Pune student bags dream job at Google

INGENUabhishekAbhishek Pant, 22, a final year computer science student of IIT Kharagpur who finished a 3-month internship at Google California earlier this year, has bagged a job with an annual package of Rs.2 crore, including stock options, at Google Inc.

Pant who was born and raised in the US before his family moved to Pune in 2006, went through rigorous rounds of interviews before being absorbed into the design solutions cell. He will now return to the US to pursue his career.

Pant said the journey from Pune to Kharagpur and on to Google Mount View in California was a great experience and the job offer is the icing on the cake.

Pant has not been assigned a project yet but will work with the design solutions team. Besides work Pant is also looking forward to the mix of cuisines and variety of food on offer on the company’s premises.

He will join the company in September next year.