Alumni Board

Tod Courtney

Tod Courtney

Alumni Board Member
  • BSEE '94, MS '96

Tod Courtney is the Lead Engineer at Jump Labs, the Champaign-based office of Jump Trading, LLC. His responsibilities include the creation and management of an internship program that will offer students from ECE and other departments at the University of Illinois the opportunity to work on the challenging software, hardware and data-science problems that exist in financial trading systems.


Courtney’s career has focused on software development in the areas of computer-based simulation and high performance computing.  Prior to joining Jump Trading in early 2015, Courtney was a partner and senior engineer in Delcross Technologies, LLC, a computational electromagnetics software company recently acquired by ANSYS, Inc. Earlier in his career, he worked as a software engineer in the Coordinated Science Lab at the University of Illinois and DEMACO, Inc, another Champaign-based startup company. 


Outside of work, Courtney enjoys volunteering for a variety of local charitable organizations and spending time outdoors skiing, canoeing, and hiking.

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