Joe Chess was a Starfleet officer in the 24th century.
In 2371, he was a crewmember aboard the USS Voyager. He was among the crew stranded in the Delta Quadrant, when Voyager was forcefully brought there by the Caretaker. In that year, his name was listed on a crew manifest. (VOY: "Projections", crew manifest)
In 2372, as a lieutenant, he was listed on the Planetary Geosciences Division duty roster. (VOY: "Parturition")
This character was only mentioned in writing.
He was named after camera operator Joe Chess