In addition to the 300 other candidates, Deepthi Narkuti was offered the highest package by Microsoft, a US-based technology giant, in 2021.
In 2021, Deepthi Narkuti, a girl from Hyderabad, made history when she received a job offer from Microsoft with a salary package of Rs. 2 crore. Ms. Narkuti was hired as a Grade-2 Software Development Engineer at Microsoft’s Seattle office and continues to work there, according to her LinkedIn profile.
Ms. Narkuti pursued her MS degree at the University of Florida. As per reports, she also received job offers from Goldman Sachs and Amazon. Among the 300 candidates offered jobs by Microsoft, Ms. Narkuti was offered the highest salary package by the US-based tech giant.
Prior to pursuing her MS at the University of Florida, Ms. Narkuti worked as a software engineer at JP Morgan.
In the “About” section of her LinkedIn profile, Ms. Narkuti expresses her passion for coding and a strong belief that technology can be a powerful tool in solving everyday problems. She believes that this can have a significant impact on transforming people’s lives for the better.
Ms. Narkuti earned her B.Tech degree from Osmania College of Engineering in Hyderabad. Her father works as a forensic expert in the Hyderabad Police Commissionerate.
Deepthi Narkuti also worked as a student associate with Microsoft from June 2014 to June 2015.