The hard-working second engineer, Venkatrangan’s right-hand man.
He’s got years of experience of running EVAs and driving work bees and the work pods that preceded them.
He’s from the same colony world as Tadahiro Honda originally, though he has now spent more of his life in flight and on stations than on any given planet.
The reason I have added a character wearing a Sikh turban was partly that turbans look cool, but also as a signal that not all Earth culture is been erased and replaced with vaguely Californian blandness during centuries between today and Trek. I am assuming Starfleet is a secular organization that can nevertheless accomodate some forms of cultral dress.