had already been receiving several offers from AAA-rated companies while she was doing postgraduate studies in MS (Computers) from the University of Florida. These top-rated companies included Goldman and Sachs, Amazon.
After thinking about the best offer, Deepthi decided to take up the job offered by Microsoft.
She has joined the company on May 17. Reportedly, she had earlier worked as Microsoft Student Associate in 2014-15.
As per The Hans India, Deepthi has received the highest salary package among 300 students who got placed during the campus placement at the University of Florida.
More about Deepthi’s success:
Deepthi had completed her B.Tech degree from Hyderabad’s Osmania College of Engineering.
After her graduation, the Hyderabadi girl had also joined JP Morgan, an American investment bank and financial service company, as a software engineer. After three years of her service, she decided to take complete her higher education. Following significant effort, Deepthi got a scholarship at the University of Florida where she pursued her MS program.
Deepthi believes that technology can have a significant impact in transforming lives. Talking about her family, Deepthi’s biggest support is her father, who is a forensic expert in the Hyderabad Police Commissionerate.