Deepthi Narkuti, a Hyderabadi girl, has been hired by Microsoft as a software engineer at the international tech giant's headquarters in Seattle, USA, with an annual salary of Rs. 2 crore. She received her MS (Computers) degree from the University of Florida. Aside from her job at Microsoft, she had other offers from AAA-rated or extremely large corporations in the United States, such as Amazon and Goldman Sachs.
Prior to going to The university of Florida, she obtained her B Tech from Osmania College of Engineering in Hyderabad, following which she worked as a software engineer for JP Morgan, an American investment bank and financial services firm. According to reports, she had worked as a Microsoft Student Associate in 2014-2015. Her father, Dr. Venkanna, works as a forensic specialist for the Hyderabad Police Commission.
Deepthi bagged the highest yearly compensation package among the 300 students chosen at the campus interview at the University of Florida, according to a report by The Hans India.