Narkuti Deepti, a Hyderabad native, was selected for the post of Software Development Engineer at Microsoft's headquarters as part of the campus interview recruitment conducted recently. However, what was more interesting was that she will receive a whopping salary of Rs 2 Crore per annum and will join the Microsoft headquarters at Seattle tomorrow on May 17.
Deepti who hails from Hyderabad completed her Engineering from Osmania College of Engineering and worked as Software Engineer at JPMorgan Chase for three years before she moved to the United States to pursue her Masters. She earned a scholarship and finished her master's degree in computer science from the University of Florida recently.
In the campus interviews, Deepti was selected for Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, and Amazon, but she chose Microsoft as her first preference. Microsoft representatives recognized Deepti's abilities and offered her the Software Development Engineer (SDE) grade-2 group position, offering a salary of Rs 2 crore per year.
Deepti's father, Dr. Venkanna works as a forensic expert in the Hyderabad Police Commissionerate.
As stated in her LinkedIn profile, Narkuti Deepti loves coding and strongly believes that technology can greatly help in solving day-to-day problems, which can impact and transform the lives of the people.