Engels parasuited to the Mesa Hub along the rest of Coughlin's team.
Engels, alongside several members of the Extraction Team and QA were holding off Wyatt's gang as they entered the Mesa Hub. He and his managed to shoot several members of the gang, including Clementine Pennyfeather. He saw Angela and followed her into the Cradle. Angela managed to lure him close by seducing him and the pulled the pin of one of his grenades, killing both and destroying the Cradle.
Engels appeared to have a cocky personality, seeming very overconfident during the fight againts the hosts. He managed to incapacitate Clementine Pennyfeather, and "killed" several other members of Wyatt's gang. Despite this, he was easily seduced by Angela, which led to his demise.