After his battle against the Avengers, he was locked up along with many of Strucker's agents. He, along with some of the others, were later broken out of the prison transport by the Crimson Cowl, who recruited them into the Masters of Evil division of HYDRA under her and Baron Zemo.
Jackhammer wore a exosuit that allowed him to simulate the following powers:
- Enhanced Stamina
- Enhanced Durability
- Enhanced Speed
- Enhanced Strength
- Data Analysis: A link to the HYDRA net which gives allows him to up link with it.