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Question:

Which type of hacker is Joe considered to be in the case:
Joe works as a security engineer at a company. Joe learns that his employer is downsizing and that he will be laid off soon. Joe installs viruses and begins deleting data and settings across the network, with little care about being caught.

A Suicide hacker
Explaination

A suicide hacker is unconcerned about being caught. These individuals don't care about jail time or punishment. While they are occasionally associated with a political or religious group or function, other times they are simply angry people seeking to create an entity to pay for several perceived wrongdoing.