Sheena Dixon began her career at General Dynamics Canada after earning a bachelor of science degree in geomatics engineering from the University of Calgary.
She joined NovAtel in 2006 as a systems engineer in the aviation department, working on reference GNSS receivers and participating in the early development of Galileo reference receivers. Dixon joined the company’s applications engineering group in 2008, where she provided technical assistance to customers using and integrating NovAtel’s OEM products.
Dixon eventually specialized in SPAN GNSS/INS product applications, including unmanned vehicle navigation, hydrographic survey, aerial survey, and mobile mapping. She is now the SPAN technical lead in the applications engineering group.