We have a list of thousands of items from retail businesses that needs to be normalized and associated with a canonical product in our database. We will provide a large set of training data and you will provide model and guidance on using it in production. Implementation can be in R, python, or any other suitable tool. The end result should be a packaged service that can run on Azure or Amazon. Example data: name,price,productid Acme - Widget A,13.99,1 Widget A from Acme Inc,12.95,1 GloboCorp Widget,43.99,2 Widget A,15.00,1 GloboCorp's Best Widget,42.00,2 GC Widget,45.00,2 Widget A,15.00,? This is one piece of a large system with many more ML components to come. Looking for a smart and self-directed person that we can rely on and feed regular work to in the coming months.